Courses ranging from Puppy Preschool to Graduate 301 Obedience. Something for every dog at every age and skill level based on positive reinforcement training in a group setting. We will teach you how to teach your dog to be a well behaved member of your family. Classes are held indoors. Click here for more info.
Obedience competition is a great opportunity for you and your dog to work as a highly-tuned team. Accuracy and precision are essential as well as the natural movement of the handler and the willingness and enjoyment of the dog. Whether the goal is to train to compete or further build on your dog’s confidence and skills, this sport will provide physical and mental exercise while being fun and challenging. We offer all three levels, Novice, Open and Utility. Our skilled instructor can take you and your dog from Novice to Utility and beyond. Our classes are designed to provide you with the tools you need to learn your exercises, achieve your goals and perfect your performance while enjoying time with your dog.Classes are held indoors. Click here for more info.
Conformation Ring Training classes at the Canine Sports Center are designed to give students of all levels the skills they need to present a dog at its full potential in breed conformation shows. Professional handlers and experienced owner/breeder/handlers teach our classes. Students are taught proper pre-ring procedures, ring procedures, etiquette, dress, as well as how to train their dog for the best performance in the ring. Dog training includes getting the dog comfortable with the ring experience, proper stacking, gaiting, and free-baiting. Other topics covered are preventing unwanted behaviors in the ring, proofing the stacks, and tricks of the handling trade. Our classes also accommodate junior handlers. Click here for more info.
In addition to our core classes, we also offer courses in Nose Work, Canine Good Citizen and testing, private training and behavioral consultations. We are continually expanding our programs to keep our curriculum at the cutting edge. Click here for more info.
Sara Gregware is a professional handler, AKC registered and a member of the Professional Handlers Association, with a reputation for having a special talent for exhibiting dogs. To date, Sara has championed over 100 dogs. She is a multi-Best in Show handler and is credited with having multiple group winners and group placements. Click here for more info.