Posts with tag AKC Junior

Leadingedge Dog Show Academy, Mastering the Leash

There is a special code at the end of the article! Ever looked at certain lead and wonder how do you do handle this leash? Ever ponder on better methods to use the lead to allow better movement? Have you ever looked at a dog with lots of skin and wondered could this cloth lead work?… read more

Thank You for the Wonderful Warm Welcome!

Hi, my name is Karissa Groves, I am a junior handler and an avid dog show enthusiast.  I began dog showing at 9 years old, with a miniature wire-haired dachshund named Sherman, who I showed in both breed and juniors and was fortunate enough to secure many breed wins, as well as group and junior… read more

Performance Juniors in the Spotlight

This past week I essentially dedicated DFR to acknowledging the future of our sport – the junior handler – here and here. Today I’d like to take the time to recognize those juniors involved in the performance side of things. It seems as though so many young handlers in the dog fancy today take a liking… read more