With the Animaltalk Top Dog Awards ceremony done and dusted, we are not done celebrating and continue to introduce you to some of the champions!
Gail Killian with Kimberley
Kimberley and Gail Killian
Dog’s breed and age Shetland Sheepdog, 5 years old
How long have you been taking part in agility? Kimberley has been taking part since 2014. I have been doing agility for 14 years (since 2002).
Qualified to compete at the SA Agility Championships
Selected to represent SA in Italy at the Agility World Championships
Became a Kusa Dog Jumping Champion
Placed 3rd in the SA Dog Jumping Championships
Awarded Gauteng Provincial Colours in Dog Jumping
Qualified to compete at the SA Agility Championships and won two out of the 4 rounds at the SA Agility Championships.
Selected to represent SA in Spain at the Agility World Championships
Placed 33rd in the European Open Agility Championships held in France
Placed 2nd in the SA Dog Jumping Championships
Became a Kusa Contact Agility Champion
Became a Kusa Non-Contact Agility Champion
Won the Kusa National Contact Agility – Small
Won the Kusa National Non Contact Agility – Small
Placed 3rd in the Kusa National Dog Jumping – Grade 3 (Mini)
Placed 2nd small dog in the Agility Grand Prix
Awarded Gauteng Provincial Colours in Agility and Dog Jumping
To overcome the challenges and the great feeling of watching your dog getting it right while thoroughly loving it.
How would you describe your dog’s personality?
Energetic and passionate in everything she does.
What is her quirkiest habit?
How she takes charge of the pack at home, calling them for games. After her agility runs she does spins of excitement!