Frequently Asked Questions

Where do you train ?

We train at Deep Creek Dog Training Reserve, Wakehurst Parkway, Narrabeen.

Do I Have to be a Member of the Club to Train My Dog?

Yes you do.

Do I Need to Book or Can I Just Turn Up?

You do not need to book. Enrolments are every second week for obedience and the first Saturday of the month for agility and every Saturday for flyball. Click here to view our dog training calendar »

What Details Do I Need to Supply?

You will need to provide your dog’s current vaccination certificate and complete the Membership Form and Dog Profile Form.

How Much Does it Cost?

Membership : $25.00
Annual Fee : $25.00 (Pensioner discount applies)
Training Fee : $5.00 per session
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Can My Children Train Our Dog?

Children under twelve are not permitted to train a dog in class. Children twelve years of age and up are permitted based on their ability to handle their dog, which will be assessed by the instructor.

At What Age Can My Puppy Start?

Your puppy can start two weeks after it’s final vaccination (usually about fourteen weeks).

Are There Classes for Older Dogs?

We cater for dogs of all ages and all breeds providing obedience classes from puppy up to trialling levels. Dogs must be twelve months old and Class 3 obedience level (i.e. must be able to work off lead with a good recall) to train agility and Flyball.
 

What Times Do You Train?

Dog Obedience
SUNDAY
Advanced :
9.00am – 10.00am
Beginners & Intermediate :
10.00am – 11.00am

THURSDAY
Advanced :
9.30am – 10.30am
Beginners & Intermediate :
10.30am – 11.30am

Rally Obedience (Rally O)
SUNDAY
9.30am – 11.00am
THURSDAY :
10.00am – 11.30am 

Agility
SATURDAY
8.45am – 11.00am

Flyball
SATURDAY
12.00pm – 1.30pm

What Do I Need to Bring to Class?

  • A flat or training collar with identification disc. (check chains are not permitted).
  • A fabric lead 750 – 1.2m in long (extender leads are not permitted).
  • A treat pouch with a selection of moist treats such as cheese, cooked sausage or chicken cut into tiny pieces.
  • Poo bags
  • Dog training collars, leads and treat pouches are available for sale at the ground. 

What Do I Wear to Class?

  • Sensible closed in shoes (thongs and high heels are not permitted).
  • Fitted clothes that will not flap or hang down in the dogs face.

What Happens if it’s Raining?

If classes are cancelled due to wet weather a notice will be posted on our home page and Facebook by 8.00am that morning.

What Happens if I Miss a Class?

Don’t worry just resume training the next week or as soon as you can.