All the basic information on how to get started at dog shows. Whether you have a puppy or an older dog we provide all the information in one spot.
What are the three different kinds of dog shows? What breed is right for me to show? How does a dog show actually work? How do I enter a dog show? What do those ribbons mean? What does it take to make my dog a champion?
All these questions and more answered in easy to understand video format. Also included our free "Starter Pack" e-book.
This course and all Leadingedge Dog show academy courses are video on demand. Watch at your own pace, on your own time. You can watch the videos as many times as you like.
Allison Foley showed her first Poodle in Junior handling when she was 7 years old. Fast forward from there to her winning of more than 550 All-breed "Best in Shows" on various breeds, but Poodles are her passion!
Having been a professional dog handler since 1987, Allison not only brings a wealth of knowledge to her lessons but also her whimsical view on life.
Allison is the President of the Canadian Professional Dog Handlers Association (CPHA), the Vice President of the Canadian Kennel Club Foundation, the Junior Handling Representative for the Canadian Kennel Club (CKC) in Nova Scotia. She also writes for several dog magazines, worldwide.
Sit back, as Allison brings a lifetime of grooming and handling lessons to video, here at Leadingedge Dog Show Academy.