Frisbee FAQ

What age can training with TOADS Frisbee start?

To participate in Frisbee training your dog will need to be a minimum of 8 months of age.

How much do Frisbee training cost?

Once they are members participants in the Frisbee class pay a weekly training fee of $5/person.

What do I need to bring to class
  • Your dog
  • A flat collar or halter (no check chains allowed)
  • Lead
  • Frisbee for those in the Frisbee class- the Club has a variety of discs for sale
  • A water bowl and water
  • Bags to clean up after your dog
  • A willingness to listen and attempt the suggested exercises
  • Mossie spray if you’re prone to getting bitten

 

Who can Participate?

Anyone who wants to spend time with their canine companion can participate; it is a sport for all members of the family young and old, even those with disabilities. The sport is for all types/breeds of dogs also – whether they are big or small, pure bred or cross breeds. As long as your dog is healthy you can give canine disc a go. The best way to find out if canine disc is for you and your dog is to try it.

I am not a very good thrower of the Disc?

CDA recognizes not everyone will have the same ability to throw the disc. We offer a variety of classes and divisions with each division competing separately. So you can be assured you will be competing with those at the same skill level. There are Beginners, Excellent, Open & Master Divisions in Throw & Catch type competitions, Pro & Super Pro Divisions in Freestyle type competitions, Pro Skills & Super Pro Skills in Freestyle Skills Competitions, as well as a variety of Games. You can learn more about the different Divisions, Classes and Titles in our Rules & Regulations Book.

What type of competitions can me & my dog enjoy?

CDA will sanction a variety of different competition formats in the hope that there is something to suit everyone. You can participate in Throw & Catch, Freestyle, Freestyle Skills and a Variety of Games. Our Rules and Regulations has more information about the variety of Events and Levels. You can also visit our Titles page to see the types of awards that you and your dog can earn as you start to enjoy competing in Canine Disc in Australia.