START Agility

START Agility is a class to teach foundation agility skills to dogs and handlers. The two goals are:
1- Develop confidence and independence on dogs.

2- Develop basic training skills on handlers

Purpose of the class

  • Prepare dogs to run courses without excessive cheerleading or luring.
  • Train dogs to learn and enjoy offering behaviors and to understand that their behaviors control the reinforcements.
  • Create happy and confident dogs.
  • Make preliminary mistakes away from agility obstacles (the class will not use any agility obstacles)
  • Instill good agility and training practices on handlers

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