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Best Agility Dog Books

An good agility dog book can take you and your canine companion to the next level in this exciting sport.

Whether you're a beginner, intermediate or long-time dog agility participant I've got you covered!

I've reviewed some of the best books on the market and listed them below.

There really is something here for everyone.

The Beginner's Guide to Dog Agility

A fun and user-friendly guide to the popular sport of dog agility.

This enjoyable book is suitable for total beginners, as well as those with some experience. Clearly written, with simple instructions and beautiful photos.

The light-hearted humor makes it very readable and I'd recommend this book to anyone who's getting ready to jump into agility!

Introduction to Dog Agility

This is a great book that's perfect for those just beginning their dog agility journey... and will be  useful for a long time to come.

Extremely comprehensive and covers everything from selecting a pup/dog or evaluating your pet dog in regards to the sport, gives dietary advice, discusses injuries, gives tips on building back yard agility courses and discusses in detail the correct training methods.

Full of gorgeous full color photos too!

Enjoying Dog Agility: From Backyard to Competition

There's tons of useful information in this great introductory book.

It's easy to read, covers all the basics and is very hands-on.

Excellent tips and instructions for someone who wants to build their own dog agility course by making their own equipment.

Excelling at Dog Agility - Book 1: Obstacle Training

The first in a series of three books and perfect for any dog agility enthusiast.

Very comprehensive, with tons of diagrams and illustrations that make the whole world of competitive agility understandable to even a beginner.

This book has a 'can do', positive tone and trouble-shooting tips for those times when things don't go exactly as you'd planned.

If you're serious about this hobby and and interested in competitive agility competition, these are the books to buy!

Having Fun With Agility

A practical, fun guide that takes a more informal look at this sport.

Covers the basics in an easy-to-understand way... and is especially good for those who are just beginning to get involved.

Lots of clear illustrations and packed full of tips and advice to get you (and your dog) off on the right foot. A great place to start.

Agility is a sport that can be enjoyed by dogs of many different sizes, ages and breeds. It's a great way to have fun with your dog (and the handlers - that's you - get some exercise too!), and you don't need any special qualifications.

Your dog will need to know basic obedience commands such as 'sit' and 'stay', be fit and healthy, and fully vaccinated, but other than that it's usually open to just about everyone.

For more information check out these pages.....

For the Beginner Dog Agility Enthusiast

Dog Agility Training & Equipment

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