Basic Dog Agility Equipment

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dog-agilityThere are many different types of dog agility equipment that may be part of an agility course.  The obstacles that you use may depend on a competition or whatever you happen to want to put in your backyard.   However, it helps to know what items are commonly used in this type of training, so you know what to build or select when purchasing objects from a store.

The following is common dog agility equipment used in the sport:

Jumps – These are available in a variety of forms and sizes, such as:

  • Tire jumps – A tire is suspended and the canine must clear it by leaping through. Read more

Understanding Basic Dog Agility

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Basic dog agility is something that both you and your dog can take pleasure in for fun on your own time or as a competitive sport.  Regardless of how you enjoy it, however, it is important that you understand a few things about this activity before you decide it is a good choice for your pet.

What is basic dog agility?  Read more