In room 202 WCFO canine freestyle competitor, judge and referee Anna Schloff, her husband and her four dogs Louie, Danny, Morgan and Lacey, all Labradors, are creating merry hell bouncing off the beds in the poky hotel room, which reeks of wet dog.
Above: canine freestyle in action, including (centre) the press- ups that clinched the prize for Mark and Ashley and WCFO founder Patie (right) showing us how it's done; Clockwise from left: Marlene and Bear - `Bear had his own ideas of moves but I told him to knock it off'; Theresa and Irish setter Caitlin scored highly; but Michael Jackson lookalikes Diane and Wes were disqualified; winners Mark and Ashley Clockwise from top left: the sailor-suited team before their synchronised routine to In the Navy; everyone orders steak at dinner but only eats about a third before cutting it into pieces: `Treats for the dogs,' explains Patie; the stars themselves; one brave performer decides to go down the Fred and Ginger route Top: Terrier Sonic's natural rhythm bags him a rosette.
The WCFO conference, "Stepping Up: Creating Positive Synergy for Effective Leadership," will be held Nov.
Subsequently, the WCFO organization was formed to provide a proactive network that supports, mentors and educates current and future women chief fire officers.
Fire Administrator; Ernie Mitchell, President, International Association of Fire Chiefs; and Debra Amesqua, president of WCFO.
Subsequently, the WCFO organization was formed for the purpose of providing a proactive network that supports, mentors, and educates current and future women chief fire officers.