Category: Education

Fitness for Obedience Dogs

Bobbie Lyons, CCFT. KPA CTP By Hannah Branigan & Bobbie Lyons

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Why train two cues, when you can train ONE.

by Bobbie Lyons, CCFT. KPA CTP It is no secret that I LOVE teaching FOOT targeting skills with many different objects and in many different situations for canine fitness. Targeting skills are very useful for fitness but I am learning

Learn Lateral Walking

Jasey Day, CCFT April, 2020 Lateral walking is an important fundamental skill for canine fitness training. Lateral stepping means that your dog walks sideways in shuffle steps – think “step-together-step.” His spine stays neutral, which means fairly straight and not

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Individual Paw Targeting: Better Communication for Fitness

by Jasey Day, CCFT – Bobbie Lyons K9FITteam Member Owner: Day Fit Dogs in North Carolina When you advance to using balance equipment and more complex movements of canine fitness, having solid a foundation helps you and your dog master new movements.

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Exercise Idea Infographics

FitPAWS exercise idea infographics are on many product pages on our website, but we put them all here in one place!*Please Note: infographics are primarily designed to be digital content. If you would like a higher resolution PDF, please contact

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What “cue” do you use?

by Bobbie Lyons, CCFT. KPA CTP To obtain the pushup position above, the dog had to know front foot targeting, rear foot targeting, and nose touch hold. What cue do you use??

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Pick of the Litter – Official Trailer

CHECK IT OUT!! FitPAWS is proud to be part of such a worthy film! FITPAWS HOLLYWOOD DEBUT!! A must see for all.

National Pet Obesity Awareness Day!

Get your dog moving! Healthy dogs are happy dogs See Ideal Pet Weight Ranges as recommended and Exercise is Key in maintaining a good weight.

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FitPAWS Pawsome Balance Exercises

Train and work out your dog these FitPAWS Pawsome Balance Exercises Use Trax Donut and Product Holder, Peanut, Trax Peanut and K9FITbone   

Your Dogs Behavior and Exercise

This month is National Canine Fitness Month!  Exercise is so important for your canine for so many reasons and behavior is one of those reasons! Have you ever had that moment when you questioned taking your dog for a walk

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