Limited spots available for Intro to Gun Dog workshop starting September 23. Learn more here.
Train your dog,
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.
Great teachers, and devoted assistants and volunteers.
- MN State Fair Dog Demos on August 27, 2019 9:00 am
- Dogs & Storks on August 27, 2019 7:00 pm
- TCOTC Closed! on September 2, 2019
- AKC Trick Dog Test on September 9, 2019 6:30 pm
- Canine Good Citizen test (CGC) on September 9, 2019 6:30 pm
- Workshop: Intro to Gun Dog Training on September 23, 2019 8:15 pm
News & Tips
Let's face it: Very few of us look a new puppy in the eye and think, "You and I are going to make a difference in the world." But that was Chad Burgess' vision when he and his wife Carla were picking out their first dog from a litter of Golden Retriever puppies. One...
At TCOTC, our training is often fun and games. You and your dog having fun together helps to build a great relationship. Even better, our games are designed to teach your dog important behaviors that can help them successfully navigate common situations at home and in...
TCOTC Diversity: We respect and support diversity in people, dogs, ideas and activities. At TCOTC, diversity is one of our core values and is reflected in many aspects of our club. It is beautifully represented in the variety of our canine members. The TCOTC Diversity...