Two Agility classes added to Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County roster

Two introductory Agility classes have been added to the classes taught in March at Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County. Both start on Monday, March 11 @ 6:30  and 7:30 pm. Agility Focus Foundation This class strengthens your dog’s on-leash obedience skills like Sit, Stay, Down/Sphinx Down and Come When Called, Restrained and Distraction Recalls. … Read more Two Agility classes added to Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County roster

Ribbon cutting scheduled for new building

Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County is hosting a ribbon cutting at 9:00 am on February 25th to celebrate the opening of its new building at 1250 Gateway Road, Lake Park. One of the oldest dog obedience clubs in Florida, OTCPBC was founded in 1953. A not-for-profit licensed by the American Kennel Club and … Read more Ribbon cutting scheduled for new building

Thank you from Betty Gansky on 2013 agility trial

I couldn’t go to bed tonight without thanking all of you from the bottom of my heart in making OTCPBC’s Agility trial this year a huge success! I really “bit the bullet” this year by going out on a very long limb to put on a 2 1/2 day, 2 judge trial. I’d like to … Read more Thank you from Betty Gansky on 2013 agility trial

Beyond the Basics: Introduction to Dog Show Competition

Update: This class is FULL. Please inquire about our Level Three Obedience and Drill classes at otcpbc@gmail.com. Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County is proud to announce that Lieselotte Hookey will be teaching Beyond the Basics: Introduction to Dog Show Competition. This class uses motivational and play-training methods to prepare graduates of our Level One and … Read more Beyond the Basics: Introduction to Dog Show Competition

New Obedience Level One class announced

Our next Level One Basic Obedience class will take place as follows: Date: March 5, Tuesday nights, 7 pm Duration: 8 weeks Cost: $100 nonmembers/$80 members Location: 1250 Gateway Road, Lake Park FL Instructor: Charlotte Czermann

Tracking and Obedience directors named

Bob Millar has announced the tracking and obedience directors for Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County for 2013: In a meeting last night the board approved my selections for Tracking Director and Obedience Director. Fran Smith and Barbie Keough will be Directors for the club in 2013. They are responsible for developing their programs by training … Read more Tracking and Obedience directors named

Mats go down for the first time at OTCPBC in Lake Park

There’s something special about the mats going down for the first time, whether it’s at a new facility or just before a show. From President Bob Millar on this special day for us: I need to thank the following who helped with ring set up yesterday: * Joe and Diane Walak * Patti Roberts * … Read more Mats go down for the first time at OTCPBC in Lake Park

Nose Games seminar at Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County

Today was the first day of a Nose Games seminar at Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County. Participants and their dogs learned the foundation work for explosives detection and otther scent discrimination. It all starts with a scent, a box, and a reward. Grateful appreciation to Karin Vermeegen for leading this seminar and growing … Read more Nose Games seminar at Obedience Training Club of Palm Beach County