Novice Obedience

Class Description:

This class builds upon the basic skills learned in the CGC Prep Class. We introduce more precision, better handling skills, while adding new elements such as: finishes. Stand for exam. Figure eights and added mild distractions. This class is for the pet owner that wants to learn more and have better control on their pet as well as those thing about Obedience or Rally competition. Skills required to pass the AKC Community Canine Good Citizen Test. (CGC-A) are included.

Pre-requisites:

Completion of CGC Prep (CGC certificate not required) or equivalent. Dog and handler should be familiar with the concept of CONTROLLED HEELING. Proof of DAPP and Rabies are required to attend class. Bring proof of vaccinations to the 1st class for LCC, send with registration for ARF. We recommend all dogs have Bordetella vaccine (Kennel Cough).

Class Location:

Lafayette Community Center (LCC) -- 500 St. Mary's Rd, Lafayette.

Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) - 2890 Mitchell Dr, Walnut Creek

Minimum/Maximum Number of Students:

The minimum and maximum number of students at each class is determined by the location and the class format. Classes will be cancelled if the minimum number of students is not met.

Registration:

LCC registration is through the City of Lafayette Recreation website. In order to register, you must first create an account.


ARF Registration is via MDDTC paper Registration Form which must be mailed to the address indicated on the form.

Up Coming Classes:

Start Date:

Mon - 10/24/22

Trainer:

Cindy Lee

Start Time:

7:15 PM

# of Weeks:

7

Location:

ARF

Class Fee:

$175

Min/Max # Students:

6/12

No Classes on these dates:

11/21/22

Class is Full

Start Date:

Sat - 10/29/22

Trainer:

Sue Cone

Start Time:

11:30 AM

# of Weeks:

7

Location:

LCC

Class Fee:

$179

Min/Max # Students:

6/12

No Classes on these dates:

11/26/22