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Intermediate Obedience Classes

October 17th, 2015

We offer intermediate obedience training with a focus on AKC’s ™ Canine Good Citizen Program. This class will expand and refine your basic training techniques and you can test for the CGC at the end of the six week session.

Class is $125

Your training will focus on the 10 test sections of the CGC:

  • Accepting a friendly stranger
  • Sitting politely for petting
  • Appearance and grooming
  • Out for a walk (walking on loose leash)
  • Walking through a crowd
  • Sit and down on command / staying in place
  • Coming when called
  • Reaction to another dog
  • Reaction to distractions
  • Supervised separation (from owner)

Please see the AKC CGC http://www.akc.org/events/cgc/ for more information.

Space is limited, so sign up early! Full payment required upon sign-up. Proof of current vaccines from a Veterinarian are required.

Additional Start Dates:   Oct. 17th 2016

Basic Obedience Classes

October 2nd, 2015

We offer basic obedience training for dogs & owners of all ages. We will teach you the techniques you need to help your dog learn the basics!

$125 for a seven week course.
Owners Orientation (no dogs) on the first night. Everyone comes 7p.m. to 8p.m.
Remaining six training sessions with your dog, you will come at the allotted 6p.m. to 7p.m. or 7p.m. to 8p.m. time slot
Techniques you will learn:
* Sits & sit-stays
* Down & down-stays
* Heeling with turns
* Recalls (including on a 6′ and 30′ line)
* And many other fun training games & techniques for you and your dog
Space is limited, so sign up early! Full payment required upon sign-up. Proof of current vaccines from a Veterinarian are required.
Additional Start Dates:  Oct. 10th, 2016

Great Dane Club of Northern California, Inc.

May 6th, 2015

Saturday, April 30, 2016 – – 127th Specialty Show and Sweepstakes & All-Breed* Obedience & Rally Trials

Sunday, May 1, 2016 – – 128th Specialty Show, Sweepstakes and Junior Showmanship

Sponsored by  Great Dane Club of Northern California, Inc.

For more information, please visit their website: The Great Dane Club of Northern California, Inc.

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Agility – Beginner Level 1

February 20th, 2014

$125.00 for a 6 week course.
Open to dogs 6mths and older. Limited to 8 dogs per class.

Requirements:

  • Deposit.
  • Must have completed the Intro to Agility class.
  • Current Bordatella, DHLP, & Rabies vaccinations.

Dogs will continue to learn and perfect all of the obstacles on an agility course, including sequencing two or more obstacles together.

additional start date: 10/13/16 7:15pm

 

Introduction to Agility

February 20th, 2014

$125.00 for a 6 week course.
Open to dogs 6mths and older. Limited to 8 dogs per class.

Requirements:

  • Deposit
  • Current Bordatella, DHLP, & Rabies vaccinations.

No prior training needed. Dogs will remain on leash for most of the class.

additional start date: 10/13/16 6:00pm