Events

The Dog Training Club of Dallas County holds events that are open to the public as well as club members. Below is a list of upcoming events.

See brief descriptions of common events at DTCDC.

Upcoming Events

Show ‘n’ Gos

Show ‘n’ Gos are a wonderful tool in preparing for entering the show ring, allowing gentle corrections if needed.  Show ‘n’ Gos are not judged and designed for practice and training only.

Rally Show ‘n’ Gos

Rally Show ‘n’ Gos are a wonderful tool in preparing for entering the show ring, allowing gentle corrections if needed.  Rally Show ‘n’ Gos are not judged and designed for practice and training only.

Therapy Dogs International (TDI) Testing

Therapy Dogs International, Inc. (TDI) is a volunteer organization dedicated to regulating, testing and registration of therapy dogs and their volunteer handlers for the purpose of visiting nursing homes, hospitals, other institutions and wherever else therapy dogs are needed.

AKC’s Canine Good Citizenship (CGC) Testing

CGC is a certification program that is designed to reward dogs who have good manners at home and in the community. The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club.

Upcoming Events

July Show N Go

July 15, 2017
Saturday – July 15th
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Observation mirrors & Climate Controlled
Crating space & chairs provided – drinks for sale in fridge
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Building opens at 8AM with sign-ups until 11AM
Utility begins at 8:30AM – NEW TIME!!!
Open & Novice follow at appx 10:30 AM
Fees: $6 first entry $4 second entry – same dog
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Directions: 604 Crestside Dr., Duncanville 75137 – South of [...]

CGC or CGCA Test

August 10, 2017
ARE YOU READY FOR YOUR DOG TO EARN THE CGC or CGCA TITLE?WHEN: Thursday,August 10thTIME:  6:00 pm – 9:00 pmWHERE:  DTCDCCOST:$10 for Members$20 for Non-MembersClick link below for appropriate test(s) you would like to register for.CGC     <——- Click HereCGCA  <——- Click HereFor questions, contact Robin Quintana at robinquintana@att.net

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Important Notices

Canine Influenza

The state of Texas has confirmed cases of canine influenza in a Houston suburb and at Texas A&M University.  No cases of flu have been confirmed by any of our attending students or members.  The DTCDC Board & Training Committee requests that anyone who attended an event or kenneled with a dog (vaccinated or not [...]

Next Class Session Starts June 18th 2017

Classes starts the week of June 18th 2017. Please check our Class Schedule for more information and  times. Orientation video will be available to students after registration.
Wear comfortable clothing, tennis shoes or other rubber-soled shoes.  High heels are not allowed as they can damage the surface of the training floor.  Only flat-soled shoes are allowed on the [...]