Training

Flip Training

Written by Alessia

There are several different ways to do flip training with your dog, but the most common form of flip training is with a frisbee or flying disc. Each dog has a different “flipping” point, so this training will take a while depending on your dog. Some dogs like the disc up high or low to begin with, some dogs, like the one in the video, just need the disc to fly over their head for them to perform a flip. The disc technique helps the dog to follow with their head, causing the flip motion. There are a few different types of flips, and this flip training video above goes into detail using two different dogs.

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Would you consider flip training with your dog, or do you think it’s dangerous or unnecessary? I’m not sure how I feel about it, I think it’s cool but do not envision Lucas ever doing it.

Alessia xx

About the author

Alessia

I'm Alessia, owner of a rottweiler/beagle mix named Lucas (aka Lucifer - you can put two and two together on why he gets that nickname). I love all things dogs and puppies, among many other things such as babies, coffee, and nail polish. I like to write a lot and take loads of pictures, so blogging is right up my alley. Look out for posts by me on this blog, as well as my personal blog.

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