Oriole Instructor Terry Herman is now offering one-hour privates and semi-privates running from 9am – 2:30pm on Mondays and Wednesdays. Privates can be tailored to deal with particular problems or challenges or aimed at improving teamwork and handling in general. All level dog and handler teams are welcome. It’s also possible to share an hour with a friend working at the same level or dealing with the same issues.
On-line registration will add your name to the list provided to the instructor. *The instructor will email available dates and times to those who’ve registered and do her best to schedule based on the dates and times requested. First priority goes to Oriole Contributing Members, followed by Members and then Non-Members. Money to be collected the day of the lesson. Discounts for current Oriole agility instructors. Oriole Lifetime Members must pay fees.
As with all Oriole classes, all class fees go to the club.
Available hours on Mondays and Wednesdays:
9am-10am, 10:30-11:30am, 12-1:00pm, 1:30-2:30pm.
Contributing & Lifetime Members – $80 • Members – $90 • Non-Members – $100
To register for private lessons, click here: [EL AG540] Privates
***If you are currently on Terry Herman’s email list for privates,
you do not need to re-register. You do, however, need to review and sign the COVID statement and waiver within 24 hours of each visit.
The COVID statement must be signed online or on arrival before each lesson. To view our COVID policy and sign the waiver electronically, go to this webpage:
Unfortunately, we must cancel the Rosanne DeMascio Wesemann seminars scheduled for March 14-15. Refunds will be given to those registered. Questions can be directed to Sheila Mehring at ODTCSeminars@aol.com.
Oriole is pleased to welcome Roseanne DeMascio Wesemann for a weekend of agility skills training seminars on March 14-15, 2020. For more information, visit our Seminars and Workshops page.
Join us on March 1, 2020 for a seminar on the obedience program provided by Companion Dog Sports Program (CDSP). The seminar will be presented by CDSP Judge Marguerite Plank.
Registration opens for ODTC Members on Tuesday, Jan 21 and non members on Jan 23.
For more information or to register, visit our Seminars and Workshops page.
Our Friday night agility run-thrus are on for February and March on the following dates:
- Feb 7
- Feb 28
- Mar 6
- Mar 13
Monday morning run-thrus are also available on these dates:
- Jan 20
- Jan 27
- Feb 3
- Feb 10
- Feb 17
- Feb 24
- Mar 2
- Mar 9
Details for both are available on the run-thru information page.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Our NADAC trial is accepting day-of-show entries ($15 per run)! The trial is being held at our facility in Halethorpe, MD. The premium can be found on our NADAC trial information page.
The premium for ODTC’s December 6-8 AKC agility trial at the Frederick Indoor Sports Center in Frederick, MD is available and entries are now being accepted. You can find the premium on our AKC Agility Trial Information page. Entries close on Nov 22, 2019.
Oriole wants to thank Rebecca Thrift for a wonderful three days of instruction during the OMD seminars this past weekend! Great reviews from attendees, and the puppies, young dogs and people new to OMD did fantastic! We have tons of great things to practice now :-). Becca is back in December – the working spots are full, but there is lots to learn from auditing too!
Check out this nice article on the USDAA website about our club members’ experiences at a recent trial held by Oriole/Artful Dodgers!
Entries are now open for the Artful Dodgers November 2-3 NADAC trial.
The premium can be found here and on nadac.com.
We will be offering Intro level in all of our regular jumping classes. These are shorter courses great baby/green dogs and older/semiretired dogs.
We will also be offering the new Gamblers class each day.
In addition, NADAC now allows training with a toy in the ring at the Intro and Novice level (see details on the nadac.com website).
We invite you all to come join us for some fun and fast courses!