Foundation Skills Training

What is Foundation Skills Training?

Fit Pets Dog Sports offers two foundation skills obedience classes. Skills we will work on include:

Level 1:

Focus/name game
Greeting people without jumping up or automatic sit
Being able to pass by another dog (not greeting other dogs)
Down
Sit
Stand
Recall
Stay and wait
Sit-stay
Down-stay
LLW and leash manners
Leave it
Place 


Level 2:

Review of sit, down, stand, stay and come with added distractions and distance (stay, come)
Automatic sit with come, or loose leach walking (halt, sit)
Sitting/ waiting at doors
Closer proximity to other dogs, performing behaviors and ignoring
LLW with focus (very basic heeling), including pace changes and direction changes

Classes are 6 weeks in length and cost $150 for non-members. Cost is included in a silver membership.