A good preparation and training are required for showing your dog in the ring. Every owner brings their dogs with adequate preparation to be a strong competitor in the ring and to get a chance to win the competition.
To be in the same race, you will have to focus on some important factors such as how to socialize your dog and how to train them by a good trainer. Before starting any process, do not forget to register your dog in American Bully Registries. Otherwise, your participation will not be accepted.
How to Register my Bully It is a simple and easy process. You need to download the form from their website. Fill it properly and completely unless it will be rejected. Attach a copy of your owner certificate and pedigree certificate. Along with send $20.00 for each dog. After the submission, it will take two to three weeks for the processing. After finishing the registration process, you can go ahead with your plan and take required steps to train your dog.
How to show your dog in the ring You can start the procedure by teaching your dog the basics and to make them socialize with other dogs. Some other factors that should be taken into account are given below.
That will help you to understand what are the expectations of the judges and you can follow these while training your dog. Moreover, you will get a scope to interact with other dog owners and they can offer you relevant information about training courses.
- Start the process with local ring raft class
These classes will teach your dog the basics. Ringcraft classes will also help your dog to socialize with other dogs. These classes are considered good for involving your dogs with social activities and to make them acquainted and familiar with ring shows.
Gaiting is something that helps the judge to see the movement and structure of the dogs. And you need to practice the gaiting so that you dog can present him in a perfect position to get good marking from the judges. And the trot is considered as the proper gait.
To successfully compete in the ring, a dog needs to learn how to stack that means how to stand still and squarely. You can help your dog by manually positioning their legs. And after a period of time, they will learn how to do it and they will try to do it on their own.
If you want your dog to look active, attentive, energetic and happy while stacking, then train accordingly. You need to spend some extra time for this, but you can do it little effort and practice.
- Teach them to be tolerant
Your dog will go through an examination process by the judges. During the process, the judges will touch the body and mouth of the dog. Make sure that your dog is tolerant and is co-operating the judges in the examination process.