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Kern Canine Activities (KCA) is open to purebreds and mixed breeds. We have monthly meetings, member barbecues and get-togethers, and fundraising demos, all to have fun with our dogs and get to know one another. Our events are posted weekly on the calendar. We have experienced trainers who are all dedicated to providing excellent instructions from beginner to expert levels. We offer classes and practice in Agility, Dash & Splash, Obedience, Rally, Tailspins Flyball, Trick Doggin'. We have classes going on right now. Come out and join us. We are waiting to hear about your dog's activities and fun adventures.
The intent of this Meetup is to provide information about classes and activities as well as create an enjoyable and open environment where members feel free to share their personal thoughts and experiences about their canine family. Please be respectful of other member's opinions.

Upcoming events (4+)

NO DOCK JUMPING TODAY - ONLY VIT'S TRAINING CLASSES

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NO DOCK JUMPING TODAY - ONLY VIT'S TRAINING CLASSES STARTING AT 12:30 PM

Advanced Agility Class #4

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$60.00

This is the Advanced Agility Class. All dogs must be current on their shots. All dogs will be on Leash or in a crate at all time until their time to run the course. Please do not tie your dog to chairs or post. This class is for dogs that are ready to compete in competition or are competing. Should be able to weave, jump, do all contacts including teeter.

We will go over how to get your dog to be more motivated, tighter turns, better stops on the contacts. Front Crosses, rear crosses, Blind crosses and lead out pivots plus much more. Learn what crosses are best for you and your dog. Learn to work with your dog ( This is 60./00 for a 6 week class.

to RSVP go to :

https://tockify.com/kca.classes/detail/16/1655560800000

Intermediate agility class #4

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This is the intermediate agility class open to dogs who have completed the intro level. The dog should have a GOOD RECALL< SIT< DOWN AND STAY. All dogs must be on lead or in a crate until their turn to run. All dogs need to be current on their shots. Bring water for yourself and your dogs. A hungry dog and lots of treats ( soft is better)

NO AGGRESIVE DOGS OR DOGS IN SEASON

Dogs should have the basic knowledge and be comfortable on all of the equipment but still learning the weave poles and targeting the contacts. We will Start working on front and rear crosses.

We will be learning how to do sequences with our dogs. WE will be learning how to put sequences together to further the training of our dogs. Learning to make tight turns, post turns and wraps.

Bring water for your dog and yourself, Dog Potty Bags & comfortable running
RSVP TO : https://tockify.com/kca.classes/detail/17/1655565300000

Basic Obedience (week3)

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This is a series of 6 (1hr) classes...No new dogs after week 2!
Basic Obedience class is open to all dogs 4 months of age (with parvo shots completed) and OLDER! If your dog is under 1 year of age when you start this class you have the possibility of earning their STAR puppy certificate. In this class you will learn the basic commands....Sit, Down, Stay, Come, Walking on a loose leash, Leave it, Handling problem behaviors, basic care and responsible ownership. You will learn new and fun ways to connect with your dog and how to get them to obey you in a way that is positive and reinforcing. This class is ACTIVE and this class is FUN!
IMPORTANT: All dogs must have all their vaccinations current including Parvo, Rabies & DHLPP. Bordatella is also recommended. Everyone must bring a copy of your dog's records to the first class. This copy will be filed with your registration form and kept for our insurance requirements. Please make a copy a head of time as I have no way of making copies on the training field....And I must have a copy!
This is a positive reinforcement class....NO slip/choke or prong collars. Martingales are fine but a flat collar or front clip harness is preferred. No chain leashes. One handler/one dog teams, please. NO baby/toddler/young children please.
A $80 fee is required to take the session of 6 classes. If you are a new member or haven't updated your membership, a once yearly fee of $10 will secure your membership through January 2023. Classes can be paid for with cash or Check payable to Kern Canine Activities. You will need to bring the following... Flat collar or front clip harness 6 ft. leash Lots of small SMELLY soft treats (Best treats for the 1st time are cheese, hotdogs or real cooked meat...something smelly and cut in small pieces.) Water for your dog
Total for class is $90 for new members and $80 for current members

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NO weave class this eve

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