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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, Obedience, Rally, Tailspins Flyball, Paws 2 Dance, and Trick Doggin' with Cari. 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. KCA is not here to take sides on any Political issues so please refrain from this type of posting. KCA RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY OFFENSIVE OR CONTROVERSIAL REMARKS AND/OR MEMBERS FROM THIS MEETUP.

Upcoming events (5+)

Advance Agility Class

East Field

$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 (

Intermediate Agility Class

East Field

$60.00

Details 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 shoes (https://www.meetup.com/KCA-Dog-Activities/events/244096730/#). Bring your dogs favorite treats ( soft is better) and favorite toy. Lotus Balls are excellent. A hungry dog is better. Dogs should not get on any equipment before class starts. We want everyone to have fun and learn with their dogs

Intro to Agility

East Field

$60.00

This is an intro class. Dogs will be introduced to all the agility equipment. Dogs should have a recall and will learn to work off lead . NO AGGRESSIVE DOGS/ Dogs should have had at least 1 basic obedience class or foundation class. Should walk on loose lead and have a good sit or down. WHAT TO BRING: (1) Your dog –one dog per handler (2) crate, x-pen (3) flat collar-buckle or snap-with no tags {no choke collars allowed} (4) 6-foot leather or nylon leash {no chains} (5) Small soft treats for rewards to dog (6) water for your dog and you (7) chair if you don't want to stand all the time As with all our classes you must be a paid-member of KCA to participate. The class fee for members is $60, and for non-members $80(this includes the $20 membership fee, good until July 1 of 2019). The course consists of 6 one hour lessons. A minimum of 5 dogs must sign up (https://www.meetup.com/KCA-Dog-Activities/events/244083692/#) to hold the class.

Intro II Agility Class

East Field

$60.00

This is the Intro II agility class open to dogs who have completed the intro level, but not quite ready for intermediate. If you have taken 1 or 2 intro classes then this is for you. The dog should have a good recall, sit stay, and down. 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 learning to let our dogs do things on there own. Send to table, send to tunnel send to jumps etc. Bring water for your dog and yourself, Dog Potty Bags & comfortable running shoes ( https://www.meetup.com/KCA-Dog-Activities/events/244096730/# ). Bring your dogs favorite treats ( soft is better) and favorite toy. Lotus Balls are excellent. A hungry dog is better. Dogs should not get on any equipment before class starts. We want everyone to have fun and learn with their dogs

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