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Old 09-20-2009, 06:22 PM
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is that am staff or staffy bull
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Old 09-20-2009, 06:28 PM
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Originally Posted by BostonBanker View Post
The big question I had with them is that they don't seem to give you much advantage in the size. Both running this weekend were in the 22" class along with all the BCs. Perhaps the sizing is different in flyball? I know both these dogs are flyball dogs as well. I bet they'd be hard to beat if they could get in the 16" division.
The "borderjack" I know would probably jump 16". I haven't measured her... she's 25 lbs but kinda leggy.

I would think that adding an amstaff would only make them taller? I'm a little confused by that as well.
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Old 09-20-2009, 06:31 PM
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the ones i'm familiar with are border collie x staffordshire bull terrier
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Old 09-20-2009, 06:32 PM
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It's staffy bull as far as I know.

EDIT: same time.

Hank - (approx. 1 1/2 year old Spotty Dog)
Mia CGC - (6 1/2 year old Papillon)
Summer TG3 TIAD - (11 year old Papillon)
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Old 09-20-2009, 06:33 PM
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most of the borderstacks I know jump 16. What I meant by the height thing is that you can add power (for acceleration etc) with out adding height. The few staffies that run (the agility community has been known to turn a blind eye) seem to all run at 16..
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Old 09-20-2009, 07:13 PM
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I don't know much about it. But GEEZE get a better name that doesn't involve other breeds name. Ugh.

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Old 09-21-2009, 11:03 AM
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yeah it's kind of stupid to involve the otherbreeds' names as it might confuse someone or inform them of the breed history. just look how stupid a name bullterrier is.
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Old 09-22-2009, 12:08 AM
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Very funny.

Seriously though, these names are ridiculous.
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Old 09-22-2009, 10:05 PM
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i am sorry but border jack makes perfect sense to me it gives some idea of the breeds involved & therefore some idea size, type & personality. now border stack is a little more difficult and a bit sillier, but what else do you call it if not a mix of the breed names?
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Old 09-23-2009, 05:27 AM
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I believe the Border Stacks should be known as "Dynamos" based on the ones I've met! I wish my own computer was working - I got the coolest picture of one at the agility trial last weekend.
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