Events

Events at The Dog House, Worcester:

   

email admin@thedoghouseworcester.co.uk for course dates

No More Knots - NEW dates coming soon - see below

Puppy socialization course dates coming soon - see below

Weekly Sessions/Courses

Ringcraft Classes (dog show training)

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Ringcraft (Dog Show Training)

This is a good definition of ringcraft training, copied from the UK Kennel Club's website: "A great deal of time and effort goes into presenting a dog for exhibition at a show and even getting your dog to perform in the ring is a lot harder than it looks. A dog that only wants to slouch in the corner, or ambles around the ring ungracefully will not impress the judge. It is important that you learn how to present your dog in the show ring to show off all its finer points.

This can be very difficult to achieve; the dog has got to want to show off for its owner or handler in the show ring and you must work hard together to build this rapport. The people who run Ringcraft clubs have a great deal of experience in the 'show scene' and will be able to show you all the techniques to get the best out of your dog."

Ringcraft classes at The Dog House are run by Dawn Inett who is an International Championship show judge of Cairn Terriers. Dawn has judged Speciality championships in USA, Canada, Scandinavia and all over Europe. Dawn is also approved to judge Hungarian Pumis and Australian Terriers. 

Ringcraft classes run weekly and are prebookable on a 4 weekly basis for only £12

If you are interested in booking a place then please contact Dawn or Julie on 01905 452078

Puppy Foundation Training Course

Puppy Foundation Training Course

With the Good Citizen Dog Scheme

 

At The Dog House, Worcester

 

ü  No more than puppies on each course

ü  receive quality training and information

ü  9 week course

ü  ONLY £65

 

Covering:

Ø  Socialisation (noise, people and other dogs)

Ø  Sit, down and stay training

Ø  Learning how to communicate with your puppy by understanding dog body language

Ø  Nutrition

Ø  Walking on lead and recall training

 

Start date Saturday 29th September,  from 12.30 – 1.30

 

For more information:

admin@thedoghouseworcester.co.uk

01905452078

No More Knots! Grooming course

Is brushing your dog a battle?
Would you like grooming time to be more fun?
Why not join one of our No More Knots courses?

What’s involved:

  • 3 x 1 hr sessions including FREE play time in The Play Den!
  • No more than 3 dogs per course – everyone receives quality time!
  • ONLY £25 per dog

Together we focus on:

  1. How to hold your dog
  2. Grooming equipment
  3. How to deal with nails, ears & bums
  4. Breed traits
  5. Nutrition, coat and skin

Next courses start on:

  • Baby Puppies – under 6 mths 24th February and 14th April
  • Older Dogs – over 6 mths 3rd February and 17th March

All courses are Saturday’s, 12.30 – 1.30 and run for 3 consecutive weeks

Course participants also receive 50% off their first full groom

 TO BOOK YOUR PLACE call or ring Dawn 01905 452 078