General Freestyle and Training Information
Musical Freestyle Venues based in the United States
The Dogs Can Dance Challenge
All divisions offered by video. Titles offered in Classical Freestyle, Entertainment, and Musical Interpretation divisions. Offers a unique point system for titling, as well as a team option for titling. Video events offered three times per year.
Rally Freestyle Elements
Titling available through both live and video events. Titles offered in Freestyle and In Synch divisions. Video events can be scheduled at any time, minimum of three teams within a 200 mile radius of one another required.
Cyber Rally-O Dance Division
All divisions offered by video. Features set pattern dances - no choreography required! Titles offered at five levels of difficulty. Entries can be submitted at any time (Starting in December 2014).
World Canine Freestyle Organization
Titling available through both live and video events. Titles offered in Musical Freestyle and Heelwork to Music divisions. Video events offered four times per year.
Canine Freestyle Federation
See website for details
Musical Dog Sport Association
Live and video events available. See website for details.
Pam's Dog Academy
Video titles available. See website for details.
Recommended Books and DVD's
Dog Training and Behavior
Control Unleashed - Leslie McDevitt
(Available as the original book and the Puppy Program)
Dog Sport Skills Book 2: Motivation - Denise Fenzi and Deb Jones
Clicker Dances with Dogs - Kay Laurence
Instructional Materials - Judy Gamet
(several levels and topics available)
Learn to do Freestyle - Training Manual - Tina Humphrey
Chandi - Tina Humphrey (A Memoir)
Rally Freestyle Elements - DVD - Julie Flanery
(Introduction and Intermediate/Advanced levels available)
I recommend the following online training schools, but don't forget about us for affordable online classes!
Fenzi Dog Sport Academy (Many, many sports!)
Dogs Can Dance (Musical Freestyle)