Training is, no doubt, the Club's biggest single activity. At its grounds the Club instructs numerous members in the art and techniques of dog training.
What You Will Learn
  • Introduction to the club - without your dog
  • Fitting and use of the check chain
  • Ground Rules
  • Training Syllabus
  • Demonstration by Class 4
Class 1
  • Heal on Lead
  • Focus Exercise
  • Right and right about turns
  • Sit, drop and stand
  • Sit, drop and stand stays
Class 2
  • Continue with stay's
  • Left and left about turns
  • Introduction to recall
  • Socialisation exercises weaving
  • Return to heel exercise

Class 3
  • Heeling slow and fast pace
  • Extension to time and distance for stays
  • Extension of distance for recall exercise
  • Stand for examination
  • Handler control - voice commands, hand signals, footwork, light leads
Class 4
  • Working off lead
  • Sit stay (>1 minute), Down stay (> 3 minutes)
  • Recalls
  • Figure of eight
  • Hand signals and footwork
  • Stand for examination
  • Prepare for trials (ring craft)

Every effort is made to make your training sessions interesting and informative as well as instructive. Bear in mind that we welcome constructive criticism and suggestions.

Your OIC cannot take steps to remedy a problem or institute a change for the better if unaware that the problem or potential improvement exists.