Wednesday, June 27, 2012

To Jump or Not to Jump



All dogs can Jump. Yep, its true. 


So What constitutes a jump?
1.
intransitive verb leave surface with both feet: to bend the knees and push the whole body quickly up off a surface or the ground
2.
transitive verb get over something: to pass from one side of something to the other by jumping
"jump the fence"
3.
transitive and intransitive verb jump as sporting skill: in various sports such as riding and skiing, to perform a movement in which the whole body leaves the ground to travel over something

Thanks to some of my friends, here is a short short video with one of many forms of Jumping.


   
Jump a log, a stick, a family member, a rock, an imaginary lake, what ever you want....Just Jump.....Jump.....Jump.


So lets get practicing. 
Your Olympic Venue can be found  By Clicking Here and you can join as many events as you want.


But for the JUMPING
You can start sending in your entry on July the 9th.
The deadline is midnight Mountain Standard Time on the 18th.


Although we would love to have video entries, we have decided that would take up too much time and space.  So Just pictures Please.



42 comments:

Jazzi said...

That is one great jump Bert!! You make it look soo easy!!

wags
Jazzi

Sankissjuice said...

:) Is Allred home yet? Will send you an email this weekend.

Keep jumping :)

I'll be back,
Sankissjuice

Charlotte said...

I wish I could jump to you... all my love Charlotte

The Furries of Whisppy said...

I'll have to pass on the jump...hee hee.

Love, Whisky

Molly The Wally said...

Bert you have to enter that pic in the BO2012! Brilliant.
Best wishes Molly

Sophie said...

Ha, jumping is what little terriers do best!

BordoggyTerrier said...

I might have entered had I not saw the master at work here! Gold for Bert! Go on son, look at him go - bless him! x

Frankie Furter and Ernie said...

You know we are dachshunds and therefor... vertically challenged. How HIGH does the POLE JUMP have to be? I know that YOU can jump poles that are 87 inches high, butt I don't even think Ernie and I could go over somethingy more than 8 or 7 inches. Will that be OK?

Lassiter Chase and Benjamin said...

So exciting!!! Can't wait to see all the jumping for joy pictures from everyone!!!

Catherine said...

That is some good jumping!

Love kitty's photo below ~ too cute!

xo Catherine

GOOSE said...

Must one's mouth be gaping open like yours? Have you ever sucked up a bug while doing this. The second best thing you do Bert is jumping (the first of course is swimming.) As you know I am a pretty good jumper, I was even better in my younger days. Be assured I will be entering this event.
Blessings,
Goose

Keith Andrea said...

Hi Bert., seems that jumping is just an easy task for you to do...I wish I could jump too..

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Sarge said...

Hey Bert!
Wow, I am sooooo ready for your big jumping event! I've been practicing and working out faithfully and I'll be entering fur sure! Great pix of your leaping self. BOL
Grr and Woof,
Sarge, COP

Casey said...

I'm not much of a jumper, but I did some practicing with Momma last night! Horizontal jumping is hard, but I'm aces at vertical jumps!

georgia little pea said...

Everyone and his dog is taking part in this except me. Boo.

JJ said...

Very cool picture! :-) *gg*

Black Dog

The Army of Four said...

That is an AWESOME photo, Bert!!!
Play bows,
Zim

Murphy said...

Stanley has been jumping a lot lately. He amazed our peeps when he leaps across the room. I do little jumps. But we all do jump! See you tomorrow and maybe we can jump together!

Your friends,

Murphy & Stanley

♥♥♥ The OP Pack ♥♥♥ said...

We don't think our human is skilled enough to catch a jump with the flashy beast, but we will try:)

Woos - Phantom, Thunder, Ciara, and Lightning

Bailey Be Good! said...

I've missed you, Bert! Hope you're doing well, my friend! :)

Woofs & huggies! <3

~Bailey (Yep, I'm a girl!)

2browndawgs said...

Mighty fine jumping!

Amber DaWeenie said...

:o( Me be missin out on all da fun. Mom won't let me jump cause me is a Doxie! No Jumpin Allowed!

RYKER said...

Mama wants to enter me in some of the competitions but can't figure it all out. Does she need to contact each host via their blog site to get their email address?

Two French Bulldogs said...

You could try out for the Olympics
Benny & Lily

Lorenza said...

Oh-oh...
I guess that is not a category for me!
You know... short legs here!
Haaaa!
Take care
Kisses and hugs
Lorenza

Suka said...

hey Bert,

Great action photo! Pawsome! And the video was cool, too, but that photo rocks!

You are one of the best jumpers I have ever seen. :->

Suka

Jeanne Pursell said...

You seriously ROCK at jumping Bert!!

xoxo Chloe and LadyBug

Reilly / Denny Cowspotdogs said...

We vote 'to jump" it is sooooooooo much fun!

Lydia Criss Mays said...

Bert, I think your theme song should be JUMP by Kriss Kross. Just an idea. ;)

Happy seeing beautiful!

KB said...

Hmm, I like the intransitive verb kind of jumping. Our R spontaneously becomes airborne... not to jump over anything but just for joy. Maybe he'll be allowed to jump before the deadline :)

Love that photo of Bert.

Saw that you're having fires too. I hope that it's not as stressful as for us. I am now officially terrified of lightning.

Beans4Biscuits said...

I is glad yous explained this here 'jumping' stuffs...I was starting to wonder

Sugar the Who

bigdogzola.com said...

Hee hee Bert thanks for the link to 'Our Games' - all looks like fun..great mud paws look on your header picture by the way..super stylish and bet the smell was divine x

Bassetmomma said...

You are just the best jumper Bert!!

Raelyn said...

Bert....
I love, love, love that picture of you jumping!! You're doing it so well!!
Love, Raelyn.... And Rose, my BEAUTIFULLY UNIQUE "Mystery Dog"!!

Teddy said...

WOW Burt, you should get Gold fur that jump ;)

Wyatt said...

I've got to get going on my training...I'm so accustom to just getting by on my good looks, but this is the OLYMPICS!

Wyatt

browndogcbr said...

Hi Y'all,

Hey, Bert that's you leaking water. ;)

Love your jumping! I don't have any fences like that to jump.

Just wanted to stop to see how your week was. Hope your weekend is a great one!

Y'all come by now,
Hawk aka BrownDog

The Cat From Hell said...

Oh Bert!
Yous just has to enter some of these in the Cot-O-Lympics HIGH Jump
Yous is a fabulous athlete!
Kisses
Nellie

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