Schutzhund: Theory and Training Methods

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An outstanding analysis of why and how protection, Obedience, and Tracking all play an integral part in Schutzhund training, with emphasis on selecting and raising a dog to suit the owner's needs.

Provides an outstanding analysis of why and how protection, obedience and tracking all play an integral part in training a Schutzhund.

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Overview

An outstanding analysis of why and how protection, Obedience, and Tracking all play an integral part in Schutzhund training, with emphasis on selecting and raising a dog to suit the owner's needs.

Provides an outstanding analysis of why and how protection, obedience and tracking all play an integral part in training a Schutzhund.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780876057315
  • Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 3/28/1991
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 352,502
  • Product dimensions: 6.35 (w) x 9.55 (h) x 0.86 (d)

Meet the Author

Susan Barwig is an award-winning author who has, for several years, been part of the American team in international Schutzhund competition. Stewart Hilliard is a well-respected trainer from Colorado. Both are partners in Canine Training Systems. Ltd.
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Table of Contents

Preface.

About the Authors.

Acknowledgments.

1. What Is Schutzhund?

2. Selecting the Schutzhund Dog.

3. An Overview of Schutzhund Training.

4. Tracking: Requirements of the Trial.

5. An Overview of the Tracking Phase.

6. Tracking: Roles of the Handler and Tracklayer.

7. Tracking: Schooling the Dog.

8. Obedience: Requirements of the Trial.

9. An Overview of the Obedience Phase.

10. Obedience: Basic Training.

11. Obedience: The Exercises out of Motion.

12. Obedience: Retrieves, Obstacles and Send Away.

13. Protection: Requirements of the Trial.

14. An Overview of the Protection Phase.

15. Protection: Drive Work.

16. Protection: The Hold and Bark and the Out.

17. Protection: Obedience for Bites and the Blind Search.

Conclusion.

Glossary of Schutzhund Terminology.

Suggested Viewing and Reading.

Bibliography.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 29, 2005

    Great intro book

    Gives a great overview of the sport and 3 phases. Good starter to ancwer questions and give background prior to starting training with a trainer or club

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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