Class Structure


The following information will give you an idea of how we structure the classes and the aims of each class.

Puppy/Beginners

  • Socialising your puppy with other dogs and people
  • Loose lead walking
  • Recalls on lead, long-line and off lead
  • Stays on lead
  • Sits, downs and stands
  • Play retrieves and release of object


Elementary

This is a class for dogs who have achieved a small amount of training or who are progressing from puppy/beginners class.  
Training will be similar to the puppy class but you will achieve a little more in the stay exercises, plus:-

  • Recalls with present
  • Finish to heel
  • Hold, retrieve toy/dumbbell

 

Novice

  • Controlled on lead walking
  • Off lead stays
  • Hold, retrieve dumbbell 
  • “Refine” presents and finishes
  • Temperament test

 

Top dogs

  • Heel work
  • Dumbbell retrieves 
  • “A”-recalls
  • Send away
  • Scent and distance work
  • Right and left turns to heel work