Rally Obedience (RallyO) is intended to promote positive relationships between dogs and owners based on trust and respect. RallyO encourages participation of ALL dogs purebred or mixed breed, pets or titled champions as well as physically-challenged dogs and/or handlers ATTITUDE is more important in RallyO than precision. Dogs and handlers "just gotta have fun."

foundations

6 Week Program

Price: $200.00 + GST

Start Dates:

 

To be announced 

Would you like to get into the world of competing in Obedience or Rally Obedience, but don't know where to start?

Welcome to Kayenna's NEW 6-week intro to competitive obedience class. We will cover all the basics to get you started towards your first obedience title and will help you to understand the rules of each of the required behaviours.

 

The objective of this class is to build on the foundational elements essential for successful competition obedience. Those behaviours are focused heeling, both on and off leash. Fast, tight sits, downs & stands and how to get reliable stays and stand for exams. Focus will be on building a good working relationship with your dog to be able to get a fast, reliable response from the dog. There will be a special focus on building engagement and a strong team dynamic. 

 

Prerequisites: Puppy Kindergarten, Everyday Obedience or equivalent classes.  Dogs must be able to work around other dog and handler teams and with distraction. 

This classes is taught by: Sarah-Jane Brenner-Petti

 

Rally novice

6 Week Program

Price: $220.00 + GST

Start Dates:

Monday, March 1st  @ 6:45pm (FULL)

Tuesday, March 2nd @ 6:00pm

Tuesday April 13th @ 7:15pm

 

Learn all about Rally obedience!  This course will teach you how to perform all the signs you need for the novice level of CKC Rally Obedience.  During this class we will work on heeling techniques, perfecting pivots, handling skills, as well as tips and tricks for better performance and higher score at trials. Each class will also include a Rally Course of the skills you learn each week. By the end of 6 weeks, you will have the confidence to enter a trial with your dog! 

This classes has multiple instructors:

Sarah-Jane Brenner-Petti

Ellen Widdup

 

rally Intermediate/Advanced

6 Week Program

Price $220.00 + GST

Start Dates:

Monday, March 1st @ 8:00pm 

Tuesday, March 2nd @ 7:15pm 
 

Do you want to take your Rally skills further with Intermediate & Advanced Level Skills?  In this class, you will learn how to perform all the signs for Rally Intermediate and Advanced, while polishing up your skills so that you are ready to trial. Each class we will learn new signs and put them together with a mini-rally course. 

Please contact us if you'd like to be added to a wait list for a Monday Intermediate/Advanced Rally class.

 

This class has multiple instructors:

Ellen Widdup (Mondays)

Sarah-Jane Brenner-Petti  (Tuesdays)

 

rally excellent

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST 

Start Dates:

To be announced.

For the Excellent level Rally Obedience, we will continue to learn all the skills to compete in CKC events. We will spend each class perfecting our heeling skills, working on the precision of pivots and movement, all while keeping your scores as high as possible during mini-courses each week. 

12 New Rally Excellent Signs will be introduced during this class. 

Sarah-Jane Brenner-Petti (Tuesday)

 

rally Masters

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST 

Tuesday April 13th @ 6:00 pm

To be announced.

Have you heard!  Starting in 2021, Rally Masters is no longer scored more stringently than the other levels!  If the more challenging scoring rules were stopping you at Excellent before, now is the time to come out and try your hand (and paws!) at Masters!

 

Come out and continue to learn all the skills to compete in CKC events, including all the new rally signs introduced in all levels of CKC.  There are 34 signs specific to Masters, including some fun variations using jumps and spins/twists.

Sarah-Jane Brenner-Petti 

CARO Versatility and Working

6 Week Program

Price: $220 + GST 

Start Dates:

Tuesday, March 2nd  @ 8:30pm

This class is suitable for anyone that has taken Rally Novice and above, or has rally competition experience. Versatility level in CARO (Canadian Association of Rally Obedience) requires the dog to work exercises on the right and left and switch between sides. These skills will add to any team interested in RallyFree or musical freestyle or just want something to spice up your rally practice. Working level in CARO is exercise based and will introduce barrel racing, formal retrieves, scent detection basics and more.

 CKC / AKC Novice Course

6 Week Program

Price: $250+ GST 

Start Dates:

Tuesday, April 13th @ 8:30pm

Is your dog dually registered with CKC and AKC (American Kennel Club)?  Did you know that AKC rally competitions are currently being offered virtually in 2021 and are almost identical to CKC?   Would you like a chance to run full CKC/AKC Novice courses just like at a trial?

 

In this unique class, you will be assigned a 15 minutes time slot.  In this time you will get to walk the pre-set AKC course and run it as many times as you can fit in your 15 minute time slot.  The instructor, a CKC rally judge, will film on your device if you wish to submit to AKC for judinging towards their virtual rally titles and will give you advice on how to improve your performance.