obedience training

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obedience training

a standardized program of training for dogs calculated to give owners mastery of their dogs at all times. The grades of increasing excellence vary between countries. A popular grading is Companion Dog, Companion Dog Excellent, Utility Dog and Tracking Dog.
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Dog owners and their pets are invited along to enjoy a day of activities including a dog show with categories for best handler, a dog agility course and a dog obedience display team.
Josh Stolarz, 15, of Cottage Grove and his 6-year-old Siberian husky, Solo, took first-place in the dog obedience competition and runner-up in the showmanship contest.
A nationally recognized German shepherd dog breeder, she is founder of the German Shepherd Club of Eugene and is an honorary member of the Emerald Dog Obedience Club.
City-born Mr Pykett, who lived in Beake Avenue, Whitmore Park, competed in dog obedience classes at Cruft's and went on to become a judge.
Rounding out the activities will be low-cost pet vaccinations, dog obedience demonstrations and pet adoptions from several animal rescue organizations.
Pet Tricks, dog obedience information and low cost vaccination information will be available throughout the weekend.
Events include face painting, a bouncy castle, walks, coracle making and dog obedience demonstrations.
Pushing for the regulation change is a group called Deer Recovery of Pennsylvania, founded by Andy Bensing, a Reading dog obedience trainer and licensed tracker.
Nearly two years after seeing the "little waif of a girl" in tears, Blas ran into her recently at a dog obedience class.
More than 100 special events, from brass band concerts and treasure hunts to kite flying and dog obedience shows, have been arranged in Coventry's parks.
As the weather improved, show number 236 had all sorts in store for families as it got under way at 9am, from popular competitions including dog obedience and horse classes to the Jez Avery Stunt Show whose motorcycle feats stunned onlookers.
In her spare time, Ellen enjoys dog obedience, fiber arts such as knitting and crocheting, and reading.