Once Around...

Often times - we look around a dog show and wonder about the great people - and the back story that brings us all together.
This is a small project to produce a series of videos with interesting folks from around the dog world.



Once Around... with Pat Trotter from Dale Root on Vimeo.
Explore the wonderful world of dogs - with Patricia Trotter.

Pat is the legendary breeder of Vin-Melca Norwegian Elkhounds and if you're serious about breeding great dogs - then listen up! Pat shares her thoughts on starting from a plain Jane to create classic producers of great value to a breed. As a lifetime student - she literally wrote the book on the subject "Born to Win - Breed to Succeed". Listen along as Pat shares stories from her personal history as a teacher, author, owner handler, mentor, and judge.

The stuff of myth and legend - and she's the real deal.



Once Around... with Joe Tacker from Dale Root on Vimeo.
Explore the wonderful world of dogs - with Joe Tacker.

Listen along with AKC All Breed judge Joe Tacker as he shares stories from his personal history as a musician, Naval Aviator, commercial pilot, and the world of dogs. You'll recognize his voice right away from the televised Westminster Kennel Club show where he served as the color commentator for many years.



Once Around... with Pluis Davern from Dale Root on Vimeo.
Explore the wonderful world of dogs - with Pluis Davern.

Pluis Davern has produced 142 FEMA certified Search Dogs over a long career, listen along as she shares her multi-faceted experience. Learn why the Sussex Spaniel makes her heart sing with stories, history, and a passion for tomorrow.