Dedication

He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog.
You are his life, his love, his leader.
He will be yours, faithful and true,
to the last beat of his heart.
You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion."
-- Unknown

 BASIC OBEDIENCE CLASS

Prerequisite:  None
This is an eight-week course for older puppies (12 weeks and older) and dogs (adult) without previous training or with less than eight weeks of previous training.  The KCKC Basic class teaches you the principles of positive reinforcement training.  You apply these principles while teaching your dog controlled walking, sit, down, stand, come, and stay.  You and your dog will learn how to integrate these new skills into your day-to-day living.  Problem behaviors will be addressed as needed.   A certificate of completion (and a treat for your dog) will be earned at the end of this class.  This class also teaches the skills needed for dogs less than one year of age to meet the requirements for AKC's S.T.A.R. Puppy program.


Fee $95.00

Starting Date
January 6, 2016
January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016
January 7, 2016
 
 
 Next classes begin week of March 14 same times/days
Day
Wednesdays
Wednesdays
Thursdays
Thursdays
 
 
 
Time
9:30 AM
6:30 PM
6:30 PM
7:30 PM
 
 
 
Notes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 INTERMEDIATE OBEDIENCE CLASS

Prerequisite:  Basic Obedience Class or equivalent
This is an eight-week course that will strengthen and expand the behaviors learned in the Basic Training class. Teamwork between you and your dog will be emphasized as well as learning to deal with distractions on or off-leash.  Many dog handler teams stay in this class for more than one eight week session.  Upon successful completion of this class, your dog should be able to earn AKC's Canine Good Citizen title.

Fee:  $85.00

Starting Date
January 6, 2016
January 7, 2016
Next classes begin March 16/17
same times/days
Day
Wednesdays
Thursdays
 
Time
9:30 AM
6:30 PM
 
Notes
 
 
 

ADVANCED OBEDIENCE CLASS

Prerequisite:  Intermediate Obedience Class or equivalent
The KCKC Advanced class will hone you and your dog into cohesive team ready for whatever you decide will be next for you and your dog.  This class is appropriate for those wanting to continue taking classes with their dog beyond the Intermediate level.  It is also a class where you can learn about earning titles with your dog such as: Beginner Novice (BN), Companion Dog (CD) title and/or Rally Novice (RN).

Fee:  $80.00

 

Starting Date
January 6, 2016
 
Next classes begin March 16, 2016 same time/day
 
Day
Wednesdays
 
 
 
Time
10:45 AM
 
 
 
Notes
 
 
 
 

OPEN OBEDIENCE CLASS

Prerequisite: Advanced Obedience or CD title

This class preps you and your dog for entering AKC Open competition.  Beginning Utility exercises will be introduced during this class, also.  Class is offered when needed.

Starting Date
Call to Arrange
Call to Arrange
 
Day
Wednesdays
Thursdays
 
Time
 
 
 
Notes
 
 
 

Training Class Forms and Information

Information and applications for our training classes can be downloaded for your convenience.  The following PDF files can be viewed with Acrobat Reader:

Training Application
Class Rules
Training Collars

KCKC General Information


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KCKC Training Staff
*Certified by the National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors

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