"We had a nice [Jumpers] run, but Apollo the boxer, of all dogs, beat us by .13. (Sorry, Apollo, I know you're a good dog and you're handled by a National Champion and World Team border collie handler, but [insert 2nd place Jumpers dog name here] usually
Well let me say that YES, I'm offended. I'm not quite so obsessive about keeping track of results as some people but I know that Apollo has beaten this dog on more than one occasion, to the point that us beating this dog is not a shock to me. Sure they beat us sometimes, but we beat them too.
It was not just "our course", we won jumpers both days and beat [insert 2nd place Jumpers dog name here]
This is also not the first time this person has 'dissed' Apollo on her blog, although the first time someone pointed it out to me and I just laughed and ignored it. I believe the person said something like (this is definitely paraphrased), "If Apollo can make it to [the 2008] pGP finals and get 3rd place, imagine how much better
Say what you will about me. I don't care if you call me a bitch and never talk to me again. But don't diss my dogs. And no one. NO ONE. DISSES. APOLLO.