Bad Dog Agility Podcast

In this episode (37:52)

In this podcast, Sarah and Esteban talk with Sarah Stremming from the Cognitive Canine about her new podcast Cog-Dog Radio and the work she’s doing with agility dogs with behavioral issues.

You Will Learn

  • Why Sarah started Cog-Dog Radio.
  • Common behavioral problems in agility dogs.
  • How your dog’s ability to take food can be a barometer for their stress level.
  • The 4 areas that Sarah looks at when she evaluates dogs.



Direct download: BDAPodcast144.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:31pm CST

In this episode (34:14)

In this podcast, Sarah and Esteban talk about how to start fast and finish strong in your agility runs.

You Will Learn

  • Common issues problems at the start and end of agility runs.
  • How simple, clear routines for the start and end of a run can improve your times.
  • Why dogs frequently run under the tire when it is the first obstacle.
  • Why dogs sometimes start slow.
  • Why some dogs drop bars in the opening.
  • Course design trends for opening sequences.
  • Why dogs drop the last bar and how to avoid this.


Direct download: BDAPodcast143.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:08pm CST