Rally-O: A Great Sport Dogs and People

Posted: Jan 15 2010

Looking for new ways to interact with your dog? Rally Obedience may be just the sport for you! Rally-O is a fun and exciting team sport for dogs and handlers. One of the most accessible dog sports for pets and owners, Rally-O combines the best of competition obedience and low-impact agility.

In Rally-O, dog and handler teams navigate a course with numbered signs indicating different exercises to perform such as Sit-Down-Sit, Straight Figure 8, Send Over Jump, Recall Over Jump. Teams navigate the course at a brisk, continuous performance without direction from the judge. Handlers are encouraged to talk to their dogs during the performance which makes Rally-O less intimidating than traditional obedience and all dogs (purebred, mixed breeds and dogs with disabilities) are encouraged to participate.

Learn more about Rally-O here.

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  • Posted by Andrea on January 30, 2010

    I found your article about Rally Obedience to be really informative. This is just the sort of thing I need to train my dog and go that extra mile.

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