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How to be Your Own Coach

How to be Your Own Coach

Do you struggle to make training progress without a coach? Has this time of madness and isolation seen your training stall or go backwards? If so, you’re definitely not alone. There’re a number of reasons why training alone can be a struggle. Let’s start with......

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What is Competitive Obedience?

What is Competitive Obedience?

Ok, so I'm totally biased here!  Competitive obedience is my passion. I love to watch and train happy, enthusiastic dogs performing precise moves and exercises with attitude and pizazz.  There is something about having a dog so tightly and joyfully synchronised with...

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What is Rally-O?

What is Rally-O?

Rally-O, short for Rally - Obedience, is a relative newcomer to the dog sport world.  Unlike traditional competitive obedience and agility, which have been around for many decades, Rally-O has only been officially recognised as a sport here in NZ for a few years....

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What is ‘Nosework’?

What is ‘Nosework’?

Nosework is the sport of scent detection. Very recently it was recognised by Dogs New Zealand (New Zealand's 'Kennel Club') as a discipline in it's own right - and competitions will be coming to a place near you very soon! Apart from the fun of competing with your...

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