Today Silja took part in Finnish Kennelclub's Ability test for sheepdog - traditional style in Vehmersalmi, near Kuopio. It is done with sheep. First there is a test for how well the dog interacts with other dogs and also strange people. Then the dog is tested with sheep. Silja did well and passed and now she has a title PAIM-T.
We had a nice day among nice people. The judge was nice and I learned a lot about herding today!
Me and my dogs were in Mikkeli 1.-3.9. training agility. 2.-3.9. was Top Team and I and Ruri were chosen to be participants there. On Saturday I trained with Siri, who is my second dog for the training. I did also one course on Sunday with her. I do the easy bits with her and the more difficult courses with Ruri. He did a long, 36 obstacle course today, in three parts. He has been having a time off from agility but he did great despite the break. He just loved to be back in a