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!
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 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 $60 donation 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 June 2019. Classes an 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
A copy (for KCA to keep) of your dog's up-to-date shot record