Dudley Shumate Workshops at Jump’n Java

Jump’n Java Agility is pleased to announce agility workshops with Dudley Shumate of North Carolina!!  Dudley is a fabulous instructor and competitor, and has been on 21 world teams!!  Dudley utilizes an array of handling techniques, including maneuvers born both here in the good ole US of A, across the pond, and in Europe. Her energetic personality and uplifting spirit is contagious.   Click here for details on Dudley.

  • Working Spots:  $200 (max 11)

  • Auditing:  $60/full-day & $35/half-day

  • Details/Registration:

               Jump’n Java Email:  jumpnjavaagility@gmail.com

Workshop Offerings:

1.  Sunday Morning, August 27, 9AM – 12:30PM - Jump’n Java Agility, Half Moon Bay

  • Get Your Motor Runnin’ – Building Focus & Motivation

Want to increase your dog’s focus both on and off of the agility field?? Want to build an even stronger connection and partnership with your teammate?  Then this workshop is for you!!  A variety of techniques on increasing focus will be covered.  Motivational techniques targeting play (both with and without toys), reinforcement rates, and bridging the gap between practice and competition will be emphasized.  This seminar is open to all levels of dogs.  9:00AM – 12:30PM.

2.  Sunday Afternoon, August 27, 2:00PM – 5:30PM - Jump’n Java Agility, Half Moon Bay

  • Where the Rubber Meets the Road” – Running Contacts

This workshop focuses on training and troubleshooting both running A-frames and Dog-walks.  It is open to all dogs–whether they are competing and doing full-height contacts–or just starting out. A variety of techniques will be discussed and utilized, as will training aids such yoga mats, boxes, stride regulators and targeting (with toys/food/”Treat ‘n Train”) etc.  Exercises will be tailored to each individual team, whether it’s troubleshooting accuracy, strides, turns etc.  This seminar is open to all levels of dogs.  2:00PM – 5:30PM.