2024 Training Classes for Session 5 is open – registration closes 7/25 at 4 PM

Any special dates will be in the individual class information and registration page

Once full registration for a class will close, for all classes that are not sold out.

Please note classes offered may be cancelled if the minimum numbers of students is not reached. You will be notified if this occurs and payment would be refunded or apply to another class.  Classes requiring a pre-requisite that have not taken classes with WKC may be accepted with instructor approval. 

Puppy - Beginners

  • Age Requirement limited to puppies between 10 weeks old - 5 months old at the start of class            
  • Class length:  45 minute class meeting for 6 weeks
  • Day and Time:   Tuesday 5:30 - 6:15pm
  • Instructor: Betsy Helm

Begins July 30, 2024 5:30 pm

AKC STAR Puppy Program

  • Age Requirement:  limited to puppies between 5 months & 8 months old at the start of class
  • Prerequisite: successfully completed Puppy - Beginners class
  • Class length: 45 minute class meeting for 6 weeks
  • Day and Time:  Tuesday 6:30 - 7:15pm
  • Instructor: Betsy Helm
 

Begins July 30, 2024 6:30 pm

Family Pet Manners - Level 1

  • Age Requirement:  for dogs over 5 months at the start of class
  • Class length: 1 hour class meeting for 6 weeks
  • Day and Time: Thursday 6:15 - 7:15 pm
  • Instructor: Amy Lasarko
 

Begins August 1, 2024 6:15 pm

Novice Ring Readiness

Prerequisite: completion of Foundation Skills for Dog Performance Sports or permission of instructor. Class length: 1 hour class Day and Time: Wednesdays, 7:30 - 8:30 pm Instructor: Chris Allen

Begins July 31, 2024 7:30 pm

Competition Obedience

Day and Time: Wednesday 4:15 - 5:15 PM Age or requirements:  dog must have minimum of one class in obedience or instructor’s approval.  Handler must want to do obedience competition. Instructor: Linda Miller

Begins July 31, 2024 4:15 pm

Open Obedience

This class introduces the exercises needed for the Companion Dog Excellent (CDX) and Graduate Novice (GN) classes
Prerequisite: permission of instructor
Instructor: Chris Allen
Time: Wednesdays, 6:30 - 7:30

Begins July 31, 2024 6:30 pm

Utility Obedience

Description: Building on skills taught in the Foundation/Intro, Novice, and Open Competition Obedience classes Prerequisite: permission of instructor Instructor: Chris Allen Time: Wednesdays, 5:30 - 6:30

Begins July 31, 2024 6:30 pm

Rally

  • Class length: 1 hour class meeting for 6 weeks
  • Day and Time: Friday 7:00 - 8:00 pm
  • Instructor: Chris Irvine

Begins August 2, 2024 7:00 pm

Advanced/Excellent Rally

  • Prerequisite: Priority will be given to dog and handler teams who have an AKC RN or RI title and are competing; for others, permission of instructor is required after evaluation
  • Class length: 1 hour class meeting for 6 weeks
  • Day and Time: Mondays 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Instructors: Brenda Lemon and Amy Lasarko

Begins July 29, 2024 5:00 pm

Beginner Scent Work - Level 2

Dogs will start learning the joy of using their noses to source specific odors while handlers begin learning to read their dog's behaviors.

  • Monday at 6:15 - 7:15 pm
  • Prerequisite Level 1 (Session 1)
Instructor: Sue Schneider

Begins July 29, 2024 6:30 pm

Advanced Scent Work

Train your dog to locate a scent and communicate to the handler that the scent has been found.

  • Monday at 7:30 - 8:30 pm
Instructor: Sue Schneider

Begins July 29, 2024 7:30 pm

Competition Show Handling 2024

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. Class closes at NOON on the day of the class

Begins June 27, 2024 7:30 pm

Show & Go - Obedience July 2024

Show & Go - Obedience

  • Saturday, July 13th, 2024
  • Novice, Open, and Utility
  • Cost $12 per run
  • Registrations close July 6 at Noon or when full
  • Select your run time from the list of available timeslots (it will be marked "sold out" once the slot is filled)
 

Begins July 13, 2024 8:00 am