Competent Canine Competitor

Do you want to learn about your dog’s arousal and how it relates to their ability to perform in competition and training? Then this is the class for you! You will learn how you can help find, and maintain, your dog’s peak level of performance. Regardless of the type of dog sport you compete in, this course is a must! 

Course Info

With topics including learning about focus and engagement, getting your dog ready to work, the proper use of reinforcement, dealing with stress and failure, working in the zone and bridging the gap between training and competition, this course is a must-take for anyone interested in competing in any dog sport! Given the combination of lecture and video material, you will walk away with the skills necessary to take your training, and trialing, to the next level!

Prerequisites: None. 

What You Will Need:

  • your dog
  • 6'-8' leash
  • TON of mid- ot high-value treats
  • clicker
  • toys for your dog thoroughly enjoys playing with