Thank you so much guys. I'm pretty proud of him. He never saw a bird or bumper until after he was 3, and is stuck with a novice handler/trainer, so he's done really well.
I thought they should give out title bandanas instead of ribbons, but strangely not many agreed with me?
Jennifer, we could surely get into a long discussion about goldens who are self-employed and think their noses know more than we do ! ! ! You could be describing my boy for sure. We got into some nasty battles over it when first running blinds. He is finally convinced that there's no "I" in "TEAM".