puppy and adult dog classes
Puppy Kindergarten-Thursday, 6:30PM-7:30PM.
Puppies from 7 weeks to 7 months, sometines small adult dogs will benefit more from puppy class as well. If you're not sure, ask.
Adult Obedience-Thursday, 7:30PM-8:30PM.
Adult dogs and older, larger and/or rambunctious pups, from 7 months on up.
Canine Good Citizen-Monday, 6:30PM-7:30PM
This calss will teach the exercises necessary to take and pass the American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizen test. Successful completion of the test will make your dog eligible to become a certified Therapy Dog, so he can visit nursing homes, hospitals and other facilities.
Rally is an AKC dog sport in which dog and handler negotiate a course made up of 10 to 20 numbered stations, marked by small traffic cones. You will learn the Novice rally signs and how to negotiate them.
FEES: All classes are $40 for the entire 8 weeks.
Returning students receive a discount of $5 on all classes.
A second dog in the same family in the same session, or a second class in the same
session, is half-price ($20) for all classes.
Senior citizens and all dogs adopted from an animal shelter or Humane Society
receive $5 off all classes. Please mention this when you come to signup table, or
note it on your application.
Please DO NOT bring your dog or puppy to the Orientation session. We will be taking applications, handing out instructional materials, checking shot records and demonstrating the equipment you should bring and giving you further information.
ALL classes, Puppy, Adult, CGC and Rally will share the Orentation session, which will be Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 6:30PM at the Shelby City Park Pee Wee ball field, across from the Girl Scout Hut.
IF IT RAINS ON SEPTEMBER 10TH, ORIENTATION WILL BE HELD ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17TH AT 6:30pm.
Each week thereafter, the Puppy class will meet on Thursday evenings from 6:30-7:30PM and the Adult Class on Thursdays from 7:30-8:30PM.
The CGC and Rally classes will begin on Monday September 21st with the CGC from 6:30PM-7:30PM and the Rally Class from 7:30PM til 8:30PM.
CONTACT: TINA WHISNANT AT 704 481-9950(W) - 704 538-1397(H) OR E-MAIL AT
Shelby City Park at 704 484-6811