Wordless Wednesday: Winning Dog Nose

Yorkie shows off nosework

This is our Alaskan Yorkie friend Jillie showing off her Level 1 Nosework certification ribbon, proving she has beauty and brains. In a group of 22 dogs, mostly larger breeds, she was one of six to pass all four stages of the trial. Quite a feat for a girl who has been training for less than a year, and who had no formal classes. Jillie was a last-minute stand-in for her Yorkie nosework star brother, Eddie, who had a leg injury. The four stages of the trial include a house … Continue reading