Murphy's Doggy Dayschool Report

2023-11-30

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: Loose Lead (No pull) Comment: For our first session of the day, Murphy worked on her loose lead walking in a high level distracting environment. She demonstrated amazing engagement with the trainer and responded well to rewards. Murphy was occasionally distracted by other trainers walking past and various smells outside, but overall has a nice loose lead structure. Keep up the great work and continue to build distractions to further challenge her skills. Focus: Distraction A
Skill learnt: Recall Comment: In our second session with Murphy, we practiced her recall. She has a good recall on verbal cue, ending in a front facing position. We practiced on a short and long lead, before practicing off lead in the playpen. This increased the distance and level of distractions to push Murphy in her skills. She was occasionally hesitant due to the distractions, but was able to recall every time. Keep practicing! Focus: Distance B+
Skill learnt: Drop/ Down Comment: Our final session for the day focused on Murphy’s ability to settle around high level distractions through her drop skill. She demonstrated the skill on a verbal cue and held a good duration. Murphy settles into the position well, but is occasionally distracted and breaks without cue. This may be due to a new trainer and environment. Practice her drop and place skills in various different environments to build her settling ability. Focus: Distraction B+

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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 Done (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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