Agility Organizations

Recommended Reading

  • Agility Success by Angelica Steinker
  • Agility Right From The Start by Eva Bertilsson & Emelie Johnson-Vegh
  • The Puppy Primer by Patricia McConnell
  • Inside of a Dog by Alexandra Horowitz
  • Reaching the Animal Mind by Karen Pryor
  • Don’t Shoot the Dog by Karen Pryor
  • Complete Idiot’s Guide to Positive Dog Training by Pamela Dennison
  • Click & Play Agility by Angelica Steinker
  • Control Unleashed by Leslie McDevitt
  • Help for Your Fearful Dog: A Step-by-Step Guide to Helping Conquer his Fears by Nicole Wilde
  • The Cautious Canine by Patricia McConnell
  • Way to Go!: How to Housetrain a Dog of Any Age by Patricia McConnell
  • Living with Kids & Dogs. . .Without Losing Your Mind: A Parent’s Guide to Controlling the Chaos by Colleen Pelar
  • Puppy Training for Kids by Sarah Whitehead
  • Tails Are Not For Pulling by Elizabeth Verdick and Marieka Heinlen
  • Don’t Leave Me! Step-by-Step Help for Your Dog’s Separation Anxiety by Nicole Wilde

Recommended DVDs

  • Agility Foundation Training by Greg Derrett
  • Great Dog, Shame About the Owner by Greg Derrett
  • Great Dog, Great Owner – The Winning Combination by Greg Derrett
  • On Course to Excel by Greg Derrett
  • Crate Games by Susan Garrett
  • Success With One Jump by Susan Garrett
  • 2×2 Weave Pole Training by Susan Garrett

Equipment Resources

Equipment can also be found on eBay


  • Clicker Dogs – Renowned dog trainer Susan Garrett shares her training expertise in her articles.
  • Flying Dog Press – Suzanne Clothier is dedicated to promoting a healthy relationship with and humane training through a holistic approach to the dog’s body, mind, and soul.
  • Clean Run – Lots of dog and agility supplies, agility-related articles, an e-mail list/forum for sharing agility questions, a magazine devoted to the sport of agility, and a software program for designing your own agility courses.
  • Whole Dog Journal – A great reference to dog health, care, and treatment that is authoritative, reliable, and practical.