Top 5 Finish at WDC 2013

GLWDA’s Ronnie Weiss and his dog Zorro (“Norass”) put in a solid performance, finishing in the top 5 at the Working Dog Championships on April 19-21, 2013. Under difficult tracking conditions, Ronnie & Zorro (“Norass”)2013 WDC pulled off an excellent 92 track. They improved on that score with a 93 in Obedience on Saturday. They saved their best performance for Phase C with an unbelievably strong 99 points in protection. The overall score of 284 put them in the top-tier of a highly competitive national tournament, earning them 5th Place overall and 3rd Place for H.O.T.!   Zorro received the Helper’s Favorite Dog award, and the judge was clearly impressed with him, saying he had a quality not found in many German Shepherds.

2013 Working Dog Championship Results
Ronnie Weiss & Zorro vom Haus Glitzernstern – 284 pts
Tracking: 92pts    Obedience: 93pts    Protection: 99pts

5th Place WDC Championships
3rd Place HOT Championships
Helper’s Favorite Dog

View the official 2013 results at

Photos by Donna Haynes