Thoughts from the Instructors

The DaisyPeel.com Online Classroom Blog is a new feature, with thoughts and training tips from our instructors, past and present. Enjoy!

Building your own PVC Jumps

Instructions on how to build your own, professional looking PVC jumps – safe, and stylish! For pennies on the dollar. And, completely customized to YOU.

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Changes in movement

It is important, especially with a performance dog, to understand normal movement and what is not normal for your dog, so you can be proactive about keeping your dog strong and injury free. Many people can see differences in a dog’s gait when watching them move BUT many cannot or think these things are “normal for […]

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Course challenge for the week of 12-27-2016 at Clear Mind Agility

Here's the set up, course map, and analysis for the course that we ran in class at Clear Mind Agility last week of 2016. Enjoy!

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Exercise for Sprint Athletes

  It can be a challenge to design a conditioning program for sprint activities that will enhance performance, keep your dog’s chances of injury to a minimum and target the proper muscles groups.  What does Sprint mean:  To move rapidly or at top speed for a brief periodSprint athletes rely on anaerobic activities that build on the […]

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Exercise Progression

I have been thinking a lot lately about  “exercises progression”.  In the human world, we know that we can’t go to the gym and do the same amount of repetitions with the same weight every time and improve over all strength and body composition.   We know that number of repetitions and/or the amount of weight […]

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Football and the art of the Forward Motion Front Cross

If you can't get your body to do the correct things at the correct time, it's not going to matter one tiny bit how perfect your timing is…the mechanics of the forward motion front cross.

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Getting great feedback as a participant

Objective Getting great video feedback starts with submission of a great video! The following tips will help your long distance instructor give you the best feedback possible, whether that instructor is me, another instructor in my online classroom, or an instructor in another online classroom. Let’s get started! Dress Appropriately It may seem strange that […]

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Hillbilly Hydrotherapy

Instructions for how to make your own Hillbilly Hydrotherapy tank. For less than $1000 you can have an underwater treadmill of sorts in your garage as well!

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I love to watch you play

A great example of how what you think influences how you behave, and how a little tweak to your mental routine can change the outcome dramatically!

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International Course Challenge – December 15, 2016

Here's the set up, course map, and analysis for the course that we ran in class at Clear Mind Agility the week of December 15, 2016. Enjoy!

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