Obedience/Rally Class Schedule

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Puppy Kindergarten Class    7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Thursday
Meeting Time:
6:00 PM- 7:00 PM
Instructor(s):
Betsy Cook
Starts:
May 10, 2018
Cost:
$105
Status:
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Class Description:
Congratulations on your new puppy. What an exciting time for you and your family! Our puppy class, for puppies 8-18 weeks of age, is planned to guide you through the critical stages of your puppy’s development with emphasis on socialization, prevention of problems and teaching basic manners and commands.
Prerequisites:
None
Notes:
No puppies the first night the class meets, please.
Beginner Level I Obedience    7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Thursday
Meeting Time:
7:15 PM- 8:15 PM
Instructor(s):
Connie Kniseley
Starts:
May 10, 2018
Cost:
$105
Status:
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Beginner Level I Obedience    7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Sunday
Meeting Time:
10:00 AM-
11:00 AM
Instructor(s):
LeeAnn Brownlee-Bowen
Starts:
May 20, 2018
Cost:
$105
Status:
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Class Description:
This class is designed for older puppies and dogs with no previous obedience training. You will learn how to teach your dog using scientifically proven reward based training techniques that will lay the foundation for effective communication, understanding, and form a strong relationship with your canine companion. Beginner I includes instruction for the following skills: attention, sit, down, wait, recall/come, stay, stand, leash walking, as well as good manners.
Prerequisites:
None.
Notes:
No puppies the first night the class meets, please.
Beginner Level II Obedience    7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Monday
Meeting Time:
6:45 PM -7:45 PM
Instructor(s):
Lesleigh Cook
Starts:
May 7, 2018
Cost:
$105.00
Status:
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Class Description:
In this more advanced beginner class, dog/handlerteams will cement the learning and extend the skills from Beginner Level I. Skills include: attention, sit/down stay, heel position, heeling/controlled walking, and preparation for Canine Good Citizen class. Beginner II is generally the prerequisite for CGC, Rally, and agility classes.
Prerequisites:
The prerequisite for Beginner Level II is Beginner Level I or another previous obedience class.
Notes:
None.
Intermediate Obedience/Introduction to Competition5 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Wednesday
Meeting Time:
7:00 PM -8:00 PM
Instructor(s):
Bill Watson
Starts:
May 16, 2018
Cost:
$105.00
Status:
FULL
Class Description:
This class is for the owner wanting to fine-tune skills learned in Beginner 1 and 2 to possibly compete in obedience trials. Heeling, sits, downs, stands, stays, recalls. Other skills may be introduced depending on the desires of the group.
Prerequisites:
Beginner 2 or previous Introduction to Competition class.
Notes:
Class size is limited to 8 dog handler teams.

Competition Obedience - Novice through Utility Run-Thru Classes
6 Weeks- extended class time equivalent of 7 weeks  
Meeting Day:
Tuesday
Meeting Time:
6:15 PM -7:30 PM
Instructor(s):
Mitzi Tinaglia
Starts:
May 8, 2018
Cost:
$105.00
Status:
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Class Description:
Run-Thrus can be trial picture or training-motivation picture. Will rotate participants every 5-10 min as needed.
Prerequisities:
Notes:
Competition AKC Rally - Novice 6 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Wednesday
Meeting Time:
4:00 PM-
5:00 PM
Instructor(s):
Mar-C Milona
Starts:
May 16, 2018
Cost:
$90.00
Status:
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Class Description:
Rally Obedience provides an excellent introduction into competition obedience as well as other dog sports as it encourages teamwork and affords an opportunity to strengthen both skills and a good working relationship. During this Rally Novice class, you will practice the rules, skills, and exercises necessary to be successful in Rally Novice competition.
Prerequisities:
Dog should have good attention to owner and basic obedience skills or permission of the instructor.
Notes:
Rally Novice Course Practice6 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Wednesday
Meeting Time:
5:30 PM-
6:30 PM
Instructor(s):
Mar-C Milona
Starts:
May 16, 2018
Cost:
$90.00
Status:
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Class Description:
Rally Obedience provides an excellent introduction into competition obedience as well as other dog sports as it encourages teamwork and affords an opportunity to strengthen both skills and a good working relationship. During this Rally Novice class, you will practice the rules, skills, and exercises necessary to be successful in Rally Novice competition.
Prerequisities:
Completion of Rally Novice class or Obedience Chair approval
Notes: None
Competition AKC Rally Intermediate/Advanced  7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Monday
Meeting Time:
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor(s):
Becky Beach
Starts:
May 7, 2018
Cost:
$105
Status:
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Class Description:
Rally Obedience provides an excellent introduction into competition obedience as well as other dog sports as it encourages teamwork and affords an opportunity to strengthen both skills and a good working relationship. During this Intermediate/Advanced Rally class, you will learn the rules, skills, and exercises necessary to be successful in Rally Intermediate/Advanced competition and begin to work with your dog off lead.
Prerequisities:
The prerequisites for this class are Knowledge of the Rally Novice signs.
Notes:
Competition AKC Rally Excellent 7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Tuesday
Meeting Time:
5:00 PM- 6:00 PM
Instructor(s):
Sally Craver
Starts:
May 8, 2018
Cost:
$105.00
Status:
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Class Description:
This class is designed for the team that has completed the Rally Advanced class. During this Excellent Rally class, you will use the skills previously learned to do pre set Rally Courses. You will practice the rules, skills, and exercises necessary to be successful in Rally Excellent .
Prerequisites:
You must have completed an Advanced Rally class previously.
Notes:
None
Competition AKC Rally Master4 Weeks: May 15, 22;
June 5, 12, 2018
 
Meeting Day:
Tuesday
Meeting Time:
12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Instructor(s):
Rosie Higdon
Starts:
May 15, 2018
Cost:
$60.00
Status:
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Class Description:
During this Rally Master class, you will use the skillslearned in Excellent and add the Master level exercises.
Prerequisites:
You must have completed a Rally Excellent class .
Notes: Class dates are as follows:
May 15, 22;
June 5, 12, 2018
Novice Trick Dog Class- 7 Weeks  
Meeting Day:
Sunday
Meeting Time:
11:15 AM-
12:15 PM
Instructor(s):
LeeAnn Brownlee-Bowen
Starts:
May 20, 2018
Cost:
$105
Status:
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Class Description:
Earn an AKC title while playing with your dog. our NOVICE TRICK DOG class is an hour of fun with your dog! During this class, we will help you teach your dog specific tricks- breaking them down into steps and then putting the steps together to perform the desired task. Some of the tricks we will introduce- shake, spin, push-ups, find it, back up, tunnel, high five. At the last session, you will have the opportunity to test for the official AKC Trick Dog title. The dog performs 10 skills from the Novice list- or if a dog has a Canine Good Citizen (CGC) certificate/title on record with AKC, it can do 5 Novice tricks (CGC+5) to earn the Novice title ( TKN).
Prerequisities:
CGC or permission from the Instructor or Obedience Chair
Notes:
None