John Shankweiler – Agility Instructor

John has been involved in agility for approximately the past 10 years. He has trained three of his dogs over the years and has competed in the AKC, NADAAC, and USDAA venues. The majority of the competitions have been with AKC. John and his canine partners have earned many titles in each of the venues. The greatest accomplishment that John and his dog Klein earned was a Master Agility Champion (MACH) title.

John has been an instructor at Bella Vista Training Center since 2006. He has taught many different classes from InFocus, Foundation agility, Walking the Course, Beginner classes and Intermediate classes. John has not only been an instructor in these classes but has been a student in each class; which provides a unique perspective when instructing classes.