9/15/2014

Competitive Dog Agility I (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6:45pm Mon
Prerequisite: Dogs Obedience I or equivalent. Dogs must have one primary handler for the entire session. This class focuses on basic skills needed to succeed in agility and to make agility a game your dog will love. A minimum of 75% class attendance and contact/target behavior is required for progression. Attendance at first class is mandatory. No dogs at first class.
 

9/15/2014

Competitive Dog Agility II (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Mon
Prerequisite: Competitive Dog Agility I. Dogs and handlers build on the skills introduced in Level I such as clicker training, building focus, attention and teamwork, targeting, basic handling and obstacle skills. Dogs are exposed to all agility equipment. Dogs must have one primary handler for the entire session. Attendance at first class is mandatory, and overall attendance is required for progression. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/16/2014

Dog Agility for the Fun of It II (13+) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Tue
Prerequisite: Agility for the Fun of it I or Dog Agility I. More fun with agility sequences and obstacle performance. Dogs must know obedience behaviors sit, lie down, stay and come and be reliable off leash. Confidence in performing contact obstacles (A-frame and dog walk) is required. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/16/2014

Rally Obedience (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Tue
Prerequisite: Dog Obedience II or equivalent. Join us for one of the newest dog sports! Rally obedience exercises and corresponding signs from the beginner through expert level are taught. The handler-dog team practices a new course each week.
 

9/16/2014

Competitive Dog Agility V (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Tue
Prerequisite: Competitive Dog Agility IV or equivalent with permission of instructor. Class is aimed at dog/handler teams preparing to compete or currently competing. Hone your handling skills and learn what it takes to compete at agility trials. Strong emphasis on advanced handling sequences involving full courses. Dogs must be able to perform straight up 12 weaves, full-height teeter and be confident and capable of taking commands at a distance. Handlers must be able to control their off-lead dogs at all times. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/16/2014

Competitive Dog Agility III (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6:45pm Tue
Prerequisite: Competitive Dog Agility II. Class expands proficiency and builds performance confidence on all obstacles. Handlers and dogs must have a good working understanding of clicker and targeting, with strong emphasis on contact obstacles and weave poles. Teams begin to work off leash and improve attention, focus and teamwork. Students are encouraged to repeat this class to perfect obstacle performance. Overall attendance is required for progression. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/16/2014

Dog Obedience II (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Tue
Prepares owner for off-lead work with the basic commands. For dogs at least eight months old who have successfully completed at least one basic course for both dog and owner. Dogs should not display aggression or fear. Prerequisite: Dog Obedience I or equivalent.
 

9/17/2014

Dog Agility for the Fun of It (13-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  5pm Wed
Prerequisite: Dog Obedience I. Class offers an introduction to the fun sport of dog agility. This class is not competition oriented. Dogs must be at least one year old. Dogs and handlers learn teamwork, targeting and handling skills basics. Class utilizes agility equipment. Attendance at first class is required. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/17/2014

Dog Agility for the Fun of It (13-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6pm Wed
Prerequisite: Dog Obedience I. Class offers an introduction to the fun sport of dog agility. This class is not competition oriented. Dogs must be at least one year old. Dogs and handlers learn teamwork, targeting and handling skills basics. Class utilizes agility equipment. Attendance at first class is required. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/17/2014

Dog Obedience I Family (9-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Wed
Class is designed for family units of two or more who want to train the dog together. Handlers learn how to train their dogs to sit, lie down, come and stay and walk on a leash. Class also includes home management and problem solving. No more than four family members and one dog per registration. One adult per family must be present at each class. All family members must be age 9 or older.
 

9/17/2014

Dog Obedience I (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7:30pm Wed
Includes home management, discipline and problem solving. Methods employed are affection and restraint. Dogs must be at least six months old.
 

9/17/2014

Dog Agility for the Fun of It II (13+) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7pm Wed
Prerequisite: Agility for the Fun of it I or Dog Agility I. More fun with agility sequences and obstacle performance. Dogs must know obedience behaviors sit, lie down, stay and come and be reliable off leash. Confidence in performing contact obstacles (A-frame and dog walk) is required. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/18/2014

Competitive Dog Agility IV (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  8pm Thu
Prerequisite: Competitive Dog Agility III or equivalent. Class focuses on advanced handling skills. Dogs must be able to work off leash and should exhibit appropriate performance and proficiency with all agility equipment. Focus is on handling skills, contact performance and short sequences. Overall attendance is required for progression. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/18/2014

Treibball I (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  5:30pm Thu
Prerequisite: Dog Obedience I or equivalent. Learn the up-and-coming dog sport that is rapidly gaining popularity in which handlers guide their dogs with verbal and visual cues to drive, push, or herd balls into a soccer goal. Class covers basic behaviors needed to get started in the sport. This sport can easily be practiced at home with some affordable equipment. Bring a mat, a ball close to the height of your dog at the shoulders and a laundry type basket. Information will be emailed to students prior to class.
 

9/18/2014

Treibball II (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6:45pm Thu
Prerequisite: Treibball I or equivalent. Dogs should know how to line up on either side of the handler, go around the ball on cue in either direction from six feet away, send to a mat six feet away, push the ball toward the owner from at least 36 feet away. Highly recommended behaviors: sit on cue at a distance, line up behind the ball and orient to handler, move either direction on cue after send to mat, go around multiple balls/baskets.
 

9/18/2014

Dog Obedience I (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  7:30pm Thu
Includes home management, discipline and problem solving. Methods employed are affection and restraint. Dogs must be at least six months old.
 

9/18/2014

Puppy Kindergarten (14-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  6:30pm Thu
Puppies 10 weeks to 6 months learn socialization and discipline fundamentals. Puppy owners learn how to address problems such as housebreaking, chewing and jumping. Puppies should wear a buckle collar and be up-to-date with shots.
 

9/20/2014

Dog Agility for the Fun of It (13-Adult) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  10:30am Sat
Prerequisite: Dog Obedience I. Class offers an introduction to the fun sport of dog agility. This class is not competition oriented. Dogs must be at least one year old. Dogs and handlers learn teamwork, targeting and handling skills basics. Class utilizes agility equipment. Attendance at first class is required. Bring dogs to first class.
 

9/20/2014

Dog Agility for the Fun of It II (13+) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Frying Pan Park
Start Time/Day:  8:30am Sat
Prerequisite: Agility for the Fun of it I or Dog Agility I. More fun with agility sequences and obstacle performance. Dogs must know obedience behaviors sit, lie down, stay and come and be reliable off leash. Confidence in performing contact obstacles (A-frame and dog walk) is required. Bring dogs to first class.