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In this episode (25:45)

We discuss the challenges of training by yourself and give you some helpful tips.

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A Look at Speed by Height

December 10, 2014
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The table and charts below are based on all Regular Masters runs from 11/1/2013 to 11/1/2014. Analyzing this data allows us to answer the question; “what is the average speed at each height”. The histogram charts below show the distribution of speeds for each height. (Note: the charts may take a few moments to load)

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AKC NAC Qualification Changes from 2015 to 2016

December 3, 2014
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The AKC changed the qualifying requirements for entry into the 2016 National Agility Championship (NAC) from the previous year. First, let’s take a look at the difference in requirements. 2015: 4 QQs, 500 points, and 20 qualifying runs in standard and/or jumpers. 2016: 5 QQs, 600 points, and 20 qualifying runs in standard and/or jumpers.

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Episode 80: AKC NAC Qualification Changes from 2015 to 2016

December 3, 2014
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In this episode (26:02) In this episode, we crunch the numbers behind the controversial new requirements for the AKC National Agility Championship to be held in Tulsa, OK in 2016. Mentioned Our post outlining the effects of the 2016 qualification changes. Ways to Listen Subscribe to the podcast on your iPhone or iPad. Subscribe to

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Episode 79: Be a Student of the Game

December 3, 2014
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In this episode (9:17) As part of Dog Agility Blogger Action Day, we discuss how “continuing education” can help you stay on top of the agility game! Mentioned Episode 9: Course Walking Tip; Learning from other Dog Sports Episode 39: Interview with Michael Ellis on Tugging – Part 1 Episode 70: Five Tips for For

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Episode 78: The Power of Latent Learning

November 26, 2014
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In this episode (15:11) In this podcast, we discuss latent learning in dog training and how you can take advantage of this learning leap! Mentioned Please rate and review the podcast so other listeners will find us! Ways to Listen Subscribe to the podcast on your iPhone or iPad. Subscribe to the podcast in iTunes.

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The Bad Dog Agility Power 60 for 2014 – Through October

November 25, 2014
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This is a mid-year ranking, the end of year ranking will be limited to dogs with at least 5 runs in Standard and 5 runs in Jumpers With Weaves. Learn more about the Power 60 and the PowerScore. SELECT JUMP HEIGHT: 8″ Class, 12″ Class, 16″ Class, 20″ Class, 24″ Class, 26″ Class 8″ Class

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The Bad Dog Agility Preferred Power 60 for 2014 – Through October

November 25, 2014
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This is a mid-year ranking, the end of year ranking will be limited to dogs with at least 5 runs in Standard and 5 runs in Jumpers With Weaves. Learn more about the Power 60 and the PowerScore. SELECT JUMP HEIGHT: 4″ Class, 8″ Class, 12″ Class, 16″ Class, 20″ Class 4″ Preferred Class  

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Episode 77: The Secret to All of Dog Agility

November 21, 2014
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In this episode (24:58) In this podcast, we discuss the secret to ALL of dog agility. Spoiler Alert: it has nothing to do with handling. Mentioned Greg Derrett and Ultimate Agility Please rate and review the podcast so other listeners will find us! Ways to Listen Subscribe to the podcast on your iPhone or iPad.

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