Cavaletti pole training for dogs is very important. It is going to help your dog in three major ways.It is like Bodypump or Crossfit for your dog. It makes your dog use muscles that it simply doesn’t use in other forms of exercise.
As well it helps with training your dog and troubleshooting common gaiting problems your dog might have.
Cavaletti poles can lengthen your dogs side-gait, teach foot timing and stop your dog from side-winding.
Making your own set of Cavaletti poles is easy and inexpensive.Once made your poles will last forever.They are lightweight, easy to transport and store and are weather resistant. They can easily accompany you to the dog show they are so portable. Instructions for building your own poles are included.
You will learn all of this as well as have several different pole lay outs given to you to get your dog moving like never before.
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.
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