The secret to superior handling in the ring, if there is one, is subtlety. Subtlety can mean the difference between superior handling and merely adequate handling. There are times when the most important thing the handler does is nothing. Keep in mind that the less physical handling the handler has to do will make the […]

How To Classify Faults in the Purebred Dog

In the purebred dog world, dogs are bred to adhere to a written standard. For those breeders who are striving to improve the breed, they carefully breed to this standard, using it as a guideline for future litters. But given that it is very rare to have a “perfect” dog, there are always a fault […]