Pretty sweet Counter Clock Around the World here… an Around the World is four throws in circular fashion with the dog on the Working Flank. This is a Counter Clockwise Around the World.
An excerpt from the proof copy of the Tao of DiscDog by Ron Watson of Pawsitive Vybe. This is the final pull, just a few more pages to sift through with a few word and phrase changes. (Click for Large Image)
Got my proof copy of the Tao of DiscDog this afternoon. I think I left nose prints on the window with the rest of the dogs while waiting for the mailman. And, yup, I barked right along with them… 😉 Epic and I read a couple of excerpts on camera.We’re super excited about the book, and I found myself a bit emotional when checking it out. Pretty amazing stuff. Hope all of you enjoy it.
An illustrated look on the effects of reward placement on the shapes and lines that a disc dog runs during a round of disc dog freestyle.
An illustrated discussion of Intercepting the Release with disc dog flatwork by Ron Watson of Pawsitive Vybe.
An illustrated look at the mechanics of the Flank in disc dog freestyle and flatwork.
Laurent and Gypsie have been working Disc Quan Do in the Digital Dojo. For the last week, we’ve been hanging out in the Dojo in the mornings chatting about their work. It’s been a lot of fun. Below is their Yellow Belt Challenge Test, a video featuring all of the White Belt Forms. Team Gypsie passed the Belt Challenge Test and are now Yellow Belts in Disc Quan Do.
Create Leap on Lift with a Low High Trigger Jump and Pedestal (spot) 7 yards apart Dog Waits on Pedestal Verbal Over Cue Read Dog Low High Take or Throw to Trigger Leap Repeat Tips: Create desire for the Pedestal. Use a Low-High take. Usage: Develop timing of the Low High Trigger for a running […]
Rigler Drill Catch with Dueling Vault Tosses Partner up, 1-1.5 yards apart Simultaneously throw vault tosses (Low High/Horizontal Hover) to partner One goes high, one low No “Pitching” Repeat Tips: The throw must go up and down, pitching is forward at the person. Both throws go straight up and down. The person throwing low leads.
40 Yard High Stakes Catch Line up 40 yards apart or max distance with a disc Player 1 gives physical around cue and delivers disc Player 2 reads throw for catch, gives around physical cue + throw and makes catch of Player 1’s throw Same leader 5x then switch Usage: Simulate performance pressure on the […]