SCHEDULING ANNOUNCEMENT: TCOTC will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.

Train your dog,
absolutely positively.

Puppy Classes

Socialization to basic training…

Obedience Classes

Basic training through competition obedience…

Agility Classes

Beginner to champion…

Other classes

Flyball, Therapy Dog, Behavior and more…

Canine Good Citizen Badge

Canine Good Citizen Test is Monday, June 5 at 7:00 p.m. Register today!

The Canine Good Citizen title was designed by the AKC to reward dogs who have good manners at home and in the community. Dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club. The skills tested include loose leash walking, stay, polite greeting, walking through a crowd, grooming, a three minute supervised separation, recall, and working through distractions. $5 for TCOTC members/$10 for non-members.  Learn more and register here.

Join our Spring Clean-Up Event!

We’re calling on volunteers to help us wash away the winter blues. Do you have a couple of hours and some elbow grease? Let us know!

Sign up here!

Positive Training Techniques

We use positive-reinforcement clicker training to help you build a positive relationship with your dog.

Sports Training and Competition

Classes and trial opportunities in all major dog sports!

A Nonprofit Club

We’re run by volunteer power, and we work for the love of dogs.

Experienced Staff

Great teachers, and devoted assistants and volunteers.

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This Week at TCOTC

A detailed, downloadable calendar of classes and other events for the current week.

Upcoming Events

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News & Tips

Volunteer Spotlight: Vicki Willett

Volunteer Spotlight: Vicki Willett

Visitors to Thursday’s agility classes or open-ring time are likely to be greeted by Vicki Willett, a 5+ year member who recently began volunteering at the front desk. Vicki has worked with animals for many years, from rehabilitating squirrels to caring for birds. She...
It’s spring training season!

It’s spring training season!

Get your dog ready for walks along the river, backyard barbecues and visits to the lake with these upcoming Tier 2 Obedience classes: Public Manners builds on skills learned in Basic Obedience to help your dog behave politely in public, from walking on a loose leash...
Instructor Spotlight: Julia Torgersen

Instructor Spotlight: Julia Torgersen

Julia and her Border Collies, Duff and Kat, are well known faces at TCOTC. Julia teaches six agility classes a week, from Foundation to Competition, and has been a part of the TCOTC staff for 10 years.  Duff and Kat are truly lucky dogs in that they train and compete...