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October 31, 2020

I learned a LOT by staring intently at those who were at the top of the sport at the time. There was no FaceBook, and there was no YouTube. But, I followed my heroes as closely as I could, and reached out to them for instruction. Nowadays, I’ve become friends with those who I started out by stalking. I wanted to learn everything I could learn by watching them, emulating them, all of it. I wanted to be up on that podium, listening to the National Anthem play. Who are YOUR agility heroes?

The story of how I stalked someone

October 15, 2020

Every time we get a new dog, or embark on training a new behavior, it’s a risk. It might work, and it might not. In my twenty years of dog agility training, only one thing seems for certain, and that is that progress will NOT be linear.

My Biggest Risk

October 8, 2020

Five of the most popular freebies, collated for you for the Fall 2020 Freebie Collection!

The Fall 2020 Freebie Collection

September 30, 2020

A dream is a dream because it calls to us in a particular and important way, and if something is calling to you like that, it’s very difficult to ignore.

My Dream

September 20, 2020

The best thing you can do now is to save yourself from frustration and heartache by learning from the past mistakes of OTHER agility handlers, including me! Don’t repeat these mistakes – save yourself a ton of pain and frustration! Read on to learn what those three big mistakes are!

The 3 Biggest Agility Mistakes People Make

September 25, 2019

FREE video analyses for all of Daisy and Chispa’s runs together at the 2019 Agility World Championship held in Turku, Finland, September 2019!

2019 Agility World Championships – Large Dog Runs Analysis

April 6, 2020

In this episode of the 10-Minute Trainer, we’re going to have some fun with weave poles. I’m going to assume that your dog already knows how to weave, and that, in your 10-minutes today, you’d like to spend some time working on weave poles in a way that’s quick, fun, and productive! So, here are a couple of weaving games you can play, alone, or with a training partner.

Training In Ten Minutes, Episode #8 – Collection

March 20, 2020

In this episode of the 10-Minute Trainer, we’re going to have some fun with weave poles. I’m going to assume that your dog already knows how to weave, and that, in your 10-minutes today, you’d like to spend some time working on weave poles in a way that’s quick, fun, and productive! So, here are a couple of weaving games you can play, alone, or with a training partner.

Training In Ten Minutes, Episode #7 – Fun with weave poles

December 5, 2019

In this episode of the 10-Minute Trainer, we’re going to spend our ten minutes working on POST TURNS

Training In Ten Minutes, Episode #6 – Post Turns

November 22, 2019

In this episode of the 10-Minute Trainer, we’re going to spend our ten minutes working on an obstacle that is often overlooked….the table.

Training In Ten Minutes, Episode #5

September 27, 2019

In this episode of the 10-Minute Trainer, I’d like to share with you a few of the short exercises that I use with my dogs to make sure that we’re both on the same page with our understanding of location cues.

Training in Ten Minutes, Episode #4

December 9, 2018

What does it mean to ‘play to win’ vs ‘playing not to lose’ – and how does that impact your ability to achieve the types of performances you’re after with your dog? What does winning even MEAN?

Loss Aversion…huh…what is it good for?