*** Obedience Training Secretary ***
Contact Patty Rimkus at blu728@sbcglobal.net
or at 219-365-8258

Eight Classes/$100​

Monday Night Obedience Classes

Rally Obedience:  4:30-6:15 pm  
Instructor:  Brenda Bateman
Assistant:  Sharon Haddad

Drop in training every Monday night in June.  5:00-7:30 pm.  $10 per person.
One rally ring and one obedience ring.

Rally current session:  May 6, 13, & 20.  
Cost:  $45

Drop-in's are limited.  Please contact Brenda Bateman by Sunday night to reserve a spot by e-mailing batemansess@gmail.com

Rally obedience is a fun sport for dogs and handlers that may not be ready for 
formal obedience. Handlers and dogs will learn the basic obedience moves of heeling, 
come/front, right and left turns, 360's, sits, downs, and right and left finishes. 

Novice Competition Class:  6:30 - 7:20 pm 
Open/Utility Competition Class:  7:40 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Lorraine Frendling
Assistant:  Tom Garry

Current Session:   5/13 & 20
Cost: $30

 Beginner Obedience is for the handler and/or dog who are new to training. You will work on focus activities, recalls, sits, downs, stays, proper heel position. Bring a tug toy and LOTS of soft treats, cut into pea-sized portions (light colored treats, like white cheese, cheese balls, hot dogs, etc.)

(Lorraine Frendling is a founding member of Paw Power Blues Dog Club. She has been training, showing and breeding dogs since 1971. She has earned 13 Utility Dog titles on her dogs, showing in the US and Canada. She has won multiple High in Trial and High Combined awards. Her current dog, a Border Collie, has earned a Super Dog title by winning titles in obedience, rally, agility, weight pull, lure coursing, dock jumping and conformation. Lorraine is also a licensed UKC obedience judge. She has put titles on Shetland Sheepdogs, a German Shorthaired Pointer, a Golden Retriever, a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever and a Border Collie. She instructs all levels of obedience and rally and a puppy obedience/agility combined class.)

Saturday Puppy Classes

Instructors: Lorraine Frendling, Doris Wood, Tom Garry, Judy Rowe, & Shelly Gordon

Current Session:  Jan. 5, 12, & 19; Feb. 9 & 23; Mar. 2
Session two:  Mar. 9, 16, 23; Apr. 13, 20, & 27

Beginner Puppy Class Time:  9:00 - 10:00 am​

Beginner Agility Foundation Skills:  10:30-11:30 am
Instructor:  Shelly Gordon

Beginner Agility Skills:  Learn basic handling techniques while teaching your dog basic agility skills.  
Appropriate for dogs of all ages

Link to AKC Obedience Rules:  https://www.ukcdogs.com/obedience-forms-rules

Paw Power Blues Dog Club
*** Obedience Training Secretary ***
Contact Lorraine Frendling
@ 815-954-5790

Eight Classes/$120

Congratulations to our students and instructors for their accomplishments at our January 2019 Obedience/Rally trials!