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On October 22, 2017,  Carolyn earned her 10th TDX with Somer under Judges Michael Roehrs and Ed Presnall. The day before, she and Loretta passed their TD which added to her AKC title career moving it to over 100 titles!  Truly an outstanding accomplishment!

Carolyn and Somer are pictured below with Judges,  Ed Presnall and Michael Roehrs, and the track layer, Judith Hotchkiss.
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Carolyn Fuhrer's background is in teaching and she has taught students at all levels throughout her career. Her skill and knowledge as a teacher are the keys to her amazing success teaching people to understand their dogs and achieve their goals.

Carolyn has taken students from Novice A to UD in obedience, Novice A to Mach 4 in agility, Novice A to Champion Tracker in tracking and Novice A to RAE High Combined in Rally.

Carolyn has over 75 AKC titles on her dogs, including 7 TDX titles and two Champion Tracker titles. She has trained with the top trainers in the USA in all the venues in which she has competed with her Golden Retrievers. She is a member of the National Association of Obedience Instructors (NADOI) and a Certified White Mountain (Julie Daniels) Agility Instructor.

Carolyn owned North Star Dog Training School in Vermont for over 20 years before moving to Maine in 2012. Many of her students travel from Vermont to Maine for ongoing instruction in obedience, agility and tracking.

Carolyn and Diggy - CT North Star's Hot Diggity Dog VCD1 CDX RE OA NAJ NJP NAP
Carolyn and Skeeter - CT Pioneer's Grand Finale Winning the Open Agility class at the Golden Retriever Nationals.