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YKC Handling Training Day

with Marina Scott

Sunday 11th February 2018

Falkirk, Scotland

A fantastic opportunity to start the new show season off well, by learning from the best ahead of Crufts and National Junior Handling competitions. Marina will be showing members how to get the very best out of their dogs and handle to advantage.

Event Information

The Handling training day will take place during Sunday 11th February 2018 and is open to all members aged 6-24 years. This session is ideal practice for members who are regularly competing.

Training for the day will cost £35 including lunch.

There are spaces for 16 members to attend

This is a training event and will take place in a church hall. Please make sure you wear comfortable and appropriate clothing and footwear – show attire is not necessary.

If the member is under 18 years of age then one accompanying parent/guardian must also attend at no charge. 

Closing date for entries is 26th January 2018

Programme

09:15

Registration

09:30

Sportsmanship, etiquette and presentation talk

10:00

Moving your dog - (including positioning in the ring, getting the right stride, lead control, posture, pattern work, tips on impressing the judge.)

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Standing your dog - (including free-standing v top n nail, positioning, shadowing, hiding your lead, handling style.)

14:30

Swap Dogs – (this gives the handler the opportunity to have a go with another breed)

15:30

Q&A

16:00

Finish

Trainer

Marina is a World Champion dog handler, championship show judge, author, dog trainer, TV presenter and commentator and a member of the Kennel Club. Marina has been teaching juniors around the UK for many years and has been a great supporter of youth handling activities.

Photography

Please be advised that Young Kennel Club members may be photographed or filmed at events, either individually or in a group and that these images may be used for Kennel Club purposes only. To opt out of any images of yourself or your child being used from Young Kennel Club activities or events you can email us ykc@thekennelclub.org.uk

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