Posts with tag Performance

Achieving Goals with Dreams, Focus & Occasionally Letting Go

“Set a goal so big you can’t achieve it until you grow into the person who can.” -unknown I was told many years ago by a friend that the reason I hadn’t reached my goals yet was because I wanted them too much. That I was too focused. I needed to forget about it, to… read more

Greatness Lives Within Us

“Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” — Wilma Rudolph, U.S. gold medalist in track and field At some point we’ve all been made to feel that greatness was not meant for… read more

Sniper’s Raging Thunder, owned by Chris Gilmer of Delight, Ark., and handled by John Stuart, earned the title 2013 UKC Squirrel Dog World Champion last month in Tell City, Ind. Photo © UKC.

Young Dog Wins UKC Squirrel Dog Title

The UKC Squirrel Dog World Championship was a good event for all of the hunters entered, but it was particularly spectacular for Chris Gilmer of Delight, Ark. Three dogs that he owns or co-owns placed in the top 10 during the two-day event early last month in Tell City, Ind. Two of those dogs took… read more


A Life in Dogs – Dog Event Management, That Is

Kathy Carson leads a pretty amazing life. Ask anyone who knows her. She lives in beautiful Ketchum, Idaho, with her husband, Paul, and has for decades. Her son, Cassidy, just started college in Utah. She has a beautiful young, red merle Australian Shepherd, Navrock Coup de Foudre, who has tons of conformation and agility potential…. read more