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-- Rose  continued her wins by earning her Outstanding Intro Barrelers (O-BR-I) title in NADAC agility at the In The Zone trial in Springfield, IL. Way to go Rose and
Colleen! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I.  
April 16 - 17, 2016
March 18 - 20, 2016
April 22 - 24, 2016
-- Dodger  starts off 2016 with a bang by getting Winners Dog at the Land O'Lakes Kennel Club dog show in St. Paul MN, on Friday and again on Sunday. Woo-hoo
Dodger!! Dodger is owned by Renee Ward and handled by Karen MacDonald.
-- Rose  was on the road again and earned her Open Tunnelers (TN-O) title at the NADAC agility trial hosted by Laughing Dog Agility in Autaugaville, AL. So proud of
Rose and Colleen - what a great team!! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O.
January 24, 2016
January 8 - 10, 2016
-- Rose  headed for Conyers, Georgia where she earned her Novice Jumpers (NJC) title at the Circle of Friends NADAC agility trial. Way to go Rose and Colleen! Rose's
new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC.  
February 5, 2016
-- Rose  earned her Elite Tunnelers (TN-E) title at the Fun-raiser agility NADAC trial in Hutchinson, KS. Nice going Rose and Colleen! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild
Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E.
February 27, 2016
-- Rose  was busy on a long weekend in March earning her Intro Barrelers (BR-I) and her Outstanding Intro Chances (O-ICC) titles in NADAC agility at the Fun-raiser trial,
literally in her own back yard in Cookeville, TN. Congratulations Rose and Colleen, and also congratulations on organizing a successful fund raiser agility trial!!! Rose's
new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC.   
-- Rose  headed from Illinois to the ACE NADAC agility trial in Evansville, IN where she earned several more titles to add to her name - Novice Hoopers (HP-N),
Outstanding Intro Regular (O-IAC), and her Outstanding Elite Tunnelers (O-TN-E). Way to show them how it's done Rose and Colleen! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild
Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC, O-TN-E.
-- Rose  was once again in her back yard in Cookeville, TN where she earned her Intro Touch N Go (TG-I) title and Intro X Hoopers (XHP-I) title at the NADAC Fun-raiser
trial. Congratulations Rose and Colleen on a job well done, and also for putting on another successful fund raiser agility trial!!! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish
Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-XBR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I.
May 6 - 8, 2016
-- Dodger  joined his sister Rose in her backyard in Cookeville, TN to earn his Intro Regular (IAC) and Intro Touch N Go (TG-I) titles at the NADAC Fun-raiser trial.
Congratulations Dodger and Renee on a job well done!! Dodger's new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger O-TN-I O-WV-I IJC HP-I CL1-F IAC TG-I.
-- Dodger  continued on his 'title earning roll' and earned his Novice Jumpers (NJC), Outstanding Touch N Go (O-TG-I), and  Novice Weavers (WV-N) titles in NADAC
agility at the In The Zone agility trial in Springfield, IL. Good boy Dodger and nice handling Renee!! Dodger's new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger IAC ICC NJC TN-N WV-N
O-TG-I HPI BR-I CL1-F.
April 2 - 3, 2016
March 25 - 27, 2016
-- Dodger  headed to the Laughing Dog Agility trial in Autaugaville, AL where he earned his Intro Chances (ICC), Novice Tunnelers (TN-N), and Intro Barrelers  (BR-I)
titles in NADAC agility. Very impressive work Dodger and Renee!! Dodger's new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger IAC ICC O-WV-I IJC TN-N TG-I HPI BR-I CL1-F.
-- Dodger was also in Rose's backyard in Cookeville, TN, where this time he earned his Outstanding Intro Regular (IAC) title in NADAC agility at the Fun-raiser trial. Great
teamwork Dodger and Renee!! Dodger's new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger O-IAC ICC NJC TN-N WV-N O-TG-I HP-I BR-I CL1-F
July 2, 2016
-- Dodger traveled to Rochester, MN where he earned his CL1-H in NADAC agility at the FKPS CPE trial. Pretty impressive work by Dodger and Renee!! Dodger's new
name is Emerald Artfull Dodger O-ICC NJC O-IAC O-TG-I TN-N WV-N HP-I BR-I CL1-F CL1-H.
-- Rose  earned her Superior Intro Chances (S-ICC) and Superior Intro Barrelers (S-BR-I) titles at a NADAC agility Fun-raiser trial at Purina Farms in Gary Summit, MO.
Woo-hoo Rose and Colleen on the new titles!!  Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N
O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I.
May 28 - 30, 2016
July 15, 2016
-- Vella got Winners Bitch on Friday at the Duluth Kennel Club conformation show in Duluth MN, her first show since she was 14 weeks old! Nice job little girlie!!

Vella is from our July 2015 litter by IntCH NatCH Dashing Vision (Viz) x IntCH NatCH Wildblue Milis Orain of Emerald (Tulla).
-- Dodger  earned yet another agility title! He was in Burnsville, MN at the South Paws CPE agility trial where he earned his CL1-R title. Congratulations Dodger and
Renee!! Dodger's new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger O-ICC NJC O-IAC O-TG-I TN-N WV-N HP-I BR-I CL1-F CL1-H CL1-R.

Dodger made the switch from agility on Saturday to conformation on Sunday, taking
Winners Dog and Best of Winners at the Kennel Club of Freeborn County dog
show in Albert Lea, MN for a 4 point major win. Nicely done Dodger!! Dodger is owned by Renee Ward and was expertly handled by Karen MacDonald.
August 13 - 14, 2016
November 19, 2016
October 16, 2016
September 24, 2016
September 16, 2016
August 25, 2016
September 10 - 11, 2016
-- Dodger is a UKC CHAMPION!! Not only did Dodger earn his UKC Championship title at the Northern Lights American Eskimo UKC conformation show, but he took a
Group 3 win in the first show and a Group 2 win in the second show.  Woo-hoo Dodger!! Dodger is owned by Renee Ward and was handled by Karen MacDonald.
Dodger's new name is UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger ACT2 O-ICC NJC O-IAC O-TG-I TN-N WV-N HP-I BR-I CL1-F CL1-H CL1-R CL1-S.
-- Dodger took Winners Dog and Best of Winners under Judge Dr. Steve Keating at the Minneapolis Kennel Club show. It was a 3 point
major win and Dodger is a new
AKC Champion!! He is now AKC CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger  ACT2 O-ICC NJC O-IAC O-TG-I O-TN-N
WV-N HP-I BR-I CL2-F CL2-H CL2-R CL1-S. A HUGE congratulations to Dodger and owner Renee Ward. We are so proud of them. Also, our
compliments to Karen MacDonald for handling Dodger to his championship. What a great way to close out the year!!
-- Dodger  took Winners Dog and Best of Winners at the North Star Kennel Club, Lake Elmo, MN for another point towards his AKC championship. Way to go Dodger!!
Dodger is owned by Renee Ward and handled by Karen MacDonald.
-- Dodger  was back at agility again at the FKPS CPE trial in Rochester, MN earning his CL1-S. Congratulations Dodger!!  Dodger's new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger
O-ICC NJC O-IAC O-TG-I TN-N WV-N HP-I BR-I CL1-F CL1-H CL1-R CL1-S.
-- Dodger  stepped it up a bit and took the AKC Agility Course Level 2 (ACT2) test. He passed with flying colors and his new name is Emerald Artfull Dodger  ACT2 O-ICC
NJC O-IAC O-TG-I TN-N WV-N HP-I BR-I CL1-F CL1-H CL1-R CL1-S.
-- Dodger  showed how it's done at the Isanti, MN MMBC CPE trial by earning his CL2-F and CL2-H titles. Way to go Dodger and Renee!
Dodger's new name is UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger ACT2 O-ICC NJC O-IAC O-TG-I O-TN-N WV-N HP-I BR-I CL2-F CL2-H CL1-R CL1-S.
December 31, 2016 and January 1 2017
-- Dodger earned his Novice Hoopers title (HP-N) and Novice Regular Agility title (NAC) at the MMBC NADAC trial. Dodger's name is now AKC
CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger  ACT2 O-ICC NJC NAC O-IAC O-TG-I O-TN-N WV-N HP-N BR-I CL2-F CL2-H CL2-R CL1-S. What a way
to end the year. Congratulations to owner Renee Ward on a successful and impressive year with Dodger!!
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-- Rose  earned her Superior Intro Hoopers (S-HP-I) title at a NADAC Fun-raiser trial at Cookeville. Congrats Rose and Colleen on the new title!!  Rose's new name is
Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I.
June 4, 2016
-- Rose  earned her Intro Weavers (WV-I) title on a NADAC run at her home in Cookeville, TN. Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N
HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I. Rose also earned her
Intro Versatility Award*. A huge
congratulations to Rose and Colleen on the new title and award!!
* A Versatility Award is earned when all basic titles are earned in every class of one level. In this case, Rose has earned all titles in the first level of Intro in Regular Agility,
Jumpers, Chances, Weavers, Tunnelers and Touch N Go.
June 21, 2016
-- Rose  earned her Outstanding Hoopers Novice (O-HP-N) title at the K9 Corps NADAC trial in Hortonville, WI. Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F
TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I  WV-I
 O-HP-N S-HP-I. In addition, Rose earned
her
1000 Lifetime Points Award. Is that impressive or what!?!
July 22 - 23, 2016
-- Rose  earned earned her Novice Barrelers (BR-N) title at the NADAC Ruff  trial in Bowling Green, KY. Nicely done and congratulations!! Rose's new name is Emerald
Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N.
August 12, 2016
-- Rose  was on home turf at a NADAC Fun-raiser in Cookeville, TN to earn three new titles: Open Jumpers (OJC), Novice Weavers (WV-N), and Superior Hoopers Novice
(S-HP-N). This team just keeps getting better and better! Congratulations!! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC
TN-E XBR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N OJC WV-N S-HP-N.
September 2 - 3, 2016
-- Rose  earned her Open Hoopers (HP-O) title at the NADAC Zen Dog Sports trail in Shelbyville, TN. Nice going Rose and Colleen!! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild
Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N
OJC WV-N S-HP-N HP-O.
September 17, 2016
-- Rose  traveled to MN where she earned four Canine Performance Events (CPE) titles at the Iron Range Dog Training Center in Proctor, MN. Rose's new titles are:  
Enthusiast Level 1 Standard (CTL1-R), Enthusiast Level 1 Strategy (CTL1-S), Enthusiast Level 1 Handler (CTL1-H) and Enthusiast Level 2 Fun (CTL2-F). Rose's new
name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I
O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N OJC WV-N S-HP-N HP-O CTL1-R CTL1-S CTL1-H  CTL2-F. Congratulations to Team Emerald's Rose and Colleen - nicely done!
September 23 - 25, 2016
-- Rose  earned her Novice Regular (NAC), Novice Touch N Go (TG-N), Superior Tunnelers Elite (S-TN-E) and her Outstanding Novice Weavers (O-WV-N) titles at the
NADAC Canine Agility of Central Minnesota trial in St. Cloud, MN . Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I
O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N OJC WV-N S-HP-N HP-O CTL1-R CTL1-S CTL1-H  CTL2-F NAC
TG-N S-TN-E O-WV-N. Wow, it's hard keeping up with this team! Congratulations!
October 1 - 2, 2016
-- Rose  earned her Open Barrelers (BR-O) and Novice Chances (NCC) titles at the NADAC Laughing Dog trial in Autaugaville, AL, which
finished her basic Novice levels to earn her
Novice Versatility Award. Well done Rose and Colleen!! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish
Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC S-BR-I O-HP-I WV-I
O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N OJC WV-N S-HP-N HP-O CTL1-R CTL1-S CTL1-H  CTL2-F NAC TG-N S-TN-E O-WV-N BR-O NCC.
October 22 - 23, 2016
-- Rose  earned Elite Hoopers (HP-E), Superior Weavers Novice (S-WV-N), Outstanding Regular Novice (O-NAC), Open Touch N Go (TG-O)
and Outstanding Barrelers Open (O-BR-O) titles at the NADAC Zen Dog Sports trial in Murfreesboro, TN. Woo-hoo - impressive!! Rose's new
name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose CL1-F TN-I IJC IAC ICC TN-N HP-I TN-O NJC TN-E BR-I O-ICC O-BR-I HP-N O-IAC O-TN-E TG-I HP-I S-ICC
S-BR-I O-XHP-I WV-I O-HP-N S-HP-I BR-N OJC WV-N S-HP-N HP-O CTL1-R CTL1-S CTL1-H  CTL2-F NAC TG-N S-TN-E O-WV-N BR-O NCC.
December 9 - 11, 2016
-- Rose  closed out 2016 on the Top Ten NADAC List in ** 2nd place ** (with 280 points) in the Tunnelers class for Border Collies. WOW,
what a fantastic year for Rose and a huge congratulations to owner Colleen Flam!!
Emerald's 2016 Show News