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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 21st July is a Puppy Joiner (dogs under 6 months of age) for our Puppy Classes.

The next Adult Dog Joiner (dogs aged 6 months and older) for the Club's Responsible Dog Ownership (RDO) Course is Sunday 28th July.

Please check registration and class times and arrive at least 15 minutes early.