Watch video: Treibball (push ball) - giant football for dogs!

Treibball is an unusual dog sport, equally suitable for large and small dogs, old and young and slow or energetic. It's almost like a kind of sheepherding, without the sheep!

In this video, Laura Carter from Little Dale Dogs is on hand to give us an overview.

0:00 Introduction
1:03 What is Treibball?
1:34 What sorts of dogs can do Treibball?
2:58 Treibball equipment
3:29 Competing in Treibball

For more information about Treibball, the rules and training tips, we recommend this book

There are 4 variations treibball, when looking for an instructor its worth checking they know all versions and how to adapt accordingly:
1. Quick fire
2. treibball
3. Hide and seek
4. Ball and order is an instructor and happy to answer your Treibball questions.

TOP TIP: If you don't have space to store giant gym balls, you can use kids beach balls that are easier to inflate / deflate each training session

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