Posts with tag dock diving

Dock Diving: Something for Everyone!

Dock diving or dock jumping; call it what you will. Overall it’s just too much fun, and not just for the dogs! It’s fun for the handler, the dog and every single person watching! Although popular in the United Kingdom and Australia, this sport started in the U.S. in 1997 at the Incredible Dog Challenge…. read more

Sparx, a Border Collie from Windsor, Colo., jumped farther than any other dog during the 11 distance jumps held by Splash Dogs. He leapt 24 feet for his owner, Ken Hauff. Photo by Michael Curran, © ClickerLogic. //link “ClickerLogic” to //

Agility Dogs and Handlers Meet in Colorado for 2012 USDAA Event

A colorful, tent-filled nine acres of grass and turf greeted 900 agility dogs and 600 handlers for the USDAA World Cynosport Games in Commerce City, Colo. Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, about 20 miles west of the airport in Denver, was the site for the annual competition, which also features other canine sports. “The outdoor venue… read more


Run, Jump, Splash: Dock Diving’s Fun for Just About Everyone

Remember running down the dock and jumping into the lake when you were a kid? How about springing off the diving board into a cool pool on a hot summer day? Just a little bit of danger, a burst of energy as you take off, then the giddiness of hitting the water and the exhilaration… read more