General Club Meetings
are held the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 7:00 PM
are usually held the last Tuesday of the month
Locations vary - please contact us or check our Facebook page if interested in attending!
Dog and Puppy Training Classes
2023 Classes are Complete - Sessions will Resume in Spring 2024
Obedience, Rally & Conformation classes generally run from four to six weeks and are held Wednesday nights at 7:00 PM. Pre-registration is required for all classes except conformation. Beginning obedience and puppy kindergarten six-week sessions are $95 and include a leash & collar. All other six-week sessions (that do not include equipment) are $75. Four-week beginning and puppy sessions with equipment are $70 and all other classes are $50 without equipment. Conformation classes are offered on a “drop in” basis, at $5 per class.
The minimum age for handling a dog or puppy in class is 12 years, and all handlers under 16 years must have a parent or guardian present during the class.
Classes are held at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds (100 Placerville Dr ) in Placerville or Shingle Springs Community Center Soccer Field (4440 South Shingle Rd). Locations vary by session so check your session carefully. Click Here for Locations and Directions.
For more information call Cathy Keeler at (530) 622-6909.
Click Here to Register for Upcoming Classes
To get the most out of your training class experience, we recommend reading this article by the Whole Dog Journal: https://www.whole-dog-journal.com/training/tips-for-group-dog-obedience-training/
We are so excited to finally be able to offer online registration for our training classes!
Online registration for other events such as Rattlesnake Avoidance Training will be coming soon!
Club members decided to donate the proceeds of our AKC Show Opportunity Drawing from this year's shows to four local organizations. They are Foothill Dog Rescue, Animal Outreach of the Mother Lode, El Dorado County Sheriff's Association and El Dorado Search and Rescue.