Sadie's Doggy Dayschool Report

2021-10-21

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: Drop/ Down Comment: Another drop session in the kitchen for Sadie first up and she smashed it! When the trolley was rolled in Sadie thought about breaking position but the trainer upped the treats and Sadie held position. She did break when the trainer walked around her to get the the bin but all in all it was a big improvement from earlier in the week. Focus: Distraction B
Skill learnt: Loose Lead (No pull) Comment: Next up was loose lead walking in the training area. Sadie was very distracted by the smells in the grass so the trainer used an engagement game with treats to help teach Sadie that the trainer had far better treats than what was in the grass. From there Sadie was a lot more focused and her walking was great. She did pull a few times but the trainer changed direction to get Sadie’s focus back. Another great session. Focus: Distraction C+
Skill learnt: Trick Training Comment: Last session the trainer worked on a confidence trick with Sadie. Middle. She was very nervous to come through the trainer legs at the start but as the session progressed did much better. Toward the end of the session Sadie had clearly had enough of this trick so the trainer introduced paws up to Sadie. She took to this much quicker and it wasn’t long before she had both paws up on the item!! Tricks like these builds confidence in dogs and are both great to use to get focus back on walks. Well done Sadie. Focus: Repetition C

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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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