Classes

We can not accept any dogs in our classes that have dog and or people aggression.


Classes are held at our training building located at:
2075 Jennemann Lane
Arnold, MO 63010


PLEASE check our website for any cancellation of classes. We will do our best to let you know as soon as we can if a class is cancelled for any given night!


Drop In Practices
  • CONFORMATION RING READY DROP-IN PRACTICE
    Practice for experienced handlers who require a minimal amount of instruction. This will be a faster pace and dogs will be moved through the examination and movement process multiple times per session.

    Start Date: Sunday
    Time: 2:00 PM
    Cost: $10.00 (1 week(s))
    Limit: 20 dogs w/handlers
    Instructor: Small Dogs

    Start Date: Sunday
    Time: 2:45 PM
    Cost: $10.00 (1 week(s))
    Limit: 20 dogs w/handlers
    Instructor: Big Dogs


  • BEGINNER / NOVICE CONFORMATION CLASS
    This class covers handling methods, the structure of the dog, AKC rules and regulation, how to dress for the ring, judges patterns. This class is a must for a beginner handler. Dogs must be at least 4 months of age to attend. Please bring the following items to class.... Bait (preferrably small soft treats), Show lead and collar, Copy of your Breed Standard.

    Start Date: Wednesday
    Time: 5:00 PM
    Cost: $10.00 (1 week(s))
    Limit: 20 dogs w/handlers
    Instructor: Kristie Shaw

Obedience Classes
  • NOVICE OBEDIENCE CLASS
    Foundation training to achieve all Novice level exercise in accordance with AKC regulations. This class will give you the skills if you wish to continue into competition obedience and/or rally.

    Start Date: Wednesday, January 5, 2022
    Time: 7:15 PM
    Cost: $90.00 (6 week(s))
    Limit: 6 dogs w/handlers Full
    Instructor: Kristie Shaw



  • OPEN OBEDIENCE CLASS
    All Open level exercises in accordance with AKC regulations. This class is for dogs that are working in competition obedience for advanced classes.

    Prerequisite: Substantial control over the Obedience essentials is necessary. A training pair should have legs on a CD or Advanced Rally before attempting this class.

    Start Date: Thursday, January 20, 2022
    Time: 6:45 PM
    Cost: $90.00 (6 week(s))
    Limit: 6 dogs w/handlers
    Instructor: Nancy Muller

    Open and Utility combo class price is $160



  • UTILITY OBEDIENCE CLASS
    All utility level exercises in accordance with AKC regulations. This class is for dogs that want to achieve the highest level of Obedience training.

    Start Date: Thursday, January 20, 2022
    Time: 8:00 PM
    Cost: $90.00 (6 week(s))
    Limit: 6 dogs w/handlers
    Instructor: Nancy Muller

    Open and Utility combo class price is $160



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AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Classes

CGC training will enhance the bond between you and your dog. Dogs who have a solid obedience education are a joy to live with-they respond well to household routines, have good manners in the presence of people and other dogs, and they fully enjoy the company of the owner who took the time to provide training, intellectual stimulation, and a high quality life.

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Puppy Classes

  • AKC S.T.A.R. PUPPY(Socialization Training Activity Responsibility)
    The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy is an exciting new program designed to get dog owners and their puppies off to a good start. The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program is an incentive program for loving dog owners who want to take the time to take their puppies through a basic training class. This class will teach you how to best communicate with your puppy and provide an opportunity for your dog to socialize with other dogs. You will also be able to get information on all of your puppy-raising questions including housetraining, chewing, and most effective way to teach practical skills such as coming when called. AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy training is the natural lead in to the AKC Canine Good Citizen Program. ALL dogs under 1 year old are welcome to participate in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program including purebreds and mixed breeds. For additional information about this program go to the AKC's website http://www.akc.org/starpuppy.

    Start Date: Tuesday, January 4, 2022
    Time: 6:30 PM
    Cost: $90.00 (6 week(s))
    Limit: 8 dogs w/handlers Full
    Instructor: Lynn O'Keefe



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 Family Dog Classes

  • MANNERS FOR THE FAMILY DOG
    Have fun as you help your dog to become an enjoyable member of your family! Teach your dog "manners" and basic obedience skills for a happier dog and family. Learn attention, sit, down, stay, walking on a loose lead. Bring treats, 6 foot leash, proper footwear (no flipflops please).

    Start Date: Saturday, January 22, 2022
    Time: 11:00 AM
    Cost: $90.00 (6 week(s))
    Limit: 8 dogs w/handlers Full
    Instructor: Richard Green



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 Rally Classes

  • NOVICE/INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED
    Rally obedience demonstrates that the dog has been trained to behave in the home, in public places and in the presence of other dogs. The dog and handler navigate a course of signs providing instructions for the skill to be performed. The rally novice/intermediate/advanced class provides instruction needed to perform the rally signs, navigate a course, know the rally rules and regulations, and provides experience navigating a rally course. Class starts with all of the novice signs and also introduces all of the intermediate/advanced signs for those who wish to learn them.

    Prerequisite: Dog must have completed a Manners or similar class and/or a basic novice obedience class and be able to perform all basic obedience skills. WE DO NOT TEACH THE OBEDIENCE SKILLS REQUIRED TO PERFORM THE SIGNS.

    Start Date: TBA
    Time: TBA
    Cost: $90.00 (6 week(s))
    Limit: 8 dogs w/handlers
    Instructor: TBA



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Call our club phone line for any questions on classes or club information
Club Phone Line: (636) 464-2324
Classes are held at: 2075 Jenneman Lane, Arnold, MO 63010