OBEDIENCE
    

WINTER OBEDIENCE UPDATES ... 8 Week Classes
   Next session starts January 10/11, 2022!   
  ** Obedience Registration Form **   ** Rally Registration Form **

New Class Prices - 8 Week Obedience/Rally Classes ... $130 per dog.
6 Week Obedience/Rally Classes ... $100 per dog.

PREREGISTRATION IS A MUST
Deadline January 3/4, 2022. or until classes fill.

Mail registrations to
...
Dawn Buttion, 17301 White Plains Court, Mt. Airy, Md. 21771

EMAIL NOTICE WILL BE SENT TO CONFIRM CLASS REGISTRATION
$10 Late Fee for registrations received after the deadline.
Check must accompany registration. All human students must be at least 14 years old.

For more information about Catoctin Kennel Club's Obedience Program, email:
Dawn Buttion - Director

Winter Schedule
Class Level Day Offered Time Offered Instructor
Rally Monday
6:15pm to 7:15pm Linda Harrison
Caren Brouse
S.T.A.R. Puppy
(Over 4 & Under 9 months)
First Class NO DOGS
Tuesday
6:45pm to 7:30pm Pam Ambrose
Basic
First Class NO DOGS
Tuesday
6:45pm to 7:30pm Dottie Bumb
Advanced Basic Tuesday
6:45pm to 7:30pm Denise Visco
Novice Tuesday
7:45pm to 8:30pm Dawn Buttion
Open w/ Beginning Utility
(By Permission Only)
Monday (Limited)
7:15pm to 8:15pm Sue Fager

Webmaster
E-mail Address:
webmaster@catoctinkennelclub.org

President: Lamar Solomon
301-695-6613
president@catoctinkennelclub.org

Class Descriptions

   Puppy (Under 4 months)

This class is designed to introduce puppies to new surroundings, new people and other animals. Behavioral characteristics of young puppies will be discussed. Puppies will start to learn to sit, down and come in a fun environment.
  S.T.A.R. Puppy (Over 4 to 9 months)
This class continues the skills learned in the Puppy. Beginning obedience activities will be introduced.
  Tricks (1 Year & Older)
This class focuses on the AKC Tricks title program teaching the dog tricks.
  Basic Fundamentals & CGC
  (Over 9 months)
This class works on developing a trust between you and your dog so that you can work as a team. Concepts taught include loose leash walking, sit, down, wait, stay and come. Students will also prepare for the Canine Good Citizens Test. This class may be repeated several times until the desired level of control is achieved.
  Advanced Basic
This class continues working and building skills taught in Basic and starts teaching formal training preparing for the obedience ring. It provides the foundation for the Novice level. This class may be repeated several times.
  Novice
This class is for students attempting to earn a CD title. Exercises appropriate for the degree are taught. Healing, stand for examination, recalls, stays and rule book interpretation is part of this class. Students may remain in the Novice class until they have earned their CD.
  Open
This class is for students attempting to earn a CDX title. Exercises appropriate for the degree are taught. Retrieving, drop on recall and rule book interpretation is part of this class. Students may remain in the Open class until they have earned their CDX.
  Beginning Utility
This class is open to students (with permission from Lamar) who are just starting the utility exercises and not trialing in any venue.
  Utility
This class is open to students who are working on their Utility title or those who are already trialing in Utility.