Graduate Foundation for Gundogs
Evening Course June - August 2022
Suitable for puppies and young dogs who have completed the Foundation for Gundogs course or for older dogs with some experience of gundog work.
Dates: Wednesday evenings beginning 22nd June till Wednesday 3rd August
Time: 6pm to 8pm
Location: Clicker Gundog's purpose-built training centre in Charlton, Worcestershire, WR10 3LH.
These sessions are suitable for puppies and young dogs who have completed the Foundation for Gundog course or for older dogs with some experience of gundog work.
It is also suitable for handlers with experience of clicker training but just starting out on their gundog journey or for handlers with experience of gundog work but without any clicker training experience.
The sessions are suitable for those wishing to work towards The Gundog Club Grade 2 (for more information see www.gundogclub.co.uk) plus Novice Dog/Novice Handler working tests.
Content will include progression in the topics covered in Foundation for Gundogs, connection building, recall, sit, heel work, retrieves, play, settle, hunting, duration in static and action behaviours with distractions, use of targets in grid work, planning, plus much more.
Each session will cover the main topic as well as the principles of clicker training and building valuable rewards in play that can be used to add strength to other behaviours. They will include focus on building steadiness and isolation cues, plus building of distance and duration.
If you think you are ready for this course and have not done any of the Foundation for Gundogs courses please book a 121 with Lynsey first.