This is Dog Quest's 2008 Great Achievements page. My intention is to create a timeline of notable Dog Quest achievements with the most recent on top to help us bear in mind the thought - what have you done lately? Click here for an impressive listing of the complete Dog Quest timeline without the pictures. Dog Quest | 2642 Bernardo Avenue, Escondido, California, 92029 | 760-489-0537 | [email protected]
Big Congratulations to Dog Quest student "Taylor" a sheltie handled by Shirley Sousa from San Diego. Taylor earned the North American Dog Agility Council (NADAC) Agility Trial Champion title (NATCH) on March 15, 2008!
On March 22, 2008 Charley, handled by Anne Platt (pictured left), earned his American Kennel Club (AKC) Master Agility Champion title for the third time (MACH3). Then on the following weekend, they traveled to Tulsa, OK to compete in the AKC National Agility Championship. After three rounds of competition, they earned the right to compete against the best of the best in the AKC finals on March 30th, 2008, coming in 12th out of the 137 dogs in their jump height division.
Anne Platt and her Papillon ADCH Charley win the USDAA Northwest Regional on 06/29/08!
By winning this regional event Charley has earned a spot into the finals of the USDAA Nationals in Scottsdale, AZ at the end of October.
Congratulations to Dog Quest students - Mike Fitch & Karena Kosco for earning the AKC Master Agility Championship 3 (MACH3) title on their Italian Greyhound "Cedar". They achieved this title on 07/05/2008 just a few days over 6 months since achieving MACH2. Another "Wow" for this dog! Click here if you would like to learn more about how this title is achieved.
On July 13, 2008 Cedar continues to impress the crowd as he finishes up his USDAA Agility Dog Championship (ADCH) title!
Way to go MACH3, ADCH Cedar!
It's all happening so fast. I didn't even have time to change your picture on the web page.
July 26, 2008 two Dog Quest students - Jean Eichenlaub from San Diego with her Border Collie "Dixon" and Julee Blair from Escondido with her Golden Retriever "Ellie" both achieved their American Kennel Club (AKC) Master Agility Championship (MACH) title on 07/26/08. Click here if you would like to learn more about how this championship title is achieved.
Jean Eichenlaub with her amazing triple Champion dog - MACH, ADCH, NATCH Dixon!
Julee Blair with MACH Ellie!
Click here to watch their Excellent B Standard run where they took 1st place and completed the requirements for the AKC Master Agility Championship (MACH) title. On 08/31/08 "Summer"a Pembroke Welsh Corgi handled by Anne Platt earned her AKC Master Agility Championship 2 (MACH2) title . Click here to find out how this title is earned. Click here to watch Summer's 08/31/08 Excellent B Standard run, and here to watch her 40th Double Q JWW run with her traditional MACH celebration lap around the ring.
November 2, 2008 Charley a Papillon handled by Anne Platt of Escondidio, CA places 4th in the United States Dog Agility Association (USDAA) 2008 Grand Prix of Dog Agility Championship.
November 1, 2008 Millie a Sheltie handled by Gayle Anderson of San Marcos, CA competed in the United States Dog Agility Association (USDAA) 2008 Performance Speed Jumping Championship Finals.
November 1, 2008 Charley a Paplillon handled by Anne Platt from Escondido, CA places 3rd in the United States Dog Agility Association (USDAA) 2008 Steeplechase Championship.
December 14, 2008 "Cedar", an Italian greyhound, handled by Karena Kosco and Mike Fitch takes 4th place in the 2008 AKC Dog Agility Invitational finals. AND his complete run was shown on Animal Planet!