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BaDDogz Awards 2012 . . . added 13 Jan 12

Recruiting to New Puppy Socialisation Course - Mar 2012 . . . added 6 Feb 12

We are now taking bookings on to our next new intakes for the Puppy Socialisation Course starting on Monday 5th March 2012. This 4 week course provides basic obedience, getting a really reliable recall, motivating your puppy and timing your rewards so you can teach your pup to become a superstar of the future. There is the opportunity to continue on to our Puppy Foundation Agility course. Please email us on info@baddogz.co.uk or call 07739 405838

Recruiting to Daytime Puppy Foundation Agility Course - Feb 2012 . . . added 9 Jan 12

Our young dog Puppy Foundation Agility Programme is proving so popular we are now offering a  DAYTIME lunchtime course for young dogs aged 4m to 12m of age. The course helps to continue and build upon your basic obedience and introduces young dogs to agility equipment in a safe way at ground height, making their learning lots of fun!! Course runs every Wednesday and new participants are welcome any time. Please email us on info@baddogz.co.uk or text / call 07739 405838.

Agility Introductory Sessions . . . added 9 Jan 12

BaDDogz popular Introductory Sessions are run every Monday evening during January for you and your dog to be introduced to our training methods and the sport of agility. These sessions are ideal as they are only ever very small groups so you get a high level of individual contact time with one of our instructors. You can try basic agility equipment all in preparation of joining one of our beginners classes. Once you have completed your introductory session you will be offered a range of daytime and evening sessions that will suit you and your dog and you will be ready to go!!! Please contact us for more details.

        

New for 2012, we are pleased to announce the BaDDogz Awards.  The categories are being finalised as we speak, but please check out our BaDDogz Awards page regularly for progress.

Recruiting to New Puppy Socialisation Course - January 2012 . . . added 10 Dec 11

We are accepting our next new intake accepted onto the Puppy Socialisation Course starting on Monday 9th January 2012. This 4 week course provides basic obedience, getting a really reliable recall, motivating your puppy and timing your rewards so you can teach your pup to become a superstar of the future. Please email us on info@baddogz.co.uk or call 07739 405838.

NEW - Introductory Sessions . . . added 10 Dec 11

We are pleased to annouce that BaDDogz are now offering special Introductory Sessions for you and your dog to be introduced to our training methods and the sport of agility. These sessions are ideal as they are only ever very small groups so you get a high level of individual contract time with one of our instructors. You can try basic agility equipment all in preparation of joining one of our beginners classes. Once you have completed your introductory session you will be offered a range of sessions that will suit you and your dog and you will be ready to go!!!

More dogs in need of homes

Two collies from different homes and also four pedigree Rottweilers are looking for new homes. Please see our Rescue page for more details

Woody the Labradoodle is looking for a home

Woody is an 18 month old dog who needs to be rehomed due to a relationship split. Please see our Rescue page for more details about him.

Lost Dog

George the 12 year old Jack Russell has gone missing from Truro. Please see the Lost Dogs page for details.

VET BED For Sale - Member Offer

One of our members is looking to purchase a large roll of vet bed and would like to know if anyone is interested in purchasing a piece. See our For Sale page for more details.

Current Training Spaces

All of our training courses are currently full, except for the following place:

  • Agility for Beginners -
  • Puppy Pals Introductory Class - recruiting now for Spring 2010!

For more information about our classes, check out our Classes page or Contact us.

Agility Shows - Just Added . . . Added 3rd January 2010

Carn Brea (Stithians Showground) - 16 May 2010 - Closes: tba

For a full list of local and national shows that members are attending check out our Shows to Enterpage

New Extended Website!!!

To coincide with the New Year, here at BaDDogz we are pleased to reveal our new extended website. Following requests we have added more information about our agility services and have a much more extensive members section to ensure we can keep our valued members up to date with shows they can enter, BaDDogz clothing orders, show results and much, much more. As always, we welcome your feedback...if there is anything else you would like to see us include, just drop us an email and let us know!

Agility Shows - Just Added

Merchandise . . . Added 12th December 2009

The following new colours have just been added to our clothing range . . .

For our full range of merchandise colours, click on the BaDDogz Merchandise page.

The deadline for our next clothing orders is 31st January 2010. Orders placed by this date will be ready for collection from 14th February 2009.

Crufts 2010 - Birmingham NEC . . . Updated 5th December 2009

The date has been confirmed for the team event that three of our BaDDogz members are competing in. The Medium Team Agility Event will take place on Friday 12th March 2010.

* * * CONGRATULATIONS * * *

To Rob and Sally . . . on the birth of Tilly!!!

. . . our youngest BaDDogz member. Born at 10.39am on Saturday 12th September 2009. We hope she will be a superstar agility handler of the future! Added 14 September 2009

Recruiting now - NEW Agility for Beginners courses Added 1st September 2009

We are now recruiting to Autumn Agility for Beginners courses. If your dog has a good level of basic obedience (sit, wait and reliable recall with distractions) and is sociable with other people and dogs then please get in touch. The Autumn course will be an 8-week course and will cover all of the basic principles of agility training to set you and your dog off on the right paw!

For dogs who need a little help with their obedience before they are ready to join an agility class, there will also be 4-week courses covering Basic Obedience skills.

For further information about either course please email: info@baddogz.co.uk. NB. People who have registered interest with BaDDogz previously will be offered first refusal on all places.

Crufts Qualifier - Newbury Added 26th July 2009

Congratulations to three of our BaDDogz - Merlin, Jess and Rogue, who qualified for Crufts 2010 by winning the Medium Team Agility Qualifier at Newbury on Sunday 26th July 2009. They will be packing their doggy suitcases and heading up to the Birmingham NEC to compete in the Crufts Team Finals in March 2010 - hurray!!!

Photo Gallery Added 7th August 2009

Check out the BaDDogz photo gallery. We are regularly adding photos of our members dogs doing agility, showing off their rosettes or just having a fun time outdoors.

FREE Olympia Coverage Online

The Horse and Country website are offering free access to the Large Agility Semi-Finals and Finals at Olympia, one of the most prestigious events in the dog agility calendar.

To see the runs (via four episodes in total) visit:

www.horseandcountry.tv/episode/olympia-2009-agility-dogs-episode-1

Rescue Dogs

We have just heard about a litter of collie cross pups that are 5 weeks old in the St Just area. If you are interested please contact us

Current Training Spaces

We currently have the following spaces available on our training courses:

  • Puppy Foundation Agility (for pups 5m-15m) - FULL (reserve list being taken)
  • Agility for Beginners - 2 spaces for complete beginners
  • Agility for Beginners - 1 space for dogs who have done a little agility before
  • Graduate Agility - FULL
  • Competition Agility Classes - FULL
  • Puppy Pals Introductory Class - recruiting now for Spring 2010!

For more information about our classes, check out our Classes page or Contact us.

Spotlight On . . . added 06 Feb 12

    

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