Class Canine- Obedience, Rally, AKC Tracking, Wildlife Recovery/blood
Working Class Canine
U-CD B Mine vd Frolikind
zu Frontier CD, RE, TD, CGC, TT (RAE legs),
ARC 2005 #16 Rally
Excellent, ARC 2006 #5 Rally Excellent & #11 Rally
After more than two
decades of teaching, we have retired from most public training.
still doing Wildlife
Recovery and Telephone Consults
Wildlife Recovery /Blood Tracking Services (in season) click here
Check our our Puppy Culture affiliate page!!!
Consults- all below subjects:
- Boarding Kennel
consultation (pre build, pre buy and established)
(2 - 6months of
- AKC Canine Good Citizen
- AKC/UKC/CDSP Obedience
- AKC/UKC Rally
- SUCCEED at raising a Super
Litter and Family Companion (TM)
- AKC Tracking
Diane Richardson has taught pet dog/puppy obedience since
Rally/Novice Obedience and "Ring Attitude" Instruction since 2004.
Diane was also a CGC Evaluator for many years.
She has provided whelping/litter care
advise and boarding kennel consultation since 1996.
Diane worked in the pet care industry for 20 years, 17 of those years
in pet resorts, and
managed pet resorts for 14 of those years.
Her last position (11 years)
was manager of an 83 run, 14 cat boarding, grooming and training facility with 7-10
She has her ABKA Level II Pet Care Technician certification and Red Cross Pet
has been involved with Rottweilers since 1985 (breeding them since
Shiba Inu from 1995 - 2008. She has shown in conformation on and off
since the late 1980's with both Shiba Inu and Rottweilers and then in
2003 finally had time to venture into the competition obedience
world. The dog she did this with was Bea.( U-CD B Mine vd Frolikind zu
Frontier CD, RE, TD, CGC, TT)
In about 2 years Diane and Bea obtained the titles of AKC CD, CGC, TD,
RN, RA, RE,
USTTA TT, UKC CD and 4 RAE legs including a 1st place from a class of
dogs and a 2nd from a class of 41 Excellent dogs. Bea earned a ranking
of 16th in Rally
Excellent from the ARC in 2005 (3 trials only!), a ranking of 11th in
Rally Advanced from
the ARC in 2006 and an ARC Top 10 medallion and certificate for her
rank of 5th in Rally
Excellent for the same year (4 trials only!).
At the time of her unexpected death from bone cancer (2/20/08), Bea was
ready for her TDX
test and Wildlife Recovery Dog (wounded game recovery) licensing.
daughter, Annie (Frontier Komotion RE, CGC) earned her AKC RN in 3
straight trials at the age of 9 months old in 2006.
4 years away from trials Annie came back out and earned her Rally
Advanced title all 3 legs in the 90's and all 3 legs with placements. A
few months later she earned her Rally Excellent title all 3 legs with
Another few years of staying home and Annie came back out and earned
her CDSP CD-C in 3 trials and 1 CDSP CDX-C leg before her tragic death
at 9 1/2 years old from GI Lymphoma
Annie was also a working Wildlife Recovery/ blood tracking Dog
quote from Deborah Jones - K9 In FOCUS that describes our training
Philosophy perfectly is:
"I want a dog that is excited and
enthusiastic about working with me. If I have to choose, I'll happily
take attitude over accuracy. I'd like both of course, but will err on
the side of attitude always."
Working Class Canine - Diane Richardson
Georges Mills, NH 03751
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