Teaching your dog body awareness is incredibly helpful, no matter your sport. In showing it helps the dog to stack and gait properly. In agility it helps your dog to maneuver through weaves and maintain balance. In obedience it helps your dog to stay in alignment with you and perform commands precisely. But how do you teach body awareness? There are lots of ways, but this is one that I hadn’t thought of! Susan Garrett turned her pups annoying habit into a core strengthening exercise that fine tunes balance and makes him very aware of what his body is doing. Check it out!