Newsletter#24: Bart Bellon in Fairhope, Pennsylvania

The Bart Bellon Seminar and workshop at the International Conservation Center (ICC) was attended by people from Wisconsin, Colorado, Ohio, Maryland, Arizona, Florida, Pennsylvania, Missouri, Canada and New York. The participants were largely IPO competitors, dog trainers, police, and hobbyists. The facilities at the ICC were world class: for example, indoor facilities for working dogs, large fence...
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Newsletter#23: Electric Guitar and Classical Guitar? Can We Not Learn Both?

In dancing, there are modern dancers (i.e. Ruth St. Denis, Mary Wigman, and Martha Graham) and those who perform the more classical ballet (i.e. Mikhail Baryshnikov, Gelsey Kirkland, and Rudolf Nureyev). In writing, we have New York Times best sellers, and classical literature like George Eliot, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Henry James. In music, we have the rock and country genres (for example), and ...
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Newsletter#22: St. Louis, Missouri

Modern, effective, and humane dog training (where we acknowledge that the dog is smart and needs to find his advantage in doing what he must) makes training more enjoyable. Devika Christie said that the seminar with Bart “totally recharged my passion for training.” Scott Rowan wrote, “After seeing the same typical training for years, our attitudes towards the sport turn stale. Bart’s methods and e...
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