"Penny"

2021-05-20

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: Penny’s first session was loose lead walking with some fetch and recall in the session as well. Penny’s walking was pretty good one she settled. At first she wanted to pull but the trainer changed direction when that happened. Penny was great with fetching a tennis ball. She was bringing the ball back numerous times. However after a while Penny got bored with it and no longer brought the ball back. Penny’s recall as a start was very good and came responded well for short distances and low distractions. Next time it will be great to add more distractions and push Penny a bit more with this. Focus: Repetition C+
Skill learnt: Place Training Comment: Penny’s second session was place. She did struggle to hold place at the start of the session, and would break as soon as she hopped on. As the session progressed Penny started staying in place longer and the trainer was able to move around and away from Penny. For her next place session it will be good to add in more distractions. Focus: Repetition C
Skill learnt: Drop/ Down Comment: Drops were the focus of Penny’s final session. At first she didn’t want to get into position and she wasn’t taking treats. So the trainer really had to work with Penny to encourage her into position. It didn’t take long with a hand signal for Penny to remember what she was doing the other day. She progressed well by the end of the session, so that next session the trainer can add in more distractions. Focus: Repetition D+

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 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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