New title for Steve!

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  1. elegy

    elegy overdogged

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    Flyball Master Steve!

    My boy ran his heart out for me today. This weekend was the first time he's ever passed on a dog in a tournament. He's not done very much of it in practice, either, and I was pretty much clueless, which made things... interesting. He was very wound yesterday, stressed by the dog he was passing into because she came back growling and shaking her ball at him, and bobbled a bunch of times (mostly just small ones). But today he had his head together, ran totally clean both on his team and then as backup for another team, finished his 5000 point title, and made me ever so proud!

    (Also pretty proud of myself that when we subbed him in as start dog to try to gain some speed against a better team, I threw down a 0.03 start and a 0.04 start. Heck yeah.)
     
  2. Renee750il

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    WAY TO RUN, STEVE!!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  3. Moth

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    Congratulations to you and Steve.

    ...he looks very pleased with himself as well :D
     
  4. Chewbecca

    Chewbecca feel the magic

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    YAY for you and Steve!!!!!
    Awesomeness! <3
     
  5. Baxter'smybaby

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    woot! congrats! (and look at that smile on Steve!)
     
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    Yay Steve! Well done to you both!
     
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    Awesome! Congratulations!!!
     
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    Congrats to both of you! He is such a star!
     
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    Congratulations Steve and Katie! :)
     
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    Whoo-hoo!!! Good boy Steve! Man that's an awesome looking rosette.
     
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    Steve is a total flyball machine! He looks totally thrilled. Congrats!
     
  12. AdrianneIsabel

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    Wooooooo! Go Steve!!
     
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    Yay Steve!! Congrats to you both!
     
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    Congratulations!
     
  15. elegy

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    Thanks guys! I'm so happy to have finished his title somewhere that actually gave ribbons! :p
     
  16. Barb04

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    Congrats! You both should be proud!
     
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    I just saw this. Huge congrats!!!
     
  18. RD

    RD Are you dead yet?

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    Wooo!
     
  19. MafiaPrincess

    MafiaPrincess Obvious trollsare Obvious

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    Aww congrats!!!
     
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    Congrats to Steve and to you!!
     

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