In addition to our regularly scheduled classes, Fit-N-Trim hosts special workshops, seminars and events throughout the year.
AGILITY RUN THRUS
Come practice at Fit-n-Trim! For $10 you will have 3 minutes to run the course, or to train x, y, or z; it’s your time to use as you choose. You should be able to get 2-3 runs in. Please note that we will cancel if temps fall to 25° or less, or if there’s a snow storm. We do have a warming room for you and about 8 dogs.
- February 10th, 5:00 PM
- February 25th, 1:00 PM
BACKSIDES, OH MY!
In Backsides, Oh My, Instructor Karen Gorman will help to strengthen your understanding of, and your dog’s commitment to, the backside of jumps.
Included skills will be:
- backside front crosses
- backside blind cross
- the German turn
- the reverse wrap
Puppies and up are welcome as long as they will run to a food bowl or toy.
|Sunday||1:00-3:00 PM||January 21||FULL||103 Haverhill Street|
Equipment Used: jumps and tunnels only
By now you’ve learned the correct placement of reinforcement, the commands “GO” and “OUT”, forward focus, and how to practice in class. Intermediate Distance will continue into:
- correct placement of reinforcement with short sequences
- put your distance commands to the test: does your dog know them in sequence with m motion and deceleration from you?
- continue some forward focus on jumps and contacts
- distance on contact
- practice how to set up a successful gamble / jackpot, and how to conquer the line
|Sunday||1:00-3:00 PM||February 18||FULL||103 Haverhill Street|
Equipment Used: jumps, tunnels, table, tire, dog walk and a-frame