Dog Training Classes Begin In June At Obedience Club Of Chattanooga

Friday, May 23, 2014

The Obedience Club of Chattanooga, 4 miles south of Chattanooga on Highway 193 in Flintstone, GA, will hold registration for obedience, rally, and agility classes for puppies and dogs on Sunday, June 1, from 1-3 p.m.

Canine Good Citizen Advanced is a brand new class.  They are also offering a Therapy Dog class and new agility classes for fun and exercise.

Bring a copy of shot records to registration. During registration, various OCC dog/handler teams will present training demonstrations.

Classes begin on Monday night, June 2. For more information, visit their website at chattanoogaobedienceclub.org or call 423 517-1448.


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