After about a year of classes, Reusch and Boxie
began competing in agility and did quite well at first.
Box could also miss out in the 8.50 over 515m where he has the useful Boxie
Graham Box's staying dog Boxie
forged clear from the third bend as he beat ex-Irish kennelmate Bockos Big Dog by more than five lengths in 28.77sec.
Frank Taylor's charge, sidelined with a hip injury since finishing fourth behind Boxie
in a 687m open at Plough Lane at the beginning of August, posted a satisfactory 28.83sec in a 480m trial at the track on Saturday night.
A fine second to high-class act Boxie
on July 23, the Paul Donovan-trained wide has performed with credit on all four subsequent starts round Plough Lane.