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  1. AdrianneIsabel

    AdrianneIsabel Glutton for Crazy

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    Can someone explain to me the alternative dumbbells in this photo taken from the J & J site?

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    It is just a matter of preference. I think. I stick with the normal dumbbells. The square ones with 2 bars seem easy to pick up for smaller dogs, same with the triangle ones.
     
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    They're all allowed in AKC though? I've never seen them.
     
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    Yes they are all allowed in AKC.
     
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    stardogs Behavior Nerd

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    I think in AKC you can use ANYTHING as articles as long as they are all identical and you have a leather and a metal set. Someone I knew used Ball jar lid rings, another used crushed popcans!
     
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    That is correct, anything can be used as long as they are all identical to each other. You can use whatever you want metal and leather wise.
     

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