We discuss the challenges of training by yourself and give you some helpful tips. Episode 72: Three Ways to Use a Helper Episode 49: Using Differential Rewards Video showing a creative way to teach the chute without a helper. My favorite new gadget: a phone holder for my tripod. I pair this with a quick
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)
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.
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. Our post outlining the effects of the 2016 qualification changes. Back on Track Dog agility is a demanding sport and can be difficult on the body, both the dog's
As part of Dog Agility Blogger Action Day, we discuss how "continuing education" can help you stay on top of the agility game! 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 Watching the FCI Agility World