Here you can share and find some of the special dogs in our J&J community!
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— Your Name & Your Dog
Dog Lover, Agility Trainer
"I carefully researched for a Responsible Breeder and found my perfect Shetland Sheepdog puppy, Aurora. I started showing Aurora in AKC Rally and Obedience. She is very intelligent and enjoys learning new things. I read where Therapy Dogs were helping young children develop their reading skills by reading to a dog..."
— Trina Copeland - Aurora & Alena
Dog Owner & Trainer // Companions, Therapy, Obedience and Rally Competitors
"Birdie-Lou... is a 3-year-old German Shorthaired Pointer, who is a gentle "old soul." She is partially retired from AKC Conformation after earning her Bronze Championship (GCHB) with a Sporting Group placement... "
— Maria Schaal - Birdie Lou
Dog Owner & Trainer // Companion & Obedience and Rally Competitor
"Steele is my task trained service dog and helps me get though life everyday..."
— Keara Richardson & Steele
Dog Owner & Trainer // Companion & Service, Obedience, Rally, FastCAT. and disc.
"Hero is a 5 year old bernese mountain dog. He excels in obedience and rally obedience and had recently started agility, carting and tracking. He was the number one bernese in the country for rally..."
— Robin & Hero
Dog Owner & Trainer // Companion & Rally, Agility and Obedience Competitor
"Rudy Junior (white) and Ricky Bobby were both adopted after being found as strays. They are really enjoying their new lives exploring the world of obedience. Rudy Junior was born deaf so having a hearing brother to help model behaviors like dumbbell holds is a huge help...."
— Mary Siero - Rudy Junior & Ricky Bobby
Dog Owner & Trainer // Companions & Obedience Competitors
"I adopted Fauna in 2011. I was looking for a couch potato, but I got a live wire. Never had any dog training before. I found a fabulous trainer who taught by positive methods..."
— Judy Cherry & Fauna
Dog Owner & Trainer // Companions & AKC Competitor
"No more dogs. A month later when I went back to the midwest to visit family for Christmas, I visited an animal shelter 'just to look' and was introduced to a six-month old blue Pitbull-GSD mix."
— Tif Holmes - Japhy & Hazel
Dog Owner // Companions
"On a whim, I dug the broad jumps that I had purchased from J and J over a decade ago for my first Newf out of storage, set them up on the lawn, and told Archer that since he didn’t want to swim, he had better pick a new activity..."
— Dana Kuo & Archer
Dog Owner and Trainer // Companion & Jumper
"Dobby came with a lot of baggage including noise sensitivity and low stress tolerance. But he is as sweet and happy as he can be..."
— Annie Harris & Dobbie
Dog Owner and Trainer // Companion and Masters level Agility Compe
"My grandson and I went up to look at the litter and my first thought was, no way any of these are going home with me. Ryn had other ideas. She went straight to Jesse, laid down in his lap and decided that is where she belonged..."
— Diana Stromley & Ryn
Dog Owner and Trainer // Companion and Obedience
" My fun loving working line Giant Schnauzer will be 2 years old, this week on September 2nd. He is a Therapy Dog that competes ..."
— Sandra Owen & Teufel
Dog Owner and Trainer // Therapy and Competition
"Meet Pyxis she is my 10 month old Russian Toy. She has already earned 16 titles in AKC and DMWYD Trick Dogs and....."
— Marie Donahue & Pyxis
Dog Trainer/Owner // Agility, Obedience & Companion
"Midge was born in April of 2020, right in the middle of the Covid pandemic. Due to all the Covid restrictions, she was not able to get out and about as much as we would have liked....."
— Linda Kriegel & Midge
Dog Trainer/Owner // Agility, Obedience & Companion
" Clare comes from a long line of dogs l have bred. There are dogs in up to her 5th generation that have my kennel name on them. Clare is also my "Novice A" dog meaning she is...."
— Maggie Pogue & Clare
Dog Trainer/Owner // Agility, Obedience and Rally Competitor & Companion
"Rudy and Lacy enjoy competing in rally and are working toward their RACH. Here they are displaying their newest ribbons and their new J & J easy on Arm bands. They like to practice the jumps..."
— Mary Stucker & Ruddell & Lacy
Dog Trainer/Owner // Competitors & Companions
"Hawkeye & Marvel from my team, The Super Collies, are quite the duo! 2 and 6 years old these border collies travel the USA in my RV, competing in dog frisbee competitions. Both pups have qualified for three world championships this year and continue to build on their skills..."
— Sara Carson & Hawkeye & Marvel
Professional Dog Trainer // Competitors & Companions
"As a dog trainer with physical challenges, I really wanted and needed a smart dog, but I wasn’t prepared for a Champion Trick Dog.. Then, disaster struck. A wildfire roared through our town, destroying more than 19,000 homes, including ours. As we fled the flames, all Ruthie’s equipment was left behind..."
— Justine Solly & Ruthie
Trainer & Handler // Competitor & Companion
"Echo is my “A” dog and he is true character. We both ventured into agility training, obedience work, rally, dock diving and scent work about 2 years ago. JJdog supplies has always had every product we needed..."
— Carol Lawrence & Echo
Trainer & Handler // Competitor & Companion
"Nova is a Jack Russel mix, meaning she is very hyperactive, but also intelligent. At an early age she started to show signs of being territorial, possessive, and protective of our home and yard..."
— Kristina Frost & Nova
Trainer & Handler // Therapy Dog
"Until you have a dog, it is hard to comprehend the meaning of man’s best friend. To me though, that’s exactly what my dog is. Hauss came to me as a neighborhood rescue, no one was quite sure of his birthday or breed..."
— Kevin Khalid & Hauss
Trainer & Handler // Companion Dog
"About 20 years ago I played with agility with another Aussie I had.. That dog passed years ago. I now have a 17 month old Aussie named Blue. I’d forgotten how much I enjoy doing dog things. Blue and I have gone through the ranks of Companion Dog 1 and 2 at..."
— Linda Gould & Blue
Owner // Companion Trained & Agility, Rally & Obedience Competitor
"Lola is the "grandpuppy" of my grandmother's mixed terrier.. At the time I had no interest in adding the responsibility of a dog to my daily routine. After all, I am a single mother to 4 children, work full time..."
— Desirae Leach & Lola
Owner // Companion & Therapy Dog
"I use your ring gates every day in my front yard for training Buddy. He just turned 8 yrs old and truly is my best friend. I have been handicapped since...."
— Monica Gray & Buddy
Handler & Trainer // Obedience & Utility
"Emma came to us as a puppy, to be a companion to our rescue boy Frankie, both Newfoundland's. She has become the best little sister to him and has gone...."
— Mary Beville & Emma
Owner & Trainer // Working Dog
" Grace was added to my family after the sudden loss of my 10yo Aussie from a hemoabdomen/liver mass. She is so happy..."
— Jennie Higgins & Grace
Trainer & Handler // Obedience & Agility Dog
" Echo is my seizure and medical alert service dog! He alerts to seizures before they even happen so that I can take emergency medication and I can stay safe. He also alerts for other medical conditions. Echo comes with me everywhere because his job is very important. We also love to participate in..."
— Jamie Simpson & Echo
Trainer & Handler // Service & Therapy Dog
"When we got Akira at 6.5 months old off of a rehoming post on facebook we weren’t really looking for a sport dog. We just wanted another Husky, we love high energy breeds and they match our lifestyle perfectly. We got her and she was so shy of people she bolted in fear when people walked by us. My trainer and close friend Kelly recommended..."
— Suzie Hayes & Akira
Trainer & Handler // Rally & Obedience
" Stella has never been the most well behaved puppy, but always a love. Her energy even at 8 years old is more like a pup, but you wouldn't know it by these pics..."
— Michele Kennedy & Stella
Handler // Obedience Trained & Emotional Support Dog
" Our journey started with positive reinforced training methods. Training the trainer and learning how to build the relationship I wanted with my dog was the first objective. Eichler’s wiggley butt, enthusiasm and smile kept me motivated. He was my positive reinforcement and that’s how I knew we were on the right track. After the sits ...."
— Jose' Rodriguez & Eichler
Handler & Trainer // Competition Dog
" I belong to an organization that considers service dogs so important that it is our international project. I began looking into the availability of service dogs in my home state, and was appalled to learn how far away most folks would have to go (or how much $$ they'd need) to get a service dog. I decided to take rescue dogs and train them to be service dogs ...."
— Cheryl Fisher & Petra
Service Dog Trainer // Service Dog
" Bullitt is a 2 year old athletic Hungarian Vizsla that loves to try everything. He worked hard to attain his Champion Canine Conditioning Fitness Title, and he has an Advanced Trick Dog Title ...."
— Jessica Bimmerman & Bullitt
Handler & Trainer // Canine Conditioning & Advanced Trick
" I have all of the obedience jumps and they make training for competition so much easier. We are working towards our RACH (AKC Rally Championship) ...."
— Heather Tetzlaff & Knightro
Handler & Trainer // Obedience & Rally
"Murray is my first dog that I have trained and competed in Obedience with. Even though we had limited shows last year to compete, we were able to get his CDX title and a High GSP in Trial at our GSPCMN Winter Specialty show..."
— Maria Schaal & Murray
Handler & Trainer // Obedience & Rally
"This post is in honor of a dog that has passed. Hawkeye was a 'foster fail' from the Humane Society. A Heeler Mix that had lots of energy and smart as a whip. We did agility for fun in classes and at home. We purchased this tunnel to practice at home and keep the fun going. In this photo it looks like he is saying "Fly ball or Agility....i can do it all!..."
— Kimberley Chisholm & Hawkeye
Handler & Trainer // Agility Dog
"I've always wanted to do Agility with a dog. I tried with one of our puppy Irish Wolfhounds. She loved her little tunnel, but in puppy class she fell off the 3' dog walk (I caught her). It scared me, so we put that aside and did conformation and Rally. After 50 years of being "in" dogs, I have an Agility Miniature American Shepherd. We're learning together and practice all we can at home on our mostly built & bought equipment. ...."
— Cathy Lursen & Conley
Handler // Agility Dog
"Thor, weighing in at 1.1 lbs at birth, was the only puppy from my Newfoundland's litter of puppies... I've embarked on the challenge of raising a singleton puppy into a successful dog. At 10 weeks old, he loves all the agility gear as it builds his confidence and balance. His large stature may require a second dog walk to make a wider pathway as he continues his fun-filled training...."
— Jolene Ford
Handler & Breeder // Service Dog
"Before she died, mom bought me a rescue dog, a living memorial of her eternal love for me. This wasn’t just any rescue dog. Baldwin turned out to be a Puli, part of the herding group, a high-octane ball of fluff. After I brought him home I realized he needed a job. I learned Pulix are sheepherders from their native Hungary, marveled at pictures of them driving hundreds of sheep from one spot to the other, their dreadlocks flying. I immediately signed up for sheep herding lessons, agility classes, canine freestyle, obedience training and just about every dog sport I could find..."
— Susan Hartzler & Baldwin
Handler // Therapy Dog
"Rally is my first love, having earned Master and RAE titles on both my Pembroke Welsh Corgis, Turner and Nicki. With the pandemic our opportunities to train and compete were mostly shut down. So J & J Dog Supplies became our go-to place to buy Rally signs and holders to continue practicing in our backyard. I also started training my dogs in the more socially-distant Scent Work, and J & J Dog Supplies was the only place I found that carried a complete Scent Work kit..."
— Sherrie & Turner & Nicki
Trainer & Handler // Rally & Scent Work
"This is JesseBelle, She just turned 12 years old and still very active in the dog sport world of Agility & Rally. We have participated at a variety of shows. We were so lucky to be chosen to show case in the large dog agility at the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge and qualified to stand on the podium..."
— Cindy & JesseBelle
Trainer & Handler // Agility & Rally Athlete
"My dogs love competing in agility with me. I started agility when I retired, as well as some other dog sports, which included herding, scent work, tricks and therapy dog certification. We have progressed from disqualifying agility runs to High in Trials, and to ultimately making top dog on one of UKC’s AGILITY All Star lists in 2020..."
— Cheryl Johnson & Red & Lily
Agility Trainer // Therapy Dog Certification
"This is my best friend and partner William. He just turned 13 this year but he still has lots of life left in him. Through the years he's been the absolute best partner and teammate. We participated in a variety of dog sports and accumulated many titles in multiple different venues including ..."
— Laurie Williams & William