Agility is a fun way to provide mental and physical stimulation for your dog, but it's also a wonderful way to bond with your dog and provide a fulfilling activity for you to do together.
Our Agility Programs include our Core Classes, which focus on teaching all the necessary skills for the sport of agility while providing a well-rounded education for dogs and handlers in the sport.   Our Specialty Classes are 6 week classes and focus on specific skill development.   "Single-Session" classes provide instructed drop-in on specific skills.
 

Core classes

Core Agility classes include: Intro to Agility, Grades 1, 2, 3, 4
PLEASE NOTE:  Group classes are for dogs who are friendly with people and other dogs.  If you are experiencing aggression, fear or reactivity behavior from your dog towards people or other dogs, please contact us before registering for a Group Agility Class.
 

INTRO TO AGILITY

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST
(6 Dog Maximum Per Class As Per Covid-19 Safety Precautions)

Start Dates:

Monday Sept 28th @ 7:15pm  FULL

Saturday Oct 24th @ 2:15pm (no class November 14th)

Thursday Oct 29th @ 11:30am

Friday Nov 6th @ 2:00pm

Friday Nov 6th @ 3:15pm

Monday Nov 9th @ 7:15pm

This class is focused on teaching your dog the proper foundation to be successful in the sport of Agility. Relationship building through games and interactive play will be a large portion of this class. Dogs will learn the skills to handle a busy and exciting class environment. An introduction to agility foundations will be taught such as; flatwork (following the handler), tight turns, targeting and body awareness. Teams will be introduced to the Table, Tunnel, and Teeter.

 

This class is ideal for both people and dogs that are new to the sport of agility. This class will cover all your foundations' skills to have a successful and easier time transitioning to higher level agility classes.

If you or your dog has never attended an agility class, you MUST start in the Intro To Agility Course.

 

Prerequisites: 

  • None, this class is suitable for all skill levels.

  • ​This class is safe for puppies as young as 12 weeks.

 

 

GRADE ONE

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

Monday Sept 28th @ 8:30pm  FULL

Saturday Oct 24th @ 1:00pm (no class November 14th)

Friday Oct 30th @ 11:00 am

Monday Nov 9th @ 6:00pm

Grade One focuses on introducing your dog to Tire and Jump skills; while continuing to build your 2 on 2 off contact,Teeter and Tunnel foundations taught in Intro to agility class.   Front cross skills and tight turns will also be incorporated into short sequences, and independent Tunnels will be taught.

 

Prerequisites:

  • Intro To Agility or Instructor approved. 

  • This class is intended for dogs at least 7 months of age and who have basic obedience skills​

 

GRADE TWO

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

Monday Sept 28th @ 6:00pm

Friday Oct 30th @ 9:45am

Monday Nov 9th @ 8:30pm

​Dogs will be introduced to a low Dog Walk and A-frame with an emphasis on building confidence and solid 2 on 2 off behavior.  Teeter skills will continue to be worked on, with a focus on confidence as dogs progress to full height.    Short sequences (6 – 8 obstacles) will incorporate Front crosses, 180's, Pinwheels, and include Jumps, Tunnels, Tire, and Table.

 

Prerequisites:

  • Grade 1 - or Instructor approved.

  • This class is intended for dogs at least 10 months of age

 

NOTE: Dogs are required to be kenneled in this class.

GRADE THREE

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

Thursday Oct 29th @ 7:30pm

Furthering your skill set of jump patterns, jump skills, and Front crosses from Grade 2.  Contacts (A-frame, Dog walk, Teeter) will be proofed while adding more height and challenges.  In addition, Rear Crosses, Blind Crosses and Serpentine handling techniques will be taught.

 

Prerequisites: 

  • Grade 2 - or Instructor approved

  • Dogs over 12  months of age

  • Dogs must be proficient on all of the contact equipment. (Teeter, A-frame, Dog walk)

 

NOTE: Dogs are required to be kenneled in this class.

GRADE FOUR

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

Thursday Oct 29th @ 6:15 pm

This new and improved class will focus on enhancing team work through the use of short sequences; as well as course work.  This class will help dogs and handlers build confidence and speed.  It is perfect for those, wanting to play agility recreationally with their dogs OR for those who would like to compete in the future.  The goal of this class is to prepare teams to be able to compete at a Starter or Novice level OR  navigate a course at future Fun Matches.

Backsides and threddle handling techneques will also be introduced.

 

Prerequisites: 

  • Grade 3 - or Instructor approved

  • Dogs over 12  months of age

  • Dogs must be proficient on all of the contact equipment. (Teeter, A-frame, Dog walk)

  • Courses will incorporate 6 weaves.  Gates for Weaves maybe used in this class to help support progression, but dogs should've completed a Beginner Weave Class. 

 

NOTE: Dogs are required to be kenneled in this class.

SPECIALTY CLASSES

Intro to distance skills

 
6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

Tuesday, Sept 8th @ 8:15 pm (no class Sept 22nd)

In this class we will be working on obstacle independence and commitment at a distance, using Jumps and

Tunnels. We will be using targets, toys and games to teach your dog to work away from you. This class will help

you lay down the foundation for AAC Gamble, CKC Pad, and for just being able to work at a distance when you

can’t get there, or when you have to move to get into position for the next obstacle.

Prerequisites:

  • Grade 2 - or Instructor approved

  • This class is intended for dogs at least 10 months of age

distance skills - Level 2

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

TBA

This class will build on your skills from Intro to Distance, or if you’ve just started competing and want to add some distance

skills for CKC Pad, AAC Gamble or you just need to work on a commitment to obstacles while you move into your

next position. We will be setting small distance sequences with dogs working laterally, switching away from the

handler, and completing a small sequence with minimum movement.

Prerequisites:

  • Intro to Distance, competing in the Novice level or equivalent required

  • Grade 3 or Instructor approved

Weaves, weaves, weaves!

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST

Start Dates:

Saturday Oct 24th @ 3:30pm (no class November 14th)

Beginner Class for Dogs that don't know how to weave

Do you want to teach your dog to weave? 


This class will use a new and improved channel method to teach your dog to weave.  This method gives faster understanding of entrances and exits, with less repetition, which results in less wear and tear on the dog's body.  Plus this easy to teach method creates less failure for both dog and handler than traditional methods; which creates more fun and promotes better drive in the dog.  Don't have channel weaves?   No problem, we will review options for you to use during your training.

Prerequisites:  

  • Core class – Grade 2  or equivalent required

  • Dogs over 12 months of age

WEAVE PROoFING- SINGLE SESSIONS

6 Week Programs

Price: $40/per drop in + GST

Start Dates:

Saturday Oct 10th @ 10:00am

Saturday Oct 24th @ 10:00am

Dogs must have taken or be in week 4 of a Beginner Weave class

This NEW Class will help improve your dog's Weave entrances, exits, discrimination, handler motion,and collection.  Weave handling skills will also be reviewed, with the goal of improving confidence and speed in the weave poles.  Short sequences utilizing jumps and tunnels will be incorporated, to assist teams in improving weave performance.  Gates maybe used to further dogs progression.

Prerequisites:  

  • Core class – Grade 2  or equivalent required

  • Beginner Weave class required

  • Dogs over 12 months of age

COMPETITION Course Work- SINGLE SESSIONS

6 Week Program

COMPETITION Coursework

Price: $40/per drop in + GST

Start Dates:

Thursdays October 29th - December 3 @ 9:45am

TEST your skills and learning how to walk courses from start to finish.  Each week will provide new challenges for teams to try.   This is a great class for those wanting to compete in agility, or to have fun testing their skills.

Prerequisites:

  • Dogs and Handlers must complete Grade 3 or equivalent

  • Dogs should be weaving 12 poles


 

BREAKFAST CLUB - SINGLE SESSIONS

6 Instructed  single class sessions - hosted by agility coach: Tracey Geddes

Price: $40/drop in + GST

Start Dates:

Saturday Oct 17th @ 10:00am

Saturday Oct 31st @ 10:00am

NOTE:  Preregistration is required for each session. 

The NEW "Breakfast Club" will run for 75 minutes, incorporating a different handling technique every week; serps, threadles, backsides, ect.  This agility coursework class will be broken down, giving you the chance to practice the individual skill first, followed by running it in a course.  Courses will cover the weekly handling technique multiple times.  This is a great class for those wanting to compete in agility, improve handling skills or just to have fun on a Saturday!

Prerequisites:

  • Dogs must be familiar with all agility equipment 

  • Grade 3 or equivalent required

  • There will be the occasional course with weaves for those who'd also like to practice weaves.

 

CONTACT and WEAVE PROOFING- SINGLE SESSIONS

Price: $40 + GST Per Class

Class Dates:

Thursdays October 29th - December 3 @ 5:00pm

This class will work on improving your Contact performance.  Games will be incorporated to challenge your contact commitment, including all crosses.   Focus for weaves will be on building handler and dog confidence. 

Prerequisites:

  • Dogs must be familiar with all agility equipment 

  • Grade 2 or equivalent required

  • In at least week 4 for a beginner weave program

PRIVATE OR SEMI-PRIVATE INSTRUCTION

 

Price: Privates: $80 +GST for 45 minutes.  Semi-Privates: $95 + GST for 45 minutes.

Work with one of our agility instructors in a private, semi-private setting. 

Limited times available.  Please Email - Click Here or call to set up.