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.
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.)