In this episode, Sarah and Esteban explore how a minimalist approach to dog agility training can protect people from feeling overwhelmed--especially if they have a dog new to agility. Why Esteban thinks he's an agility minimalist. How minimalism can protect you from feeling overwhelmed with your new dog. How to identify the essential skills and
Do you need to add some DISTANCE to your handling? In this episode of the Bad Dog Agility Show, Sarah and Esteban show you three different ways to create and take advantage of distance with your handling. CLICK HERE for the FREE worksheet with bonus exercises
In this episode, Sarah and Esteban discuss the impact that external influences can have on your agility, and how you can use them to advance your own training. Who/what your biggest outside influences are. How they affect your training. Why you should embrace outside influences. Episode 148: The Paradox of Choice in Dog Agility Episode
Do you want to use more blind crosses but you're not sure when and how to do them? In this BDA show, Sarah and Esteban show you when you should use blind crosses instead of a front cross or rear cross. You'll also get key tips on execution and timing from 2-time AKC National Agility
Sarah takes her young border collie Venture through 5 different options for a tough sequence taken from Round 1 of the 2017 AKC/FCI World Team Tryouts.
In this episode, Sarah and Esteban help you memorize your courses by figuring out the dog's line and the handler's path and combining them with visualization. Why you should focus on your own path as well as your dog's. How knowing your dog's line can reduce your memorization burden. The 3 different views you can
Does your dog often take the wrong end of the tunnel? In this BDA show, we show you how to approach this trap by understanding your dog's line--we have a great example sequence from this past weekend's AKC World Team Tryouts (WTT). CLICK HERE for the FREE worksheet "Tunnel Trap Exercises"
We couldn't get this on the first try. Can you?
The Breed Power 10 is a group of the top 10 dogs in each breed at each height ranked by PowerScore. The Breed Power 10 recognizes the fastest dogs in our sport by using average yards per second, rather than double qualifying (QQ) runs or points. Learn more about the Breed Power 10 and the