Is flyball good for dogs? Flyball is a great way for dogs to burn off energy. It includes all the things that dogs love to do; run, jump, fetch, compete and please their owners. Another wonderful thing about flyball is that any dog can participate in it regardless of breed, size or shape.
What is the best dog for flyball?
- The Golden is ranked as one of the top agility dogs and together with his natural retrieving instincts this make him an ideal contender for flyball.
- A desire to work hard and a need for speed; the Corgi is a formidable flyball foe.
What kind of dogs are used in flyball? All dogs 15 months of age or older are allowed to compete in the sport of flyball. The sport is open to all breeds from Yorkshire Terriers to Great Danes to mixed breeds. Any dog can compete in the sport as long as they can behave around other dogs in a high drive, fast-paced environment (ie.
How do you train a dog for flyball? Throw a tennis ball. Train your dog to play fetch with a tennis ball, and not drop the ball until they reach you. Reward your dog with treats for bringing back the ball. Keep sessions 10 to 20 minutes long, repeat until behavior is well established.