Written especially for beginning canine Agility competition enthusiasts, this manual covers all aspects of the competitive sport. The author starts with instruction on evaluating a dog's physical fitness and overall readiness for Agility training, then makes specific diet recommendations, and advises on treatment of injuries and the use of positive training methods. Advanced discussion describes obstacles used in Agility competitions, then shows how to teach the dog jumps, getting through tunnels, and other competition events. Filled with instructive full-color photos and illustrations.
Author : Margaret H. Bonham Release : 2000 Publisher : Barrons Educational Series Incorporated ISBN : 9780764114397 File Size : 21.23 MB Format : PDF, Mobi Download : 249 Read : 789