RALLY PRACTICE DROP-IN
Monday, October 17, 2011, 7:00-8:30 PM ($15)
Available to Austin Dog Sports' students interested in practicing full courses. Open to the public, but instruction is limited. One full Novice course is available for as many run-throughs as time and participation allow. Limited to 6 participants. Pre-registration required!
Prerequisite: A basic knowledge of the Novice Rally behaviors
SCENT TRACKING GAMES
Sunday, October 30, 2011, 4:30-6:30 PM ($50)
Introducing you and your dog to the basics of tracking(and an excellent opportunity to catch the tracking bug!). Give your dog a new and exciting challenge in a fun environment - the outdoors!
This “Tracking for Fun!” workshop covers:
- A brief explanation of how the canine nose works
- An explanation of what tracking is
- Demonstration and practice of how to handle the line on a tracking dog
- Demonstration and practice of how to lay a track, both straight legs and turns
- Demonstration and practice of how to run a dog on a track and teach your dog how to follow a track