001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009

Recallers5.0 Video Contest Day 2

Posted on 06/03/14 16 Comments dare

Welcome to Day 2 of voting our Recallers video contest! We had over 700 votes from day 1 and the votes are still rolling in! Check out Day 1 if you haven’t already.  I think you all can understand why we asked for your help…each and every video is amazing! Each of our first five videos […]

Read more

Recallers 5.0 Video Contest Day 1

Posted on 06/02/14 21 Comments zentek

Day 1 of our Recallers5.0 video contest is upon us! A few weeks ago we asked our Recallers4.0 students to share with us how Recallers has impacted not only their lives, but the lives of their dogs. The response was amazing, so many great videos! Some of the training transformation stories brought tears to our […]

Read more

Can Agility Dogs Turn “Too” Tight?

Posted on 05/10/14 27 Comments turning tightly

Over the past few years there seems to be be a growing obsession in the sport of dog agility with tight turns. The crowd lets out a collective “WOW!” when they see a dog gear down to wrap an upright like an extra coat of paint. Those tight turns are impressive! But can this fixation […]

Read more

Five Lessons Taught By One Great Dog

Posted on 04/22/14 158 Comments buzz what a ride copy

The most painful day as a dog owner isn’t the pain of embarrassment when our agility dog knocks just about every bar on a jumpers course, nor is it having to come up with the cash to pay a rather large and unexpected veterinarian bill. I think each of you who owns a dog knows […]

Read more

Junior Handling Reporting on Puppy Peaks Training Month 5

Posted on 02/25/14 5 Comments 4-H-Symbol

This month it was fun for me to find out that Libby is giving back to her community by being a 4-H leader.  4-H has grown around the world in their mission of “engaging youth” to reach their fullest potential.  Seeing Libby spreading positive training to fellow juniors is very exciting.  Libby herself a junior trainer/handler […]

Read more

How Are On Line Classes Like An iPhone?

Posted on 02/11/14 20 Comments handling360_white

By now you may have heard registrations are now open for my latest online handling classes “Handling360.”  This is different than any other project I have ever presented before. The four main handling classes I normally only make available here at Say Yes are now being rolled out all in one online class. Handling360 is […]

Read more

Handling360 In Action!

Posted on 02/09/14 101 Comments pic for blog

I just uploaded this new video where you get to see many of the elements of the Handling360 program in action. Yesterday I pushed away from the computer to run my dogs an an agility trial in Michigan USA, and I videoed my runs to share with you. Since I have been focused so much […]

Read more

Junior Handling Reporting on Puppy Peaks Training Month 4

Posted on 01/25/14 10 Comments Elliott and me Scott kiss

Libby and her dog Elliott chose one of my favorite training games to shorten one of those cold winter weeks in Kentucky, and is wearing only a sweat shirt! Ohhh to have sweatshirt weather again! Winter weeks here in Canada are ranging in the -22C (-7F) range. “Sist’as Turn” is a game I first taught […]

Read more

I Finally Listened!

Posted on 01/17/14 23 Comments 1316_8437

Two years ago I ran a survey where I asked people “what would you most like to learn from Susan Garrett?”  The overwhelming majority of you replied “Handling for Agility.” So I went to work and offered you a focused free mini series and online class on what else? Contact training :). Earlier this year […]

Read more

Junior Handler Reporting on Puppy Peaks Training Month 3

Posted on 01/11/14 6 Comments Merry Christmas Elliott Tree

Happy New Year… I love this time of the year… new training, new goals! Libby has been sharing with us her training from Puppy Peaks for the last 2 months. Her post last month was about helping Riley learn the confidence to wear a head halter. Libby took her lessons from Puppy Peaks and helped progress […]

Read more
Page 11 of 63« First...«910111213»203040...Last »