In November 2007, Lindsay Ridgeway developed a series of performance tests as a method of training Lumi and Laddie, his two Golden Retrievers, for field sports. This is the journal of their progress through that series and beyond. Contact: LDRidgeway at gmail dot com.
Monday, March 31, 2008
Today's training was limited to a morning solo session (Series A), which took place in light rain at Sundown Park. The series was as follows:
Series A. Delivery shaping on poorman marks (Laddie, with Lumi resting in the van)
Series A. I was fortunate enough to have son Ray videograph the morning session for us. Here's his excellent video:
Additional comments on this session appeared in the DogTrek and PositiveGunDogs lists for this date.