LeapDog Agility

Video Training Library


Advanced Contacts

This is a seven part video series covering advanced training techniques, issues related to maintaining reliable contacts at trials, as well as troubleshooting some common problems that creep up from time to time.

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Video 1
Remember to work your contacts at trials. Enforcing rules surrounding contacts in training and never at trials results in just that...great contacts in training and not at trials. Vary how long you hold before releasing at trials, and remember to include long holds in your repertoire.
(File size: 3.72 MB)

Video 2
It is a mistake to avoid practicing quick release contacts in training if you do them in competition. Vary how long you hold before releasing in practice sessions, and remember to include quick release in your repertoire.
(File size: 2.14 MB)

Video 3
What do you do when a contact error occurs in training? What do you do at trials? (File size: 1.60 MB)


Video 4
What to do with dogs who creep at the bottom of contact and/or stop short.
(File size: 725 KB)


Video 5
The occasional jackpot at the bottom of contacts to encourage the dog to drive fast and straight to the bottom. (File size: 1.53 MB)

Video 6
The occasional use of a toy jackpot placed or tossed at the bottom of contacts to encourage the dog to drive fast and straight to the bottom. (File size: 971 KB)

Video 7
Toys used for proofing and increased understanding. (File size: 2.64 MB


Video and Download Information

Your purchase will give you personal access to videos for one full year. These videos are mpeg files which are compatible with PC and Mac computers. If you have not already viewed one of our sample videos from the main Library page, please download this video clip to verify that you are able to view to your satisfaction. All items in the library are short video clips averaging less than 30 seconds in length. Download time for video clips will be approximately 3-20 minutes per video on dial-up service. High speed connections will shorten download time significantly.

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