Brilliant's Puppy Diary

Join me on the beginning of my journey with my new boy Brilliant! This course is a super comprehensive look at all I am doing to raise a family member that will fit in with the rest of our pack, as well us starting the beginning of our puppy foundations for our future in agility. 


With Brill, I am implementing some of the things I have learnt over the last 20 years training dogs in agility, that I feel are super important.


I have changed so much in my training, particularly in the last 3 - 4 years. Really concentrating on improving my dog training and communication skills to help reduce frustration from the dog/puppy. 

There are lots of different puppy diaries and courses out there that are focussed on agility foundations with a puppy, so why should you choose mine over the others? Well first and foremost my focus isn't just on agility foundations. I actually don't believe that puppies should be doing any equipment or wrapping wings or cones, doing handstands and many other things I deem to be unsafe for a puppy's body. I believe that most agility foundation/puppy courses don't consider the puppy's emotions and feelings, or consider how we (the trainer) can be clearer with our communication to reduce frustration, or give the puppies choices in their training. 

Just some of the topics that will be covered in this course - 

  • How to make focus and engagement a habit/automatic response for your puppy/dog.

  • Recalls and checking in habits.

  • Working through distractions.

  • Toy play - tugging, retrieves and also teaching a bunch of different toy markers for clarity as well as starting self control within play. 

  • Food training - teaching different food markers for clarity, shaping new behaviours, self control and using food with calming techniques. 

  • Socialising and taking your puppy out and about.

  • How to work on things like fearful responses.

  • Teaching every day manners out and about. 

  • Every day stuff! Watch me work through just some of our every day things like walking on lead, off lead walks, husbandry training (nails etc) waiting for meals and much more!

  • Also integrating a new puppy into a multi dog household and the steps I take for that.

  • Specific training appropriate for a baby puppy, that will be laying super foundations for Brilliant's future! There are heaps of little things I can do every day, that help to teach him to follow my handling and will help in other ways to make our future agility training come together quickly. 

This course content will run until Brill is 6 months old, so 4 months worth of information and then you will have a further 4 months access to it. 

When he turns 6 months old, a new follow on course showing his development and training from 6 - 10 mths will start shortly after he turns 6 months.  A $20 discount will be given to previous Brilliant Puppy Diary students.

I know a lot of people are having much more time and home and potentially less income, so I've discounted this course to help in these difficult times. 

Once you have purchased this course, I will need to add you to the FB group. If you aren't currently FB friends with me, please send me a request after your purchase so I can find you! 

Brilliant's Puppy Diary

77-85 Quail St 

Cedar Vale Q 4285

0403 295 501

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