Did you know that dogs will move in the direction in which they are looking at?
Leading OMD Coach Janita Leinonen got a change to compete with two dogs that she had never run with before during the OMD US Tour 2015. See the video of how easy it is to communicate with strange dogs, when you know the language they speak!
In Hu's Training Video Blog you can follow Hu's life also in the training point of view. Get some tips for training with a puppy and join the adventure!
Training should always be fun. Every training session gives you more experience and improves different type of skills needed in game of agility for the dog and handler.
"I have heard that in the OMD system, the handlers are encouraged to usually be ahead of their dogs and running on their line, sort of leading the way. Is this accurate?"
OneMind Dogs leading coaches Janita Leinonen and Jaakko Suoknuuti are touring in the United States during spring 2015. Between the seminars, they have had a chance to visit some local agility competitions. Read an article about competing in the US, written by Janita.
Learning the correct execution and timing of the Front Cross is not the easiest thing to do. Leading OMD Coach Jaakko Suoknuuti explains the details of this challenging handling technique to the Next Level seminar participants in Next Level part 23.