AKC Rally will be adding new signs and additional classes starting on November 1, 2017
Here is an opportunity for you and your dog to prepare for those upcoming changes.
We will be offering 2 separate workshops
NOVICE, INTERMEDIATE, ADVANCED
(June 29th / July 6th, 11th, 27th) at 6pm
We will be taking applications for the August workshop at a later date.
(August 3rd, 10th, 24th, 31st / September 7th) at 6pm
FREE TO OUR MEMBERS / $25 FOR NON-MEMBERS
Contact Nancy for an application
CGC Test - August 17
FVDTC's own Terry Vaira will serve as evaluator for our next Canine Good Citizen Test, to be held at the Kane County Fairgrounds, 7:00pm on August 17. CGC is designed to recognize dogs who demonstrate good manners at home and in public. Dogs that pass the 10-step test will receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club.
If you are interested, register now!
Members: We need 4-5 volunteers the night of the August 17 test. You can earn work credits for helping. Please contact Cris Ballenger
For general information from the AKC on the CGC requirements and program, visit: http://www.akc.org/dog-owners/training/canine-good-citizen/
Tracking Test 2017
It's that time again! FVDTC will hold its annual tracking test at Burnidge Forest Preserve in Elgin on Sunday, September 10.
For more information, download the premium list, or contact Ingrid Hamburger.
FVDTC Members: Ingrid needs you to volunteer. For most jobs, no experience is necessary; we're happy to train you.
FVDTC Fall Agility Trial
Fox Valley Dog Training is proud to host the 2017 Fall Agility Trial, September 16-17 at:
West Dundee Field House
(aka LifeZone 360)
999 West Main Street
West Dundee, IL 60118
Get your Premium List and enter soon. Contact Cathy Fleury for more details.
OFA Eye Exam
To be performed the evening of October 5th, 2017 at the Fox Valley Dog Training Club during training. Located at the Kane County Fairgrounds. Exact times will be determined once we know how many dogs sign up.
Denise M Lindley DVM, of Animal Eye Consultants, will be performing OFA eye exams. The cost is $31 per dog.
You must pre pay to reserve your spot. Send payment, made payable to Animal Eye Consultants, to:
6N275 Brierwood Dr
St Charles, IL 60175
** Also include the preferred time that you would like for your exam/exams. You need to arrive half an hour before your exam time in order to get eye drops in to dilate your dog’s eyes.
Contact Wendy Waddick for more details