Tag Archives: Agility Trials

The other end Deb!

This was really fun to run. I walked the course several ways, intention towards running on the outside (which motivates Edie). The course map doesn’t reflect how sharp the angle was from #8 to #9. Walking it, I knew that was a … Continue reading

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Multiple successes!

The plan this year was to focus on jumping Edie in various venues and locations. I’ve learned that AKC (and maybe DOCNA because of my friends) is my venue of choice. The scoring method allows dogs of all breeds to … Continue reading

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Cheese balls, puppies and the BIG CHEESE BALL

Cheese balls. Sounds like something to try. Toss the cheese ball to reward motion. Dog goes for cheese ball instead of turning around and/or coming back for the reward. My dogs should be able to see cheese balls. Cheese balls … Continue reading

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Our first trial

Sunday went better than Saturday. I learned so much over the weekend…like how much I don’t know! And need to work on! That alone was worth the experience. Total tally – 8 runs, 5 finished, 3 without course faults. The … Continue reading

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Our first trial

Edie and I are off to the second day of the agility trial. She was a little confused by the entire day, I think. Out of four runs, we completed two – jumpers and tunnelers. Try going through a course made … Continue reading

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