Beginner

All About the Teeter

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Having problems with your dog's teeter? In this BDA show, Sarah and Esteban break down the performance of the teeter so you can pinpoint exactly where your dog needs improvement. We demonstrate several exercises you can do with your dog to improve their speed and confidence.

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What should you be doing with the practice jump at an agility trial? In this 1 minute video, Sponsored Athlete Jennifer Crank explains how she combines visualization with her warm up routine at the practice jump to improve her performance.

How to Create DISTANCE

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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

Blind Cross Basics

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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

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Ring Nerves, Highs and Lows, Remembering the Course thumbnail

Jennifer Crank shares some tips for calming your ring nerves, dealing with the highs and lows of agility, and remembering your course!

Upgrade Your Weave Pole Performance with These Drills thumbnail

Having problems with your weave pole performance? In this BDA show, we will show you how to proof your weave pole skills with some great exercises you can do at home. CLICK HERE for the FREE worksheet "4 Tips for Weave Pole Training"

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Do you have to run alongside your dog "just right" when they weave or else they will make a mistake? In this video, Sponsored Athlete Jennifer Crank shares a great training tip to help you build some independence into your dog's weaving. Jennifer is a current FCI/AKC world team member, 2017 Westminster Finalist (16" 2nd

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Can Your Dog Find a BLIND Tunnel Entry? thumbnail

Can your dog find a BLIND tunnel entry? If your dog can't (or if you've never heard of a blind tunnel entry), then make sure to watch this video! We have examples of blind tunnel entries with demonstrations. We also show you how to teach the basic skill to a beginner dog. CLICK HERE for

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Contrasting Maneuvers to Make Your Agility Amazing thumbnail

Have you ever made it through part of a course only to mess it up when the judge sends you back through the same part again, but with a small change? We're going to show you how CONTRAST TRAINING can create a more attentive dog who goes off course less and trains more efficiently. CLICK

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