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Sat, Oct 26


Des Moines

Beyond Basic Dog Training in Iowa

The gap between training and trialing~ Training the "Thinking Dog"~ Heeling as Dancing Partners~ Special small dog techniques!

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Beyond Basic Dog Training in Iowa
Beyond Basic Dog Training in Iowa

Time & Location

Oct 26, 2019, 8:30 AM – Oct 27, 2019, 4:00 PM

Des Moines, 1423 SW Army Post Rd.


About The Event

The Des Moines Obedience Training Club presents Diane Bauman Obedience Seminar BEYOND BASIC DOG TRAINING THE GAP BETWEEN TRAINING AND TRIALING TRAINING THE THINKING DOG HEELING AS DANCING PARTNERS And Special Small Dog Training Techniques Motivation you can take into the ring Getting the maximum performance Are you practicing your mistakes? Understand the difference between ‘artificial attention’ and ‘real attention’ Learn how and when to use food to your advantage Training ‘real’ dogs to be competitive Causes and solutions for the ‘ring wise’ dog Taking what your dog can do in the backyard into the obedience ring Keeping your dog’s attention in the ring

One of the most successful professionals in the field of canine agility and obedience, Diane Bauman uses her talent and innate sensitivity for understanding how dogs think and how people learn. Teaching the handler and dog to THINK is foremost in her teaching skills. Diane has put obedience, agility, tracking, and herding titles on a wide variety of breeds. Her record includes 16 perfect 200 scores earned on 4 different breeds and 4 OTCHs (Golden Retriever, Keeshond, Pekingese, and Pomeranian). Diane is the author of numerous publications, DVDs, training manuals, and books on the topics of obedience, tracking and agility. For more information on Diane, please visit There are NO working vs. auditing spots. All participants may bring dogs if desired. Seminar format is lecture, demonstration, and some audience participation. There will be opportunities to work with dogs on problem solving and mastering new skills. Dogs will be worked, but not every dog will do every exercise. Problems addressed will be based on participant submitted questionnaires.  WHEN: OCTOBER 26 & 27, 2019 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM WHERE: DES MOINES OBEDIENCE TRAINING CLUB 1423 SW ARMY POST ROAD, DES MOINES, IA COST: $200 FOR BOTH DAYS - DMOTC Members $240 FOR BOTH DAYS - Non Members $100 FOR SATURDAY ONLY* Lunch, snacks and Saturday dinner included  NOTES: On Saturday, after the session, we will host an onsite dinner where we will meet again informally to visit with Diane and continue to discuss training. Registrations will be limited to 50 participants. *We offer the one-day option on Saturday only because Sunday builds on Saturday. If you miss the first act, it is hard to understand second act. Make checks payable to Des Moines Obedience Training Club. Mail to Missy Brees-DeYoung, 1227 Coolidge St. Cumming, IA 50061, Name:_____________________________________ Email_____________________________________________ Address:__________________________________________Phone:______________________________________ Both Days _______ Saturday Only______ Total Fee Enclosed________________ Questions? Contact Julie Perkins (515) 243-0031,

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