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The Power 60 is a group of the top 10 dogs in each of the 6 AKC Agility height classes (8″, 12″, 16″, 20″, 24″, and 26″) ranked by PowerScore. The Power 60 recognizes the fastest dogs in our sport by using average yards per second, rather than double qualifying (QQ) runs or points. Learn more about the Power 60 and the PowerScore.

SELECT JUMP HEIGHT: 8″ Class, 12″ Class, 16″ Class, 20″ Class, 24″ Class, 26″ Class


8″ Class

  Power Score Dog Breed Owner JWW YPS # JWW Qs STD YPS # STD Qs
1 15.38 Masher — NAC MACH6 Livewire Its All Gravy MXC2 MJS3 XF T2B Papillon D Fox 5.84 13 4.77 8
2 15.23 Wren — NAC MACH6 Aerilee’s Like Never Before MXS2 MJS2 XF T2B2 Papillon B Lynch/J Rodriguez 5.88 28 4.68 29
3 14.48 Sky Cowboy — MACH3 The Sky Is The Limit Elmore MXB2 MJG2 XF T2B2 Papillon D Elmore/P Elmore 5.48 22 4.50 14
4 14.30 CH Harmony Imack MX MXB MXJ MJB NF CA Cairn Terrier A Faucette/J Knaus 5.45 15 4.42 13
5 14.27 Stunner — MACH Livewire-Ets Excessive Force MXB MJB Papillon J Sandoval/D Fox 5.47 12 4.40 7
6 14.27 Katie — MACH2 Alasera’s Catch Me If U Can MXS MJC OF T2B2 Papillon L Pertile/T Pertile 5.52 13 4.37 12
7 14.08 Carly — NAC CH MACH7 Starstruck Anticipation MXC2 MJC2 OF T2B Papillon A Samuels 5.51 10 4.29 12
8 14.02 Zen — MACH2 Livewire Zen Master MXS MJS OF T2B Papillon S Kihara 5.31 11 4.36 10
9 14.01 World War Z AX MXJ NF CGC Papillon J Ramsey 5.51 12 4.25 7
10 14.00 Spinillons Running Riot AX AXJ Papillon B Rogers/M Cohen 5.27 7 4.36 5

12″ Class

  Power Score Dog Breed Owner JWW YPS # JWW Qs STD YPS # STD Qs
1 15.92 MACH Sheza Mega Pixel MXB MJB XF T2B Miniature American Shepherd A Sheffield/M Myers 6.24 11 4.84 9
2 15.57 Kaemon — NAC MACH3 My-T-Hi Impossible Dream MXG MJC XF T2B Shetland Sheepdog K Kaye 6.06 11 4.76 12
3 15.49 Bunny — Gamblyn’s Hop To It RA MX MXB MXJ MJS Shetland Sheepdog M Kottke 6.20 15 4.65 6
4 15.07 Skecher — NAC MACH4 Jahdo Skechers At Strathspey MXC MJS2 MXF MFB T2B2 Shetland Sheepdog B Davis 5.63 17 4.72 10
5 14.90 Sea Haven Christen Eagle MX MXJ MJB NF Shetland Sheepdog D Fujimura 6.03 9 4.44 6
6 14.80 Sneakers — MACH2 Strathspey Dream’N In Sneakers MXG MJG XF T2B2 Shetland Sheepdog M Diehl/B Davis 5.74 6 4.53 7
7 14.79 Keyme — MACH3 My-T-Hi Key To My Dreams MXC MJB2 XF T2B Shetland Sheepdog K Kaye/K Murphy 5.76 11 4.51 13
8 14.78 Hannah R-112112 AX MXJ OF T2B CGC All American Dog M BILICKI/J BILICKI 5.55 9 4.62 6
9 14.77 Harmini’s Jaegermeister Locked And Loaded MX MXB MXJ MJB Miniature Schnauzer S Daggett/J Rowe 5.90 8 4.43 12
10 14.76 Trip — MACH7 Ivybrook’s Wild Ride RN MXC2 MJB3 MXP2 MJP2 MXF MFB TQX T2B Shetland Sheepdog R Schaezler/D Brooks/B Schaezler 5.58 7 4.59 5

16″ Class

  Power Score Dog Breed Owner JWW YPS # JWW Qs STD YPS # STD Qs
1 16.94 Genuine Risk MX MXB MXJ MJB XF Australian Cattle Dog A Benner/S Benner 6.51 5 5.22 7
2 16.74 Hob Nob Rhythm And Blues MX MXJ OF Border Collie L Johns/J Demello 6.53 8 5.10 7
3 16.34 Hottie — MACH3 Grand Oakes Hot Little Four Speed MXB2 MJB2 MXF T2B Border Collie D Mclean/J Oakes 6.34 14 5.00 16
4 16.25 Julian’s Razor Lazzer MX MXB MXJ OF Border Collie C Julian/S Julian 6.31 6 4.97 11
5 16.20 Smart — MACH4 Excel Smart Move BN RN HSAs MXB2 MJB2 XF T2B Border Collie K Moureaux 6.13 7 5.04 8
6 16.05 Wish — MACH Brighteye Fairy Tail PT MXG MJS Border Collie R Lewis/T Lewis 6.32 12 4.87 13
7 16.01 De Ja Vu MX MXJ MJB XF Border Collie B Kelly 6.31 7 4.85 6
8 15.93 Sagehill Mad About You MX MXJ OF Border Collie J Herren 6.65 10 4.64 11
9 15.92 Edge — MACH4 Outruns Livin’ It MXS2 MJS2 MXF MFB TQX T2B3 Border Collie P Fish/S Rolek/J Love 6.32 14 4.80 15
10 15.91 Rival’s Got Talent MX MXB MXJ T2B Border Collie S Miller 6.49 12 4.71 11

20″ Class

  Power Score Dog Breed Owner JWW YPS # JWW Qs STD YPS # STD Qs
1 17.53 Amp — Cedar All Charged Up MX MXJ MXF Border Collie L Cope 6.97 6 5.28 7
2 17.39 Double J Prada MX MXB MXJ MJS Border Collie D Wessels/D Wessels 6.63 12 5.38 10
3 17.15 MACH Moonquests Thyme Flys MXS MJG Belgian Malinois K ECKERT 6.69 12 5.23 6
4 16.99 Hob Nob Classic Force Of Power MX MXB MXJ MJB T2B Border Collie K Terrill/J Demello 6.64 9 5.18 6
5 16.99 Hidden Valley Renaissance Man MX MXS MXJ MJB OF Border Collie J Kolasa 6.35 6 5.32 6
6 16.95 Oelamp Moves Like Jagger MX MXB MXJ MJB NF Border Collie F Lafata 6.92 7 5.01 5
7 16.94 Schema — MACH Hob Nob Game Plan For The Endzone MXG MJC XF T2B Border Collie N Little 6.71 12 5.12 11
8 16.86 Mynx — NAC MACH11 Hidden Valley Mynx MXG3 MJS4 FTC2 MFC2 TQX T2B17 CAA Border Collie R Kletke/R Cohen 6.52 28 5.17 26
9 16.85 MACH4 Pine Run Pity The Fool MXC MJB2 Golden Retriever A Rotelle/J Rotelle 6.47 30 5.19 27
10 16.83 Derry Jaqen MX MXJ Border Collie C Elliott/J Elliott 6.78 7 5.02 8

24″ Class

  Power Score Dog Breed Owner JWW YPS # JWW Qs STD YPS # STD Qs
1 17.11 Scram — Bluefire’s Check Back Later MX MXB MXJ MJB MXF T2B Border Collie R White/P White 6.52 8 5.30 8
2 16.94 MACH Outruns Just Come Natural HT MXB MJS T2B Border Collie J Lolich 6.46 8 5.24 8
3 16.75 Echo — MACH Tnt Rebounding Sound MXS MJS XF T2B Border Collie A Benacquisto 6.39 11 5.18 11
4 16.65 Caper — Eyespy Escapade MX MXS MXJ MJB XF T2B Border Collie M Henning 6.41 8 5.12 6
5 16.60 Mynx — NAC MACH11 Hidden Valley Mynx MXG3 MJS4 FTC2 MFC2 TQX T2B17 CAA Border Collie R Kletke/R Cohen 6.36 9 5.12 8
6 16.45 MACH All Zet A Flexible Flyer MXB MJB MXF Border Collie B Davis 6.04 13 5.20 14
7 16.36 MACH Wiki’s Titan-Gemini’s Moon Chaser MXB MJB MXF T2B CA Border Collie W Keens/L KEENS 6.55 5 4.90 7
8 16.23 Walk-Up Brew MX MXB MXJ MJB Border Collie L Jones 6.26 9 4.99 6
9 16.02 MACH Heads Up No Time To Pawz CDX MH MXS MJG MXF T2B Golden Retriever K Stewart 6.24 11 4.89 10
10 16.02 Topgun’s Lickity Split MX MXB MXJ MXF MFB Border Collie L Bisbee 6.33 5 4.85 9

26″ Class

  Power Score Dog Breed Owner JWW YPS # JWW Qs STD YPS # STD Qs
1 16.95 Pace — NAC MACH3 Tempo In Motion MXG MJC MXF T2B Border Collie D Snelleman/P Haslach 6.41 13 5.27 10
2 16.41 MACH Wiki’s Titan-Gemini’s Moon Chaser MXB MJB MXF T2B CA Border Collie W Keens/L KEENS 6.38 9 5.01 8
3 16.24 Ninja — MACH Shuriken Star MXS MJS Border Collie C Leslie 6.11 6 5.06 7
4 15.29 MACH Street Fighter MXS MJS MXF MFB T2B2 Border Collie O Chaiko/S Humphrey 5.79 6 4.75 9
5 15.24 MACH2 Waltzng Paws Hunt 4 Red Octobr MXS MJS OF Border Collie E Calhoun/B Molloy 5.96 9 4.64 10
6 15.24 Zip — MACH15 No Limit MXG4 MJC4 MXF MFC TQX T2B6 Border Collie J Herren 5.92 6 4.66 7
7 15.20 Daybreak’s Ineffable Truth AX MXJ MJB NF Australian Shepherd J Zelinger/K Oilschlager 5.94 7 4.63 5
8 15.17 Savannah — MACH Gaylan’s Sweet Sugar Magnolia RN MXS MJS MXF MFS T2B Golden Retriever S Schmitter/R Schmitter 5.78 8 4.69 6
9 14.69 MACH Contact Point Operation Annihilation MXB MJB Border Collie R Carlson/K Moureaux 5.86 5 4.42 5
10 14.63 Ziggy — MACH2 Hob Nob Zig Zag MXS MJS Border Collie S Almeida 5.58 9 4.53 8

The Bad Dog Agility Preferred Power 60 for 2016 – Through Q2

July 27, 2016
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The Preferred Power 60 is a group of the top 12 dogs in each of the 5 Preferred AKC Agility height classes (4″, 8″, 12″, 16″, and 20″) ranked by PowerScore. The Power 60 recognizes the fastest dogs in our sport by using average yards per second, rather than double qualifying (QQ) runs or points.

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Episode 138: The Path From Your First Run To Your First Q

July 22, 2016
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In this episode (14:57) In this episode, we discuss common Novice patterns and how you can recognize your success even when you aren’t qualifying. Mentioned Episode 60: Preparing for Your Novice Debut 5 Tips for Trialing with Your Novice Agility Dog Ways to Listen Download the App Subscribe to the podcast on your iPhone or

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Episode 137: Swedish Jump Heights and Its Effect on FCI

June 17, 2016
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In this episode (18:38) In this episode, we talk with Åsa Wrede of Sweden about the future of dog agility in Sweden and Europe. Mentioned The regulation proposal for the Swedish Agility Club. New Height Classes and Cutoffs: Extra small: allowed for dogs whose withers under 28 cm (11.02 inches); jumps 10-20 cm (3.94-7.87 inches)

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Episode 136: Interview with WAO Judge Anthony Clarke

June 9, 2016
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In this episode (44:15) In this episode, we chat with one of the judges from this year’s World Agility Open Championship, Anthony Clarke. Mentioned World Agility Open Episode 100: Interview with Crufts Judge Lee Gibson – Part 1 Our year-long VIP program will open for registration towards the end of June. Watch our Facebook page

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Puppy Tugging: Introducing the Two Toy Game

June 3, 2016
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In the video below, Sarah introduces 14-week-old Applejack to a variation of the 2 Toy Game. Sarah will tug with the puppy, cue a release, immediately throw the toy on release, call the puppy back to her using an identical toy, and tug with the puppy again on the second toy. This game will build

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Episode 135: Interview with European Open Team USA Coach Ann Braue and Michael Teh

June 2, 2016
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In this episode (43:10) In this podcast, we learn about the inner workings of the European Open with Team USA coach Ann Braue and Assistant Coach Mike Teh. Mentioned Official EO Team USA Website Those interesting in donating to the team can contact Ann at ann@abctc.com Ways to Listen Download the App Subscribe to the

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How to Teach Your Puppy to Release a Toy in a Motivational Way

May 29, 2016

Dog agility trainers understand the importance of developing drive in their dogs, and many utilize tugging with toys to create focus, emphasize enthusiasm, and nurture the bond between handler and dog. Yet many trainers struggle with teaching their dog to release toys in a way that doesn’t dampen their enthusiasm for the game. The toy

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Episode 134: Priming Your Dog Before an Agility Trial

May 27, 2016
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In this episode (19:28) In this podcast, we discuss how priming your dog can improve your agility performance at a trial. Mentioned Ways to Listen Download the App Subscribe to the podcast on your iPhone or iPad. Download the MP3 File Here Sponsor Back on Track Dog agility is a demanding sport and can be

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