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Holidays and Dogs

Holidays are meant to be fun and relaxing, but often prove stressful, particularly for dogs. In our house, the first question when planning a holiday is, “Can Harry come with us?” If not, the next is, “Who will look after him?”

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More Reasons for Training

A question I often ask student handlers in the first week of Adult Beginners’ Class is, “Why are you training your dog?” Reasons given never include wanting to win a flag race.

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Your first time should be special

It was special alright; I was tired, nauseous and nervous.  It was the first trial for Kodiak and I – on Saturday 19th May 2007. Luckily it was our Club trial so at least we were familiar with the grounds and surrounded by positive and supportive club members.

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But he always comes home

We got there just after it happened – a small dog, a bus, a big stain on the road.  A park acquaintance was there in tears. The little dog had seen her and her dog and had run across the road.

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Next Training Date

Sunday, 22nd April, is a Puppy Class Joiner for dogs aged under 6 months. It is also a Promotion Testing morning for the advanced Classes 1 to 2, 2 to 3 and 3 to 4.

With the end of daylight saving on Easter Sunday, the Club's registration and training start times have reverted to our usual schedule. 

Please check the registration & class times AND arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start times.

NOTE: Due to a shortage of Instructors, Activity Class is cancelled for 22nd April and 6th May.