Keaton came to us from www.bordercollierescueontario.com in August of 2007 as a very enthusiastic 14 month old pup. He caught on to agility VERY quickly and entered the AAC Ontario regionals in May 2009,qualifying for Nationals!
In his first trial at Jumping for Joy dogsports, he earned "Q's" in starters team,starters jumpers and starters snooker and starters standard.
March 28, 2010 Keaton earned 4/4 "Q's" at the Poodle Farm CARO trial. Rally advanced scores of 189,189,193 for a RAMCL title. Thanks goes to Gabi and Zip for our first novice team leg!
May 15, 2010, at Tollhaven Learning Centre, Keaton earned his Expert Gamble Bronze title!
June 20, 2010 at MAC, under judge Carole Cote, Keaton earns his MJDC title!
December 13, 2010 at Royackers, under judge Sarah Mairs-Heaslip, 2 Master snooker Q's to earn MSDC and his ATChC.
March 20, 2011, at the Poodle Farm CARO trial, Keaton earns two more Excellent legs and is now CRXMCL.
Thanks to judges Linda Barton and Lorraine Purnell.
USDAA: AD, DAM team qualifier 2010, 2011, 2012 , 2013
Feb 25, 2012 at Royackers; Expert Steeplechase Bronze
Feb, 26 2012 Poodle Farm CARO trial, Canadian Rally Versatility title
Mar. 18, 2012 Poodle Farm CARO trial, Canadian Rally Advanced Team
June 2012 Poodle Farm CARO trial, Canadian Rally Excellent Team
Aug. 4, 2012 Acton Agility, Expert Jumper Bronze, Bronze versatility award
AAC - MADC, MGDC, MJDC, MSDC, ATChC, CARO - RAMCL,CRVMCL, CRS, CREXT
An untimely accident took this wonderful dog from me at the peak of his career. The is a saying that a talented dog makes you a far better handler and Keaton made me look very good. Miss you big guy.