Hello fellow agility enthusiast!
Daisy Peel is known worldwide as a leading instructor and competitor in the sport of dog agility. She has represented the USA internationally over a dozen times, across three continents, with four different dogs.
- Eight times at the FCI World Championships
- Six times at the European Open Championships
- Four times at Crufts
- Three times at the World Agility Open
- Four times at the Americas and Caribbean in South America
Daisy has placed individually at the European Open and at the FCI World Championships, is a WAO World Champion, as well as an Americas and Caribbean Gold Medallist. Daisy has won a total of seven national championship titles, with three different dogs:
- Three AKC National Agility Championships
- Three Cynosport Grand Prix Championships
- One UKI US Open Championship Title (Speedstakes)
Daisy is recognized worldwide for her abilities as an instructor. She is a formally trained teacher, with a degree in science and math education, and was a high school chemistry teacher for nearly a decade before becoming a full time dog agility coach and instructor. Daisy's students have excelled at the top levels in AKC, USDAA, AAC (Canada), and UKI, and have themselves been selected to represent their countries at international events.
Daisy’s thinking that “advanced handling is merely more precise application of the fundamentals” means that she is dedicated to the improvement of handlers at all levels, regardless of their current level or goals and aspirations. Daisy teaches students of all ages and stages around the globe, in person and through her online classes, and is dedicated to helping people further their self-improvement through better training, better handling, and better mastery of their mental game.
Daisy has been on the forefront of the trend of online agility education, and her Agility Challenge is one of the leading sources for those seeking to improve the quality of their participation in the sport from afar. Her instruction, whether online or in person, is widely sought after as some of the best instruction available for those at any level, with any type of dog.