Catherine is the author of the very popular canine performance book, "Attitude + Attention=Teamwork Seven Steps to Success" Over 200 High in Trials and 100 High Combined wins, with more than 20 perfect '200' scores!
Catherine trained Dobermans to the Obedience Top Twenty and a Cattle Dog to #1 Obedience ACD in the country. She now trains and shows Border Collies, all of which have been Top Ten NOC qualifiers, as well as received invitations to Westminster Master's Obedience Championships. Her dogs have shown and placed at AKC National Obedience Championship Competitions, breed specific Nationals, and State Top Dog Competitions. Catherine has achieved multiple AKC championships in both conformation and obedience, over 30 UDX titles, Obedience Grand Master titles, and has dabbled in agility. She has written the column, "Playing by the Rules" for Front & Finish Dog Magazine for over 14 years, to Dog Sport Magazine for over 4 years, and has written numerous publications for Borderlines, the Cattle Dog newsletter, All Breed Obedience Club's newsletter, DogDaze, and Hidden Valley Obedience Club' newsletter, Come for News .
Catherine's training philosophy is simple: be fair, be honest.
Her website, www.gettoready.net, is a Competitive Obedience Toolbox that Catherine provides--at no cost--to help and encourage others in obedience and to develop a deeper understanding of the trainer/canine bond and in so doing, have a more rewarding relationship and ultimately, greater success.
Please contact Tammy at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.