Category Archives: Community Outreach

AKC CGC and Trick Dog testing

Hosted by Oriole Dog Training Club, 9 Azar Ct., Halethorpe, MD

December 2, 2019 7-9 pm

CGC Testing – Ring 1

Trick Dog Testing (Novice – Advanced) – Ring 2

AKC EvaluatorsDianne Harab and Sue Carlton

CGC:  ODTC members $15 / non-members $20 (limit 8 slots)

Trick Dog:  ODTC members $10 / non-members $15 (limit 8 slots)

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Registration online only. Please select your timeslot:

Ring 1 Ring 2
7:00 PM 7:00 PM
7:15 PM 7:15 PM
7:30 PM 7:30 PM
7:45 PM 7:45 PM
8:00 PM 8:00 PM
8:15 PM 8:15 PM
8:30 PM 8:30 PM
8:45 PM 8:45 PM

E-mail questions regarding the workshops to Sue Carlton at:

All Oriole Dog Training Club policies will be in effect, including the following:

  • There is a $5 clean-up fee for accidents that occur on the turf
  • Only non-crumbly, non-staining dog treats may be used on the field
  • Dogs are to be relieved in designated outdoor areas
  • Dogs are to be crated when not working.
  • See our web page for more information on house rules.

The Dumbbell Newsletter – June 2019

Click on the link below to view the June 2019 issue of the Oriole Dog Training Club Newsletter, The Dumbbell.  Included in the newsletter are club announcements, events, accomplishments/brags and more!

This issue also includes a link (bottom of page 1) to a short survey questionnaire, your participation and input is appreciated!

Dumbbell 2019 June

Looking for Summer Agility?!


Beginner and Intermediate Handlers – Looking for a short 4-week Agility Course for this Summer!?

What’s the difference between Jackpot, Gamblers and FAST? What is up with that table? And just what do all those letters–AKC, CPE, NADAC, USDAA–mean?

Learn more about each of the agility organizations in which Oriole holds trials and get to practice games classes for each with the four-week course this summer Getting to Know the Agility Organizations.

**Getting to Know the Agility Organizations (Tues, 6:30pm) beginning July 10**

Register here! 

Audit Only is available by clicking here Audit Only.


Seminar Opportunity – Training Weave Poles

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Oriole Dog Training Club
Tuesday, June 19, 6:30pm-8:30pm
ODTC Agility Ring

Learn how the best handlers teach weave poles from the start. World team member, nationals finalist and Incredible Dog Challenge 30-Weave finalist Terry Herman will explain the stages of weave pole training using channels with wires. Janet Gauntt, agility judge and nationals finalist with dogs who regularly rank in the top-10 nationally will demonstrate 2 by 2 weave training. This is an excellent opportunity for new handlers to learn the process of training weaves, or for handlers with weave pole issues to reevaluate training methods.

The evening will be for handlers only (no dogs unless invited for demo).
Deadline to register is Saturday, June 16.  A minimum of 6 handlers is required.

Cost:  Non-Members $10, Training Members $5, Contributing Members are FREE

Click to Register for Seminar