Jump Start Dog Sports is proud to host a three-day Obedience Seminar with Italian World Dog Obedience Champion, Valentina Balli (September 29-October 1) in her United States debut.
Her seminar will cover the following topics:
September 29, 9:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.:
- Valentina’s training philosophy
- Focused attention heeling
- Building speed without losing accuracy
- Building accuracy without losing speed
- Starting puppies in obedience – the right way!
- Spatial positioning – do it right the first time!
September 30, 9:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.:
- Exercise building – Open
- Problem solving – Open
October 1, 9:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.:
- Exercise building – Utility
- Problem solving – Utility
October 2, 9:00 a.m. – 6 p.m.:
Cost of Seminar (No Meals Served, Just Coffee and Pastries)
- 10 Working spots/day at $125
- Single day auditor: $75
- Three-day auditor: $200
- Privates: $85/hour available on October 2, 2017
- Early Bird Registration before August 15, 10% discount,
- Groups (5 minimum) anytime registration 10% discount
- 10 working spots a day $125 each, $350 all 3 days
- Unlimited Auditors $75 per day, $200 all 3 days
- Deadline September 22 or when all spots are taken
Where: Jump Start Dog Sports, 4631 Valley View Avenue, Yorba Linda, California
When: September 29 – Oct 1, 2017
To Sign Up: Call 714-985-1555
RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!!!
About Valentina Balli:
Valentina is an Italian National Training Instructor who specializes in Dog Obedience, Clicker Training, Agility and Herding. She is a National Judge for Obedience CSEN, an Italian Obedience Team member from 2008 to the present (in 2011-12 with 2 different dogs), and breeds Border Collies.
Her dog’s titles include:
- “Detania Barefoot in the park”: Border Collie world championship from 2008 to 2012,
Obedience Italian Champion, Italian Absolute Obedience Champion 2009-10, Joop de reus cup champion 2011, and Olympic games silver medal 2011,
- “Explosive kaos” Border Collie: World championship obedience from 2011 to 2016, International obedience champion, Finnish obedience champion, Italian Obedience champion, Olympic games gold medal 2012, Olympic games bronze medal 2011, Agility 3rd grade, IRO A (international search and rescue on snow).
- “Txiky de cheeky scarface” Border Collie: Italian obedience champion.
- “Mind the dog Lycan” Border Collie: Italian Obedience Champion, Member of Italian Team for the World Championship 2017 (at only 2 years old), Obedience class 3, Herding ENCI class 2, Herding ISDA class novice , Herding working test.
- Titled two German Shepherd Dogs to Obedience class 3.