Nose Work 1 and Nose Work 2 trial scheduled for May 13 and 14, 2017

Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County has been approved to host one day each of NW1 & NW2 trials. When: May 13th & 14th, 2017 Where: St. Lucie County Fairgrounds and Equestrian Center – 15601 West Midway Rd., Fort Pierce, FL Please Note: It is not appropriate to visit the trial location prior to … Read moreNose Work 1 and Nose Work 2 trial scheduled for May 13 and 14, 2017

Thank you after UKC nose work match

Thanks to everyone from me, Judy McPartland, and Lauren Walsh for their help with our UKC Nose Work Match. We offered two trials on Saturday, December 10, with 65 completed P/T, Interior, and Container runs. Congratulations to everyone who participated, especially our High in Trial winners, Kathy Albasini (Trial 1) with Cassidy and Lauren Walsh … Read moreThank you after UKC nose work match

Odor Recognition Test

Are you ready to see how well your dog uses its nose? Have you been training a target odor for competition? Want to know more about nose work competitions? Read on. Canine Nose work Competition The National Association of Canine Scent Work (NACSW) is the founding body for nose work in the United States. The … Read moreOdor Recognition Test

Tracking practice on June 18

Tracking practice will take place on  Thursday, June 18th, from 6-8:00 pm. Location: Okeeheelee Park north side Limit 8 dogs Instructors: Jane Craig and Fran Smith For handlers who have attended an Intro to Tracking class or have tracking experience. Members $5 / Non-members $10 For more information, contact Jane Craig at [email protected] >

Barn Hunt Trials June 20-21 at OTCPBC

Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County will be holding four Barn Hunt trials June 20-21. The judge is Darla Lacey. Our address is 1250 Gateway Road, Lake Park, FL 33403. The trials will be indoors and air conditioned. The premium is available here: Trials & Seminars  

Member Dog Profile: Flint

Flint’s registered name is Tudorose Light My Fire  CD BN JH WCX UWC. Owned and loved by member Joann Smith, he is a 2-year-old Standard Poodle. This photo is of Flint at the Poodle Club of America National Specialty 2015. Joann says, “Flint is an awesome young dog with lots of exciting, fun adventures ahead of him.”

Urban CGC Test Items

1 – Exit/enter doorway with no pulling in dog-friendly buildings. Exit building to start test, additional Public buildings items are below. 2 – Walk through a crowd on a busy urban sidewalk. People come toward the dog from 1-ft. away Tolerate distractions (people wearing hats, coats, men, women, etc). 3 – Appropriate reaction to city … Read moreUrban CGC Test Items