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Disc Dogs

Discussion in 'Dog Sports' started by Josie, Mar 1, 2018.

  1. Josie

    Josie Administrator Administrator Registered

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    During disc dog competitions, dog/handler teams are judged in disc-throwing events like distance/accuracy catching and freestyle routines. "Frisbee" is a trademarked brand name for a flying disc, hence the reason the word "disc" is often used.

    To become a successful disc dog team, the handler must be able to properly throw a disc - and far. The dog can then be trained to chase and catch the disc. During distance competition, the field is broken into zones by yard. Scoring is based on the zone in which the disc is caught. Freestyle events are judged and scored based on a predetermined point system. Rules and scoring vary with each disc dog group, club or association

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    This looks like fun! Has anyone done this?
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  2. Violet Turner

    Violet Turner Well-Known Member Registered

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    This would be fun to do! :)
  3. Sezzy

    Sezzy Well-Known Member Registered

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    I bought Misty a proper dog chew proof flying disc once. I threw it, she caught it, then ripped it into pieces, another waster of money! :confused:
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