March 2018

Episode 189: How to Structure Your Dog Agility Season thumbnail

In this podcast, Sarah and Esteban talk with Leslie Eide, DVM about structuring your agility training in a way that gives you peak performance at a specific event. How to plan your time off from agility. How to taper for an event. How to design a training plan for the entire year. Jumping Gymnastics Online

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Episode 188: Handler Desensitization thumbnail

In this episode, Sarah and Esteban about how we can train ourselves to take risks on course. What desensitization is. How desensitization can help us deal with the stress of trials (big and small). Why experienced handlers may lose empathy for newcomers. How we can use desensitization to train ourselves to take risks on course.

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Episode 187: Physical and Mental Commitment thumbnail

In this episode, Sarah and Esteban talk about the differences between physical and mental commitment and how this can affect your dog on course. How we define a dog's commitment to an obstacle. Why commitment is important. How to change your dog's commitment point. Episode 171: Obstacle Focus vs Handler Focus in Dog Agility HitItBoard.com

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