Dogs revel in day of competing
The Tokoroa Dog Training Club hosted its annual Agility and Jumpers Champ Show.
Despite the weather the weekend was a great success with 1458 entries and about 400 dogs. People entered from as far north as Whangarei and as far south as Wellington. Top dog winners: Starters: Catherine Dillon and Zing (Auckland).
Novice: Hayley Rohde and Charm (Pukekohe).
Intermediate: Chelsea Marriner and Spy (Rotorua)
Senior: Chelsea Marriner and Quest (Rotorua).
Jumpers C: Shaneka Kelly and Turbo (Auckland).
Jumpers B: Debbie Mcfarlane and Thanx (Tauranga). Local place getters: Starters 1: Rochelle Jager and Luka, 10th.
Starters 2: Rochelle Jager and Luka, 2nd.
Novice 1: Rochelle Jager and Luka, 2nd.
Novice 2: Rochelle Jager and Luka, 1st, Amanda Benson and Diva, 4th.
Jumpers C1: Rochelle Jager and Luka, 2nd, Amanda Benson and Ben, 7th.
Jumpers C2: Rochelle Jager and Luka, 1st, Amanda Benson and Diva, 12th.
Intermediate1: Amanda Benson and Jim, 15th.
Jumpers B2: Amanda Benson and Jim, 12th.
WHAT A SHOW: Rochelle Jager, right, and her dog Luka with guest judge ‘‘Martin’’ dressed in drag.