Are you looking for a job for your dog? Do you want to them to use their mind and their body? Are you interested in getting involved in a super fun activity? Then you need to try Treibball! Dubbed as urban herding, Treibball looks like a cross between soccer and billiards (and no herding instinct needed!). This course will give you the foundation necessary to introduce the game to your dog and get them ready to push those balls!
In this 6-week course, you will learn the most important foundation skills for Treibball These include finding and building balance, introducing the ball, building distance and introducing direction cues. Treibball is fabulous for many reasons, but especially for the way it will stretch your dog mentally and build your communication. Remember the old saying, "A tired dog is a good dog". Sign-up today!
What You Will Need:
- your dog
- flat or martingale collar
- back-clip harness (optional)
- 10'-15' long line
- LOTS of high-value and smelly treats
- minimum of 2 toys your dog really enjoys
- weighted fitness ball either 55cm or 65cm
- What is Treibball?
- Concept of Balancing
- Balancing on the Floor
- Signals and Cues for Treibball
- Introducing the Ball
- Introduction to Send Outs
- Building Distance
An intensive learning opportunity, where you will submit homework and videos for the instructor to review, ask questions in the forum and more!
Perfect intermediary option. Have full access to the course materials, ask questions in the forum, but no need to submit videos or homework.