Holy Struck a Nerve! What started as a way to collect quick and real data for my undergrad research class and gather data for my upcoming Berner U presentation at the Specialty has turned into something bigger than I expected.
Working with my students, I designed a brief questionnaire about Ring Nerves and used Survey Monkey to put it on the internet. I then sent out this invitation:
If you compete with your dog in any/all events -- I need your help!
I am collecting data about "Ring Nerves" for a presentation and possible article -- would you please complete this BRIEF and ANONYMOUS questionnaire? The link to the questionnaire is:
Thank you very much -- and please feel free to forward!
Questions? Please email me at: email@example.com
Mary-Ann Bowman Ph.D.
And Holy Lotsa Responses -- we are already at 260 and it has been only 22 hours since I posted it!
So if you have not participated, please do -- and please forward/post to Facebook/whatever -- it would be most excellent to get to 500 responses.