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2018 Session dates

By on Apr 4, 2018 in Club News, Uncategorized |

2018 Session Dates Winter session: orientation January 11, classes January 14-March 10, CGC test March 15 Spring session: orientation March 29, classes April 1-May 26, CGC test May 31 Summer session: orientation June 14, classes June 17-August 11, CGC test August 16 Fall session: orientation September 6, classes Sept. 9-November 3, CGC test November...

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Protected: New Member Nomination

By on Nov 2, 2015 in Uncategorized |

The nominee for membership for the general meeting this month is Anne DeMarinis she has been a member of the Albany Obedience Club and has moved to our area. Her interests are Agility, Tracking, and Free style nose work. She currently has 2 border terriers Ruby and Benny. They have both earned advanced tittles.I am sure Anne will be a great addition to our...

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CGC Review Class on November 2, 2015

By on Oct 15, 2015 in Uncategorized |

A Review for the Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Test will be offered on November 2 from 5-9pm.  This review is open to all current and past Home Companion students and to all club members.   Jim Kuehl, one of our experienced Home Companion instructors, will assist dog and handler teams as they prepare for the CGC Test, which will take place on the evening of November...

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New Prospective Members

By on Jun 19, 2015 in Uncategorized |

We have three prospective members up for vote at tomorrow’s meeting. Josette Collins has extensive dog training experience and has a multitude of different dogs she is training and owns. She has helped with obedience and agility events. Alicia Curtin has a Labrador Retriever named Haley and she has helped with obedience trial and CGC events. And Carolyn Brown (who I am very sorry but I have limited information on). All three applicants have met all their requirements for membership in DTCCU....

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Rally Happenings-July 2015 AKC Rally Trial and Match

By on Jun 10, 2015 in Club News, Uncategorized |

Rally Match Friday July 10, Come run through Rally courses in prep for the July trials or just for fun! All levels of AKC Rally will be offered, Registration begins at 5:30 PM, “Judging” begins at 6:00 PM AKC Rally Trial – July 25 & 26 – 2 Trials each day! Title in a weekend in air-conditioned comfort for you and your dog! Entries close July 8, 2015. Information about both of these events, including the official trial premium, is available in the Upcoming Events section. In other summer rally news, we are offering two rally short courses this session. Registration ends June 16: Intro to Competition Rally will introduce all AKC and World Cynosport Rally signs to prepare you for the first level of competition. Sundays at 8pm June 21 through July 12 Advanced Competition Rally is for those ready to run complete courses in AKC Advanced/Excellent and WCRL Rally Level 2 & 3. Two full courses will be set up each week for you to run through. Sundays at 8pm July 19 through August...

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June/July Member Meeting and Potluck

By on May 20, 2015 in Club News, Uncategorized |

The June/July General Membership meeting will be Saturday, June 20, from 1-4 PM. This will be a follow-up goal-setting meeting where we will more clearly articulate specific action the club might take in order to address some of the concerns which were discussed at the last goal-setting meeting.  More information will be distributed as that time approaches, but please mark the date on your calendar.  Following the meeting, we will enjoy a potluck club dinner.  It will be a great opportunity to “come together” and enjoy each other’s company....

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June 6&7 AKC Obedience Trial premium posted

By on Apr 16, 2015 in Club News, Uncategorized |

The premium for our June 6&7 AKC Obedience trials has now been posted: Join us for 2 trials on Saturday, 1 on Sunday!  All three trials will include: Beginning Novice A & B, Novice A & B, Graduate Novice, Open A & B, Graduate Open, Utility A & B, and Versatility. Discounted fees for Junior Handlers with AKC Junior Handler...

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Wednesday night class cancellations

By on Feb 4, 2015 in Club News, Uncategorized |

Tonight’s Sub-Novice and Competition Rally classes have been canceled due to weather and expected poor road conditions.  This decision was made late in the day so Conformation class students should check with CIKC to see if they will classes as schedule.  Please stay safe!

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