Demonstration of fluency in Standing in front of the dog with the disc held vertically in the throwing hand is Basic Standing Position (BSP), a foundational position in the Yachi Method., Basic [caption id="attachment_27605" align="alignleft" width="300"] Counter Clockwise Working Flank[/caption] Flatwork is the stuff that happens between the catches. How the team moves and transitions, often without the disc, is flatwork. Flatwork position, the On a Front Cross, your dog switches Flanks in with you in front of them. From Clock to Counter Clockwise Flank or vice versa. Taken directly from the canine agility, and the A Low High Toss is a special delivery used to hover discs and create a reliable trigger for the dog..
- BSP Counter to Low High Toss
- BFP Counter 360º
- Front is a stable position directly in front of the handler. Front is an traditional obedience skill. Usually your dog sits in this position, but standing is often acceptable as A Cross is an canine agility term that describes a change of working sides. Your dog moves from your left to your right (Heel to Side) or from Clock to to BSP Clock
- Low High Toss and Drop
- BFP Clock 360º
- Front Cross to BSP Counter
- Repeat 2x
- Patience and waiting work.
- Dog follows the handler.
- Handler lead the dog.
- Develop a practical Front Cross and The handler's stance is important. There are many ways to stand and each way you stand can say a different thing. Stances communicate pressure and direction. Switching stances sends information Shifting.
- Learn about Pressure comes in many forms in dog training. Positional Pressure, Performance Pressure, Environmental Pressure, the Plane of the handler’s body. Pressure is a fact. How you wield it or leverage.
- Clearly communicate Clock vs Counter.
- One link at a time makes a chain.
- Diagnose the Strong and The Weak Flank is the flank that the dog does not prefer to run. Most dogs are unbalanced and prefer to move in either a clockwise or counter clockwise fashion.The.
- For Drive is focus and energy applied towards work. There are many kinds of Drive: social drive, tracking drive, prey drive, bite/kill, stalking, and food to name a few. Social drive, Management
- For Wind Management
- For disaster recovery
- For working with Pressure
- To develop handler footwork
- For Warmup
- To teach Flatwork Foundation
- To work in small spaces