Flat-Coated Retrievers and Agility


It is an athletic event that requires conditioning, concentration, training and teamwork. Dog and handlers negotiate an obstacle course racing against the clock.  Some of the obstacles include various jumps, A-frame, dog walk, teeter, table, tire, closed and open tunnels, and weave poles.  There are several classes offering increasing levels of difficulty.   There are numerous venues that offer agility:  American Kennel Club (AKC), Canine Performance Events (CPE), North American Dog Agility Council (NADAC), and United Kennel Club (UKC), to name a few.  Go to the Flat-Coated Retriever Resource Page for links to their websites for additional information.

Kingsbridge Flat-Coated Retrievers and Agility

Kingsbridge dogs have earned many agility titles.  Tralee earned AKC, CPE, UKC and NADAC titles.  Caris earned AKC and CPE titles.  Handfull is competing in the AKC Excellent level and CPE Level 5.  Promise is competing in CPE Level 3.