Breezeway’s Bella Donna NA RN CGC Best friend and companion to Dee, Rocky and “Gannie” Bella is our first dog, and first agility dog. We are having so much fun and learning so much. She loves any games that involve running fast: Agility, Frisbee, and Slingshot ball at the beach.

In Loving Memory of Oso

Oso March 9, 1996 – Oct. 28, 2011 I am very sorry to say that I had to put Oso to sleep early this morning. He made it to a ripe old age (15 1/2!) but his body couldn’t keep up with his valiant heart anymore. Oso was directly responsible for all the best things […]


Bonanza’s Miss America, CGC, RN, NJP, NAP owned and handled by Dika Golovatchoff photo by Mary Fish Arango Madeleine was born on April 5, 2006 and came home with me at eight weeks. She was a cute furry bundle of energy, playful, naughty, but extremely affectionate. She started out early in the breed ring, as […]


Guide Dogs Adeline, owned and handled by Dika Golovatchoff Photo: Mary Fish Arango Adeline came to me from Guide Dogs for the Blind when she was “career changed”. Always calm and focused, she was deemed to be “fearful,” but I think she just wanted to be a pet and join me and Madeleine. She started […]


Bosco was born on January 2, 2010, is the very, very, very last puppy I plan to get in what’s left of my lifetime! He is the happiest handful I have ever have—and I hope I am equal to the challenge. What am I going to do with a fast dog? Who is going to […]

Goodbye Annie

August 18, 1998 – July 28, 2010 Owned and Loved by Christin Carney Annie’s theme was “Let’s get this party started!” and although most of her pictures make her look like incredibly sweet—sainthood was not one of her aspirations. She was joyful, exuberant, and a teacher and delight to both myself and her little sister […]


Stevie is a four year old Pembroke Welsh Corgi. Everyone calls her a “fluffy” or “long hair”, but I’ve never seen another one like her. She has tons of enthusiasm for whatever she does and I am so glad that she found me!! She loves going on long walks, hanging out at my work at […]


In Memory of Glory Owned & Loved by Janet Bourque Our beloved Glory unexpectedly passed on after a sudden illness on Sunday, August 25, 2002. All of us at Goleta Valley Dog Club will miss our beautiful little friend and express our sincere condolences to Janet and her family. Text from Glory’s Album page: “Glory” […]


In memory of our beloved Roxanne Passed on June 22, 2003 Significant Humans, Mia & Mike Roxanne was an 10 year old mix-breed. She was a rescue dog and was adopted on March 15, 1994 by Mia and Mike. She enjoyed agility for 3 years. She earned her Canine Good Citizen title and her PI […]


In Memory of Holly October 20, 1989 to August 10, 2003 Loved and Adored by Barbara Remick We first met when the doorbell rang a few days before Christmas and there, on the front porch, with nothing but a big red bow around her little puppy neck, sat Holly. She wriggled and licked her way […]