My Dogs and Me

Desiree is a nationally and internationally renowned handler and coach. She is admired for her assertive and smooth handling style and motivational teaching presence. Desiree has been successful with a range of dogs and breeds including her own Border Collies Stinger, Pace, Cru, and Siberian Husky T’ai.

 

NAC2 MACH3 Tempo in Motion MXG, MJC, MXF,T2B/ADCh aka. PACE – Border Collie (DOB 03/15/09)

2017 – Earned the cumulative win-on spot for the USDAA IFCS World Team, Large dogs going to Spain in April 2017.

2016 – AKC/USA International Team Tryouts 7th place cumulative. https://youtu.be/2-Z925c8xf4                        https://youtu.be/z9dlZcaseZk

2016 – IFCS World Agility Championship 1st place Team Agility, 5th place Snooker and highest scoring US Team placement. https://youtu.be/L4Ihxhp2BnQ

2016 – AKC National Agility Championship, 3rd place in the 26 inch class. (Round two – Standard 3rd place, round three – Hybrid 1st place – Challenger round – 1st place and Finals, 3rd place.) https://youtu.be/BbfH8Y8zLaM

2016 – Earned a win-on spot at the WTSE to represent IFCS USA Agility Team in the IFCS World Agility Championship in Laag-Soeren, The Netherlands (April 13 – 17). https://youtu.be/JqOTLiplNVY

2015 – USDAA Cynosport World Games , Dog Agility Steeplechase National Champion 26″. https://youtu.be/MAFCfOXd1o4

2015 – FCI Agility World Championship Bronze Medalist, TEAM Agility, Large and 9th place in TEAM Jumpers, Large https://youtu.be/xyEGyrl_3vI

2015 – EO Agility Championship 5th place TEAM.

2015 – Selected as a representative of Team AKC/USA to compete at the FCI Agility World Championship in Bologna, Italy. (October 8 – 11, 2015) https://youtu.be/o7uKKBqh-aM

2015 – Selected as a representative of Team AKC/USA to compete at the European Open Team in Rieden, Germany. (July 24 – 26, 2015)

2015 – IFCS World Agility Championship Silver Medalist, TEAM and 5th place in Individual All Around, Maxi.

2015 – AKC National Agility Champion, 26 inch class (Repeat). https://youtu.be/DlQIO0vYN94

2015 – Selected as the AKC/USA representative to compete at CRUFTS 2015 in the International Agility Class. We also competed at CRUFTS in the British Open Final.

2015 – Selected as a representative of Team USDAA/USA at the 2015 IFCS World Agility Championship in Milan, Italy (April 8 – 12). Medalist spot.

2014 FCI Agility World Championship Bronze Medalist, Combined Individual Large. Jumpers run: https://youtu.be/8B3HjxZCwVc    Agility run: https://youtu.be/KO1IznpwSdU

2014 FCI Agility World Championship, 4th place in Jumping Team Large.

2014 International Agility Festival, Rockingham Castle, England. 2nd place/runner up in the UK British Open, which earned the team an invitation to CRUFTS 2015. (Repeat from 2013.) http://youtu.be/hAxeOVE975w

2014 IFCS  World Agility Championship Gold Medalist, Biathlon Maxi

2014 IFCS World Agility Championship Gold Medalist, Individual Jumping Maxi

2014 IFCS World Agility Championship 4th place, Individual All Around, Maxi

2014 AKC National Agility Championship – 3rd place in the 26″ class. (Round one – JWW 1st place, round two – Std. 2nd place, round three – Hybrid 2nd place and in the Finals, 3rd place.)

2014 CRUFTS British Open Jumpers, Large Dogs Winner. http://youtu.be/QBsO2fqwPE8

2013 USDAA Cynosport World Games, Dog Agility Steeplechase National Champion 26″.  Biathlon 3rd place and Team Standard 2nd place. http://youtu.be/4lDNdkOkpLs

2013 International Agility Festival, Rockingham Castle, England. 2nd place/runner up in the KC British Open, which earned the team an invitation to Crufts 2014.

2013 AKC/USA European Open Team. 21st place in team jumpers. 26th place overall TEAM.

2013 AKC World Team Tryouts, 26”.  7th overall, 4th place – second round and 3rd place – fourth round.

2013 AKC National Agility Champion, 26″ class. (Won five out of six rounds.) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-nd38FNVwz0

2012 USDAA Cynosport World Games, 2nd place, Team Snooker, 26”. They made the Team Finals.

2012 European Open (EO), International agility competition.

2012 Sydøstra Skånes Agility Trial, Sweden. Warm-up show for EO.  We earned a Swedish Champion title in Class 3, Large Dogs.  He received his Agilitychampionat and his Agility hopp championat titles and was also the overall combined winner.

2012 AKC World Team Tryouts, 26”  6th overall. 1st place – first round and 1st place – fifth round.

2012 AKC National Championship, Reno, NV. 2nd place Standard, Round two, 26”.

2011 USDAA Cynosport World Games, Dog Agility Steeplechase National Champion 26″. 3rd place in Team Standard, 26”.

MACH 8 What’s the Buzz RA, MXB3, MJG3, MXF, MFB/ADCh, LAA Bronze aka. STINGER. – Border Collie – (DOB 02/19/05)

2014 AKC National Agility Championship. Harrisburg, PA.

2013 AKC National Agility Championship, Tulsa, OK. 15th place overall.

2013 ISC Jumpers. 3rd place 26” –  Rose City Classic, OR

2012 USDAA Cynosport Games, Grand Prix Finalist.

2012 USDAA NW Regional Grand Prix Champion, 26″.

2012 AKC World Team Tryouts, 26”. 16th overall, 6th place, Jumpers Round.

2012 AKC National Championship, Reno, NV.  2nd place in the 26” Challenger Round. 7th overall.

2011 USDAA Cynosport World Games, National Relay Champion. Won the National DAM Team Championship.

2010 AKC National Championship, Tulsa, OK. ISC Combined Large, 3rd place and 1st place in the AKC State Team Tournament with Team California.

2009 and 2010 AKC Agility Invitational. Stinger was in the top 5 for Border Collies 2 years in a row.

Stinger has performed at every USDAA Nationals from 2007 until 2013 and in every AKC Nationals from 2008 until 2013. He is now retired from agility and is looking for other cool adventures.

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MACH8 T’AI CDX, RE, MXS3, MJS4, MXF, TQX, T2B/PDCh – Siberian Husky (04/10/02 – 05/26/13)

T’ai is still ranked the second highest All-Time Siberian Husky in the country for AKC. He is ranked the highest All-Time Siberian Husky for USDAA – Performance class.

2012 AKC National Agility Championship in Reno, NV., 3rd place – 24″ class; one week before his 10th. birthday.

2009 AKC Agility Invitational, Long Beach, CA.  3rd place – 24″ class.

T’ai was invited as one of the top 5 Siberians since the inception of the Invitational in 2006. He was the top performing Siberian Husky at the Invitational 3 times.

2007 Siberian Husky Club of America National Specialty, Sonoma, CA. He got top scores in all of his events and earned High in Trial.

Special Blend Grand Cru MX, MXJ, OF (AAD)– Border Collie (DOB 05/30/13)

2017 AKC National Agility Championship, Perry, Georgia. Earned a win-on spot to the EO Agility Champioships in Salice Terme, Italy 2017. Cru also took 2nd place in the Hybrid round in the 26″ class.

2016 AAC BC/Yukon Regional Agility Championships, Langley – Canada, 4th place overall 26″ class. Placed 1st in Gamblers, Round 1.

2016 USDAA PNW Regional – Argus Ranch, WA. 2nd place in Grand Prix Final

2016 Qualified and competed in the AKC/USA World Team Tryouts https://youtu.be/Iu3cmMaX9Bs              https://youtu.be/Iu3cmMaX9Bs

December 20/21, 2014 – He had his debut in a local UKI trial and did beyond expectations: http://youtu.be/SkuEh1qWvrE