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Agility Dog Club of SA Training Classes - from February 4

Agility Dog Club of SA announces that agility training classes will start for 2021 on Thursday 4th February, starting at 7pm.

The Agility Dog Club of SA hosts training at Pedigree Park (German Shepherd Dog Club grounds, adjacent Barrett Reserve), West Beach Road, West Beach starting at 7pm on Thursday nights.

New attendees are welcome to attend the first two weeks of their introduction class for $5 per week which will be deducted from the annual fee payable from the third week.

Dog Agility is a fun way for owners and dogs to keep active and improve fitness with the sport growing in popularity.

The sport of dog agility involves handlers running courses with their dogs and directing them through a course of jumps, tunnels, weaving poles and other obstacles. As with the equestrian sport of show jumping, it’s the fastest clear round that wins and nearly anyone can get involved in with the family pet.

Dog agility is a sport suitable for most breeds with canines as small as Pugs and Jack Russell Terriers right up to large breeds such as DobermansGolden Retrievers, Collies and Labradors plus working breeds such as KelpiesBorder Collies and Australian Shepherds

Handlers can be any age with everyone from teenagers to seniors taking part in training and competing dogs and currently is very popular with older female participants who can no longer play high intensity sports (such as football, netball, hockey etc).

The Agility Dog Club of SA runs intro classes starting the first Thursday of each month with training held from February – November. The Club also offers puppy classes up to 12 months which teach basic foundation exercises to prepare for agility training.

What: Agility Dog Club of SA training classes

When: first Thursday of each month with training held from February 4, 2021 – November 2021

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Photography credit (all): Jenny Barnes Photography

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