Cadence's brags



  • ASCA:

    • HIT Veteran PASA February agility trial

    • ATCH5 at PASA’s May agility trial

    • Qualified for 2019 ASCA Veteran Agility Finals in Bakersfield

  • USDAA:

    • Platinum ADCH

    • PDCH


  • USDAA:

    • Earned her ADCH-Gold and LAA-Gold

    • 2018 Cynosports PVP Champion with Dave Grubel and Boca, “Not Parding”

  • ASCA:

    • HIT Elite PASA April trial

    • HIT Veteran PASA Memorial Day trial

    • PASA Elite Silver Buckle series winner

    • Delta ASF HIT Elite November trial

    • Earned ATCH3 and 4 along the way ...

  • AKC:

    • MACH2 earned Feb 2018


  • AKC:

    • Qualified for 2018 AKC National Agility Championship (NAC) to be held in Reno next March!

  • ASCA:

    • HIT Elite at the April PASA agility trial in Turlock

    • Finished her CD and is on the hunt to qualify for Novice Obedience Finals in November with a 196.7 average

    • Finished her RN (with two X legs) and her RAX

    • Hopefully qualified for invitation to the 2017 ASCA Agility Finals in TX!

    • Nationals brags include: 3rd overall in Novice Obedience Finals; 1st place Rally Team with Lynne Sidwell/Seek, Karen Black/7 (Prima's mom!) and Carol Seastrunk and the handsome Ronin.


  • USDAA:

    • Good Dog Agility Wild West Regional Jan 2016: 2nd place team with Dave Grubel/Boca and Laura Pryse/Stat and earned her ADCH-Silver and a GP SemiFinals bye!

    • Earned her LAA Silver (not sure when, but with the grandfathering of Biathlon Qs that put her over the limit probably in July!)

  • ASCA:

    • ASCA Nationals/Oregon:

      • Took HIT Elite at the PASA pre-trial! Thanks to Dave for running her!

      • Had a good Finals showing with 7th in Rd 1 but got skunked in the gamble (bad handling) and then stung by a bee before Rd 3! She rebounded to take 9th in Rd 4.

    • PASA November - earned her ATCH2, finished her RN and also got 2 legs towards her BN with two first places!





MACH Cadence!  Photo by SunRunner Photography

MACH Cadence!
Photo by SunRunner Photography


  • USDAA:

    • Bay Team Jan 2015: 2nd place team with Rachel Sanders/Gifted and Kelly Chaffin/Pete and earned her LAA Bronze

    • DART Southwest Regional April 2015: GP Semifinalist

    • Bay Team June 2015: 3rd place team with Dave Grubel/Boca and Carol Bowers/Deenie

  • AKC:

    • Earned her MACH at the TRACS Memorial Day show

    • Qualified to attend the 2016 NAC in Tulsa, OK

  • ASCA:

    • Earned HIT Elite at the PASA August trial

  • UKI:

    • At the December Harmony Hill trial, she earned a bye to the Master Series Final at the 2016 US Open



  • USDAA:

    • Cynosports:

      • Qualified for 2014 Cynosports to be held in Morgan Hill in October - GP Q Video ;

      • Her team "Yabba, Dabba, Squirrel!" with Yukari Nishimura/Simba and Tracey Sirbello/Betty finished 40th out of 150 teams!

      • Grand Prix and Steeplechase semifinalist at Cynosports

    • Southwestern Regional, 2nd place DAM team overall - Zip It! (with Ivette White/Zip and Dave Grubel/Boca)

    • Western Regional, 3rd place DAM team overall - Zip It! (with Ivette White/Zip and Dave Grubel/Boca)

  • AKC:  All qualified to attend the 2015 AKC national agility championship in Reno!


  • 2013 Rocky Mountain USDAA Regional - Regional DAM team champion with Dave Grubel/Boca and Yukari Nishimura/Simba; Regional GP Semifinalist


ADCH, July 2013 - photo by Gadabout Photography

ADCH, July 2013 - photo by Gadabout Photography

US Dog Agility Association (USDAA)

  • Agility Dog Champion (ADCH), July 2013, ADCH-Bronze July 2014, ADCH-Silver January 2016, ADCH-Gold April 2018, ADCH-Platinum April 2019

  • Performance Dog Champion (PDCH) September 2019

  • Lifetime Agility Award - Bronze, January 2015, - Silver, ?July 2016, - Gold May 2018

  • Tournament Master-Platinum (TM-P)

American Kennel Club (AKC) 

  • Master Agility Champion (MACH), May 2015

  • Master Agility Champion 2 (MACH2), February 2018

  • Master Excellent Bronze (MXB)

  • Master Agility Jumper (MXJ)

  • Time 2 Beat (T2B)

  • Excellent FAST (XF)

Australian Shepherd Club of America (ASCA)

  • ATCH (Agility Trial Champion)

  • ATCH2,3,4,5 (Agility Trial Champion-+)

  • BN - Beginning Novice Obedience

  • CD - Companion Dog

  • RN - Rally Novice

  • RAX - Rally Advanced Excellent

  • RE - Rally Excellent