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Tag Archives: obedience class
Today was the last day of Bean’s puppy class. We are going to miss it. I am especially going to miss post-puppy-class Bean. Yay tired puppy! We had a really great time in this class. The class was the first … Continue reading
I don’t know why so many people opt out of puppy class. It is like the most fun thing ever. Watching a bunch of puppies run around like maniacs? How can people not just love that? We only had three … Continue reading
The Bean started puppy kindergarden yesterday. I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. I’m not in love with the instructor. I’ve spent maybe ten minutes actively training this puppy in the two weeks that he’s been home. I’ve just been … Continue reading
Steve and I just finished up another session of Beginner Novice traditional obedience class this week. Because all of the students were returning ones, our instructor “grew” the class to include not just the elements from the Beginner Novice AKC … Continue reading
I have Luce in a rally class on Monday nights right now. It’s a course-running class, two courses per class. Luce has, what, ten rally titles and two obedience titles. (They even gave her some ribbons.) So she’s been to … Continue reading
I went partially deaf when I was at CanAm last month. It wasn’t because of CanAm or the noise of flyball. I was sitting in the crating area reading my book and it happened over the course of maybe an … Continue reading
The new class session at our training club has started, and Steve is in both Obedience and Agility this time around, with a short mini-session of Rally leading up to the trial next month. So we’ll actually have three classes … Continue reading
He is super forgey through almost all of this. And wrapped. And truth be told, I don’t care that much because I know how hard this all was for him. Rally is hard for him to start with. It’s slow. … Continue reading
The new obedience class session started yesterday, and I have Steve in Rally 2. The last time we took an obedience class it didn’t go that well. He was a mess. He was distracted and overstimulated by the dogs in … Continue reading