COURSE DETAILS:

Size: FULL
Category: Specialty
Instructor: Cherie Ekholm UW-AAB, LC-SAMP, TTP1

COURSE PRICING:

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    Building Better Champions with Tellington TTouch

    Tellington TTouch is a training methodology that enables people and their dogs to live more harmoniously together through touch, specific groundwork exercises, and the use of body wraps that promote calm, comfort, and body awareness. At its most basic level, TTouch is all about building a stronger bond between handler and dog. Through this work, we also encourage greater body …

THE FINE PRINT:
  • There is no expiration date for your access to this course.
  • Unfortunately, we are not able to offer refunds for online courses.

OVERVIEW

At its most basic level, TTouch is all about building a stronger bond between handler and dog.

COURSE OUTLINE

Lesson 1 What the heck is Tellington TTouch and what does it have to do with Conformation?
Lesson 2 Introduction to the Touches
Lesson 3 Introducing the Confidence Course
Lesson 4 What’s this body wrap thing?
Lesson 5 Learning is Lifelong
Lesson 6 TTouch and grooming
Lesson 7 Taking it to the show

 

COURSE PREREQUISITES

No prerequisites necessary for this course!

 

COURSE SUPPLIES

  • Harness with 2-points of contact that does not restrict shoulder, elbow, or chest movement (Balance harness, TTouch Harness, Perfect Fit harness)
  • Double ended leash (i.e. leash with a hook at both ends)
  • Show lead(s)
  • Ace or Tensor bandage(s) (2” for small dogs, 3” for large)

Start your Show Dog Prep School Journey today and become the Handler your dog needs you to be!

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Cherie

Cherie Ekholm has been living with rescue and purebred Bichons Frisés since 1992 and showing since 2010. Cherie holds certifications in rehabilitation, performance and maintenance massage from the National Board of Certification for Animal Acupressure & Massage, and is a certified Tellington TTouch practitioner. Her business, Wrapped Up In Dogs, focuses on integrating behavior and bodywork to build great dog/people teams.