New Short Course! Getting your CGC, CGCA, and Tricks title

Getting your CGC, CGCA, and Tricks title

Basic Obedience graduates and others who have been working with their dog this year may feel ready for the Canine Good Citizen tests. There is also interest in the new Tricks Dog titles. This class can help with both! This course will end the year with four preparation classes starting on Nov 18th in anticipation of the actual CGC/CGCA and Tricks test offered at CTA on December 16th.

This course will teach the basics of the Canine Good Citizen and the CGCA tests with the focus on the skills needed to pass the tests. And we will work with Tricks that will be on the Novice Tricks Title. This course will be taught by three CTA instructors, two of whom are CGC Evaluators.

Mondays at 6:30 PM at CTA (Beltsville)
November 18th through December 16th. For information contact Diane Gilliam at (Flyladydi8@aol.com)

Cost: $40.00 for non-members, $20.00 for members.
$15.00 fee for the first test, $5.00 for each additional test.

For this course, payment will be at the first class.

Register by emailing Diane Gilliam.

Class size is limited to 12 students.

**Instructor Change for Tuesday’s Conformation class

New instructor
Conformation class-Beltsville location 8:00 PM, Tuesdays 

Instructor: Dale Martins
 
This class will prepare you for the confirmation show ring. You will learn to stack your dog (stand in a position that shows off the angulation and lines of the dog to best effect), free stack and how to move your dog around the ring. You will become familiar with the judges commands, show etiquette and how the AKC points system works.
Prerequisites: Must bring a show lead and toys or treats that get your dog motivated and excited.

Class schedule: this is an ongoing specialty class with a $10.00/class fee. Students do not need to pre-register to attend.
**Class is held on Tuesdays year-round, except during the 1-2 week break between agility class sessions. During the agility class break, Dale will also take a break from teaching conformation class. 
 
Please contact Dale at (301) 943-3437 or
dalespetgrooming@gmail.com if you have questions about the class schedule.

New!! Tricks Class & Test

New Tricks Class & Test

July 1- August 5th 2019

Mondays 9:30 – 10:30 AM (6 weeks)

Davidsonville Building

Prerequisite: Must have completed a CTA Basic Obedience Class.

No reactive or aggressive dogs

Fee: $30.00 members/$60.00 non-members

Dogs will learn shake paw, sit up, circle left and right, paws up on arm, walk on a board, bow down, roll over and similar basic test items.

To register please contact Debbie Cabe at  hdcabe514@gmail.com.

Please bring a plentiful supply of treats to class!

New!! Intermediate Tricks Class & Test

New Intermediate Tricks Class & Test

July 1- August 5th 2019

Mondays 10:00-11:00 AM (6 weeks)

Davidsonville Building

 

Prerequisite: Must have completed a CTA Basic Obedience Class.

No reactive or aggressive dogs

Fee: $30.00 members/$60.00 non-members

 

Dogs will learn shake paw, sit up, circle left and right, paws up on arm, walk on a board, bow down, roll over and similar basic test items.

 

To register please contact Debbie Cabe at  hdcabe514@gmail.com.

CTA Short Course Series

“Getting Your CGC, CGCA and Tricks Title”

Basic obedience graduates and others who have been working with their dog this year may feel ready for the Canine Good Citizen tests. There is also interest in the new Trick Dog titles. This class can help with both!   This course will end the year with six preparation classes starting on Nov. 7th in anticipation of the actual CGC/CGCA and Tricks tests offered at CTA on Dec. 19th.

This course will teach the basics of the Canine Good Citizen and the CGCA tests with the focus on the skills needed to pass the tests. And we will work with Tricks that will be on the Novice Tricks Title. This course will be taught by two CTA instructors, both of whom are CGC Evaluators.

Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. at CTA (Beltsville)

November 7th through December 19th

(No class on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving)

For Information contact Jeanette Hoover (at muchadogoldens@verizon.net)

Cost: $60 for non-members,  For members- $15  fee for first test, $5 for each additional test.

For this course, payment will be at the first class.

Register by emailing Jeanette. (Class size is limited to 12)