Yearly Archives: 2015

Almost got it!
Almost got it!

It’s Official — Cutter has passed his coursing ability test.

Coursing ability tests are open to dogs of all breeds, and Norfolks excel at this event. Here are a few photos of GCh. Ch. Abbedale’s A Cut Above, CAT   … coursing ability test … owned by Felicia Moran of Connecticut. … Continue reading

Avalon's Opening Act on Broadway (aka Tony) earned her first major during Montgomery Weekend and went on to win the Merry of Beaufin Stakes.
Avalon's Opening Act on Broadway (aka Tony) earned her first major during Montgomery Weekend and went on to win the Merry of Beaufin Stakes.

And the winner is … Everyone!

Matches are always fun.  The youngsters get to find out what it’s all about.  The oldsters get to strut their stuff again. And the ‘in between’ dogs get to show off among an adoring crowd filled with people who cheer … Continue reading

Flying dogs in flat racing. (Photo by Sheila Foran)
Flying dogs in flat racing. (Photo by Sheila Foran)

Fall Festival 2015 Play Day

Sunday was play day at the 2015 Fall Festival and a great crowd cheered on all the dogs who were having a great time participating in the events.  A beautiful fall day in Walpole Massachusetts and a wonderful turnout of … Continue reading

The 2015 Fall Festival is Here!

                          NOTE: NEW SCHEDULE; NEW EVENTS !!!!!  OCT. 10 & 11, 2015 Norfolk County Agricultural High School 400 Main Street, Walpole, MA 02081  Match Judge: Ms. Sheila Robbins  Todmorden Norfolk Terriers ———————————————————————————————————- Saturday, October 10th Sleep late … Continue reading

The whole ANTA contingent ... top row left to right ... Lini Federici, Peggy Metcalf, Liz McDonnell, Janet Laterner, Sue Ely, Lance and Bernadette Martin, Lori Pelletier and Gavin Pelletier Newell. Front row left to right, Beth Kravitz, Sharon Witte, Joane Krantz, Sheila Foran, and Tony Gabrielli.
The whole ANTA contingent ... top row left to right ... Lini Federici, Peggy Metcalf, Liz McDonnell, Janet Laterner, Sue Ely, Lance and Bernadette Martin, Lori Pelletier and Gavin Pelletier Newell. Front row left to right, Beth Kravitz, Sharon Witte, Joane Krantz, Sheila Foran, and Tony Gabrielli.

Calling All ANTA Earthdog ‘Folks’ (Canine and Human)

It’s a wrap … another great weekend in the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. ANTA is sponsoring a fun weekend consisting of three AKC earthdog tests July 18 and 19 in Newark Valley, NY. The Finger Lakes Kennel … Continue reading

Lini Federici gives her puppy some last minute encouragement as the class is set to begin. Great concentration!
Lini Federici gives her puppy some last minute encouragement as the class is set to begin. Great concentration!

ANTA/NTC Fun Day Roundup at Spring Cove Farm

Thanks to ANTA President Peggy Metcalf and NTC President Nancy Wise for orchestrating a wonderful weekend on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.  There was truly ‘fun for everyone’ thanks to our hostess, Marian Shaw, and all who attended the festivities which were … Continue reading

Felicia Moran's Cutter passed his barnhunt instinct test.Felicia Moran's Cutter passed his barnhunt instinct test.
Felicia Moran's Cutter passed his barnhunt instinct test.Felicia Moran's Cutter passed his barnhunt instinct test.

Not Just a Pretty Face …

Grand Champion Abbedale’s A Cut Above is the best friend and sidekick of Felicia Moran … they just recently started learning about the sport of Barn Hunt and in their second try Cutter passed his instinct test.  Congratulations, team!

ANTA at the Finger Lakes Kennel Club Earthdog Trials - July 2014
ANTA at the Finger Lakes Kennel Club Earthdog Trials - July 2014

Earthdogging it … and more ….

Save the dates … July 17-19 … ANTA will once again be ‘under the tent’ at the Finger Lakes Kennel Club’s earthdog event in upstate New York.  Practice on Friday. Three trials on Saturday and Sunday.  Prizes for any Norfolk … Continue reading

The Mailman Cometh

From the TimesUnion – February 11, 2015 Toula, Judy Carbauh’s Norfolk terrier, gets on the couch every day to look out the living room window at their Mechanicville home for the mail truck to park and then barks to let … Continue reading

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