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LeapsNBounds is an Introduction/Puppy
Level program and Advanced Handling school. We offer limited middle
level classes for students who graduate from the puppy program.
Unfortunately, we do not offer any Adult Beginner classes. Jumping
Chollas is the closest club. In addition to offering all class
levels, they have a great links page that lists many of the private
instructors and clubs in the valley.
LeapsNBounds classes are:
- Super Puppy -- 5 weeks, $100 - Taught by Traci
A great start to your puppy's life! Focus on socialization,
play, puppy games to boost confidence and create a great relationship.
- Puppy Foundation -- 5 weeks, $100 - Taught by Alicia
The Foundation class is a prerequisite to Puppy I and is the
next class after Super Puppy. Here you will teach your dog several
tricks through shaping and luring, impulse control, restrained
recalls, proper play, and mat work. All a MUST
- Puppy I -- 8 weeks, $150 - Taught by Amber
Puppy I is where your team takes that foundation and continues
the training with more tricks, body awareness, play, groundwork,
obedience and builds your working relationship.
- Puppy II -- 8 weeks, $150 - Taught by Amber
In Puppy II we get on the equipment more and continue with creating
an agility dog and a nice working team.
- Intermediate I -- 8 weeks, $150 - Taught by Amber
Takes the skills that you learned in Puppy class and continues
through groundwork, recall to side/heel and focuses on dogwalk
and teeter performance. No jumps, weaves or Aframe.
- Intermediate II -- 8 weeks, $150 - Taught by Amber
Sequencing more obstacles. Continue to work on independent contact
performance and work on weave poles. This is where we will also
teach your dog how to jump properly and learn the Aframe.
- Novice Handling -- 5 weeks, $100 - Taught by Amber
Sequence 8-12 obstacles. Learn front crosses, cross behinds,
serpentines, threadles and other handling manuevers. This class
is for students who recently completed the Intermediate classes.
- Advanced and Master Handling -- 5 weeks, $100
Put all your skills and knowledge to test while working through
advanced exercises. Dog/handler should be further than just
Novice Handling class. They should be competing in the upper
levels or have instructor approval. There currently is a waiting
list for these classes.