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Upcoming Agility Trials

Premium lists are available for the Oriole/Artful Dodgers upcoming Jan 24-26 AKC Agility trial (closes on Jan 10) and Feb 1-2 USDAA Agility trial (closes on Jan 22).

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Our January AKC agility trial is held indoors in conjunction with the World of Pets Expo held at the Timonium Fairgrounds and offers the opportunity to display your agility skills to the public and enjoy the shopping opportunities at the Expo.

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Our USDAA agility trial is held indoors at our training building and offers a range of titling classes for all levels, qualification rounds into the regional and national tournaments for experienced exhibitors and dogs,  and introductory level classes for dogs new to the sport.

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Spectators are welcome at both events.   Admission to the AKC agility trial is part of the admission fee charged for the World of Pets Expo.  No admission is charged for agility events held at our training building.

Introducing Two Obedience Workshops Instructed by Louise Griffin!

Instructional Novice Run Through Workshop &
Instructional Open/Utility Run Through Workshop

Instructional Novice Run Through Workshop

Dates: November 20, 27, December 4, 11 (4 consecutive weeks)

Time: 9:00-10:00 am

Obedience Rings 1 and 2

6 – max participants 

Workshop Fee:  Members – $35  Non-Members – $40

This workshop is for those trainers who need additional ring time and instruction to successfully compete in Novice while also preparing their dogs for the competition ring.

Prerequisites:  1) Participants should be familiar with all the Novice class exercises. All others must receive approval from the instructor before registering for this workshop.  Note:  All participants must be ready to start at 9:00am.

Register here: Instructional Novice Run Through Workshop

 

Instructional Open/Utility Run Through Workshop

Dates: November 20, 27, December 4, 11 (4 consecutive weeks)

Time: 10:00-11:30 am

Obedience Rings 1 and 2

8 – max participants

Workshop Fee:  Members – $35  Non-Members – $40

This workshop is for those trainers who need additional ring time and instruction to successfully compete in Open/Utility while also preparing their dogs for the competition ring.

Prerequisites:  1) Participants dog should be about to compete or currently competing in the Open class at obedience trials.  2) Participants should be familiar with all the Open/Utility class exercises. All others must receive approval from the instructor before registering for this workshop.  Note:  All participants must be ready to start at 10:00 am.

Register here: Instructional Open/Utility Run Through Workshop


E-mail questions regarding the workshops to Sue Carlton at: trainrotts@hotmail.com

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. https://orioledogclub.org/house-rules/