Dog Training for Kids 101

Dog Training for Kids 101

Do you have a child (or know one) who loves dogs? Is your child always begging to “train” the dog? Would you like to foster a healthy relationship between your child and dog and give them both something to do? This workshop is geared toward the kids and is all about...
Where’s the Cookie? Reduce Reinforcement from Day 1

Where’s the Cookie? Reduce Reinforcement from Day 1

When you bring home that cute adorable puppy that may someday be your next sport dog, the last thing on your mind is reducing reinforcement! That’s a project for way later, just before you’re thinking about entering competitions, right? Not necessarily! There are...
Stays For All Occasions – Active Sits and Relaxed Downs

Stays For All Occasions – Active Sits and Relaxed Downs

Does your dog struggle with stays? Maybe you have trouble teaching duration. Or your dog can’t relax on the station or in a down stay. Perhaps it falls apart when you add distance. Stays are critical for dog sports, whether it’s an active stay like an agility start...
Teaching a Fun and Flashy Drop on Recall!

Teaching a Fun and Flashy Drop on Recall!

During this workshop we will break down each step in teaching a confident fun drop on recall for the Open obedience ring. We will start with teaching the dogs to down from a stand and work our way up to having the dogs down out of motion. This workshop will not cover...