Agility Foundation Training: The Initial Training to prepare your dog for a successful Agility career DVD
by Greg Derrett
Publisher: GT Agility
Publication Year: 2012
From the back cover:
“This Foundation DVD has been produced by Greg Derrett who has been incredibly successful in the Agility World and has attained an Advanced Studies Diploma in Animal Behaviour. His proven methods of Training have taken him to the top of British Agility including Twice winner of British Agility Dog of the Year and his clients have had great success by winning British Agility Club of the Year on numerous occasions. Greg credits not only his success but his clients’ success to good foundation training as demonstrated to you during this DVD. Greg has now extended his training methods worldwide and has become highly regarded for his Agility training seminars.
This comprehensive DVD covers all the essential basic training techniques to give you and your dog a strong foundation needed to build a successful Agility Career.
- Forming a good working relationship
- Socialising the dog to the competition environment
- Teaching the ‘Wait’ command
- Training ‘Directional’ commands
- Understanding body language
- Training handling manoeuvres
- Proofing of commands
- Motivational commands & other beneficial advice
- Fitness training”