May 2014

Episode 57: Interview with Denise Fenzi – Part 2 thumbnail

This is the second part of a two part interview with Denise Fenzi. Please listen to Part 1 first! In this podcast we discuss the NRM (No Reward Marker) as well as the CI (Cheerful Interrupter). The Behavior Chain Series (starting with #1) Fenzi Dog Sports Academy

Episode 56: Interview with Denise Fenzi – Part 1 thumbnail

This is the first part of a two part interview with Denise Fenzi. Denise's passion is obedience, and yet her name is familiar to many agility handlers who look to her for information on relationship and drive. This is part 1; part 2 is available here. The Behavior Chain Series (starting with #1) Fenzi Dog

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Trusting Your Dog and Moving On: A Case Study thumbnail

In this video, we analyze Rosanne DeMascio's winning 26" Challenger Round run with Strafe. Our focus is not on her handling choices, but on how Rosanne effortlessly reaches key positions on course by moving on as soon as her dog is committed to a given obstacle or line, allowing her to run a smooth, flowing

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Episode 55: When to Quit an Agility Training Session thumbnail

Inspired by Silvia Trkman's article Busting the Myths 6, we discuss different ways to end your agility training sessions. Silvia Trkman's article: Busting the Myths 6 Our previous podcast on: Conditioned Emotional Response