IPO Foundations – Obedience and Grip Work

Schutzhund Training Houston


Introduction to IPO (Schutzhund) – Foundations in Obedience and The Game of Tug.

This six week course has been designed to teach the owner and dog the skills necessary skills for working your dog in drive and creating a clear communication system to build on for performance based obedience.  You will use a variety of games that have their foundations in food and interactive play to motivate your dog.

We teach the following behaviors/commands in this course:

Focused heeling:  This will start teaching your dog to walk with high intent in a specific position relative to your body.

Focus in basic position:  This teaches the dog to focus on you on the left hand side of your body.

Down under various distractions:  Your dog will need to down on the first command and to stay there until you are ready for him under a variety of circumstances

Out:  Your dog will immediately release the toy for the next round of play.

Go:  Your dog will quickly come and strike the tug.

This course includes:
-6 50 minute private lessons

-Completion of Basic Obedience

Final Exam:
-You and your dog will need to show proficiency in basic position, and focused heeling for 25 steps.
-You will need to demonstrate knowledge in fundamental dog training concepts, problem solving abilities, and be able to explain the rules for the BH.

*Proof of current immunizations is required.
*The cost of this course is $799.
*No refunds will be made after the the start of the course. No exceptions.

We will be meeting at Crosby Park. The address for Crosby Park is:
409 Hare Rd
Crosby, TX 77532

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