2018 Dog Training Classes

COGRC Training Center
8170 North Noble Dr. Suite B
Edmond OK, 73034


 
The Central Oklahoma Golden Retriever Club has provided training classes for dog owners for over 30 years in the Oklahoma City Metro Area.  These highly effective training classes are now located at the COGRC Training Center in Edmond Oklahoma.

COGRC instructors collectively have over 100 years of experience and expertise with a variety of dog breeds.   All instructors are experienced pet owners and are currently participating in dog activities including,  AKC Obedience, Rally, Therapy, Conformation, Hunt Tests and daily life with our dogs.

Our training uses positive reinforcement and balanced dog training techniques and instructors participate in continuing education to keep up with best practice, that gives our students information and techniques to effectively train their dogs and improve the canine-human relationship.




 
Class Descriptions, Cost and Available Times:

Students may submit online enrollment. 
 
PAYMENT MUST BE MADE ON DAY OF THE FIRST CLASS!  
 
COGRC reserves the right to adjust class schedule based number of participants, weather events and club priorities with notice.  

Monday Evening Classes

Puppy Kindergarten:  Cost:  $125   Schedule:  Monday Evenings 6:30-7:15 pm   

Learn the basics of puppy behavior, training, care and how to approach the critical periods in a puppy's life.  
First night of class is orientation: Do not bring your dog on that night! 

Beginning Obedience:
Cost:  $125   Schedule:  Monday Evenings 6:30-7:15 pm    
Learn how to train your dog!  This class covers learning theory, how to avoid potentially dangerous situations when at home and in the community with your dog.  You will learn why your dog does certain behaviors, basic manners and  how to develop a responsible and rewarding relationship with your dog.  
First night of class is orientation:  Do not bring your dog on that night!

Intermediate: 
Cost:  $125  Schedule:  Monday Evenings 6:30-7:15 pm    
Teach your dog to reliably perform behaviors in difficult situations.  This class focuses on helping the handler (dog owner) and the dog work together.  Learn how to teach your dog to behave in public, greeting other dogs, perform basic commands with distractions and potential activities you can do with your dog.  Students have the option of testing for the Canine Good Citizenship (CGC) Certificate upon completion of the class. CGC Certification is required for most Therapy Dog programs.  

Advanced Obedience: Cost:  $125   Schedule:  Monday Evenings 7:30 -8:15 pm    
Teams begin to work toward precision with an emphasis on activities that require the dog to ignore distractions and focus on working with their owner.  Introduction into dog sports, attention heel work and other skills that enhance fun activities for owners and their dogs.  
 
 
 
 
Competition Obedience Classes

Competition Heeling/Novice:  Cost $125  Tuesday Evenings 6:30 to 7:15 pm
COGRC trained teams are known for precision attention heeling.  This class will provide information and training to participate in AKC Obedience trials, a fun and rewarding activity for dogs and their owners.  

Competition Open/Utility Class:  Cost $125  Tuesday Evenings 7:30 to 8:15 pm
Teams that advance from the Novice level learn how to train and show their dogs in AKC Open and Utility classes.  Tips and information from entry to earning that ribbon are covered.   





Use the online registration form below or print and bring to the first class.   Have questions?  Please contact our Training Director, Sheila Sliger at 405-326-1894