Introduction to Intermediate & Intermediate Classes

After completing novice the next step is the Introduction to Intermediate course. This is a 6 week class that sets you up for real life and the monthly intermediate membership. We will teach you the new drills and techniques at a gentle pace for success.

New 6 week classes starting monthly, please inquiry.

Below is what you will learn when joining the intermediate memebership:

Monthly Membership Intermediate Classes are scheduled at various times each week. Therefore you can attend one or more classes each week. Monthly memberships available, email dogs@walkplaylove.com for more information.

Intermediate Class days and times are:

Wednesday @ 7:15pm

Sunday @ 11:55am

Course Overview

  • Loose leash heeling (with turns and speed changes)
  • Sit in motion on leash
  • Down in motion on leash
  • Stand in motion on leash
  • Recall introducing the hand signal on leash
  • Recall from a distance (20-30 feet with long line)
  • Recall from release command with long line
  • Recall over food distraction with long line
  • Sit Stay 3 minutes
  • Sit Stay with food refusal 1 minute
  • Stand Stay 1 minute

 

  • Down Stay 5 minutes
  • Down Stay food refusal 5 minutes
  • Sit – verbal and hand signal form in front
  • Down – verbal and hand signal from in front
  • Stand – verbal and hand signal from in front
  • Sit – verbal and hand signal from heel
  • Down – verbal and hand signal from heel
  • Stand – verbal and hand signal from heel
  • Finish – verbal and hand signal
  • Figure 8 heeling
  • Dog past dog heeling