Complete and Continue
What you will learn here
From entering the ring to getting a ribbon, what you will learn here (3:35)
Enter the ring, get your ribbon, thank the judge, congratulate the winner. (1:03)
What is a dog show
What is a dog show?
How a Dog Show Works-a video overview. (10:37)
What the Ribbons mean (5:28)
Dog Show Terms
Before you Start
Know your breed standard (1:05)
Where to find your breed's standard.
Cast of Characters at a Dog Show. (1:29)
Summary: Cast of characters.
Show Secretary (0:36)
Wearing Your Armband (1:39)
The Ultimate Guide to preparing your dog at a show, checklist
How to Begin
Putting On the Leash (3:01)
Holding the Leash (2:00)
How to Stack Your Dog (3:48)
The next step in stacking:the front foot back (and why) (0:49)
What to wear men. (1:41)
Summary: What to wear Men.
What to wear women. (2:52)
Summary: What to wear women
Please spare the change
How to Properly show the dog's bite (0:44)
How to Properly put your dog on the table, and off the table. (2:06)
How to support your dog as he is being examined (0:52)
Things You need to Know
The Wet Towel (3:19)
Free-baiting your dog-what does this mean (0:51)
Properly aligning yourself when there are no mats. (0:49)
Gaiting your dog
Gaiting your dog, an overview.
Your dog must trot.
How to leave room for dog ahead of you on the go around (0:24)
Down and back, the do's and the do not's (1:26)
Summary: The Down and back, the do's and the do not's
Diagram: The Down and Back
Diagram: The Down and Back with "hand change"
Summary: The down and back with hand change.
Diagram: The Courtesy Turn
Summary: The Courtesy Turn.
Diagram: The "Go Around"
Summary: The Go Around.
Gaiting advanced theories
Only dog in the Ring-do not stack behind the table. (1:09)
Planning where to stop with a ramp in the ring. (1:25)
Planning where to stop with a table in the ring. (0:38)
A Sample of German Shepherd Handling
A sample of German Shepherd handling. (0:58)
Immerse yourself in visual information. (0:59)
Hang around! It's free instruction. (0:36)
Emergency Kit (1:18)
Printable form to track your dog's progress to becoming a champion.
Beginner Handling E-Book
What to wear men.
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