Photo Credit: Great Dane Photos

Day 1

Friday October 4th, 2024

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Friday Working Sessions

All Working Teams will register for one morning and one afternoon lab.

8:30AM – 9:00AM ET

Welcome

Denise Fenzi

Main Hall

9:15AM – 10:45AM PT

Motivation Games

Loretta Mueller

Agility Arena

5 Connection Games

Nicole Wiebusch

Hall B

Stand Your Dog

Julie Symons

Hall C

Games for Recalls & LLW

Melissa Breau

Hall D

Zen Bowl

Laura Waudby

Hamilton Room

NW: Reinforcement for Motivation

Stacy Barnett

Franklin Room

11:00AM – 12:30PM PT

Walk, Plan, Run Your Course

Nancy Little

Agility Arena

Spot On! Training with Targets!

Julie Flanery

Hall B

Platform Games for Confidence

Petra Ford

Hall C

Tricks with a Purpose

Sara Brueske

Hall D

The Reverse Retreive

Barbara Lloyd

Hamilton Room

The Play Way Applied (Lecture)

Amy Cook, PhD

Franklin Room

1:40PM – 3:40PM PT

Extreme Commitment

Loretta Mueller

Agility Arena

Shift Your Focus

Deb Jones, PhD

Hall B

Toy Play

Dense Fenzi

Hall C

Heeling Endurance

Petra Ford

Hall D

NW: Solve It! Scent Puzzles

Julie Symons

Hamilton Room

Reactive Integration (Lecture)

Karen Deeds

Franklin Room

4:00PM – 6:00PM PT

Blind Crosses

Nancy Little

Agility Arena

Rally-FrEe-for-All!

Julie Flanery

Hall B

Optimal Learning State

Crystal Wing

Hall C

The Play Way: Play Without Toys

Amy Cook, PhD

Hall D

Bombproof Behaviors

Sara Brueske

Hamilton Room

NW: Close Proximity Hides

Stacy Barnett

Franklin Room

Photo Credit: Great Dane Photos

Day 2

Saturday October 5th, 2024

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Saturday Working Sessions

All Working Teams will register for one morning and one afternoon lab.

9:00AM – 10:40AM ET

Fabulous Forward Focus

Bronagh Daly

Agility Arena

Pocket Hand Heeling

Denise Fenzi

Hall B

Games & Tricks for Confidence

Petra Ford

Hall C

Handler’s Choice

Sara Brueske

Hall D

NW: Nosework Games

Melissa Chandler

Hamilton Room

How Does Training Feel To Your Dog? (Lecture)

Amy Cook, PhD

Franklin Room

11:00AM – 12:40PM ET

Transitions: Collection to/from Extension

Loretta Mueller

Agility Arena

Hocus Pous! Attention and Focus!

Julie Flanery

Hall B

Obedience Handler’s Choice

Nancy Little

Hall C

Ring Confidence

Laura Waudby

Hall D

Patterns for Empowerment

Julie Symons

Hamilton Room

NW: Decoding Blank Area Communication

Stacy Barnett

Franklin Room

1:40PM – 3:40PM ET

Bar Knockers Anonymous

Bronagh Daly

Agility Arena

Joy of Heeling – Construct Games

Julie Flanery

Hall B

Tips and Tricks for Better Rally Scores

Nicole Wiebusch

Hall C

Trial Management Techniques

Amy Cook, PhD

Hall D

Panel Talk: Proofing/Complexity

Denise, Nancy, Crystal

Hamilton Room

NW: Handling with Intention

Julie Symons

Franklin Room

4:00PM – 6:00PM ET

Agility Handler’s Choice

Loretta Mueller

Agility Arena

NW: The Methodical Container Dog

Stacy Barnett

Hall B

Pay to Play: Toy Play Through Food

Sara Brueske

Hall C

All Things Parkour

Melissa Chandler

Hall D

Fantastic Fronts

Petra Ford

Hamilton Room

Intro to Treibball

Melissa Breau

Franklin Room

Photo Credit: Great Dane Photos

Day 3

Sunday October 6th, 2024

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Sunday Working Sessions

All Working Teams will register for one morning and one afternoon lab.

9:00AM – 10:40AM ET

Getting Ahead

Loretta Mueller

Agility Arena

Engagement at a Distance

Petra Ford

Hall B

Lost Item Recovery

Julie Symons

Hall C

Heelwork to Music

Julie Flanery

Hall D

Wait Your Turn

Sara Brueske

Hamilton Room

The Recovery Recipe (Lecture)

Amy Cook, PhD

Franklin Room

11:00AM – 12:40PM ET

Stopped Contact Training

Nancy Little

Agility Arena

Fun with Go-Outs and Marking

Laura Waudby

Hall B

Obedience Problem Solving

Denise Fenzi

Hall C

Play Problem Solving

Crystal Wing

Hall D

Clarity with Multiple Markers

Karen Deeds

Hamilton Room

NW: Optimizing Your Start Line

Stacy Barnett

Franklin Room

1:40PM – 3:30PM ET

Distraction Work

Loretta Mueller

Agility Arena

Reducing Reinforcers

Petra Ford

Hall B

Advanced Heeling

Denise Fenzi

Hall C

NW: Ups & Downs of Elevated Hides

Julie Symons

Hall D

Cognitive Challenges

Barbara Lloyd

Hamilton Room

The Magic of Cooperative Care

Deb Jones, PhD

Franklin Room

3:50PM – 5:30PM ET

Disc Dog Foundation

Sara Brueske

Agility Arena

Dealing with Judging Pressure

Amy Cook, PhD

Hall B

Glue Skills

Nancy Little

Hall C

Clean Handling

Julie Flanery

Hall D

NW: Handling for Tight Spots

Stacy Barnett

Hamilton Room

Sensational Sidesteps

Nicole Wiebusch

Franklin Room

5:40PM – 6:00PM ET

General Closing Session

Denise Fenzi

Main Hall