Signs It is more fluid to finish Right (“parade finish,” around your back) when executing signs 301 – 303 301. HALT – Recall over Jump – Finish – Right Turn – Forward – This sign will be placed at least 8 feet before the jump. While heeling, the handler halts and the dog sits in front…

Foundation Practice Send to Target Send to Pylon with or without foot target (goal is without foot target) DISTANCE positions SPEED positions MOVING positions from heeling Front OFF target Spins around handler and in heel position Signs 309. Backup 3 Steps – Right Backup 1 or 2 Steps – Forward – While heeling, the dog and…

Work hard on backing your dog up this week. It will be put to use next week! Foundation We continued to work towards mastering of our foundation exercises. Send to Target– Goal is 6′. Send to Pylon (cone)- Goal is 6′. Distance Commands– Goal is 6′ away. Keep using the foot target if needed! When…

Style of Regulation Jumps Any of the jumps shown below can be used during a trial. In higher classes that require more than one jump per course, a judge can use any combination of these jumps. However, you will usually see the same jump used twice (with the exception of the broad jump) because it…

Foundation Exercises Send to Target– Goal is 6′. Send to Pylon (cone)- Goal is 6′. Distance Commands– Goal is 6′ away. Keep using the foot target if needed! When your dog is 100% fluent, you can fade it. Fronts OFF foot Target– Make quarter-turns, as if YOU are on a paper plate, and have your…