Obedience

Face coverings, especially face masks, are required for everyone in the GKCDTC building.  The latest info from the CDC states that face masks are more effective than face shields at containing and reducing the spread of respiratory particles in the air.  


Spring Obedience & Rally Trial, March 27, 28, 2021 – at All Star Dog Sports in Blue Springs

In Memory of Long Time and Beloved Member Russ Krohn.
Judges:  Jim Comunale, Lora Seale, and Barbara Wedekin Shelton
Two Obedience and Two Rally Trials each day
All Titling Classes Offered
Sho N Go on Friday
Great prizes, Great Raffle, Great Fun
Come and join us!

March 2021 Premium List

March 2021 Entry Form


AKC has published several Suggested Best Practices for Obedience and Rally Trials

Obedience & Rally Best Practices Updated 01 01 2021

For the full text see Suggested Best Practices for the Well-Being of Dog Sport Participants, dated May 12, 2020
COVID-19 Follow Up – Suggested Best Practices, dated June 16, 2020
Rally Course Maps, dated June 18, 2020
Scheduling Dogs Per Hour dated June 23, 2020
Handling Scent Articles dated June 23, 2020

Clubs can require participants to wear face masks when the premium explicitly states face masks are required.  There are suggestions for using posts instead of people for Figure 8 posts; handling the dumbbell; handler management of their dog between exercises; handling the leash in Rally; Rally walk throughs; and posting of Rally course maps.


Obedience Regulations amended to January 1, 2019, and including inserts effective August 1, 2019, and September 4, 2019.