This agility class is designed to continue foundational groundwork skills including start line stay procedures, shadow handling, circle cone work, directional handling, introduction to contact performance on lowered dog walk, teeter, table, A frame, beginning with flat board exercises. Handling training will continue with short sequences utilizing contacts learned, hoops, tunnels, winged jumps, barrels and reinforcing start line procedures.
Demonstration of skill level competence via check list will be required to advance; teams may need to retake this level to allow dog and handler to learn at their own pace.
Applications are accepted with email confirmation on a first-come, first-served basis. Class will not be held for less than 4 teams, maximum of 6 teams.
Prerequisites: Completion of Foundations 1 or Beginner agility classes or equivalent training with instructor approval. Skill level will be evaluated in the first class. Dogs should be in control, on leash while other dogs are training in the fenced ring.
Instructor(s): Sandi Johnston/Larry Johnston