Class Schedule

Schedule for July/August 2020

Conformation Class Schedule: Will return soon
This is a drop in class.   Instructors Jim and Brenda Life have shown in conformation for several years.

PET CLASSES

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S.T.A.R.  PUPPY CLASS

Due to high demand, please call 440-967-3644 and leave a message. You will receive a call back with information on the class availability for the current session.  Please note: All S.T.A.R puppy classes must be paid for in advance to hold a spot. There is a limit of 6 dogs in the class.  We will keep a waiting list.

Instructor: Karen Phillips

Wednesday, 6:45 – 7:45 pm
July 22- Aug 26
6 weeks $95

An AKC S.T.A.R. puppy assessment will be given at the end each 6 week session to those who meet the requirements from the AKC.
Fun on the lowered and mini-agility equipment is included along with basic manners and socialization
* Socialization
Training
* Activity
* Responsibility

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Basic Obedience

Due to high demand, please call 440-967-3644 and leave a message. You will receive a call back with information on the class availability for the current session.

Please note: All Basic Obedience classes must be paid for in advance to hold a spot. There is a limit of 6 dogs in a class.  We will keep a waiting list.

Instructor: Karen Phillips
Wednesday: 8:00 – 9:00 pm

July 22- Aug 26

6 weeks $95

Basic obedience skills are taught to help your dog be a valued member of the family
AKC Canine Good Citizen evaluation skills are introduced.
Skills include: leash respect, sit, down, come, leave it and much more
AKC Canine Good Citizen Testing will be offered periodically

RALLY Obedience 

Beginning Rally 1

Class Wednesday night 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

July 29- Sept 2 Following session will be 6 weeks beginning on September 23

Beginning Rally 2

Class Thursday 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
June 25 – July 30   6 weeks $75

Next session August 6 – Sept 3.  This is a short 5 week session $62..  Following session will be 6 weeks beginning on September 24

Intermediate/Advanced Level 

Class Wednesday night 7:15 p.m. – 8:15 p.m. 6 weeks $95

July 29- Sept 2  Following session will be 6 weeks beginning on September 23

Advanced/Excellent Rally (off leash if desired)

Class Thursday 11:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m. or finish
June 11 – July 23 (extra week due to missed class 6/18)

Next session July 30 – Sept 3.  Following session will be 6 weeks beginning on September 24

6 weeks $95

AGILITY CLASSES:

Beginner Agility
Instructor: Jan Niblock
Monday 9:00-10:00 AM
June 29 –
6 weeks $95

Agility classes for the beginner to those dogs who are just starting out in agility to those who are just starting to show. This class is tailored to the dogs in the class. We work on what they need and have not been successful at and new skills to use in trials. Dogs must have a good recall and be able to sit and down. Also, they good around other dogs.

Intermediate/Advanced Agility
Instructor: Jan Niblock
Monday 10:30-11:30 AM
June 29 –
6 weeks $95

Agility classes for those dogs who are currently showing. This class is tailored to the dogs in the class. We work on what they need and have not been successful at and new skills to use in trials. Dogs must be familiar with the obstacles (not doing weaves is okay) and good around other dogs.

Advanced Beginner -Tuesday (no spots available)

Introduction to equipment
Instructor: Karen Phillips
Tues. 5pm – 6pm
June 16 – July 14
6 weeks $95

Class IS FULL, WAITING LIST AVAILABLE

Next session July 21- Aug 24
6 weeks $95

Focus of this class will be running sequences and courses in preparation of running trials.

Beginner Agility (no spots available)
Instructor:  Karen Phillips

June 16 – July 14
6 weeks $95

Class IS FULL, WAITING LIST AVAILABLE

Next session July 21- Aug 24

Beginning foundation skills will be the focus of this class. Dogs will be introduced to the agility equipment and handlers will learn basic maneuvering skills.

Advanced (2 spots available)
Instructor: Karen Phillips
Tuesdays, 6:15 – 7:15 pm
June 16 – July 14
6 weeks $95
Class IS FULL, WAITING LIST AVAILABLE

Next session July 21- Aug 24

The focus of this class is running sequences and courses in preparation of running trials. Also  refining skills if a student is already running agility.

Advanced Beginner Agility

Instructor: Laurie Loeffler
Sunday 8:30-9:30 am
to be determined….

Echo running agility

Echo running agility

6 weeks $95
Dogs must be familiar with equipment

Intermediate/Advanced Level

Instructor: Laurie Loeffler
Sunday 10:00 – 11:00 am
to be determined….

6 weeks $95
The dog and handler must be able to run sequences and courses in preparation for competing in agility trials.


COMPETITION OBEDIENCE CLASSES

Puppy/Introduction to Competition Class
Instructor: Christy Thomas
Wed. 4:45-5:30

July 1 – Aug. 5, 2020

6 weeks $75 (45 min. class)
On going class will be for those owners interested in doing competitive obedience or Rally. Body awareness, attention, beginning heeling, turns, stays and other basic obedience skills will be taught. Participants must be approved by the instructor.

Beginner Competition Obedience Class
Instructor: Christy Thomas
Wed. 5:45-6:30
July 1 – Aug. 5, 2020
6 weeks $75  45 min. class

On-Going class for Competitive Obedience skills:  body awareness, attention, heeling, sits, down, turns, foot work, recalls, stays and introduction to various other skills needed to build the foundation for competing in Obedience at the Beginner Novice or Novice level.

Build on Novice, Grad Novice and Open Skills
Instructor: Christy Thomas 
Thurs. 4:30 – 5:30
May 14 – June 18 (No class June 25)
July 2 – Aug. 6, 2020

6 week session $95
On going class working on competition obedience skills preparation for competition in Novice, Grad Novice and Open. Confidence building, attention work, stays, basic jumping skills, heeling, recalls, retrieves as well as all other skills needed to compete in Grad Novice and Open

Skill Building, Ring Ready, Proofing Open and Utility
By permission only-students already competing at these levels
Instructor: Christy Thomas
Thurs. 5:45-when finished
May 14 – June 18 (No class June 25)
July 2 – Aug. 6, 2020
6 week session $95 

Students will work on Open and Utility as well as adding proofing in preparation to competing in these class level at Obedience Trials.

PRIVATE Lessons Available:

COMPETITION OBEDIENCE LESSONS: 

Novice, Open or Utility lessons available with problem solving, Polishing Skills, and Ring Preparation
Instructor: Christy Thomas
$45 an hour
E-mail: goldens4u@me.com
Christy and her current competitive dog, Beau-D, have consistently been in the top obedience rankings, competing in the 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 AKC National Obedience Championships. Christy placed 10th at the AKC National Obedience Championship (March 2015) and 11th at the 2016 NOC. She has three OTCH/UDX dogs and multiple High In Trial/High Combined and currently has earned 4 perfect 200 scores. She can help you through training issues and help polish you and your dog for the obedience ring.

 HOUSEHOLD/PUPPY OBEDIENCE LESSONS AVAILABLE

If you want more individualized instruction with your new puppy or household training, private lessons may be the answer.

Karen Phillips $45 an hour
No aggressive dog issues please-these will be referred.
Karen has extensive experience in assisting pet puppy issues.
Karen is also available for private Agility, Rally and Tracking lessons.s

Leave a message for Karen at 440-967-3644 or e-mail goldens4u@me.com

Canine Sports Prices and Discounts: 
Classes: Cost for 1 hour class is $95  for the
6 week session (one dog); cost for a 45 minute class is $75
$80 for the second dog or class in the same session**
(**only applies when both classes are the full price and 6 weeks in length)

Drop in fees are $20 per class and at the discretion of the instructor

Please note : there are no adjustments for classes missed.

Please make checks payable to:
Canine Sports LLC
For more information call: 440-967-DOGG (3644)