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What is Dog Agility?

Agility for dogs is: 

Dog agility is a dog sport in which a handler directs a dog through an obstacle course in a race for both time and accuracy. 

Agility Field

Dog Walk

Dogs run off-leash with no food or toys as incentives, and the handler can touch neither dog nor obstacles.  Consequently the handler's controls are limited to voice, movement, and various body signals, requiring exceptional training of the animal and coordination of the handler.

Teeter-TotterAgility PolesA FrameCollapsed Tunnel
The following are more examples of the obstacles used in dog agility.

Pause Table

We will be demonstrating agility at our Dog Park 4 A Day Fun Day on June 16, 2012 starting at 10AM.  SUDS (So. Utah Dog Sports) is offering people to participate, if they wish.