Restriction: This class is for dogs 4 months and older. 

  • Handlers will learn how to show their dog in conformation events.
  • Presentation, patterns, and procedures used in the ring will be explained and practiced. A proper show handling collar and soft treats are needed.

This class uses rotating instructors.  The current schedule is as follows:

Date Teacher
Jan 2 Rhoda Springer
Jan 9 Val Thawley
Jan 16 Doug Marx
Jan 23 Val Thawley
Jan 30 Rhoda Springer
Feb 6 Bonnie Beiber
Feb 13 Rhoda Springer
Feb 20 Val Thawley
Feb 27 Doug Marx
Mar 5 Rhoda Springer
Mar 12 Val Thawley
Mar 19 Bonnie Beiber
Mar 26 Rhoda Springer
Apr 2 Val Thawley
Apr 9 Doug Mark
Apr 16 Mike Leonzio
Apr 23 Rhoda Springer
Apr 30 Val Thawley
May 7 Mike Leonzio
May 14 Rhoda Springer
May 21 Val Thawley
May 28 Mike Leonzio
Jun 4 Rhoda Springer
Jun 11 Val Thawley
Jun 18 Mike Leonzio
Jun 25 Rhoda Springer


Class meets Thursdays from 7:30pm - 8:30pm

This is a drop-in class.  There is no pre-registration. Check the website and phone message for availability in questionable weather.

Handling class is a per night fee of $15 non-member and $10 member.


  • Sessions Start
    January 9, 2020 - October 29, 2020
    7:30 pm - 8:30 pm


2035 Sunset Lake Rd, Newark, Delaware, 19702, United States