This class is open to teams that are skilled at the Novice Obedience “CD” level, “Specifically” a one minute sit, 3 minute down, the recall and off leash heeling. Teams will learn the skills required to perform the exercises required at the Open Obedience level. Retrieve on flat, retrieve over high jump, drop on recall, broad jump, off leash heeling, 3 minute out of sight sit and 5 minute out of site down. Proper ring etiquette and positioning techniques are mastered.
What you will need:
- A collar of any type that will not slip over the dog’s head. For example, your dog should not be able to back up, and out, of his collar
- A leash.
- If treats are used as a means of positive reinforcement, they must be in the form of a NON-CRUNCHY variety.
Satisfactory completion of the Intermediate Obedience class or by obtaining the approval of the class instructor.