Hemi

OTCH Huntwood's Four on the Floor UDX OA AXJ

Norwich Terrier

hemi with rosettes

  • Bridget's 6th AKC Obedience Trial Champion
  • Bridget's first dog that is not a Golden Retriever
  • First and only OTCH Norwich Terrier in AKC History
  • Ranked #1 Obedience Dog in the Terrier Group for 2008
  • Three High in Trial Awards
  • Three High Combined Awards
  • Won the Terrier group at the Dec. 2008 AKC Obedience Invitational in Long Beach, CA
  • Finished in the top 16 on Day 2 at his first invitational as the youngest dog competing










Hemi's History Making Obedience Career

Novice:

Hemi began his Novice career in January 2007. He completed his U-CD on January 14th after only 9 months of training! His scores were 196.5, 197.5 and 197.5, and he received a 2nd and 3rd place. In February and March 2007, he moved on to AKC Novice where he showed a total of 9 times with an average score of 198. Hemi received a placement every time he went in the ring. In total, he received one 1st place, six 2nd places, one 3rd place and one 4th place. He received a 199 and High in Trial Award at the Louisville KY Cluster (Mar. 15, 1007). He also received another score of 199, which was a 2nd place.

Open:

Hemi completed his CDX with an average score of a 197. He won Open B at a Terrier Specialty and took High in Trial with a score of 197.5.

Utility

Hemi earned his UD in three straight shows, completing his title on November 4, 2007. His scores were a 194.5 , 195.5, and 196.0.

Along the way...

Hemi celebrated his 3rd birthday by winning both High in Trial and High Combined at Marion, Ohio on July 27, 2008. He won Open B with a 198.5 and Utility B with a 197.

Obedience Trial Champion

On November 8th at the Car Dun Al Dog Training Club trial, Hemi finished his UDX. He got a 4th place in Utility B with a 196.5 and a 4th place in Open B with a 198. He was tied for High Combined but lost the run off to Soupy's son Tommy.

On November 9th at the Fox Valley Dog Training Club trial, he won Utility B with a 198 to finish his OTCH and got a 197.5 in Open B to be tied for High Combined and then won the run off.

In one weekend he earned 37 OTCH points, his UDX, his OTCH and a High Combined Award. These trials were both in the Chicago area with strong competition.


Bridget and Hemi at the AKC Obedience Invitational - December 2008

hemi heeling at invitationalhemi fronting at invitational


Video of Hemi earning a leg toward his UD at the Glenbard
All Breed Obedience Club trial - November 3rd and 4th, 2007.

bridget and hootie heeling by pond