FALLBROOK – David Greene, the founder of Fallbrook-based Performance K9 Training, earned top ranks at the Northwest IPO Regional Championships held Sept. 17 in Hollister, California. At the regional trial, Greene had the honor to campaign two dogs hailing from the Wolvesaenger USA Kennel De Lupus Saevus based in Prescott, AZ. Both dogs are German Shepherds co-owned by Susan White and Marco Osorio. Greene landed first place with Aik vom Wolfssprung and secured second with Fritz Niederheide. In addition to scoring high in trial, Aik vom Wolfssprung also won high in protection......
RANCHO SANTA FE — As always, polo in Del Mar is the place to be on a Sunday afternoon. While all were excited to watch the Pan-American Cup Finals, the mood shifted during the break when announcer, Steve Lewandowski, handed over the microphone to The Oceanside Police K9 Officer’s Association. Game dedication was in honor of “First Responders Day,” which also included Del Mar Lifeguards, San Diego Fire Rescue, and all first responders. While emergency vehicles rolled onto the field, including the police K9 patrol cars, Oceanside police officers Anis Trabelsi and......
FALLBROOK – David Greene and his Belgian Malinois, Luigi du Dantero, won the 2010 Southwest Region Schutzhund III Championships. They defended their 2009 championship title in Ventura during the weekend of March 27-28. This win distinguishes Luigi for the second year in a row as the top dog in his field throughout California, Southern Nevada and Arizona. Schutzhund, a German dog sport, entails advanced levels of protection, flashy off-leash obedience, and scent-tracking with up to 800 human footsteps. Read the Full Article on Village News...
RAINBOW—On August 9 members of Rainbow Valley Grange and Junior Grange welcomed a special guest to their one-day mini-camp. Local dog trainer David Greene visited with two of his dogs to give tips on how to train a dog. Greene explained that the key is in repetition, as dogs learn by doing the same thing over and over again. “They also need to be rewarded for doing what you want them to do,” he added. He then demonstrated the results of good training with his dogs Eddie and Luigi. Eddie, a Jack......