Dahlonega Action Dogs is a team of two humans and three border collies. We, Rick and Debbie Nielsen, are handlers who have been training, competing with, and doing dog shows for eight years .
Ripp is a 6 year old who lives to compete. He excels at tricks, learns fast, and tries to improve on everything he learns. He has been a Skyhoundz and USDDN world championship finalist in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017. He competes at the Masters level in Agility, and is a long-jump dock diver, with best jumps at 25 feet.
Jessie is our little 5-year old girl. Doing things right is the way she works. She tracks the disc to perfection and runs accurately in agility. She is a Skyhoundz and USDDN world championship finalist for the last four years (2014- 2017) and placed 3rd place in Spot Landing in 2018 Worlds. She competes at the Master Agility Dog level..
Pete will be 2 in March. He is learning his Agility foundations, and will be competing in Agility this Spring. He was a finalist in the 2017 Skyhoundz World Champiuonships and has already qualified for 2018 Worlds. Pete is a high-drive dog who loves to work hard.