2012

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International handling can be very intimidating to a competitor who is not used to seeing these types of challenges. However, you too can handle these complex sequences. The process is very simple: Teach your dog a consistent set of cues for each skill. Execute these cues one after the other in rapid succession. I expect

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Episode 21: Day 4 Wrap-Up of the FCI WAC thumbnail

A quick un-edited podcast wrap-up of day 4 of the 2012 FCI World Agility Championship. We discuss the final Individual runs and placements for all three heights at the 2012 FCI World Agility Championship. The 2012 FCI World Agility Championship official site. The 2012 FCI World Agility Championship results site with course maps. Day 3

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Episode 20: Day 3 Wrap-Up of the FCI WAC thumbnail

A quick un-edited podcast wrap-up of day 3 of the 2012 FCI World Agility Championship. We discuss the final World Team placements for the Small Dog Team event and take a look at where the Small, Medium and Large dogs ended up after Individual Jumpers. The 2012 FCI World Agility Championship official site. The 2012

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Episode 19: Day 2 Wrap-Up of the FCI WAC thumbnail

A quick semi-edited podcast wrap-up of day 2 of the 2012 FCI World Agility Championship. We discuss the final World Team placements for the Large and Medium classes and take a look at where the Small Dog Teams sit after one round. The 2012 FCI World Agility Championship official site. The 2012 FCI World Agility

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Episode 18: Day 1 Wrap-Up of the FCI WAC thumbnail

A quick un-edited podcast wrap-up of day 1 of the 2012 FCI World Agility Championship. The 2012 FCI World Agility Championship official site. Course, Team Jumping - Large Results, Team Jumping - Large Ketschker Day 2 Wrap-Up Podcast, Preview Episode Video Streaming provided by: AgilityVision.

Episode 17: FCI World Agility Championship Preview thumbnail

We give a short preview of every country competing in the 2012 FCI World Agility Championship. The 2012 FCI World Agility Championship official site. EO2012 Silvia Trkman & Bu(1st) vs. Polona Bonac & Kiša(2nd) Large Dog Final Overlay Video Day 2 Wrap-Up Podcast, Day 1 Wrap-Up Podcast Video Streaming provided by: AgilityVision. Emmco Sport Emmco

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The winning run in the large dog final at the 2012 European Open featured an impressive threadle-rear cross combination by Silvia Trkman at a critical place on course, shown below. In this article, we present two different ways to handle this type of sequence. The essence of the challenge is shown in the diagram below.

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Episode 16: Kathy Sdao Interview – Part 2 thumbnail

This is a continuation of our interview with Kathy Sdao. Click Here for Part 1. We talk about setting speed as your criteria, differential rewards, and Kathy's new book Plenty in Life is Free. Clicker Expo Eva Bertilsson & Emelie Johnson Vegh and their book Agility Right from the Start Kathy's new book: Plenty in

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Threadle

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A Threadle is a maneuver where the dog takes an obstacle, then comes between two obstacles to take the next obstacle in the same direction. http://youtu.be/k-QqJClDymg