Why Dogs Knock Down Bars in Agility


While jumping comes naturally to dogs, jumping in competition is a lot different from running and jumping in play. There are several reasons why a dog may not clear a jump and will take down a bar or refuse to jump. Position of take off is important. If he jumps too early, then he is […]

Agility Training for Puppies


Agility is an excellent way to help an active puppy burn off some energy while having fun at the same time he is building a bond with his owner. While strenuous training is not recommended, or requiring the puppy to jump at full heights, the puppy can learn a lot of the basic foundations that […]

How to introduce the seesaw in agility


The seesaw obstacle can be the most unnerving of all the obstacles for a dog running agility, especially dogs that are just learning. This is the only obstacle that not only moves when the dog is on it, but also makes a noise when it hits the ground and bounces back up at him. With […]