Kong's Doggy Dayschool Report

2022-06-22

It was a PLEASURE training with your pooch today and we look forward to continuing to help you achieve your goals, skills and improve your relationship.

Your journey does not end here, it has only just begun!

"I trained hard, I played hard! Please find below the skills we worked on and my results. I look forward to showing you what I learnt and working on them more with you!" If you have any questions about the skills we trained please feel free to contact todays trainer."

Skill Comment We focused on Grade
Skill learnt: Trick Training Comment: In his first session, Kong focused on learning the new skill tunnel within the classroom. We focused on this skill to challenge him in small spaces and build his confidence around different objects. Kong performed very well, he interacted with the tunnel quickly, looking and sniffing at it. With some encouragement from the trainer, he began to walk through. By the end of the session, he was walking through all on his own. Focus: Foundation A
Skill learnt: Trick Training Comment: In his second session, Kong focused on developing his skill sit pretty within with classroom. We focused on this skill to challenge Kong with his balance and problem-solving skills. Sit pretty is where Kong is lured into the sit position and then lured up so the two front paws are off the ground. Kong followed a lure into this position, he even started to show good duration. Focus: Foundation B+
Skill learnt: Drop/ Down Comment: In his final session, Kong focused on further developing his skill drop with duration under distractions. We focused on this skill as at times he can struggle to maintain his drop around people. Kong responds well to the drop cue but can struggle to hold duration. Today the trainer challenged him with human movement distractions (greetings) and food (building his impulse control). Kong initially struggled to hold his drop, but with some guidance from the trainer, he began to perform well. We would recommend continuing to practise this skill at home under a variety of distractions. Focus: Distraction B+

We recommend your next step should be…

Continue Dayschools

A: Outstanding (90 – 100%) I understand my training, Neat & Complete! Ready to move on to higher difficulty & distraction
B: Great Work (80-89%) I mostly understand, Almost neat & complete! Needs practice in some areas. Mild distractions
C: Well DoneĀ (70-79%) Some good progress. Needs work, but on my way. Still learning. Low distractions.
D: Beginning (60-69%) My journey is just beginning, I don’t understand just yet. Introduction phase. No distraction.
E: Unable to Progress. Needs major focus, seek further options to assist.

X: Not gradable, the focus was on Enrichment, Socialisation & Engagement.

 

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