Agility 1 Class
August 20 from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
One event on September 10, 2020 at 7:30 pm
One event on September 17, 2020 at 7:30 pm
One event on October 1, 2020 at 7:30 pm
One event on October 15, 2020 at 7:30 pm
One event on October 22, 2020 at 7:30 pm
In the Agility 1 class, the following skills will be taught on and off-lead:
- Building teamwork (dog wanting to play with handler vs. self-reward).
- Body awareness – perch work, plank, ladder.
- Impulse control.
- Use of release word.
- Introduction to movement: buja board.
- Left/right (tricks that can be expanded on to use as cues).
- Stationary exercises that are necessary for success in agility.
- Distraction training will be introduced as the teams’ skills progress.
The dates for this 6 week session are Aug. 20, Sept. 10, 17, Oct. 1, 15, and 22- you must attend all classes.