Successful Together - The Journey to Masterful Obedience
For many years now, Peter Scherk and Dr. Florian Knabl have been well known names in IGP dogsport. They have spent half a life time with their dogs at clubs and trials.
Half a life time off deepening and improving their work, looking into problems and finding solutions.
The reward for them: 3x single World Champion title, 12x Team World Champions and 14x participation at World Championships.
In addition to the above noted accomplishments, they have many placements on podiums as well as countless titles at national and international levels for both Peter and Florian and their entire Team Heuwinkl!
For many years now, they have been giving seminars around the world. Passing on their knowledge , ideas and solving problems. During this time, they have been continuously asked the same question. "Can we read all this in english?"
Well now you can! The book is finished. Just one year after releasing the german version there is now an engish edition available.
"Successful Together - The journey to masterful obedience" from the true masters of the subject, a complete manual for IGP obedience going step by step in text and photos
Text on the book's spine:
"More than 25 years experience in IGP – dog sports. More than 25 years of raising criteria in design/performance and further development of the IGP dog sport. More than 25 years on winner‘s rostrums/the podiums all over the world. Worldwide no other dog sport club has ever collected more titles. This is what our name represents: Heuwinkl.
South of the Lake Starnberg in the upper bavarian municipality of Iffeldorf we work out new trainingmethods and bring them to perfection. Peter Scherk and Dr. Florian Knabl are pioneers and members/initiators of the Heuwinkl-group. Behind these successful men is an exceptionally wise woman: ConnieScherk, who adds heart and warmth to the precision and passion.
In their book Peter Scherk and Dr. Florian Knabl impart a detailed build-up of all IGP obedience exercises.They show us the path from a puppy to the final result, through descriptions and pictures with step by step instructions focusing on the keys needed for success: fun and excitement, motivation and fairness, diligence and patience, precision, planning and control.
If you have no interest in dog sports, and only want to work on a reliable SIT or a fast DOWN, you will equally benefit from the authors‘ experience, You will learn how you and your dog can work in harmony and be successful together. The reward is not a championship title, but a steadfast connection between dog and human, enjoying the work together. Through this, you will develop a mutual trust and pride in your joint success step by step."
- Subject IGP obedience
- Step by step instuctions for each excercise.
- Explanations from puppy age up to trial preparation
- Illustrated with many pictures
- Approx. 380 pages