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EVENTS
Workshop
Agility Jump Grid Workshop





Date: August 4th, 2018

Start Time: 9:00 am

Ending Time: 12:00pm

Cost:  working spot $75, auditing unavailable

Instructor: Kimberly Smith

Registration opens: online only at www.strategicpawstraining.com.


held at:
Strategic Paws Training & Boarding
4527 Valley Pike, Stephens City, VA
Indoor Training Facility

Practicing jump grid work is focused training that allows your dog to focus on jumping skills to develop understanding and confidence, which leads to Speed and Efficiency. These exercises are excellent maintenance work for muscles and core strength necessary for jumping.



Workshop 
Canine Sport Conditioning




Date: August 4th, 2018

Start Time: 1:00pm

Ending Time: 4:00pm

Cost:  $75, auditing unavailable

Instructor: Kimberly Smith

Registration opens: online www.strategicpawstraining.com.


held at:
Strategic Paws Training & Boarding
4527 Valley Pike, Stephens City, VA
Indoor Training Facility


Every athlete requires conditioning and cross training. Dogs participating in sporting dog competitions are no exception. Your dog must be in prime physical condition. Core conditioning is an essential part of any athletes’ training program, including the sporting dogs.
Introduction, Try-Out Agility

Seminar 
Scent Work, Training & Trialing Strategies and Confidence & Motivation




Date: October 20-21, 2018

Start Time: 9:00 am

Ending Time: 5:00pm

Cost:  $65-auditing, $100 working spot (1 day), $180 working spot (2 days)
            11 working spots

Instructor: Stacy Barnett

Registration opens: online www.strategicpawstraining.com.


held at:
Strategic Paws Training & Boarding
4527 Valley Pike, Stephens City, VA
Indoor Training Facility

STRATEGIES This is a popular topic. Learn the “secret sauce” to being the best competitive team that you can with your dog. Learn the nuances of handling, reading your dog, managing arousal, teamwork and mental management. Delve in depth into each of these critical components!

CONFIDENCE Did you know that there are three kinds of Confidence? And that your motivation problem might not be motivation at all? Or maybe you DO have a motivation problem…. Learn how to tell the difference and how to address the root problem. And what about the KEY to success…. AROUSAL! Learn about how arousal and emotion can contribute to your success and explore how to regulate them. Practice exercises and situational hides to build team confidence and to get the dog “in drive”. your puppy.

Bring your own lunch, local restaurants and grocery store (Within 4 minutes of venue.)

Hotel, Country Inn and Suites, Kernstown (Within 4 minutes of venue.)
Camping/RV, Candy Hill, Winchester (Within 10 minutes of venue.)