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Sobering thoughts from a Vet

Recently a vet visited the club and gave a talk after training. It was sobering to learn that all the dogs that were taken to him after being hit by a car were not on lead when the accident occurred.

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Instructor's Tip on Sitting Straight

Often dogs will swing out their bottoms as they go into a sit (or stand or down), moving away from our left leg and ending up at a 30-45 degree angle to us. Instructors refer to this as a “sloppy sit” and it can be frustrating to fix!

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Next Training Date

Sunday 4th February 2018

Following the Club's season-ending Fun Day on 3rd December, our Helpers and Instructors are now having a well-earned break for the break festive season and summer holidays.

Training resumes at the Club on Sunday, 4th February 2018, which will be a Puppy Joiner our 6-week Puppy Classes (for dogs aged under 6 months). Our first Adult Dog Joiner for 2018 for the Club's Responsible Dog Ownership Course (for dogs 6 months and older) will be on Sunday, 11th February.

Note: Due to the summer heat and humidity, Training and Registration start times are scheduled earlier from the 4th February until the end of Daylight Saving - please see the Training Times page on the Club website for details.

Other Training Dates and details of the Registration/Joining Process are also available from the website.

We wish all our Members, their families and friends, and of course, their dogs, a safe and happy holiday. We look forward to seeing you again in the new year!