Promoting the Appreciation of the Purebred Dog
There are no handling classes at this time due to Covid-19
New Participants welcome, no experience necessary! Come join the fun and get expert advice and training on showing your dog.
Classes begin at 7PM at the:
Winston-Salem Dog Training Club
3800 Bethania Station Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Handling Classes are Pay-As-You-Go
Prices per class:
$3.00 for Forsyth Kennel Club member
$5.00 for Non-Kennel club member
Please check our Calendar of Events page in advance to be sure classes are being held, classes do not run 12 months out of the year!
NOTE: If inclement weather (snow, flooding, etc.) prevents Forsyth County Schools from operating, all Handling Classes scheduled for that day will be cancelled.
Things you will learn during Class:
* What type of lead is best for your dog.
* What type of standing position to place your dog for judging.
* How to Gait your dog (Walk with your dog with a show strut).
* How to travel around in the ring with your dog and approach a judge.
* And many other little helpful tips when showing your dog in Conformation.
**Make sure you have a signed a FKC/WSDTC Waiver on file, waiver forms are available on site.
***Please have Vaccine Records available for review, if needed during your visit.
Rabies, Distemper/Parvo are required, Bordetella recommended.
All dog bites require animal control to be notified.
If proof is not available, officials can hold your dog until proof is provided.