Recent News, Accomplishments, Titles, Certificates & Awards at SMART DOGS!
Clicker Trained Dogs in Action!
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SMART DOGS is proud of ALL our Students and their daily accomplishments!
~ October 2015 ~ Congratulations to Karen & Zoe CRO-I, Celeste & Lexi CRO-I and Meagan & Atlas CRO-I on their Level 1 Titles in Cyber Rally Obedience!
~Sept 21, 2015~ Congratulations to the Plumwood Posse's Piglet, FOXMESA'S HIGH DESERT DINGO P-CRO-CH P-CRO-V VBS on her Level 5 and Championship Titles in Performance Division of Cyber Rally Obedience!
~August 2015~ Congratulations to Deb & Hannah P-CRO-III on their Level 3 Title in Performance Division of Cyber Rally Obedience!
~June 07, 2015 ~ Congratulations JoAnn & Styx CGC, Kris & Trooper CGC and Linda & Bella CGC for earning their AKC Canine Good Citizen Titles!
~Summer 2015 ~ Congratulations to Deb & Hannah on their Qs and P-CRO-II Title of CRO Level 2 Performance Division and to Deb & Jackson for Qs in Level 2 Performance Division of Cyber Rally Obedience!
~Spring 2015~ Congratulations to Deb & Hannah VIS and Denise & Bandi VIS on their Intermediate Standard Titles in VALOR Agility!
~Summer/Fall 2014 ~ Congratulations to Deb Grodecka & Hannah & Jackson, Julie Halfmann & Pickles, Karen Koch & Zoe, Meagan Price & Atlas, and Tasha Ghan & Claire for Qs and Titles in Level 1 Cyber Rally O!
~Summer 2014 ~ Congratulations Mary & Piglet P-CRO-IV on their Level 4 Title and Qs in Level 5 Performance Division of Cyber Rally O!
~ Summer 2014 ~ Congratulations Mary & GingerPeach T-CRO-III on their Level 2 and 3 Titles in Traditional Division Cyber Rally O!
~ Spring 2014 ~ Congratulations to Deb Grodecka & Hannah & Jackson, Denise Kenney & Bandi, Julie Halfmann & Pickles, Kelly Kastel & Lola, and the Plumwood Posse's Chibi-chan and Piglet for Qs and Titles in VALOR Beginner Standard Agility!
~Spring/Summer 2014 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley & Bella & Nikki for Level 3 Performance Division Titles (P-CRO-III) in Cyber Rally O!
~ 11 April 2014 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley and RILEY'S BELLA BELLE STAR (Bella) CRO-1 CGC DSA for earning their Level 2 Performance Division Title (CRO-IIP) in Cyber Rally O!
~11 April 2014 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley and NIKKI NOEL NEW DESCHANEL (Nikki) CRO-1 CGC DSA for earning their Level 2 Performance Division (CRO-IIP) Title in Cyber Rally O!
~ 30 Dec 2013 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley and RILEY'S BELLA BELLE STAR (Bella) CGC DSA for earning their Level 1 Cyber Rally O (CRO-1) Title!
~ 30 Dec 2013 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley and NIKKI NOEL NEW DESCHANEL (Nikki) CGC DSA for earning their Level 1 Cyber Rally O (CRO-1) Title!
~ 06 August 2013 ~ Congratulations to Randall Dias and SMART Dog Ellie for taking 1st place in Non-Sporting Breed and Grand Champion overall winner of the Dog Show at the Franklin County Fair!
~ 03 August 2013 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley and RILEY'S BELLA BELLE STAR (Bella) CGC DSA for earning their Dog Scouts of America (DSA) Title!
~ 02 August 2013 ~ Congratulations to Mary Gilbreth and BEAUTY AND GOODNESS AT FOXMESA CRO-I (GingerPeach) for earning their CRO-I, a Level 1 Cyber Rally O Title!
~ 29 July 2013 ~ Congratulations to Mary Gilbreth and FOXMESA'S HIGH DESERT DINGO (Piglet) for earning their P-CRO-III, the Level 3 Cyber Rally O Title in the Performance Division!
~ 05 July 2013 ~ Congratulations to Tracy Riley and NIKKI NOEL NEW DESCHANEL (Nikki) DSA for earning their Dog Scouts of America (DSA) Title!
~ 13 June 2013 ~ Congratulations to Mary Gilbreth and FOXMESA'S HIGH DESERT DINGO CRO-I (Piglet) for earning their P-CRO-II, the Level 2 Cyber Rally O Title in the Performance Division! This Title is in Honor of Geronimo and is part of the "healing heeling" the Posse and I have been doing.
~ 05 June 2013 ~ Congratulations to Mary Gilbreth and EVER WISE AND WATCHFUL AT FOXMESA CGC (Geronimo) for earning their CRO-I, the Level 1 Cyber Rally O Title! This is a very special Title, it was awarded to Geronimo posthumously - sadly, Geronimio went to Rainbow Bridge on June 03, 2013.
~ Feb 2013 ~ Congratulations to Mary Gilbreth and FOXMESA LIVE AT REDROCKS (Rocky) CD RA and FOXMESA'S RED CHARM QUARK (Chibi-chan) both of whom qualified and were invited to the AKC's Rally National Competition!
~ 17 Nov 2012 ~ Congratulations to Sydney Fulbright & Max and Tara Landers & Gus for passing the AKC Canine Good Citizen Test!
~ 07 Oct 2012 ~ Congratulations to Stacy Smith & Bella WRD RN for earning a Water Rescue Dog Title from the Newfoundland Club of America!
~ 30 June 2012 ~ Congratulations to FOXMESA'S HIGH DESERT DINGO (call name "Piglet") & Mary Gilbreth for earning a CRO-1 Cyber Rally Obedience Title - the first CRO Title in the FSM/VB region!
~ 10 May 2012 ~ SMART DOGS' Owner & Head Trainer, Mary A. Gilbreth earned a Competency Assessment Program Level 1 (CAP 1) with Distinction (a Perfect Score!) from Kay Laurence / Learning About Dogs. CAP is a certification system developed by Kay with the purpose of validating the competency of clicker trainers.
~ 08 May 2012 ~ SMART DOGS' Owner & Head Trainer, Mary A. Gilbreth, is now an Approved Therapy Dog Evaluator for K9 to 5 National Therapy Dog Registry.
For information on the Training and Testing process see our page on Therapy Dogs, or contact us at 479.474.1825 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Sam CD RA & Shirley Williams, Companion Dog, 07.2012
Izzy CD RA & Shirley Williams, Companion Dog (with 1st and 2nd place), 05.06.2012
Rocky CD RA & Mary Gilbreth, Companion Dog (with 1st, 2nd and 3rd place), 02.04.2011
Rocky CD RA & Mary Gilbreth, with 4th place, 11.03.2012
River RA & Amalie Holland, with 2nd and 3rd places, 10.26.2012
Mikie RN & Robbie Brock, with a 1st place, 11.04.2012
Baron RN & Dennis Binz, with a 2nd and 4th place, 05.26.2012
Izzy RN & Shirley Williams, with three 1st places, 05.06.2012
Sam RN & Shirley Williams, with 1st and 2nd places, 04.15.2012
Luna RN & Amalie Holland, with a 3rd place, 04.14.2012
Chibi RN & Mary Gilbreth, with 2nd and 3rd place (scores 99*, 98* and 93) 03.24.2012
River RN & Amalie Holland, with 2nd and 3rd place (scores 93 and 91) 02.04.2012
Rocky RN & Mary Gilbreth, with three 1st places (scores 100*, 99* and 97*) 10.08.2011
Bella RN WD1 & Stacy Smith, with 2nd and 4th place (scores 98* and 91) 10.08.2011
Cyber Rally O
Jackson CRO-I & Deborah Grodecka, 08.014
Hannah CRO-I & Deborah Grodecka, 08.2014
GingerPeach T-CRO-II and T-CRO-III & Mary Gilbreth, 07.2014
Piglet P-CRO-IV & Mary Gilbreth, 07.2014
Bella P-CRO-III & Tracy Riley, 07.2014
Nikki P-CRO-III & Tracy Riley, 07.2014
Bella P-CRO-II & Tracy Riley, 04.2014
Nikki P-CRO-II & Tracy Riley, 04.2014
Bella CRO-I & Tracy Riley, 12.30.2013
Nikki CRO-I & Tracy Riley, 12.30.2013
GingerPeach CRO-I & Mary Gilbreth, 08.02.2013
Piglet P-CRO-III & Mary Gilbreth, 06.29.2012
Piglet P-CRO-II & Mary Gilbreth, 06.13.2013
Geronimo CRO-I & Mary Gilbreth, 06.06.2013
Piglet CRO-1 & Mary Gilbreth, 06.30.2012
Bandi VIS & Denise Kenney, 05.2015
Hannah VIS & Deborah Grodecka, 04.2015
Bandi VBS & Denise Kenney, 06.2014
Lola VBS & Kelly Kastel, 06.2014
Hannah VBS & Deborah Grodecka, 04.2014
Piglet VBS & Mary Gilbreth, 04.2014
Chibi VBS & Mary Gilbreth, 04.2014
Newfoundland Club of America - Water Rescue Work
Bella WRD & Stacy Smith (Water Rescue Dog) 10.07.2012
Bella WD1 & Stacy Smith (Water Dog 1) 09.23.2011
Congratulations to SMART DOGS' AKC Canine Good Citizens and their handlers:
JoAnn & Styx
Kris & Trooper
Linda & Bella
Max & Sydney Fulbright
Gus & Tara Landers
Alex & Gracie Jones
Chloe & Laurie & Anna Tennant
Champ & Melissa Smith
Sam & Shirley Williams
Izzy & Shirley Williams
Bella & Tracy Riley
Congratulations to SMART DOGS' AKC S.T.A.R. Puppies and their handlers:
many more / updates coming soon
18 March 2013
Chloe & Tina Melton
25 February 2013
Cami & Melissa Lane
Delilah & Ronni & Jim Britton
Duke & Joie Struthers
Lola & Sarah Snyder
26 Nov 2012
Molly & Dayna Hilton
River & Vence & Martha Johnson
29 Oct 2012
Nikki & Tracy Riley
01 Oct 2012
Sandy & Misty Ford
Shiloh & Lori Miller
Henry & Stacey Lockhart
27 Aug 2012
Ellie & Randall & Kathy Dias
Giava & Jennifer Williams
Sushi & Kelly Williams
18 June 2012
Buddy & Debra Stem
Ace & Phillip Wilson
14 May 2012
Wrangler & Ila and Ron Pagan
30 April 2012
Sunni & Brea Broadfot
23 April 2012
Dexter & Tami and Scott Weeden
02 April 2012
Charlie & John and Marla Crews
05 March 2012
Charlie & Jennifer Figari
30 January 2012
Cora & Johanna Miller
Gabe & Darlene Wahman
19 December 2011
Reba & Denise Kenney
11 December 2011
Mondo & Vicki and Tony Harp
24 September 2011
Bandit & Teresa Edwards
22 September 2011
Socks & Vernon Pulliam
21 September 2011
Gracie & Candi and John Hammil
Sadie & Lynn Nancarrow
Samson & Chase Taake
Taz & Patty and Dakota Tharp
20 September 2011
Shark & Candy and Dale Eggert
Brody & Tony Jones
26 July 2011
Liz & Scott & Tracy Cline
Chloe & Ann Lindsey
Phoebe & Jenni Rosar
14 July 2011
Gracie & Cher Horwedel
13 July 2011
Amie & David Schook
Fiona & Debra Allen
14 May 2011
Bell & Richard Strite
11 May 2011
Izzy & Justin Meyers
10 April 2011
Titan & Scott & Anne Campbell
Sammy & Dennis Wemyss
03 April 2011
Champ & Melissa Smith
Chloe & Anna Tennant
19 March 2011
Duke & Korrine Cook
10 March 2011
Zeeba & Linda Bender
Ella & Tammy Helliker
Siren & Dayna Hilton
Alex & Gracie Jones
Toni & Tracy Riley
09 March 2011
Thor & Cheryl Nowotny
Rambo & Dale Thompson
Sam & Shirley Williams
SMART DOGS is proud of ALL our Students and their accomplishments!
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~ What a SMART DOG! ~