Training Tip Tuesday – Spending More Time Doing Tricks

Mum was lucky enough the other month to go along in an audit spot to a One Mind Dogs Agility Seminar here in Sydney. She learnt lots of cool things during the seminar that we have been incorporating into our training. One of the things she took out of what Noora said was how little ...

Training Tip Tuesday – Start Line Stays

So if you are a regular reader of my little blog here you probably know mum has had a couple of pre-occupations lately... getting my bum over bars and more recently start line stays. So after taking in lots of advice we put it into practice at the weekend trial and couldn't be happier with ...

Training Tip Tuesday – Stopped Contacts

We have written about before in the blog that we don't know what we don't know. There were also things that we were exposed to in our earlier days of training that we didn't really understand the why? behind them and the importance of them. This is especially the case in agility. One such thing ...

Training Tip Tuesday – Obstacle vs Handler Focus

Believe it or not Mum doesn't want it to always be about her. I know.... I'm confused too. One of mum's key learnings from the recent One Mind Dogs seminar was that I need to increase my level of obstacle focus and understand it is my job to successfully negotiate whatever the obstacle is. (more…)

Training Tip Tuesday – Ahhhh the Stretch

Inspired by a couple of social media posts we have seen from Tim Norris of Both Ends of the Lead over recent weeks. Partly because of my bar dropping and limbo abilities and also because I'm not one of those naturally athletic agility kinda dogs (thanks mum.. I won't take that as an insult) mum is ...