Author: Silvia Trkman
Format: DVD, NTSC format
Running Time: 1 hour, 20 minutes
Release Date: 2010
This DVD explains the 10 positive side-effects of teaching tricks and gives a general explanation of how to shape whatever trick you want. It also includes step-by-step instructions on how to teach 10 tricks, from basic to advanced ones. Tricks for a Great Bond also covers troubleshooting common problems; for example, dog not offering anything, dog not motivated, dog too excited, dog getting stuck, etc.).
About the Author
Silvia Trkman has been in agility since 1992. She is a 21-time national champion of Slovenia, with five different dogs of three different breeds, and a 14-time World Team member, with five different dogs. Silvia has won the FCI Agility World Championships three times, with two different dogs. She is a four-time European Open winner with four different dogs, and she has been on 18 World Teams with two or more dogs. Her training methods are best known for producing fast, happy, and healthy dogs, tight turns and, of course, running contacts.