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So Long & Thanks For All The Fish (title from a Douglas Adams novel)

After 11 years of service to the dog owner's community, I give sincere thanks to all the teams who entered K9JYM as students, competitors, and the curious who wanted to know what we were all about.

When the doors opened on October 4th, 2008 I had this awesome vision inspired by a dog I rescued who I came to learn was in serious need of help due to her anti-social fear based reactions which included seriously injuring other dogs who set her off. This was a difficult dog to live with, and even harder to understand and control. No matter how badly she was injured as a result of her poor decision to initiate an attack, she did not seem to learn from her pain and suffering from her injuries. It was as though she could not make the connection between the cause and effect process.

I was at a loss. The training methods I always thought would work, ones based on a dog being just afraid enough of punishment, they would avoid doing the thing which brought pain or discomfort upon themselves from the person they loved, or were most dependant upon for food, water, and comfort. When I learned there was another way to reach an animal's mind

 

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K9JYM is Closing at the end of DECEMBER 2019

Ewe Herd Right - K9JYM is closing on December 31st 2019K9Jym Image waist high

Our Final EVENT is the Rocky Creek CPE Trial on 12/28 & 12/29

Anyone who has paid for Agility equipment or mats can pick up after the trial on 12/29 and must be picked up by NOON on 12/31

Between NOON and 11:59PM on 12/31 everything is going to be removed to the trash - anyone who wants to help can take whatever is trash bound.

K9JYM had a great time serving Y'all over the years since October of 2008. As Training Director It was the greatest experience of my life and I learned a LIFETIME of FABULOUS information in these 11 years! Thank You all for making the Greatest Difference in my life over these years, it is humbling.

 

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