A new variation of the scoot that Si and I put together a while back. It’s pretty exciting and flashy. Hope you enjoy the… Muppet Scoot
Spot training can be used as a set up move and can increase the efficiency and flow of a training session.
In agility, the stuff that goes on between the jumps, the team movement and cuing proper direction is called Flatwork. Disc Dog Flatwork is the stuff that happens between the catches in dog Frisbee.
Canine Freestyle with Apryl Lea class #5 followup.
Throwing with Intent is throwing a disc to your dog with the intent to make them look good. Throwing the disc to promote a big leap, to hit the dog in stride on the run or throwing a disc that your dog is going to flip for 10 yards away, is the sign of a mature handler.
Recap of Canine Freestyle Class with Apryl Lea.
Apryl does some bitework with Pan to try to build some drive and bring her out of her shell. My new little buddy, Hops with a little evaluation bitework session that has an unexpected twist and LaVerne muscles in on the dogs working in the studio.
LaVerne, stunt kitty and tail-less wonder cat busts out onto the field while Apryl Lea & Kiva work their freestyle disc dog routine. LaVerne Rocks it.
Management is a tough skill for all discdoggers. It usually gets better with experience, but the time required to get that experience can be drastically reduced by understanding a few simple principles.
This is a response to a post in a discussion on K9Athlete.com I know this is an older thread. The funny part is I have instructed folks on the retrieve and trained successfully four of my own dogs to do it….then I got Zeke. He will be great at freestyle, he will drop the disc as […]