Dog training can be fun! Once you have a good obedience foundation it is time to start learning some tricks, playing flyball, dancing with your dog or teaching them to use their noses to track These five week classes improve your partnership and are fun for both you and your dog.
Flyball, Tracking, Treiball and Musical Freestyle are competitive dog sports and with a lot of practice and patience you and your dog can compete or just have fun working togetherSo what are you waiting for? Sign up for a class and start having fun with your dog.
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If you are unable to register online, call Southeast Community College and register by phone at (402) 437-2700.
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Prerequisite(s): club membership; Good Dog - Obedience 1 and 2 graduation certficates.
This class will help you learn the fundamentals of the sport of Musical Freestyle. At the end of class you will perform a 30-45 second routine with your dog.
*What the class covers: *Training behaviors (moves), how to combine moves, and how to select music for your routine.
Prerequisite(s): Good Dog - Obedience 1 graduation certificate or other beginning obedience or approval of instructor.
The skills you will learn in this class will help you and your dog learn and perform basic tricks.
What the class covers: Points covered are: shake, take a bow, high five, roll over, crawl, and much more.
|Nov 11 - Dec 16||Mon||8:00 - 8:50 PM||
$80.00+ $5.80 tax
Prerequisite(s): Good Dog - Obedience 1 and 2 graduation certificates; dogs ages 10 months and up.
The skills in this class will teach your dog basic skills needed for the fun game of Flyball Flyball is a relay race for dogs.
*What the class covers: *Ball motivation, hurdles, and ball retrieval from the flyball box. All levels of skill will practice together
The skills in this class will build speed and teamwork This class will help you and your dog prepare for competition. NOTE: The hour (5:30-6:30 PM) before each class is open for Flyball Practice
What the class covers: Speed building, release timing, passing other dogs, competition preparation
Prerequisite(s): Dogs must be a minimum of nine months old, Good Dog - Obedience 1 graduation certificate or other beginning obedience or pet manners class.
Tracking is something all breeds of dogs can do, and excel at We just need to show them how to do what comes naturally to them.Whether you go on to achieving your AKC Tracking Titles, or merely have another wonderful skill to practice with your dog, Tracking is a Partnership, and that is what is all about!
This is a 6 week Introductory Tracking class for those who may be interested in pursuing an AKC Tracking Dog Title, TD. We will be working in all kinds of weather condition, terrain, and temperatures.
First Class will be held at Pioneers Park. Meet at the Sled Ramp. Future class will be held at local parks to utilize open areas for tracking
What the class covers: Laying a scent trail and following the scent to find an object or person.
|Nov 16 - Dec 21||Sat||9:00 - 10:30 AM||
$80.00+ $5.80 tax
*Prerequisite(s): * Obedience Level 1 Certification
Class Description: What is sniffing all about? It is amazing that a dog's sense of smell is 10 to 100 million times more acute than a human's! Teach your dog how to find an odor and communicate the location. All breeds benefit from this fun way to increase mental stimulation. Dogs love this class as they are the star!
|Nov 13 - Dec 18||Wed||5:30 - 6:20 PM||
$80.00+ $5.80 tax
Prerequisite(s): club membership; dogs ages nine months and up; Good Dog - Obedience 1 graduation certificate or other beginning obedience.
Treibball (pronouced "try-ball") is something all breeds of dogs can do, and excel at The balls have been referred to as "rolling sheep" in recognition that this sport stems from a development for herding dogs without access to regular sheep
It was so much fun, it evolved into a sport on its own Treibball skills include exceptional communication and cooperation as the dog is directed and herds eight balls to a "soccer goal" Some call this sport doggie billiards!
This is a 6 week introductory "test" class for those who may be interested in pursuing Treibball as a sportThis sport has provided improved handling skills and cooperation with your canine partner for other sports as well
Equipment, treats, and dog handling will be all discussed, demonstrated, and practiced on opening class day.
What the class covers: Game rules, building skills at exercise ball herding, making goals and time limits
Prerequisite: Scent Training 1
Class Description: Continue to build skills and work with different scents (topics may include birch,anise, cloves, interior, exterior, vehicles and buried). Last class will include searches as done in actual competitions.