Betsy and Jinx-1st Place Super Dog at the 1999 Pup-Peroni Eastern Regional
Betsy's third Border Collie Jinx came from a sheep farm in Pennsylvania. While she was not ready for a puppy, getting Jinx was just meant to be. Betsy brought Jinx to Terri Arnold at eight weeks of age, and Terri has worked with Betsy and Jinx ever since. Jinx is also Betsy's second breed champion and her first herding titled dog.
* Jinx earned a 200 his very first time in the ring in the fall of 1996 for the first leg of his UKC CD * First place in Novice at the 1997 Eastern Regional * In 1998, he earned an AKC 200 in Open for the third leg of his CDX * Second in Novice at the 1997 Classic * First Place Super Dog Division- 1999 Pup-Peroni Eastern Regional * In 2000, the pair placed fifth in Super Dog at the Classic * Third in Super Star at the All Star Obedience and Agility Championships * Jinx has eight perfect "200" scores in Novice, Open and Utility. * Winner of the Jack Godsil Memorial Award for a perfect "200" score in Open at the 1998 Eastern Regional * In 2000, Betsy and Jinx placed first in the herding group at the AKC Obedience Invitational. * In 2001, Betsy and Jinx placed fourth in the herding group at the AKC Obedience Invitational * In 2002, Betsy and Jinx placed fourth in the herding group at the AKC Obedience Invitational * Jinx has his PT title in herding * Jinx has his MX and MXJ title in Agility. * Jinx earned his OTCH in just six shows and has more than 1000 OTCH points!
Jinx and Betsy winning Open B and Utility B and finishing their OTCH
Betsy and Jinx receiving the Jack Godsil Memorial Award at the 1998 Eastern Regional
Jinx and Linda Brennan winning Best of Breed and points towards his Championship