Agility Training Hints

  1. RELAX – there is plenty of time.
  2. Watch your dog.
  3. Face the direction you are going.
  4. Do not run past the obstacle until the dog is committed (watch your dog).
  5. Say the command for the next obstacle while the dog is in the middle of the first obstacle.
  6. Signal dog with the hand on the same side the dog is running.
  7. if you see your dog veering away from the obstacle, call COME (jump, etc.)
  8. Take the lead off time at the start and at the table.
  9. At the last obstacle – DO NOT STOP! Yell GO and make sure dog crosses finish line.