Books & DVD's
Uncover the secrets of Agility!
Agility Start to Finish is the all-in-one instructional book you’ve been waiting for. Written in a clear, concise manner, it’s perfect for all breeds and all levels of handlers—from beginner to advanced. Filled with page after page of full-color photos and step-by-step diagrams, it doesn’t just show you what to do... it tells you why.
***Book is in the process of revision.
Contact Diane Bauman for details.
For the pet owner, this book is "Puppy Rearing" from the dog’s point of view! While written for adults, Muffit’s story can be read by children 8 years and up. A must for first time dog owners!
New 3rd Edition! Shows how dogs learn, what they do with what they learn, and how a stimulated canine mind, along with an untrampled canine ego, makes for a dog that is a joy to live and work with. Covers competitive obedience exercises novice through utility, but the emphasis is on novice. Even covers how to choose a puppy for competitive obedience, special techniques for large and small dogs, proofing. Exercises are discussed individually. There is a section on using match shows and tips for your actual ring performance. The new edition presents the most current knowledge on canine learning patterns.
Whether you’re interested in competing in an obedience trial or simply want your dog to learn to retrieve, following the information in this DVD can take you to your goal. Diane Bauman provides a thorough, step-by-step approach, allowing you to teach your dog to retrieve a dumbbell with confidence.
Picks up where the previous DVD (The Obedience Retrieve for All Dogs) leaves off, this DVD guides you through the process of teaching these two Utility exercises. The ultimate goal is to teach your dog to think during these exercises. Should be used in conjunction with Diane's book and/or her previous video to insure that you have the proper foundation.