Upcoming Classes

    • July 26, 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 4

    Wednesday Afternoon

    Duration:  6 Weeks  



    Prerequisite: Intermediate or equivalent.

    Description: NEW CLASS  NEW SIGNS !!!This class introduces all of the novice rally signs giving information on techniques for executing each exercise, how to run a course and basic training tips as needed. The instructor will cover rules and regulations that apply to rally competition. Novice rally courses will be set up for practice.

    Instructor: Casey Dunnagan

     

    Please Note: Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record



    • July 26, 2017
    • 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 3

    Wednesday Evening

    Duration:  6 Weeks  



    Prerequisite: Intermediate or equivalent.

    Description: NEW SIGNS !!!This class introduces all of the novice rally signs giving information on techniques for executing each exercise, how to run a course and basic training tips as needed. The instructor will cover rules and regulations that apply to rally competition. Novice rally courses will be set up for practice.

    Instructor: Casey Dunnagan

     

    Please Note: Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record



    • July 26, 2017
    • 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 4

    Wednesday Evening

    Duration:  6 Weeks 


    Prerequisite: Rally 1 or Intermediate or equivalent.

    Description: NEW SIGN INTRODUCTION Advanced and Excellent level rally signs will be introduced and practiced. This class is excellent for those still working at the novice level so that they will be able to transition to the advanced level smoothly. It is also aimed at those exhibitors that are currently working at the Advanced and Excellent levels but need more practice. There will be input on how specific signs should be executed as well as training tips as each team works the course.

    Instructor: Casey Dunnagan

    Please Note: Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

     

    • August 01, 2017
    • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 4

    Tuesday Evening

    Duration: 8 Weeks -8/1, 8/8, 8/15, 8/22, 8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older. 

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Students should NOT bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record


    • August 05, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 5

    Saturday Morning:

    Duration: 8 Weeks 8/5, 8/12, 8/19, 8/26, skip 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30

    Prerequisite: Beginning or equivalent. 

    Description: This class works on improving the dog’s response to commands, moving the dog and handler to the next level of skill and understanding. Off lead work is introduced for dogs that are ready. This is a structured class that builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. This class follows Beginning but it is also an excellent class for the dog and handler that have been away from training and need to brush up on their skills.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    Bring your dog to ALL classes. All dogs must have current vaccination record on file with CWDTC. Please update yearly.

    • August 05, 2017
    • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 4

    Saturday Morning

    Duration: 8 Weeks8/5, 8/12, 8/19, 8/26, skip 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older.

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy. 

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Students should NOT bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.  Owners should bring vaccination record to first class.




    • August 05, 2017
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 5

    Saturday Morning

    Duration:  8 Weeks 8/5, 8/12, 8/19, 8/26, skip 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30

    Prerequisite: Puppies must be 3 to 5 months of age.

    Description: Class content includes: confidence building, leash manners, introduction to basic commands and answers to basic puppy questions. Puppies learn how to behave in the presence of other dogs. Puppy class does not include “puppy playtime”.  

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Students should NOT bring their dogs to the first class session.  Owners should bring vaccination record to first class.




    • August 29, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Tuesday Morning:

    Duration:  8 Weeks  8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17

    Prerequisite: Beginning or equivalent. 

    Description: Intermediate Obedience (CGC preparation)

     This builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. This class follows Beginning and increases the skills. It is also an excellent class for the dog and handler that have been away from training and need to brush up on their skills.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    • August 29, 2017
    • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Tuesday Morning

    Duration:  8 Weeks  8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17

    Prerequisite: Intermediate class or equivalent

    Description: This class is offered for owners who want to expand their dogs’ skills.   The goal will be to prepare anyone who is interested getting a CGC certificate for their dog or competing in Agility, Rally or Obedience, as well as to provide real-life skills that make for a dog to be a joy to have in public.    Skills will include heeling without training equipment, attention even in distractions, hand/ voice signals from a distance, rock-solid stays, recalls and more.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record.  All dogs must have current vaccination record on file with CWDTC. Please update yearly.

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    • August 29, 2017
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Tuesday Morning

    Duration:  8 Weeks  8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older.

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy. 

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Students should not bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.  Owners should bring vaccination record to first classAll dogs must have current vaccination record on file with CWDTC. Please update yearly.




    • August 29, 2017
    • 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Tuesday Evening

    Duration: 8 Weeks: 8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older. 

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Students should not bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record


    • September 18, 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 9

    Monday Evenings

    Duration: 8 Weeks 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6

    Prerequisite: Must have current vaccinations appropriate to the age of the puppy. This is for the little ones, ages 3 to 5 months.

    Description: Class content includes: confidence building, leash manners, introduction to basic commands and answers to basic puppy questions. Puppies learn how to behave in the presence of other dogs. Puppy class does not include “puppy playtime”. A puppy information booklet is included in the price of the class.

    Instructors: Lee James and Melinda Grosch

    Please Note:

    Students should not bring their puppies to the first Puppy Kindergarten class session. Please bring a mat for you and your puppy to work on and a supply of treats to class. Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    • September 18, 2017
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Monday Evening:

    Duration:  8 Weeks 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6

     

    Prerequisite: Beginning or equivalent. 

    Description: This class works on improving the dog’s response to commands, moving the dog and handler to the next level of skill and understanding. Off lead work is introduced for dogs that are ready. This is a structured class that builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. This class follows Beginning but it is also an excellent class for the dog and handler that have been away from training and need to brush up on their skills.

    Instructors: Lee James and Melinda Grosch


    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    • September 26, 2017
    • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Tuesday Evening

    Duration: 8 Weeks 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older. 

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Students should NOT bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record


    • October 07, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Saturday Morning:

    Duration:  8 Weeks  10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, skip 11/25, 12/2

    Prerequisite: Beginning or equivalent. 

    Description: Intermediate Obedience (CGC preparation)

     This builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. This class follows Beginning and increases the skills. It is also an excellent class for the dog and handler that have been away from training and need to brush up on their skills.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    • October 07, 2017
    • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Saturday Morning

    Duration: 8 Weeks, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, skip 11/25, 12/2

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older.

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy. 

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Students should NOT bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.  Owners should bring vaccination record to first class.




    • October 07, 2017
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Saturday Morning

    Duration:  8 Weeks 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, skip 11/25, 12/2

    Prerequisite: Puppies must be 3 to 5 months of age.

    Description: Class content includes: confidence building, leash manners, introduction to basic commands and answers to basic puppy questions. Puppies learn how to behave in the presence of other dogs. Puppy class does not include “puppy playtime”.  

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Students should NOT bring their dogs to the first class session.  Owners should bring vaccination record to first class.




    • October 24, 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Tuesday Morning:

    Duration:  8 Weeks  10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12

    Prerequisite: Beginning or equivalent. 

    Description: Intermediate Obedience (CGC preparation)

     This builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. This class follows Beginning and increases the skills. It is also an excellent class for the dog and handler that have been away from training and need to brush up on their skills.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    • October 24, 2017
    • 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7
     

    Tuesday Morning

    Duration:  8 Weeks   10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12

    Prerequisite: Intermediate class or equivalent

    Description: This class is offered for owners who want to expand their dogs’ skills.   The goal will be to prepare anyone who is interested getting a CGC certificate for their dog or competing in Agility, Rally or Obedience, as well as to provide real-life skills that make for a dog to be a joy to have in public.    Skills will include heeling without training equipment, attention even in distractions, hand/ voice signals from a distance, rock-solid stays, recalls and more.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record.  All dogs must have current vaccination record on file with CWDTC. Please update yearly.

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    • October 24, 2017
    • 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7

    Tuesday Morning

    Duration:  8 Weeks  10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older.

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy. 

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Students should not bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.  Owners should bring vaccination record to first classAll dogs must have current vaccination record on file with CWDTC. Please update yearly.




    • October 24, 2017
    • 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Tuesday Evening

    Duration: 8 Weeks 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older. 

    Description: This class includes the introduction of basic commands, the practical use of commands, understanding your dog and resolving problem behaviors. Emphasis is on applying what is learned to real life so that you have a well–behaved pet that you can enjoy.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Students should not bring their dogs to the first Beginning class session.

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record


    • November 13, 2017
    • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Monday Evenings

    Duration: 6 Weeks 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18

    Prerequisite: Must have current vaccinations appropriate to the age of the puppy. This is for the little ones, ages 3 to 5 months.

    Description: Class content includes: confidence building, leash manners, introduction to basic commands and answers to basic puppy questions. Puppies learn how to behave in the presence of other dogs. Puppy class does not include “puppy playtime”. A puppy information booklet is included in the price of the class.

    Instructors: Lee James and Melinda Grosch

    Please Note:

    Students should not bring their puppies to the first Puppy Kindergarten class session. Please bring a mat for you and your puppy to work on and a supply of treats to class. Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    • November 13, 2017
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Monday Evening:

    Duration:  6 Weeks 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18

     

    Prerequisite: Beginning or equivalent. 

    Description: This class works on improving the dog’s response to commands, moving the dog and handler to the next level of skill and understanding. Off lead work is introduced for dogs that are ready. This is a structured class that builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. This class follows Beginning but it is also an excellent class for the dog and handler that have been away from training and need to brush up on their skills.

    Instructors: Lee James and Melinda Grosch


    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record

    • November 21, 2017
    • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 10

    Tuesday Evening

    Duration: 4 Weeks - 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12

    Prerequisite: Dogs need to be solid on basic Novice exercises. Handlers and dogs should already be familiar with Open or Utility level exercises. This class is only offered occasionally during the year.

    This is a skills practice class. Group stays will be performed during the class. The instructor will provide feedback for polishing and problem solving on exercises as needed. It is the student’s choice as to what exercises they want to work on. The distractions of other dogs working a variety of exercises at the same time mimics some of the situations found when showing your dog. Stations will be set up for individual practice.


    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Owners should bring copy of current vaccination record