What Is Agility?
Agility is unique and popular and is the fastest growing dog sport around. The definition of dog Agility is a dog sport in which a handler directs a dog over and through obstacles in a race for both time and accuracy. There are many different ways in which you can approach agility and here at Devon Dogs we believe in the importance of getting right from the beginning. Foundation is key it is essential for you and your dog to have a solid understanding of the different behaviours at grass roots level. As you develop and progress you will both find it easy if you have taken the time to get the basics right.
At Devon Dogs we have an abundance of enthusiasm and up to date training methods that we will share with you. We will take you through the various stages from starters through to masters. Agility is for everyone and every dog, whether you want to learn for fun and fitness, or if you are interested in training towards competition level, our aim is to share our experience and skills with you in order to get the most for you and your dog.
Agility Foundation Benefits
We run weekly classes aimed at different levels and abilities of dogs. You begin at starter level and can progress right through to our master level. By coming to Life Skills Foundation Classes you will benefit from the Devon Dogs Team Membership Package which includes:
Progressing along with other students in the class
ReceivIng regular homework
Periodic planning and goal setting
Discounts on certain workshops
Discounts on certain products
10% off of your stay at Bowerland Holiday Cottages
A fantastic annual gift
And your monthly 3 hour class!
Last but not least, you will also have access to our awesome Facebook group Devon Dogs Student Room, which is a private group. Here you can ask questions, receive useful tips and post your progress videos. And you will also receive notification of workshops before we release them to the general public. Our regular students and trainers are all members, so you will have access the very best group of optimistic dog trainers! Please fill in the form below and a member of our team will be in touch with you shortly.
In order to join our Life Skills Foundation training, you will need to purchase our 121 Intro Welcome Package as an initial starting point. The 121 Intro Welcome Package rolls straight into our weekly classes – it is planned and super easy for you to do this.
During the first few weeks of your 121 Intro Welcome Package, all you will need to do is to set up a standing order for £65, which is payable on the first of each month. It’s as simple as that! READ MORE…
Once you’ve completed your Introductory Welcome Programme, you will be invited into one of our regular classes. Get to grips with the fundamentals of agility training with our programme tailor-made to your needs. You can expect to receive regular homework all made to specifically target areas you want to improve in yours and your dog’s performance. There are so many reasons to join our agility classes – one being the amazing supportive community that we have that provides the best environment for your team’s development in agility.
Once you’ve completed your Agility Intermediates Classes, the exclusive Masters programme is the next step to mastering agility skills! Our invitation-only Agility programme is specifically designed for dog-trainer partnerships looking to take their agility training to the next level. Our tailor made sessions focus on taking the fundamentals of agility training and supercharging them, allowing your team to reach your potential and more! Spend quality time with like-minded trainers and skyrocket your agility performance!