Obedience makes a good dog great!
Join us this winter in one of our many C-WAGS events!Download Premium for New Years Day scent trial Download Premium for Obedience and Rally League Download Premium for February 25th Rally Trial
All events are open to all dogs of any breed – Including All Americans! Handicapped Handlers and Dogs Welcome.
Because of space constraints, entries will be limited.
Pre-entries will close Wednesday, December 27th for the New Years Day Scent Trials
Pre-entries will close Monday, January 8th for the January Rally League
Pre-entries will close Monday, February 5th for the February Obedience League
Pre-entires will close Monday, February 19th for the February Rally Trial.
Please see premiums or a Blue Ridge K-9 staff member for specific check-in and start times.
These are sanctioned events under Canine – Work And Games, LLC. For complete rules go to www.c-wags.org. This trial is indoors on rubber matting. Indoor crating space available.
Judges for these events are:
- Gwen Carr, Frederick, MD
- Randy Sutton, Fairfield, PA
- Rebecca Lawson, Boonsboro, MD
- Rebecca Menapace, Gettysburg, PA
- Judy Richardson, Waynesboro, PA
- Stephanie Morin, Frederick, MD
Gentle training emphasizing the positive
The Blue Ridge K-9 Training Center offers obedience training for all ages, sizes, and types of dogs. Beginning with Puppy Kindergarten classes for puppies under 5 months of age, the instructors will work with you to ensure that your puppy is well socialized and able to confidently go on into Puppy Basic or Basic Obedience classes. Dogs older than 5 months would start with Basic Obedience. See more info
Puppy K, Basic & Novice Obedience, and more!
Classes are generally 8 weeks long, except for Puppy K, which is 4 weeks long. **Our posted schedule is subject to updates and changes** In case of inclement weather, call (717) 794-2717. We will post a recorded message if a class is canceled or rescheduled. Well-behaved visitors of any age are welcome to watch classes in the seating area on both training floors. See more info about classes.
Prizewinning Texas Longhorns at Blue Ridge
Blue Ridge Longhorns are consistently in the ribbons and capturing championships at fairs and farm shows in the region. We offer breeding stock and quality show steers. We’ve even had some that were broke to ride! Not every cow is show-quality so there is generally a good selection of frozen Longhorn beef—no hormones, no antibiotics, and locally processed! See more on our longhorns.
- Modern Indoor and Outdoor Facilities
- Instructors are certified by the National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors
- Association of Professional Dog Trainers Charter Member
For questions about class openings and problems with your dog, CALL THE CENTER at (717) 794-2717 and leave a message. Voice messages are checked daily and calls returned promptly.