Teaching a Fabulous Front with Games

Teaching a Fabulous Front with Games

When you think of fronts, how does it make you feel? Are you frustrated trying to achieve quality criteria while maintaining a happy confident dog? Do you think it’s hard to have both precision and enthusiasm? I have news for you! You CAN have both accuracy and fun...
Getting Dizzy? Spins and Turns in Master Rally

Getting Dizzy? Spins and Turns in Master Rally

The Master rally classes are SO fun, but teaching all those spins and turns can be a bit intimidating! Not anymore! Join me as I break down each of these turns and make them easier for both you and your canine companion. The hour-long lecture will cover all of the...
Training Tips for TEAM Rally: Level One

Training Tips for TEAM Rally: Level One

Woohoo – TEAM Rally is here! Get a jumpstart on this new virtual titling program by joining me for this 7 day workshop. I will go through each of the level 1 exercises in detail, showing you how to train the skills and avoid common mistakes. Whether you want to...
Pesky Positions? Not Anymore!

Pesky Positions? Not Anymore!

Does your dog struggle with position changes? He or she is not alone! Position changes are challenging because the dog is expected to promptly respond to each cue without moving forward toward you. Add in the silent hand signal exercises and the difficulty level...
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...