Podcast Interviews

We’ve had so many amazing interviews on the Bad Dog Agility podcast that we decided to gather them together into a single list. You can download the app so you always have the latest episode, and anyone can introduce the next episode.

Episode 141: Welcoming Novice Competitors thumbnail

In this podcast, we chat with Liz Armstrong about the New Beginnings Agility Trial which will be held September 16-18, 2016 in Rancho Murieta, California. Sarah and Liz talk about how this trial makes the first-time novice competitor comfortable and excited about their future in the sport of dog agility. How Liz went from a

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Episode 137: Swedish Jump Heights and Its Effect on FCI thumbnail

In this episode, we talk with Åsa Wrede of Sweden about the future of dog agility in Sweden and Europe. The regulation proposal for the Swedish Agility Club. New Height Classes and Cutoffs: Extra small: allowed for dogs whose withers under 28 cm (11.02 inches); jumps 10-20 cm (3.94-7.87 inches) Small: allowed for dogs whose

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Episode 136: Interview with WAO Judge Anthony Clarke thumbnail

In this episode, we chat with one of the judges from this year's World Agility Open Championship, Anthony Clarke. World Agility Open Episode 100: Interview with Crufts Judge Lee Gibson – Part 1 Our year-long VIP program will open for registration towards the end of June. Watch our Facebook page or join our newsletter for

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Episode 135: Interview with European Open Team USA Coach Ann Braue and Michael Teh thumbnail

In this podcast, we learn about the inner workings of the European Open with Team USA coach Ann Braue and Assistant Coach Mike Teh. Official EO Team USA Website Those interesting in donating to the team can contact Ann at ann@abctc.com QQwik QQwik is a fun new iPad app for practicing an overlooked part of

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Episode 127: Interview with 2016 AKC 20″ National Agility Champion Sarah Baker thumbnail

In this podcast, we talk to repeat 20" National Agility Champion Sarah Baker about her recent win. We touch on mental management during the event, running contacts, and choice analysis. Side by Side: Hops vs Gitchi Choice Analysis: 2016 AKC NAC Finals Jump #18 Visualization and Mental Preparation Episode 32: Improving Your Mental Game for

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Episode 116: Interview with Justine Davenport and Jessica Patterson thumbnail

In this podcast, we talk to Shape Up Agility's Justine Davenport and reigning EO Large Dog Champion Jessica Patterson. We discuss their recent success as well as their growing influence in handling both in Canada and throughout the world. (Editor's Note: I kept losing track of which voice was Justine and which voice was Jessica.

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Episode 114: Interview with Newest World Champion Pavol Vakonič thumbnail

In this podcast, 2015 FCI Agility World Champion Pavol Vakonič shares his thoughts on training with his wife, his dogs, and his mental focus before his gold and silver medal runs. Overlay video of Fiona and Ikea: Agility, and Jumping 2015 Agility World Championships Results and Course Maps Back on Track Dog agility is a

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Episode 110: Howard Boyle goes to the Moravia Open and the Canadian Classic thumbnail

Howard Boyle returns to the podcast after two international trips; first to the Moravia Open in the Czech Republic and then to the Canadian Classic. Our previous podcast with Howard: Episode 102: International Man of Mystery Howard Boyle The Moravia Open The Canadian Classic Back on Track Dog agility is a demanding sport and can

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Episode 102: International Man of Mystery Howard Boyle thumbnail

Howard Boyle is a Houston, Texas based agility competitor who routinely travels around the world to compete in the sport of dog agility. He recently traveled to the Bailiwick of Jersey, an island off the coast of France, to compete in the Jersey European Agility Festival. Jersey European Agility Festival The Bailiwick of Jersey Back

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