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  • Agility levels

    Introduction to Agility (seven week class)

    Robin Stewart instructor

    Eligibility: Dogs six months of age and older (some exercises will be modified for puppies under one year old) In this class students and their dogs will learn to safely negotiate the equipment commonly used in AKC and most agility venues including A-frame, dogwalk, teeter (possibly not full height), table, weaves, jumps, etc.

    Beginning Agility (seven week class)

    Robin Stewart instructor

    Monday 6:30 PM-7:30 PM

     

    Prerequisite: Dogs must have successfully completed the Introduction to Agility class or have comparable skills as determined by the instructor. In this class we will continue to work on our contact criteria and begin learning basic handling and terminology including, front cross, forward send (go), 180° (around), rear cross, pinwheel, lateral send (out).  

    Intermediate Agility (seven week class)

    Robin Stewart instructor

    Prerequisite:  Dogs must have successfully completed the Beginning Agility class or have comparable skills as determined by the instructor. In this class we will continue to build on what we have learned in previous classes and add new skills including serpentine, 270°, box, threadle, lead out and basic course handling

    Advanced Agility seven week class / drop ins accepted $20)

    Robin Stewart instructor

    Monday 7:30 PM-8:30 PM

    Prerequisite:  Dogs must have successfully completed the Intermediate Agility class or have comparable skills as determined by the instructor. This class consists of full (mostly EXCELLENT level) courses usually broken down into sections with emphasis on bettering course reading and handling while continuing to add new skills. 


    Agility Run Thru

    Instructor Donna Hamm

    Wednesday 6:30 PM

    Come practice with your dog on our well-lit night time agility training laser leveled, grassy, fully fenced agility field.!! Your dogs will have a great time and so will you.