Training Tips

This page enables you to review various topics that we have discussed, refresh yourself of practical methods we have run through for practicing at home and a recap of the theory behind some of the games that we have played at club.
Please click on the paws to go to the appropriate page.

Keeping your dog cool
Ideas to help your dog with the summer heat and how to make' Pupsickles'.

Rovers Revenge
A great game to help understand agility from a dogs point of view

Shut Up!
Another game we play, this time to develop an understanding of how your dog responds to physical and verbal cues.

Physical v Verbal
Direction commands - appreciating your dog's understanding and preference.

Weave Poles
There are many ways to teach them, here is one easy practice method.
Pictures and video clip.

Weave Poles - Stage 2
Further training tips to help you get your dog weaving with confidence.

Beginners Homework
Things for you to practice at home with your dog.