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Dog trainers conduct 3-day event at Hooper


Members of the West Coast Spinone Italiano Club conducted a three-day dog training event in Hooper from Oct. 3 to Oct. 5. The Spinone Italiano is a wire-haired pointer that originated in Italy. The Hooper training event was hosted by Andy and Susan McGregor of Port Townsend. She is a former Hooper resident.

Sixteen club members from as far away as Colorado participated, along with 15 Spinoni, three English Pointers and one Field Spaniel.

Two Belgian Sheepdogs owned by the McGregors were also in attendance. All ages and skills were represented by participants from young puppies to finish...


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