Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Green Ribbons

 Ok Everybody
I know we left you hanging so
here we go
 
Most of the pictures are from Saturday cause one
 of the grandpeeps came along with us
 and ran the camera
 
Each morning we were in the Beginner Novice Class
 
 
First we do a short heeling pattern
following the signs
 

 
Forward, fast, slow, about turns and halt.
 

 
Then a figure 8 around two peeps
The lady in red is the judge
 
I also had to sit nicely and let
the judge touch my head
 

Next is the sit stay in the center of the ring
while Mom walks all the way around

 
Then Mom tells me to stay for the recall
 
 
She calls and I come running
 
In the afternoon we were in the
Rally Novice class

 
Rally is kinda like a road course,
we follow the numbered cones and
do what ever the sign tell us to do.
 
 
It's lots of fun and not as formal as obedience
Mom can talk to me and
use her hands and body language
(no touching though)
to guide me through the course
 
It was very hot butt
Mom kept me cool with my chilly pads
 
 
So
 
 back to the title of this post
 
GREEN RIBBONS
 
Although it is nice to win a blue ribbon,
and they do award for 1st thru 4th place,
the green ribbons are the important ones
 
A green ribbon means that you earned
a qualifying score that counts toward your title
3 qualifying scores in a class earns that title
 
To qualify in obedience you need
at least 170 pts out of 200
 
To qualify in Rally you need
at least 70 pts out of 100
 
So without further ado
V
 
V
 
V

 
I qualified all three days in Rally Novice and
earned my RN title, finishing Sunday
with a score of 95 and 3rd place!
 
I qualified Fri and Sat in Novice Obedience
with 3rd place Fri and 4th place on Sat
Sunday I bailed on my sit stay cause
there was a stick over in the corner
I just had to check out
What can I say?
 
 
Like I told you Monday
What a Great Weekend!!!
 
love
Greta Pug Munchskin RN
ha ha I am a nurse dog!
 
 
 
We are the PugRanch Kids
Bailey, Hazel & Greta
 
 


24 comments:

  1. That is amazing, congratulations! You must have some very proud peeps :-)

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  2. Congrats Greta!! Wesa are so proud of you for your great success!!
    Much Luvums,
    The Slimmer Puggums
    George, Gracie, Toby, Lily, & Mimi

    Gracie sends kisses to Bailey!! <3

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  3. WOW, look at all those ribbons! I'm so proud of you.

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  4. Greta, I's so proud of you. I could NEVER do dat. Weenie's don't follow rules!

    :)

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  5. Hey Greta!
    Wow, you're a superstar! All of those ribbons are fabulous and I'm totally impressed. I would have spent the whole time trying to bash everyone. BOL Great pix of you doing your bestest performances! Congrats, my furiend.
    Grr and Woof,
    Sarge, COP

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  6. Bravo Greta ....big round of applause and of course you can be forgiven for having to go check out the stick. Well done you. Have a wonderful Wednesday.
    Best wishes Molly

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  7. OH Greta we must have an autographed picture from you for our refrigerator!!! Those ribbons are beautiful and Mom was studying each of your pictures so she could learn more also although you guys are wAYYYYYY ahead of us for sure! But you gotta start somewhere don't cha. You did just great on your sitstay...that darn ole stick...maybe one of the competitors but it there...um.....
    stella rose

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  8. Congratulations! That was a very cool weekend what you had. The rally course looks interesting,I would try it too to run around all this gnome hats :o)have a great wednesday!

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  9. Congratulations Greta! We are so proud of you and your Mom. Your hard work paid off.

    Janice, Snuggles, Sassy, and Dixie

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  10. Wow, you rocked it!! We hope you had a proper celebration! Congrats!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy & Stanley

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  11. Congratulations! Ribbons are nice - but I hope you got lots of treats too! You earned them! Good job!

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  12. BRAVO BRAVO STANDING OVATION WELL DONE!!
    GOSH MY MOM WOULD LOVE IT IF I OBEYED THE STAY COMMAND
    HUGS MADI YOUR BFFF

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  13. Congratulations kid
    Snorts,
    Benny & Lily

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  14. OMD!!!! CONGRATS Greta!!! Hey, and I can't blames you for the stick thing...Ma says I gots ADD sometimes!
    Very cool gurl!!
    Kisses,
    Ruby ♥

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  15. Very Very impressive my friend. I am proud to know you and call you friend.

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  16. Way to go, GRETA! Most impressive :D

    Wyatt

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  17. You are such a super star Greta! Congrats!
    Love,
    Christy
    PS. Sorry I've been gone for a while, but it was so much fun getting caught up on your adventures.

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  18. Congratulations Greta! That is awesome! Your are s SUPER STAR!!!

    Love Zoe, Peyton, Webster, Liberty & Whitney

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  19. Congratulations, Greta! I don't think I've ever seen so many ribbons - I think you have more awards than Michael Phelps! I hope you got to celebrate with some treats!

    -Love,
    Sid.

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  20. YOU ARE PROFESSIONAL! congratulations and lots of meowkisses jiij

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  21. OMD look at all your beautiful ribbons, you are a star for sure :) xx00xx

    Mollie and Alfie

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  22. Congratulations Greta!! You, and your mom rock!!!

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