Movie Star Update!

Movie Star Update!

A Stray  starring Karen Radford’s dog, Ayla, has premiered at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, TX! The movie will be premiering in the Twin Cities at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival. For more information on A Stray‘s premier click...

Trophy Winners!

Here are the winners of the main trophies this year that were given away at the banquette: 1 Bonnie Barton Novice Title Trophy Karin Anderson & Tuula 2 Bonnie Barton Open A Trophy Jane Jacobson & Lily 3 Betty Bobzien and Sami Utility A trophy Julia Torgersen...
Agility: Dancing with your Dog

Agility: Dancing with your Dog

Many people believe their dog is the only athlete on the agility course. However, being able to perform fluid body motions is crucial to directing a dog through an agility course. Of course our dogs are a lot more athletic than we are, but being able to achieve these...

Cast your Nominations for Volunteer of the Year!

Calling all members of TCOTC, the board needs your help to award the Volunteer of the Year Award at TCOTC! Nominations will be accepted through January 31st, but please email them ASAP to Ben Rimbey: Benjamin.rimbey@gmail.com Who comes to your mind as someone who has...
Can TCOTC Make Your Dog a Star?

Can TCOTC Make Your Dog a Star?

A few weeks ago a Club member’s dog was selected to participate in the filming of a local feature film production titled A Stray. Ayla was selected in part for her scruffy mixed breed looks and happy demeanor, but these were not the only characteristics that played...
Member Spotlight: Laura Waudby

Member Spotlight: Laura Waudby

After a day of training service dogs – “it’s what I like to do and I get to help people,” – a theme that comes up often in our conversation – Laura Waudby is at TCOTC doing the same on her off-hours. That’s just the kind of person Laura is…loving dogs and helping...