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OUR NEXT CLASS SESSION STARTS Thursday, May 5th.

Sign ups will be from 5:30pm to 7:00pm.
Bring proof of Rabies, Parvo and Distemper shots.
(Rabies not required for puppies under 4 months)

Please plan to be at the sign up booth at least one half hour before your class starts.

Download and print your Class Application.

HiDOC Hotline: 661-266-7097
Class Dates: Dates are subject to change. Please call the club phone and listen to the message to make sure starting dates have not changed. Rain does cancel class.
Location of all classes: Lancaster City Park, 10th st. West and K-8. Thursday classes meet on the open grass area north of the children's playground.
Sign ups: begin half an hour before first scheduled class.
Discounts: Special discounts are offered for active military personnel, senior citizens, service dogs in training and dogs rescued from the Lancaster Shelter.
Vaccinations: For the protection of your dog, proof of Rabies, Parvo and Distemper required.

 Puppy Preschool

Instructor: Mike McGrath
Cost: $70.00 for 8 week session
Prerequisite: Puppies 8 weeks to 5 months of age

Even Puppies can learn manners!

  • Introduction to Basic Obedience
  • Head Start for Good Doggie Manners and Social Skills
  • Tips on Surviving Your Dog's Adolescence
  • Puppies can earn the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy award

This is an 8 week class. Standard fee is $70.00.

 Beginning Novice

Instructor: Michelle Clifton
Cost: $70.00 for 8 week session
Prerequisite: Dogs 6 months of age and older

If your dog is not coming to you, he should be coming to us!
  • Reward training techniques
  • Control of Dog On-Leash
  • Emphasis on Problem Solving & A Well Mannered Pet
  • Dogs under 12 months can earn the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy award

This is an 8 week class. Standard fee is $70.00.

 Upcoming Sessions:
Monday 3/14/16-5/16/16
(
No class on 4/11 & 4/18 Due to Poppy Festival)
7-8pm Baseball Field 5,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 5/5/16-6/30/16
(No class on 6/9 Due to Thunder on the Lot)
7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 7/14/16-9/1/16 7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 9/8/16-10/27/16 7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
 Upcoming Sessions:
Monday 3/14/16-5/16/16
(
No class on 4/11 & 4/18 Due to Poppy Festival)
7-8pm Baseball Field 5,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 5/5/16-6/30/16
(No class on 6/9 Due to Thunder on the Lot)
7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 7/14/16-9/1/16 7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 9/8/16-10/27/16 7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park

 Canine Good Citizen

Instructors: Michael and Sherry McGrath
Cost: $50.00 for 5 week session
Prerequisite: Dogs must have successfully completed HiDOC's Beginning Novice Obedience course, or have good obedience skills

Get recognition from the American Kennel Club for your dogs good manners at home and in the community!
  • CGC is now an AKC title!
  • Four weeks of instruction and practice of the ten required skills.
  • On the fifth week AKC approved evaluators will conduct the CGC test.
  • Class size is limited to eight students.
This is an 5 week class. Fee is $50.00.

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Introduction to Competition Obedience

Instructor: A.J. Listman
Cost: $70.00 for 8 week session
Prerequisite: Dogs must have successfully completed HiDOC's Beginning Novice Obedience course, or the like, and have recommendation from the Novice Instructor. Enrollment is limited to 8

Learn AKC Rules & Regulations, Ring Exercises, Proper Ring Etiquette, and much more. Everything you need to feel comfortable the first time you set foot at an AKC Trial.

The Competition Obedience Class is also available to those with solid skills who need to practice in a show ring setting.

$70.00 for a 8 week session or $10.00 per class, payable to the trainer at ringside.

 Upcoming Sessions:
Thursday 5/26/16-6/30/16
(No class on 6/9 Due to Thunder on the Lot)
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 7/14/16-8/11/16
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 9/8/16-10/6/16 6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park


 Upcoming Sessions:
Thursday 5/5/16-6/30/16
(No class on 6/9 Due to Thunder on the Lot)
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 7/14/16-9/1/16
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
       
       

Beginners Open

Instructor: Shirley Indelicato
Cost: $70.00 for 5 week session
Prerequisite: Dogs must have reasonably solid Novice skills for this class.

  • Multiple Command tasks
  • Jumping & Retrieving
  • Competition Level Skills

This is a 5 week class. Fee is $70.00.

 AKC Rally

Instructor: Shirley Indelicato
Cost: $75.00 for 5 week session
Prerequisite: Dogs must have Novice skills

For more information on Rally, please visit: http://www.akc.org/ dic/ events/ obedience/ rally.cfm

This is a 5 week class. Fee is $75.00.



 Upcoming Sessions:
Thursday 5/5/16-6/2/16
7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 7/14/16-8/11/16
7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 9/8/16-10/6/16 7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park


 Upcoming Sessions:
Thursday 5/5/16-6/2/16
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 7/14/16-8/11/16
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 9/8/16-10/6/16 6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
       

Carting Class

Instructor: Kathy Jacobs
Cost: $70.00 for 5 week session
Prerequisite: Novice Obedience background

Every dog needs a job!

  • Introduction to Basic Carting
  • All dogs like to pull, so let's put it to good use. ...
  • You will learn the basics of carting
This is a FIVE WEEK class. Standard fee is $70.00.

Tricks

Instructor: Kyle Trumbull-Clark
Cost: $60.00 for 5 week session
Prerequisite: Basic Obedience

Have some fun with your dog and keep his/her mind working! Young dogs, old dogs, all dogs and their owners - can enjoy trick training. It's all positive, using food rewards and the joy of doing something together. Come join us for some fun, relaxed training with your doggie buddy learning a few old tricks and some new ones! Be sure to bring a supply of training treats!

This is a FIVE WEEK class. Fee is $60.00
A minimum of 6 students is required with a maximum of 10.

 Upcoming Sessions:
Monday 3/14/16-4/25/16
(
No class on 4/11 & 4/18 Due to Poppy Festival)
7-8pm Baseball Field 5,
Lancaster City Park
Thursday 9/8/16-10/6/16
7-8pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
       


 Upcoming Sessions:
Thursday 5/5/16-6/2/16
6-7pm Open Grass Area North of Tot Lot,
Lancaster City Park
 
   
       
       
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