Game night!

Loads of fun playing games with your dog!

How many balls can they retrieve in 30 seconds?  Can they find the cookie in the box?  How about politely walking past very interesting distractions?  Others games as well!  

 

Monday, September 29th

7 - 8:30 pm

$5 for Members

A part-time job to bark about!

The position of TCOTC Building Manager/Custodian is now open and we are accepting applications. This is a job share position and custodial duties are shared with another employee.  If you or someone you know is interested in this position, please submit a letter of interest/resume to the TCOTC Office or in person. We will be accepting applications through September 15, 2014.

 

Reliable Recall - New Classes Starting Monday, October 6th, Thursday, October 16 and also Wenesday, October 29

Teach your dog to come away from and run by major distractions like hot dogs!  And do it joyfully!  Each class has you practicing many recalls and playing games with your dog to build a reliable behavior.

Prerequisite: Basic Training or permission of the department head

Schedule, Fee and Registration Process

Changing Attitudes

Next class starts  October 9, 2014

Class Description: Is your dog easily distracted, unable to work off lead around other dogs, have difficulty concentrating, unable to control their impulses when excited?

AKC Obedience Trial, October 18-19, 2014

Download the entry form.

 

Volunteers needed!

 

Date: Friday, October 17th

Times: 2pm to 5pm &/or 5pm - 8pm

Tasks: Moving equipment and setting up and/or ring monitor for Fun Runs  (no experience is needed!)

 

Date: Saturday, October 18th

Times: 7:30am to Noon  &/or  10am to 3pm

Tasks: Stewarding (no experience is needed!) or serving food

 

Date: Sunday, October 19th

AKC Agility Trial November 21-23, 2014

TCOTC is hosting an AKC Agility Trial November 21, 2014-November 23, 2014.

Judge: Karl O. Johnson 

Obedience Skillwork

Build on the foundation of Level 1 or Basic Training to develop attention walking, pivoting on a perch and backing up for rear end awareness, expanded sit and down behaviors, improving stays and recalls, introducing retrieve, and using hand touch.  

Class limit:  12 students.  

Prerequisite: Basic Training or Level 1

 

**This class is required if you are looking to enter any Agility or Rally classes at our school***

 

See schedule and registration process

Household Manners - New class starting Monday - October 6th - 7pm

This class is for those that want great manners in their home.  Building off of the behaviors learned in Basic Training, we continue working on impulse control, going to a mat or place, and body handling.  New skills trained are sit for petting, hand touch to move the dog, greeting at the door, games, and exiting the house.  This class can be repeated to build the dog’s skills.

Prerequisite: Basic Training or permission of the department head