How do you get behaviors that are super solid and ring ready? How do you know when your dog is ready to show or match? Fluency training provides the dog and handler with information on how reliable your performance skills are. What is fluency training? It’s training that gets your dog ready for the unexpected, the new distraction and the different training venue. By introducing your dog to distractions in a very positive way, you can build the durability and reliability to your behaviors. The best part? You and your canine partner can have fun doing it!!
Week 1 – All about fluency
Week 2 – Stimulus control and distractions
Week 3 – Going somewhere new
Week 4 – New stimulus pictures, new places, and generalization
Week 5 – Use of matches and open mats
Week 6 – Future plans, training plans