Classes

Regular Session Dates

The total cost per eight-week session (consisting of eight weekly, 50-minute classes) is $80.00, unless otherwise noted.

You may pay online with your debit or credit card through PayPal (Note:  You do not need a PayPal account to use PayPal).  If you choose to mail a check, please do so immediately, as classes fill very quickly.

Fall 2017

Classes posted:  Aug. 21, 2017

Registration opens:  6:00 a.m. on Aug. 28, 2017 online at wsdtc.org

Classes begin week of Sept. 25, 2017 for 8 weeks (unless otherwise noted).

         Download Fall 2017 Classes List - Rev 2 (.docx)


Winter 2018

Classes posted:  Dec. 4, 2017

Registration opens:  6:00 a.m. on Dec. 11, 2017 online at wsdtc.org

Classes begin week of Jan. 8, 2018 for 8 weeks (unless otherwise noted).


 

Puppy Class registration information

 

Registration Policies

Make Checks Payable to: WSDTC

Mail Payment and Documents for " Companion" classes (Puppy, Beginner, CGC) to:

                               Ruth Barker
                            6183 Barmot Dr.
                  Greensboro, NC  27455-8267


Mail Payment and Documents for "Competition Preparation & Specialty Classes"  (Agility, Flyball, Obedience, Rally, Therapy Dog, Tracking) to:

                              Arlene Stadler
                               525 Perth Rd.
                        Rural Hall, NC  27045

Registrations are processed in the order that payment is received. Mail requesting signature will not be accepted. 

Refunds: No refunds will be given after your registration is confirmed.

Rescue Discount: A discount on your first Family Dog class is available to puppies or dogs rescued from the Humane Society or a rescue group. To receive this discount enter the promotion code Rescue and include a copy of your adoption paperwork with the balance of your payment.

New Rabies Requirement:  Every dog 4 months or older must have a current rabies vaccination certificate or veterinarian proof of vaccination in order for that dog to participate in a class.

A copy of such certificate or veterinarian proof must be given to, and left with, the instructor at the beginning of the first class.  Rabies tags are not valid proof. 

If such certificate or veterinarian proof is not provided, the dog will not be permitted access to the building. The handler may observe the class and bring proof of vaccination to the second class without losing their spot in the class.

All dogs are expected to be current on all other vaccines as recommended by their veterinarian.

Returned Checks: There is a $30.00 fee for any checks returned for insufficient funds.

Late registrations are not accepted.

Small Dogs

Classes designated for Small Dogs are restricted to dogs under 14” tall and less than 12 pounds.

 

 Read the Know Before You Go Information


Winter Weather Policy

WSDTC follows the Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools weather delay and closing schedule. Tune in to WXII12 News  for school closing announcements or see the W-S Forsyth County Schools Website for up-to-date information.

  • When schools are delayed, WSDTC morning classes will be held.

Instructors have the option of cancelling morning
classes and will notify their students.

  • When schools are dismissed early due to weather, afternoon and WSDTC evening classes will not be held.
  • When schools are closed due to weather, no WSDTC classes will be held.
  • When classes are held on weekends, students will be notified
    by the instructor.

Every effort will be made to extend the session and/or schedule make-up classes for those cancelled due to weather closing.


Class Descriptions & Schedule

Companion Dog Classes (Puppy, Beginner, CGC, and Therapy Dog)
Competition Preparation & Specialty Classes (Agility, Obedience, Rally, Tracking, Flyball, Freestyle, andTTouch)
When registration opens, click on class below to register, or hover for an explanation. If you have taken a class within the past year, you already have an account. Verify that all your and your dogs' information is correct and updated. If this is your first time logging in, you need to create a password and complete all information regarding you and your dogs.


The total cost per eight-week session (consisting of eight weekly, 50-minute classes) is $80.00, unless otherwise noted.*
*Additional field fees apply for outside agility & tracking fields. 

Our classes are taught using a combination of
motivational reward methods including food and/or toys. 

Exceptions will be noted.


Class Photos by Donna Manders
Open EnrollmentPuppy Photo Courtesy of Else Turner
S
mall Dog Photo Courtesy of Dean Lake Photography