Dog agility equipment can vary widely. On this page I've featured all kinds of home-made
items with easy to follow instructions. This is a great low cost way to get started and you can use up all your odd of bits timber
in the process.
tyre barn door style
A breakaway tyre is expensive to buy and
the Kennel Club regulations are likely to change the heights in 2019.
I decided to make my own and it was quite easy. The frame is no more than five
bits of wood.
I've spent hours making different weaves with varying degrees of success. I've
also tried different methods of training over the years. If you're looking
for a weave this page might be useful to you. It includes the current
Kennel Club weaving regulations.
Wobble Board -
An easy to make
project for dogs and puppies that need some pre training or retraining on
Build your own sturdy jump wings from bits of left over timber.
These jumps are easy to make and they're ideal for garden use.
some more simple jumps that you can make. They won't cost you a
Simple Training jump
How to make simple training jumps at very little cost. These jumps
don't have wings and are easy to make if you only have very basic carpentry
This is probably going to be the easiest garden jump
you'll ever make. The good news is you don't need any carpentry
skills. The even better news is that the jump is very cheap to make.
Jump cups are easy to make for
free. If you want to make your jump straight away
this is the page for
I made a tyre jump using a length of pipe insulation. Here's how I did it.
Make a Garden Dog walk
This 28 inch high dogwalk is ideal for gardens.
I made the whole thing including the trestles but you can use trestles bought
from somewhere like Homebase or B & Q.
Is garden sized equipment any good for training and does it matter if you
train a six pole weave rather than a twelve pole weave?