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Fall Class schedule is set!

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Taking New Scent Students

New Beginner Scent Class Forming

A new scent class is opening to students. It begins Wednesday, Nov. 2, at 6:30 p.m. Eight weeks for $100. It’s a lot of fun and your pup loves to use his nose!

C-WAGS Scent Detective Trials

C-WAGS Sanctioned Scent Detective Trials will be held here at the Blue Ridge K-9 Training Center on Sunday, Nov. 13, 2016.

The event is open to all dogs of any breed – Including All Americans! Handicapped Handlers and Dogs Welcome.

Because of space constraints, entry will be limited. Check-in starts at 11:00 AM, trial starts at 12:00 PM.

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 this trial are:

  • Gwen Carr, Frederick, MD
  • Terri Eyer, Frederick, MD
  • Randy Sutton, Fairfield, PA
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Fall Class Schedule is Set

There are other options, too—if you’re working on something specific, like advanced obedience, you can get private instruction by appointment or rent a training floor for practice.

Call the training center for more information.

Remember that there are no classes during the “dog days” of August!

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.


Why Us?

  • 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.


Find us!

The Blue Ridge K-9 Training Center is conveniently located on Route 16, halfway between Waynesboro, PA, and Emmitsburg, MD. The training center is easily accessible to residents of south central Pennsylvania and north central Maryland. Pat and Randy Sutton P.O. Box 297 Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214 (717) 794-2717