AKC FIT DOG:
This is a 6 week class that is limited to 8 dogs. Dogs should have completed at least a puppy class. Owners should have a basic understanding of lure reward based training. AKC FIT DOG Level One Course is designed to expose dogs to a variety of exercise types including cardio, flexibility, balance and strength training, as well as mental fitness and confidence building. Teaching new skills will target their mental fitness and navigating new equipment will boost confidence. This program DOES NOT address any physical therapy or rehabilitation in class; it is not appropriate for dogs recovering from injuries or post surgery. Skills that will be taught include: hand/nose touches, tuck sit, front paw targeting, shake a paw, kick back stand, spin left/spin right, fold back down, pivoting with rear legs.