Class Three

CLASS THREE EXERCISES

  • HEEL on a loose lead (second half of class off lead at instructors discretion)
  • TURNS (all)
  • RECALL on and off lead
  • STAND FOR EXAMINATION
  • SIT stay on and off lead
  • DROP stay on and off lead
  • FINISH
  • RETRIEVE
  • CHANGE OF POSITION

STANDARD REQUIRED FOR PASS TO CLASS FOUR

  • Heeling exercise which will include all turns, paces, normal, slow and fast must be on a loose lead. Automatic sits, left and right turns are 90 degrees, to CCD standard (there will also be a short off lead component to this exercise which will include a sit, stand, and drop and an about turn)
  • Recall off lead (working up to 6 meters). Dog responding to voice, minimal guidance, dog sits in front of handler, plenty of praise from handler. Handler to understand food method
  • Stand for examination – dog to hold stand position and to show no aggression whilst the instructor performs the examination
  • Change of position  – handler to leave a distance of about 1 meter. Dog to remain steady in the drop position until the handler returns back to the heel position

FOOD OR TRAINING AID MAY BE USED AS A REWARD ONLY AT THE END OF EXERCISES