Agility is an excellent sport for both dogs and handlers. It has many positives – a terrific way of building that bond between you and your dog; an enjoyable way to train desirable behaviours in your dog, as well as a fun way to exercise with your dog.
Purpose of class:
To introduce the foundations of agility to members and their dogs and to strengthen the relationship between the handler and their dog.
Criteria– Dogs/Handlers must have:
*OFF LEAD CONTROL – if necessary the monies are rolled over and handler will be asked to work on this skill before recommencing the course.
* Solid obedience skills
*Junior handler must be 10 years of age (if under 15 a parent must be in the class with them at all times).
*No sibling dogs/multiple dogs from the same household will be enrolled in the same course.
* Dogs must be crated/tethered when not working
* Class participants must be prepared to purchase necessary equipment e.g. weavepoles
Contact PADS for further information regarding course times and start dates. Courses begin quarterly.
Please make yourself aware of the PADS vaccination policy prior to attending classes.