COUNTY-WIDE DOG TRAINING CLUB

Class Schedule

April 16, 2022 Update:   We continue to use the guidelines that apply to retail stores in keeping our class sessions going.   We limit the number of students allowed in class  with a maximum of  6-7 students depending on the class.  The Protocols we are following have been updated.   Please click the link for our Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf

**Due to current COVID protocol and building space limitations, we cannot accept walk-in registrations. You must be registered prior to the start of class in order to attend.

For answers to any questions regarding registration, please email our registrar.

There are classes throughout the week. For a complete listing of daily activities switch to calendar view. To register for a class session , click on the class you are interested in on the calendar below.

When attending classes, if your dog needs to pee or poop they MUST use the dog run in the corner of our parking area.  This is not optional.  If your dog needs grass or a fence, stop at a park somewhere before arriving at our building to let the dog "take care of business". 

PARKING RESTRICTIONS: All daytime parking must be in front of our training building at the back Northeast corner of the parking lot. Evening parking can include the area in front of the Ice Company.  No exceptions.  Parking is limited and must be rotated between classes.  Please limit visiting at the cars after class as we need to make those spots available for the class that follows you.  PLEASE DRIVE SLOWLY IN THE ENCLOSED PARKING AREA!


Note: The first class of each session is indicated by a black outline

Upcoming Classes

    • October 19, 2022
    • November 30, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 1
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    Wednesday Evenings – 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm

    Duration 7 weeks, 6 class sessions:  October 19, 2022 to November 30, 2022

    No class November 23, 2022

    Prerequisite: Dog and handler must be proficient on the skills required for Rally I before registering for Rally II.  Please review the listing on Rally I.

    Description: This class covers Intermediate and Advanced rally competition. Information on techniques for executing each exercise, how to run a course and basic training tips as needed are part of the course. The instructor will cover rules and regulations that apply to rally competition. Intermediate/Advanced rally courses will be set up for practice.

    Instructor: Tim Gulley

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for class.  Dogs will need to be crated when not in the ring. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.
    • October 19, 2022
    • November 30, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Wednesday Evenings –  8:00 pm through 9:00 pm  

    Duration 7 weeks, 6 class sessions:  October 19, 2022 to November 30, 2022

    No class meeting on November 23

    Prerequisite: Dog must be proficient with the skills presented in our Intermediate classes: Right, left and about turns,  finish left and right, basic sit  down and stand commands with stays, call fronts and attentive healing for a minimum of 10 feet in a straight line and on turns.

    Description: 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: Tim Gulley

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for class. Dogs will need to be crated when not in the ring.  Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • October 22, 2022
    • December 17, 2022
    • 7 sessions
    • 1399 Sanders Rd., Windsor, CA
    • 0
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    Saturday Mornings – 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Duration 9 Weeks, 7 class meetings:  October 22, 2022 to December 17, 2022

    No class meetings November 12th and November 26th

    Prerequisite: Dogs must be 5 months of age or older and have basic obedience training or at least understanding of come, sit, down and stay commands and be leash trained

    Description:   Introduction to tracking skills through use of scent articles to teach dogs to alert to objects on the ground.  Harness and 25 ft. leads will be needed. Students may want to bring a crate to confine their dogs during class.

    Instructor: Pat Moffitt

    Please Note:   Classes will be held at 1399 Sanders Rd., Windsor, CA

     Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.


    • November 03, 2022
    • December 22, 2022
    • 7 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Thursday Mornings: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Duration 7 Weeks: November 3, 2022 to December 22, 2022

    Prerequisite:  Dog must be under control with basic manners

    Description:  Help your dog celebrate the joy of sniffing with Novice Scent Work.  Class content will include teaching the dog to recognize a specific scent and work with cardboard boxes; treats and praise can be used to reinforce the learning process.  Dogs will need a fitted collar (martingales allowed) or harness and a leash of plain pliable material.

    While there are club chairs and crates available students may want to bring their own.

    Instructor:  Pat Moffitt

    Please Note:

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.


    • November 05, 2022
    • December 17, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Saturday Mornings – 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Duration 7 Weeks, 6 class sessions:  November 5, 2022 to December 17, 2022

    No Class on November 26, 2022

    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. Commands taught include, responding to their name, sit/stay, down/stay, stand, come, "lets go" (basic leash manners), heel and leave it.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note:

    Students should not bring their dogs to the first  class session. Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 05, 2022
    • December 17, 2022
    • 6 sessions
    • County-Wide DTC, 887 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Saturday Mornings - 10:15 am to 11:15 am

    Duration 7 Weeks, 6 class sessions:  November 5, 2022 to December 17, 2022

    No Class on November 26, 2022

    Prerequisite: Beginning  class or equivalent

    Description: Intermediate Obedience

    This class builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. The class follows Beginning and increases the skills taught at that level. 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. This class  helps to prepare the handler and dog for Canine Good Citizenship testing and introduces skills needed for Rally I.

    Please note: This class is normally repeated several times for dogs and handlers to master the skills presented.  Dogs must master the skills of healing (including right, left and about turns)  fronts, right and left finishes, and focus to progress to Rally or Advanced classes.  Dogs and handlers learn at different speeds depending on past experience in training, age of dog etc.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 07, 2022
    • December 19, 2022
    • 7 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Monday Mornings – 10:00 am - 11:00 am

    Duration 7 Weeks: November 7, 2022 to December 19, 2022

    Prerequisite: Must have current vaccinations appropriate to the age of the puppy. This is for the little ones, from ages 3 months to under 5 months at the start of class.  Dogs five months and older should register for a beginning class. 

    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: Lee James

    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 must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination records.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 07, 2022
    • December 19, 2022
    • 7 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Monday Mornings - 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

    Duration 7 Weeks:  November 7, 2022 to December 19, 2022

    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: Lee James

    Please Note:

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

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 07, 2022
    • December 19, 2022
    • 7 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Monday Afternoon: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Duration 8 Weeks:  November 7, 2022 to December 19, 2022

    Prerequisite:  Dog must be under control with basic manners

    DESCRIPTION OF CLASS: 

    Levels: Novice, Intermediate, Advanced and Performer

    Teach your dog the tricks needed to earn the AKC titles Novice, Intermediate, Advanced and Performer.  Your dog will have fun and gain confidence building new skills.  If your dog has a Canine Good Citizen title or certificate, then only five tricks are needed to earn a Novice Trick Dog title. 

    Instructor: Pat Moffitt

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 07, 2022
    • December 19, 2022
    • 7 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 1
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    Monday Evenings – 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Duration 7 Weeks:  Nov.  7, 2022 to Dec. 19, 2022

    Prerequisite: Must have current vaccinations appropriate to the age of the puppy. This is for the little ones, from ages 3 months to under 5 months at the start of class.  Dogs five months and older should register for a beginning class.

    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: Simone O'Brien

    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 must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination records.

    Students may want to bring their own chair for class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read, sign, date and bring a copy of the COVID Protocol to acknowledge you have read and accept the restrictions. Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf

    • November 29, 2022
    • December 13, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 2
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    Tuesday Mornings – 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Duration 3 Weeks: November 29, 2022 to December 13, 2022

    Prerequisite: Intermediate Class or Instructor Approval.  Dog and handler must  be familiar with and reasonably proficient with the skills taught in Intermediate which include: Heeling including right, left and about turns and dog attention while heeling; reliability on stand, sit and down commands; and a reliable come command with both right and left finishes. Most students have completed several Intermediate Classes to achieve this.  Dogs that have never been in a group class or do not have these skills are not ready for this class. 

    Description: This class is offered for owners who want to expand their dog's skills. Class content is adjusted to match the skill level of the class registrants. This class will provide skills for competing in Rally or Obedience. Information on requirements to qualify in Rally and Obedience will be included. Skills will include fine tuning heeling, increased attention even in distractions, hand/voice signals from a distance, recalls and more.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 29, 2022
    • December 13, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Tuesday Mornings – 10:15 am to 11:15 am

    Prerequisite: Beginning  class or equivalent

    Duration 3 Weeks:  November  29, 2022 to December 13, 2022

    Description: Intermediate Obedience

    This class builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. The class follows Beginning and increases the skills taught at that level. 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. This class  helps to prepare the handler and dog for Canine Good Citizenship testing and introduces skills needed for Rally I.

    Please note: This class is normally repeated several times for dogs and handlers to master the skills presented.  Dogs must master the skills of healing (including right, left and about turns)  fronts, right and left finishes, and focus to progress to Rally or Advanced classes.  Dogs and handlers learn at different speeds depending on past experience in training, age of dog etc.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 30, 2022
    • December 14, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Wednesday Mornings - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Duration 3 Weeks:  November 30, 2022 to December  14, 2022

    Prerequisite: Dog and handler must have participated in the Advanced Obedience I class or have Instructor Approval.  Most students are actively training for Advanced levels of Rally, Open or Utility competition.

    Description: This class is offered for owners who want to expand their dog's skills in preparation for competing at AKC Obedience or Rally Events.  Class content is adjusted to match the skill level of the class registrants.  Skills  include fine tuning heeling, increased attention with distractions and input on what is required to qualify when performing various competitive exercises in Open, Utility or Rally competition.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 30, 2022
    • December 14, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • County-Wide DTC, 887 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Wednesday Mornings - 10:15 am to 11:15 am

    Duration 8 Weeks: November 21, 2022 to November 9, 2022

    Prerequisite: Beginning  class or equivalent

    Description: Intermediate Obedience

    This class builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. The class follows Beginning and increases the skills taught at that level. 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. This class  helps to prepare the handler and dog for Canine Good Citizenship testing and introduces skills needed for Rally I.

    Please note: This class is normally repeated several times for dogs and handlers to master the skills presented.  Dogs must master the skills of healing (including right, left and about turns)  fronts, right and left finishes, and focus to progress to Rally or Advanced classes.  Dogs and handlers learn at different speeds depending on past experience in training, age of dog etc.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • November 30, 2022
    • December 14, 2022
    • 3 sessions
    • County-Wide DTC, 887 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Wednesday Mornings - 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

    Duration 3 Weeks:  November 30, 2022 to December 14, 2022

    Prerequisite: Beginning  class or equivalent

    Description: Intermediate Obedience

    This class builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. The class follows Beginning and increases the skills taught at that level. 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. This class  helps to prepare the handler and dog for Canine Good Citizenship testing and introduces skills needed for Rally I.

    Please note: This class is normally repeated several times for dogs and handlers to master the skills presented.  Dogs must master the skills of healing (including right, left and about turns)  fronts, right and left finishes, and focus to progress to Rally or Advanced classes.  Dogs and handlers learn at different speeds depending on past experience in training, age of dog etc.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • December 11, 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    "Building reservation" indicates a time slot in the building has been reserved for use by a specific group of people.  Use such as this is  overseen by either an instructor or board member.  This is not a class available to the general public.

    Building Reserved;  Contact person:  Simone Obrien

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    • January 03, 2023
    • February 21, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 5
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    Tuesday Mornings – 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Duration 8 Weeks, 8 class sessions:  January 3, 2023 to February 21, 2023;  

    Prerequisite: Intermediate Class or Instructor Approval.  Dog and handler must  be familiar with and reasonably proficient with the skills taught in Intermediate which include: Heeling including right, left and about turns and dog attention while heeling; reliability on stand, sit and down commands; and a reliable come command with both right and left finishes. Most students have completed several Intermediate Classes to achieve this.  Dogs that have never been in a group class or do not have these skills are not ready for this class. 

    Description: This class is offered for owners who want to expand their dog's skills. Class content is adjusted to match the skill level of the class registrants. This class will provide skills for competing in Rally or Obedience. Information on requirements to qualify in Rally and Obedience will be included. Skills will include fine tuning heeling, increased attention even in distractions, hand/voice signals from a distance, recalls and more.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 03, 2023
    • February 21, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 0
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    Tuesday Mornings – 10:15 am to 11:15 am

    Prerequisite: Beginning  class or equivalent

    Duration 8 Weeks, 8 class sessions:

    January 3, 2023 to February 21, 2023

    Description: Intermediate Obedience

    This class builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. The class follows Beginning and increases the skills taught at that level. 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. This class  helps to prepare the handler and dog for Canine Good Citizenship testing and introduces skills needed for Rally I.

    Please note: This class is normally repeated several times for dogs and handlers to master the skills presented.  Dogs must master the skills of healing (including right, left and about turns)  fronts, right and left finishes, and focus to progress to Rally or Advanced classes.  Dogs and handlers learn at different speeds depending on past experience in training, age of dog etc.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 03, 2023
    • February 21, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Tuesday Mornings - 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

    Duration 8 weeks, 8 class sessions

    January 3, 2023 to February 21, 2022

    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. Commands taught include, responding to their name, sit/stay, down/stay, stand, come, "lets go" (basic leash manners), heel and leave it.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note:

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

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 03, 2023
    • February 21, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 1
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    Tuesday Evenings - 6:15 pm to 7:15 pm

    Duration 8 Weeks, 8 class sessions:

    January 3, 2023 to February 21, 2023

    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. Commands taught include, responding to their name, sit/stay, down/stay, stand, come, "lets go" (basic leash manners), heel and leave it.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note:

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

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 03, 2023
    • February 21, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Tuesday Evenings – 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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

    Duration 8 Weeks, 8 class sessions:

    January 3, 2023 to February 21, 2023

    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. Commands taught include, responding to their name, sit/stay, down/stay, stand, come, "lets go" (basic leash manners), heel and leave it. 

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note:

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

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 04, 2023
    • February 22, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Wednesday Mornings - 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Duration 8 Weeks:

    January 4, 2023 to February 22, 2023

    Prerequisite: Dog and handler must have participated in the Advanced Obedience I class or have Instructor Approval.  Most students are actively training for Advanced levels of Rally, Open or Utility competition.

    Description: This class is offered for owners who want to expand their dog's skills in preparation for competing at AKC Obedience or Rally Events.  Class content is adjusted to match the skill level of the class registrants.  Skills  include fine tuning heeling, increased attention with distractions and input on what is required to qualify when performing various competitive exercises in Open, Utility or Rally competition.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 04, 2023
    • February 22, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide DTC, 887 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 2
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    Wednesday Morning

    Duration 8 Weeks: January 4, 2023 through February 22, 2023

    Prerequisite: Intro to Agility or equivalent. Dogs must be under control off leash with other dogs in a class with lots of diverse activity. 

    Description: This class is for dogs that have already been introduced to all of the basic agility equipment.  It will include basic sequencing between obstacles and practice the skills that are used to navigate an agility course.  Class will also include basic obedience skills associated with the necessary control required in Agility. 

    All participants will be required to help with set up and knock down of the agility obstacles as some require more than one person to set up.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class. 

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Due to COVID Restrictions, please bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read, sign, date and bring a copy of the COVID Protocol to acknowledge you have read and accept the restrictions. 

    Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf
    • January 04, 2023
    • February 22, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide DTC, 887 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 2
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    Wednesday Afternoons

    Duration 8 Weeks: January 4, 2023 through February 22, 2023

    Prerequisite:

    Beginning class or equivalent. Dogs must be under control with other dogs in a class with lots of diverse activity.

    Description: This class will introduce the basic obstacles found in Agility: A-frame, dog walk, jumps, pause table, tire jump, tunnel and the teeter-totter.  It will include some basic sequencing between obstacles as the dogs progress.  Class will also include basic obedience skills associated with the necessary control required in Agility. 

    All participants will be required to help with set up and knock down of the agility obstacles as some require more than one person to set up.

    Instructor: Linda Hause

    Please Note: 

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class

    Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.
    • January 04, 2023
    • February 08, 2023
    • 6 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Wednesday Evenings – 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm

    Duration 6 weeks, 6 class sessions: January 4, 2023 to February 22, 2023

    Prerequisite: Dog and handler must be proficient on the skills required for Rally I before registering for Rally II.  Please review the listing on Rally I.

    Description: This class covers Intermediate and Advanced rally competition. Information on techniques for executing each exercise, how to run a course and basic training tips as needed are part of the course. The instructor will cover rules and regulations that apply to rally competition. Intermediate/Advanced rally courses will be set up for practice.

    Instructor: Tim Gulley

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for class.  Dogs will need to be crated when not in the ring. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.
    • January 04, 2023
    • February 08, 2023
    • 6 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 6
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    Wednesday Evenings –  8:00 pm through 9:00 pm  

    Duration 6 weeks, 6 class sessions:  January 4, 2023 to February 8, 2023

    Prerequisite: Dog must be proficient with the skills presented in our Intermediate classes: Right, left and about turns,  finish left and right, basic sit  down and stand commands with stays, call fronts and attentive healing for a minimum of 10 feet in a straight line and on turns.

    Description: 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: Tim Gulley

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for class. Dogs will need to be crated when not in the ring.  Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 05, 2023
    • February 23, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Thursday Mornings: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

    Duration 8 Weeks: Jauary 5, 2023 to February 23, 2023

    Prerequisite:  Dog must be under control with basic manners

    Description:  Help your dog celebrate the joy of sniffing with Novice Scent Work.  Class content will include teaching the dog to recognize a specific scent and work with cardboard boxes; treats and praise can be used to reinforce the learning process.  Dogs will need a fitted collar (martingales allowed) or harness and a leash of plain pliable material.

    While there are club chairs and crates available students may want to bring their own.

    Instructor:  Pat Moffitt

    Please Note:

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.


    • January 05, 2023
    • February 23, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 6
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    Thursday Mornings: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM

    Duration 8 Weeks, January 5, 2023 to February 23, 2023

    Description:    Class content will include two scents (birch and anise) and will cover containers, buried (sand and water) handler discrimination, interior and exterior scents.

    Prerequisite:  Novice Scent Work and dog must be under control with basic manners

    Instructor:  Pat Moffitt

    Please Note:

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair and crate for class. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.


    • January 05, 2023
    • February 23, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 7
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    Thursday Afternoons 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

    Duration 8 Weeks, January 5, 2023 to February 23, 2023

    Description:    Class content will include 3 scents (birch, anise and cloves) and will cover containers, buried (sand and water) handler discrimination, interior and exterior scents.

    Prerequisite:  Intermediate Scent Work and dog must be under control with basic manners

    Instructor:  Pat Moffitt

    Please Note:

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair and crate for class. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.


    • January 07, 2023
    • February 25, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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    Saturday Mornings – 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Duration 8 Weeks,  8 class sessions:  January 7, 2023 to February 25, 2023

    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. Commands taught include, responding to their name, sit/stay, down/stay, stand, come, "lets go" (basic leash manners), heel and leave it.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note:

    Students should not bring their dogs to the first  class session. Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    You may wish to bring your own chair for the first class. Seating will be spaced to allow social distancing when you set up. Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.

    • January 07, 2023
    • February 25, 2023
    • 8 sessions
    • County-Wide DTC, 887 Sebastopol Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95407
    • 2
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    Saturday Mornings - 10:15 am to 11:15 am

    Duration 8 Weeks, 8 class sessions: January 7, 2023 to February 25, 2023

    Prerequisite: Beginning  class or equivalent

    Description: Intermediate Obedience

    This class builds teamwork between the dog and the handler. The class follows Beginning and increases the skills taught at that level. 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. This class  helps to prepare the handler and dog for Canine Good Citizenship testing and introduces skills needed for Rally I.

    Please note: This class is normally repeated several times for dogs and handlers to master the skills presented.  Dogs must master the skills of healing (including right, left and about turns)  fronts, right and left finishes, and focus to progress to Rally or Advanced classes.  Dogs and handlers learn at different speeds depending on past experience in training, age of dog etc.

    Instructor: Nancy Dougan

    Please Note: Bring your dog to ALL classes

    Owners must bring a paper copy of the current vaccination record even if you brought it for a previous class.

    Please read Protocols for Class With COVID 19.pdf . By attending class you are agreeing to our Protocols.