Feeding Your Canine Athlete By GRETCHEN REYNOLDS dogs are not people. competing in a Frisbee or agility competition is, for a dog, glorious fun but relatively little exercise, requiring only about 25 percent more calories than lying on a rug.
The easiest way to teach agility is to use a target: hand or lid. The goal of target training is to teach the dog to find the lid and touch it whenever he is told to do so. To use a target, choose a plastic lid that is not too small or too large for.