Obedience classes – not optional!

March 23, 2008

Lizzie had her first obedience class with the Dallas Obedience Training Club last Monday (I meant to blog about it during the week but have been busy getting Mal ready for a show in Fort Worth this weekend.) I know I’ve posted about her OTHER first class (puppy agility) but this one was still a ton of fun. She’s coming in already knowing all the stuff the class will cover (sit, down, a basic recall, not jumping, ‘go to mat’, walking on a loose leash), and her puppy agility class has given her a great basis for learning to focus around other dogs rather than spend all her time hoping to play with them. So why do obedience classes?

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