This class is for experienced dogs and handlers. Current students are trialing in beginner and advanced competitions.
Continue your pups education and socialization. Obedience includes go to your mat/place, sit, lie down, introductory heeling, wait at the door, coming when called, and impulse control. Pups are turned loose to play. Distractions are added systematically so that your pup can succeed. Note: This class is open to puppies 18 weeks to 8 months.
A plethora of fun awaits you as you participate in 2 weeks of agility, 1 week of flyball, 1 week of freestyle, 1 week of rally obedience and 1 week of disc.
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This class is for the dog with some agility and foundation training. Weave poles may be closed or open and dog should be comfortable with a least half height A-Frame and Dog Walk.
Focus on obedience including wait at doors/gates, sit to greet a human, heel, loose leash walking, lie down, off, drop-it, coming when called from distractions, and leave-it. Behavior problems addressed and written homework provided. Note: This class is open for dogs over 5 months.
This class will focus on socialization, preventing aggression, and preventing behavior problems. Pups are turned loose to play in a safe, structured environment. Behaviors taught include crate training, sit, lie down, loose leash walking, wait, coming when called, and drop what's in your mouth. Note: This class is open to puppies 8 to 18 w...
This class will prepare you for fun competitions where you and your dog can earn an obedience title. Follow the signs as they direct you from start to finish. Learn some challenging obedience moves along the way. Note: This class is open to dogs that are proficient in Basic 1 obedience.
This class is for the dog with no formal obedience training that would like to get started in the sport of agility. Students will learn to teach their dogs to sit, stay, come when called, and "focus". This class will also introduce agility obstacles in a safe manner.
Saturday Aug 19th, 9am
Focus on coming when called away from distractions. We will begin on leash and finish with off leash recalls. Weather permitting, classes will be taught outdoors.
Tuesday Sep 5th, 8pm
This class will teach your dog to safely move through the agility obstacles in a manner in which they can succeed. Introduce your dog to this exciting sport. You will begin learning the foundation for training an agility dog. Prerequisite: Dog should have completed at least 6 weeks of group obedience training prior to enrollment or Obedience/Agility....
Saturday Oct 21st, 9am
This class will introduce your dog to the flyball box, passing, retrieving, and recalls. This is a great class for dogs that need to burn off some extra energy. Watch your dog as it learns to run down a lane of 4 jumps, retrieve a tennis ball, and return back to you.
Sunday Nov 19th, 3pm
Wing Foundation Lecture Series on the History of the Book The year 2017 marks the centenary of the death of John M. Wing, the remarkable and eccentric collector whose bequest founded the Newberry’s John M. Wing Collection on the History of Printing. Over the last one hundred years the collection’s curators have amassed an extraordinary group...
Thursday Oct 12th, 6pm
Peter Stallybrass begins with a very simple proposition, although he hopes that it will have some surprising implications. The proposition is that the vast majority of letters written between the 1530s and the 1920s consist mainly of blank paper—and that they are designed to do so. This will seem particularly surprising to those of us, including...
Thursday Oct 12th, 6pm
Dogs that have had previous training. Focus on heeling, adding distractions, finish and stays with distance. AKC Canine Good Citizen components are introduced and practiced.
Agility training is a blast! If your dog likes to run, jump and climb, then agility training is right up your alley. Agility training is an “obstacle course” for your dog. Learning how to complete the courses in the fastest time is a workout for your dog’s mind and body. You and your dog will learn how to work together as a team and have fun...