Membership Meeting

To fulfill membership requirements, members must attend two (2) meetings per year.  Membership year is March to February.
All members are encouraged to attend as many meetings as possible, in order to stay informed to club business and vote on changes.

Membership Meetings are held at the Club and the scheduled as follows:

Saturday, January 19, 2019 – 6pm (elections of Executive Board will follow immediately)
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 – 6:30pm
Wednesday, May 22, 2019 – 6:30pm
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 – 6:30pm
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 – 6:30pm
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 – 6:30pm

2019 Public Class Schedule

!NEW! ORIENTATION SAME NIGHT AS REGISTRATION!!!

Orientation will immediately follow class registration on the scheduled nights for each Session listed below.  Registration will start at 6pm and Orientation will follow at approximately 6:40.  You must attend Orientation if you have never taken a class with us before!  Even if you have taken classes with us in the past, we encourage you to stay for Orientation. The information provided during Orientation is what used to be presented first night of class in the past.  This information includes options for training tools (collars & leashes), “housekeeping” rules, being prepared first night of class, guidelines, goals and expectations. 

~subject to change~

IMPORTANT! PLEASE READ!

CLASS APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED IN PERSON ONLY * ON THE NIGHT OF REGISTRATION.
WE DO NOT ACCEPT REGISTRATIONS BY PHONE, MAIL, OR ONLINE

*If you are unable to attend registration night in person, please send your completed paperwork (see below) and payment with anyone – friend, relative, neighbor – as we cannot accept pre-registration for any classes except Agility or classes otherwise noted.

  1. Payment by exact cash or check made out to POTC – No credit or debit cards accepted
  2. Do not bring your dog to Registration
  3. Bring completed Class Application, Liability Waiver, and your dog’s current vaccination records on Registration Night. New forms will be posted soon
  4. Required vaccinations include: Parvo, Distemper, and Rabies – all required puppy vaccinations – rabies not required if puppy is too young.
  5. Classes are group sessions and group size is limited. We do not offer personal, in-home training or “board & train” options.
  6. Read our “General Class Information” New forms will be posted soon
  7. Orientation will immediately follow registration starting at approximately 6:40.
Members Only Classes click HERE – requires password

SESSION 3 (June/July)
REGISTRATION & ORIENTATION
THURSDAY 5/30/19 at 6 PM

CLASS Duration Day of Wk Start Time Start Date Lead Instructor Class Fee
Puppy 8wks Monday 5pm 6/3/19 Cook $105
Puppy 8wks Monday 6pm 6/3/19 Hinderliter $105
Puppy 8wks Thursday 6pm 6/6/19 TBA $105
Manners 8wks Monday 6pm 6/3/19 Mooney $105
Manners 8wks Thursday 5pm 6/6/19 Owen $105
Manners 8wks Thursday 7pm 6/6/19 Owen $105
Obedience 1 8wks Monday 7pm 6/3/19 Vanderheiden $105
Obedience 1 8wks Thursday 7pm 6/6/19 Carter $105
Obedience 2 8wks Monday 5pm 6/3/19   $105
Obedience 2 8wks Thursday 5pm 6/6/19   $105
Musical Rally 8wks Monday 7pm 6/3/19 Headings/Gullickson $105
K9 Freestyle 8wks Thursday 8pm 6/6/19 Norton $105
Tricks!  8wks Monday 8pm  6/3/19 Wolf $105
             

CONFORMATION (ongoing)

Conformation Class is Wednesdays @ 4pm. 
Contact Debbie Swearinger for more info at debbieswearinger@yahoo.com
  • Non-members $10 per class – exact cash or check – we have no $ onsite to make change.
  • Members no cost.
  • No registration – walk ins welcome.
  • Dog must be properly vaccinated.
  • Waiver must be signed by non-members.

 

AGILITY

YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER AND ATTEND TESTING NIGHT for Beginner Agility ONLY- NO WALK-INS ACCEPTED to ANY Agility Class*

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED at webmaster@potcdogs.com
PRE-REQUISITES:

  • Fundamental Commands & Basic Jump Grids do not require previous Classes, but must be well behaved and know basic obedience
  • Beginner Agility dogs must successfully complete Obedience I Class
  • Intermediate Agility dogs must successfully complete Beginner Agility Class
  • Dog must be at least 1 year old

SESSION 3 (June/July)

See Class Descriptions: here

Class Duration Day of Wk Start time Start Date Lead Instructor IMPORTANT!
             
             
Beginner Agility 8wks Tuesday 6pm 6/4/19 Teegardin

Must preregister at webmaster@potcdogs.com
Pretest required on  5/28/19 @ 6pm

 

Intermediate Agility 8wks Tuesday 7pm 6/4/19 Teegardin Must preregister at webmaster@potcdogs.com
No pretest

 

Membership Information

An individual seeking membership to POTC must first complete a POTC Beginner’s Obedience or Agility Class at the cost of $105. Once the class is completed, an individual may then join POTC and the following annual costs apply.

SINGLE MEMBERSHIP

$95.00 per year. ONE person. ONE dog in training.

FAMILY MEMBERSHIP

$105.00 per year. ONE or more persons and TWO or more dogs in training. ‘Family’ is considered ‘All persons living at the same address and economically dependent upon the head of the household or each other.’

JUNIOR HANDLER

Children under 18 must have a ‘Family Membership’ in the name of one or both of their parents or guardians.

ASSOCIATE MEMBER

For individuals or families wishing to maintain a club membership but NOT train a dog at this time.
Associate Membership – $55.00

Membership Fees are due April 1 of each year to the Treasurer.

AS A POTC MEMBER

All members must attend at least 2 membership meetings per year and help with a class, trial or other club business in order to maintain membership.  These “service hours” must equal at least 16 hours per year.  Membership year is March through February.

Members must own or co-own the dog in training.
Members cannot train a dog belonging to a non-member unless class fee is paid in full.
Members can train another member’s dog.

A POTC membership entitles members to attend all classes at no additional charge.
POTC offers “Members Only” classes, which are not offered to the public and are more advanced than public-offered courses.
Members may train their dogs during a scheduled Beginners Class if ring space is available and the handler is not disruptive to the class in progress.

Click here to download membership application *new application coming soon

Click here to download liability waiver