October 21, 2011 @ 10:57 PM

Well thanks to my challenging calendar, the Open class on the Northwest Side is going to start at 7:30 in the morning and over by 9:00 so I can be back on the eastside of town by 10:00.  I truly appreciate you all for cooperating with me and starting class earlier this week.  Looking forward to seeing you all and how much the dogs have improved since they had last week off, again because of my schedule.  One of these days my life will calm down but until that happens, if you can keep up with my pace, you will be okay and if you can't, hang on because occasionally it calms down, lol. 

I will see you all bright and early.

Joyce Chapman, Instructor

Happy paws and drooling jaws.

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October 4, 2011 @ 1:07 AM


So tonight at class several dogs had a little target on their butts.   It didn't take long before every dog in class had a target on their butt.  Even some of the humans had targets on themselves.  I could not figure out who was to blame for all this but it was quite funny and all based on last weeks lesson.  I have never had a class do this and I have to say I am so happy to be teaching this class.  I was trying to figure out who to blame and I wrongly accused three of my students all night long.  Everything they did I blamed on them being cheaters.  All in fun of course.  Some of the students tried to tell me that the stickers were attached to last weeks handout ...

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