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Jump Start Water Camp

posted Feb 3, 2013, 6:29 PM by Chris Dostie   [ updated Feb 5, 2014, 2:58 PM ]
Ready - Set - Go...... 
Get a good jump start on your water training season with 3 days of water "boot camp"!!
 Be ready to have fun, get wet and learn lots, both in and out of the water!


Where: Ingallsides Rec, Scarborough, Maine

When:   June 27-29, 2013

Cost:    $115 per single day or $270 for all 3 days

Audit for $40 per single day or $100 for all 3 days

Lunch and light refreshments will be provided



We will work on:
  • Swimming:  building comfort, confidence & duration
  • Retrieving:  setting criteria, creating a reliable retrieve, multiple article retrieves
  • Jump work: Creating confidence on the platform and the boat
  • Distance work:  building distance on retrieves, go-away work with markers
  • Conditioning & building stamina
  • Basic control work:  with me, near me, come when called, distractions, teamwork
  • We will discuss and go over the PWDCA exercises at whatever levels folks need/want but this camp doesn’t focus on any one level in particular.
  • We’ll learn and fine tune behaviors that you and your dog will need for success at EVERY level 
Camp will be limited to 10 working teams and unlimited auditors

Register early and come join the fun

Please send a check to Chris Dostie at 261 Carding Machine Road, Bowoinham, ME 04008

Thank you Chris Dostie for pictures of Dobby and Cookie.
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