© 2019 by Cor Bellatore Press. All rights reserved.

Banner photo: Axel with Helper Mario Fernandez, photo by Tierney Bagley. Portrait photo by Brian Aghajani. All photos are copyrighted and may not be reproduced without written permission.

The views on this page are my own, and do not necessarily reflect those of any organization.

January 16, 2018

Do you really need a training buddy for Schutzhund/IPO? What are the benefits of having one? Can you use just anyone, or are there specific things to look for?

September 20, 2017

It's time to be honest. Sometimes Schutzhund sucks. So how do we make it through the hard times and gain some perspective?

June 29, 2017

Whenever a trial rolls around, that crucial question emerges: "Who wants to be trial secretary?" Well, don't all raise your hands at once! Learn 7 reasons why you should volunteer - you'll be glad you did (eventually)!

February 14, 2017

Schutzhund is time-consuming, and easily becomes a large part of life. But with an already-busy schedule, how can we possibly find time to train everything?

February 7, 2017

Schutzhund/IPO can quickly become a way of life, an extended family. But how do you balance it with work, family commitments, and other obligations? Join us for Part 2 of Balancing Schutzhund and Life!

February 3, 2017

Is there balance between Schutzhund and life? We must train 3 different phases, but need to work, raise families, take care of laundry and groceries, and maintain our sanity. Can we do IPO while working a 9-5 job? How do we find time to train each phase during the week...

January 18, 2017

Can the IPO dog be a family dog? How does the family dynamic work with an energetic Schutzhund dog? How does raising this dog differ from raising a pet?

December 13, 2016

Ever wonder what’s expected of you during training? Or how to interact with your helper? Read on to learn about appropriate conduct for Schutzhund/IPO training!

November 22, 2016

Stressed out? Feeling drained and tired? Schutzhund losing its appeal? Sometimes we just need a little infusion of Schutzhund/IPO Inspiration!

November 4, 2016

When we surround ourselves with good people, Schutzhund events become all about reconnecting with family - our Schutzhund family.

Please reload

CATEGORIES