"AN INTRODUCTION TO RETRIEVER TRAINING"
AN INTRODUCTION TO RETRIEVER TRAINING TWO WORKSHOPS OF DEMONSTRATIONS AND DISCUSSIONS JANUARY 31, 2004 and FEBRUARY 21, 2004 AT PAWS ‘N EFFECT, HAMDEN, CT. Southern Berkshire Golden Retriever Club will begin the 2004 New Year by presenting 2 Days of Retriever Training, January 31 and February 21. Both sessions will be held 8:00am to 4:30pm at Paws ‘N Effect in Hamden, Ct. These workshops are designed as an introduction to retriever training for the novice handler or beginner who has a puppy or an older dog that they want to work in the field. Experienced SBGRC members will teach you how to train your dog step by step to establish the core skills of retrievers: Obedience, Steadiness, Marking, Delivery, Handling, and Lining. Instruction will also cover: Use of equipment, definition of field terms Should you use an electric collar? Drills, demonstrations, and games Definition of rules for AKC, GRCA, NAHRA trials Both these sessions are designed for the person interested in developing a working relationship with their dog in order to participate in GRCA WC/WCX tests, NAHRA, UKC or AKC hunting tests or field trials. Bring your dog and learn to work as a team through drills, exercises and games designed to teach field fundamentals! Start training this Winter INDOORS in order to be ready for the 2004 training and trial season! ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Cost per session: $40.00 SBGRC member; $50.00 non-member I would like to attend: January 31, 2004_______ February 21, 2004_______ BOTH_______ NAME:_________________________________________________________________________ ADDRESS:______________________________________________________________________ TELEPHONE #___________________________ EMAIL________________________________ Mail to: Virginia Goertz, 27 Michael Rd., Hamden, CT. 06514. For further info. email: email@example.com