Agility

Agility

Prerequisite:  Dogs must have a good recall, sit and stay command.  It is highly recommended that you successfully complete a Beginner Obedience Class to enroll in the beginning agility class.  Other classes may have other prerequisites.

Bring a crate for your dog and a chair for yourself!

Note: The following signed forms are required to attend our classes SUDS Waiver, and Liability Release.

Please view our Class Cancellation policy prior to registering

Details

Class Time:

Class Dates: 

Instructors: 

Where:  2760 Vineyard Drive, Santa Clara, UT 84765 (SUDS field)

No Aggressive Dogs 

*Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment required

Pre-Requisites

  • Dogs must be at least one (1) year old.
  • Dogs should have a good sit and down a command

Class Description

This class will focus on basic, fundamental skills (for you and your dog) that set you up to be successful in the fun sport of Dog Agility.  This is a foundational class.  The goal is to develop handling practices and skills that can grow into great obstacle and course performance in future classes.  Introduction to several obstacles will be taught, however full height jumps, contact obstacles (teeter, dog-walk, A Frame), or weaves are not part of the foundation class.    Skills are taught using positive training techniques and games aimed at building you and your dog’s confidence while growing and learning as a team.

Begining Agility

Details

Class Limit: 6

Class Time: 1200- 1:00pm

Class Dates: Fridays, March 15 – April 19

Instructor: Micki Handte

Email: mickihandte@gmail.com

Phone: 724-656-1656

Where:  2760 Vineyard Drive, Santa Clara, UT 84765 (SUDS field)

Cost: $100 for members; $120 for new members and includes membership.

Class sizes are limited, so register early!  

No Aggressive Dogs 

Dogs must be up-to-date on Rabies vaccine.

*Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment required

Pre-Requisites

Dogs must have a good recall, sit and stay command.

Class Description

This class will focus on basic agility skills (for you and your dog) that set you up to be successful in the fun sport of Dog Agility.  The goal is to develop handling practices and skills that can grow into obstacle and course performance in future classes.  Introduction to several obstacles will be taught.  Skills are taught using positive training techniques and games aimed at building you and your dog’s confidence while growing and learning as a team.

Registration Information

Please Note:  You must be a member to register for this class.  Please Join to become a member.

 To register please email or text the instructor with the following information:

Your name

Email

Phone

Dog’s Name, Breed and Age

Will you be paying by Venmo or mailing check?

After signing up with the instructor, payment may be made by Venmo to Southern Utah Dog Sports or by check mailed to 

P.O. Box 2949, St. George, UT  84771-2949.  

Payment reserves your spot.

The agility class is full for this session.

Agility 2

Details

Class Limit: 6

Class Time: Wednesday & Friday 6:00 – 7:00 pm 

Class Dates: September 20, 22, 27, 29, October 4, 6

**(Note:  This is a 3 week/6 session class)

Instructors:  Kris Brown

Email:   krisbrown98942@gmail.com 

Phone: 509-949-0667 

Where:  2760 Vineyard Drive, Santa Clara, UT 84765 (SUDS field)

Cost: $100 for members; $120 for new members and includes membership.

Class sizes are limited, so register early!  

No Aggressive Dogs 

Dogs must be up-to-date on Rabies vaccine.

*Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment required

Pre-Requisites

Successful completion of a beginning agility course.

Class Description

This class is intended for dogs and handlers who have completed beginning or intermediate agility classes, have been introduced to a variety of obstacles and can perform regulation height contacts.   Dogs should be able to perform a NADAC Intro type course.  Depending on dogs and handler’s abilities and individualized desired handling techniques, distance handling may be introduced to promote dogs working ahead of the handler, thus enabling the handler to send the dog on verbal commands and body positioning.  This class is appropriate for competition readiness or just having fun with your dog!

Registration Information

Please Note:  You must be a member to register for this class.  Please Join to become a member.

To register please email or text the instructor with the following information:

Your name

Email

Phone

Dog’s Name, Breed and Age

Will you be paying by Venmo or mailing check?

After signing up with the instructor, payment may be made by Venmo to Southern Utah Dog Sports or by check mailed to 

P.O. Box 2949, St. George, UT  84771-2949.  

Payment reserves your spot.

Advanced Agility - 6 weeks

Registration Information

AGILITY HANDLING TECHNIQUES

The Details

When: This class is full. Next class starts in October.

Time:  5-6PM

Instructor: Kris Brown

Where:  2760 Vineyard Drive, Santa Clara, UT 84765 (SUDS field)

Cost: $105 ($95 for SUDS members- Become a Member Today!)

Class sizes are limited, so register early!  

Class sizes are limited, so register early!  

Dogs must be up to date on Rabies vaccine.

No Aggressive Dogs 

*Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment required

Pre-Requisites

Dogs must be proficient on all obstacles (excluding weave poles) to include contacts, and have good wait and recall commands. Prior completion of Beginning and Intermediate Agility classes is recommended.

Class Description

This class will teach the basics of distance handling, the whys and hows of sending your dog through portions of the agility course ahead of you.   We will also work on front crosses, rear crosses and blind crosses.   Tips for running a smooth course using handler positioning, and more verbal cues.   Individual instruction consistent with each dog’s ability and level.

Please contact the instructor if you are not sure your dog fits in this class.

 

Drop-in Agility Class

Beginning Weavers

Class Description

The beginning weavers class is designed to help your dog weave independently. The focus will be on weave entry and building value for weaving for your dog using 2×2’s. The instruction will also help the  handler so that your dog will not need to be “babysat” through the weave poles. This class will be taught in four 1 hour 15 minute class sessions. 

Pre-requisites

Dogs need to be able to sit and stay so that the handler can be 6-10 feet away. Handler needs to be committed to working with dog daily on the homework given.

Class Limit: 5

Class Time: Tuesdays 0830-0945

(Note:  This is a 4 week class)

Class Dates: October 31, November 7, 14, 28

Instructor: Heidi Folks

Email: educationisus@gmail.com

Phone: (435) 429-8608

Where:  2760 Vineyard Drive, Santa Clara, UT 84765 (SUDS field)

Cost: $80 for members; $100 for new members and includes membership.

Class sizes are limited, so register early!  

No Aggressive Dogs 

Dogs must be up-to-date on Rabies vaccine.

*Pre-Registration and Pre-Payment required

Registration Information

Please Note:  You must be a member to register for this class.  Please Join to become a member.

To register please email or text the instructor with the following information:

Your name

Email

Phone

Dog’s Name, Breed and Age

Will you be paying by Venmo or mailing check?

After signing up with the instructor, payment may be made by Venmo to Southern Utah Dog Sports or by check mailed to 

P.O. Box 2949, St. George, UT  84771-2949.  

Payment reserves your spot.