• November 1, 1999
  • Pets
  • $25.95
  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13: 9780967492902
  • Trim: 5.7in × 8.8in

Excelling at Dog Agility - Book 1

Obstacle Training

Jane Simmons-Moake

This book provides detailed, step-by-step instructions for training your dog to master each agility obstacle with safety, fun, and competitive excellence in mind.
- Includes important principles for building a happy and successful working relationship with your dog, as well as a solid foundation for all of your agility training. 
- Focuses on setting high standards from the start so that no retraining will be necessary later down the road.
- Is the perfect companion to Competitive Agility Training with Jane Simmons-Moake, Tape 1: Obstacle Training
- Named Best Video of the Year by the Dog Writers Association of America.

Jane Simmons-Moake is one of the world's foremost agility trainers. A top-winning competitor, veteran judge, and award-winning author, Jane runs one fo the nation's most successful agility training organizations, FlashPaws Agility Training Center in Houston, Texas.

A popular seminar leader in the U.S. and abroad, Jane has also competed internationally as a member of the 1996 and 1997 U.S. World Championship Agility Teams, and was the 20" National Champion at he 2006 AKC Agility Invitational.

Jane's unique background cpombines over 20 years of competitive dog trainng success in a wide range of dog sports with M.S. and Ed.S. degrees in Instructional Technology - the study of designing training programs that really work. As a result, Jane's books and videos have long been considered by many to be "the bible" of serious agility enthusiasts.