THE  DOG  HUB - SUSAN CLOSE ADipCBM

CLASSES and EVENTS


* KENNEL CLUB  GOOD CITIZEN PUPPY FOUNDATION COURSE October 2020

KC PUPPY LOGOThis is a 5 week course with one session on Zoom and 4 hands-on practical sessions outdoors. The Zoom is on Saturday 3rd October 3.00-4.00pm and the practical sessions are on Saturday 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st October. 3.00-4.00pm near CASTLEHAVEN Community Centre, London NW1.  Places MUST be pre-booked. 
These are excellent beginner level classes for puppies aged from 16 to 52 weeks (1 year). The course covers the Kennel Club's Good Citizen Puppy Foundation Assessment. Kennel Club Puppy Foundation certificates and rosettes are awarded on successful completion of all five classes.
Email puppy.class@thedoghub.co.uk for more information.

 
* PLANNING ON GETTING A PUPPY? [Zoom on-line, free, everyone welcome]

Join us for a group chat on Zoom about what it's really like to bring a puppy into your home and life. These are open question and answer sessions. We may also be able to invite you to join a PUPPY POW-WOW (see below) so you can chat to other new owners. 
Email susan@thedoghub.co.uk for your 'invitation'. 

Tuesday 13 October 2020 7.00-8.00pm


* PUPPY POW-WOWs [Zoom on-line, free, everyone welcome]

For owners who have just welcomed a puppy into their home; these group chats will help fill the gap between the time you first get your puppy and before coming to our puppy socialisation workshops. You ask the questions and we'll answer them for you. 
Email susan@thedoghub.co.uk for your 'invitation'. 

Tuesday 29 September 2020 7.00-8.00pm
Tuesday   6 October 2020 7.00-8.00pm
Tuesday 20 October 2020 7.00-8.00pm


* PUPPY SOCIALISATION OUTDOOR WORKSHOPS

For puppies aged 3 - 12 months. Based on the Kennel Club Good Citizen Puppy Foundation curriculum. Basic skills including loose leash walking, recall, good manners generally. 
They are an excellent opportunity for on-leash SOCIALISATION and introduction to core life skills. If any sessions have to be cancelled owing to bad weather, we will be run a FREE ZOOM WORKSHOP on the same date and at the same time. 

Places MUST be pre-booked; at The Regent's Park.
Wednesday   7 October 2020 5.00-6.00
Wednesday 14 October 2020 5.00-6.00
Wednesday 21 October 2020 5.00-6.00 
Wednesday 28 October 2020 5.00-6.00


* PARKOUR OUTDOORS URBAN AGILITY WALKABOUTS MIXED ABILITY

For puppies and dogs aged 6 months upwards. "Dogs get introduced to the world of jumping, climbing, balancing over, crawling under and going around different obstacles in their everyday world" (IDPA). 

Places MUST be pre-booked; in and around Camden.
Sunday  6 September 2020 3.30-4.30 ST PANCRAS GARDENS - weather good, going ahead!
Sunday 13 September 2020 3.30-4.30 BRILL PLACE NW1 - weather good, going ahead! 
Sunday 20 September 2020 3.30-4.30 TAVISTOCK SQUARE, WC1
Sunday 27 September 2020 3.30-4.30 BRILL PLACE NW1

Most classes and workshops are FREE to Camden residents. You must register with us to
qualify. Otherwise puppy classes are £10 for outdoor workshops, and mixed ability workshops £10 per session. 


* RESCUE CHAT: do rehomed dogs have special needs? 
     [Zoom on-line, free, everyone welcome]

An on-line support group for potential and current owners of rehomed dogs. Email susan@thedoghub.co.uk for your 'invitation'. 

Tuesday 27 October 2020 7.00-8.00pm


BRONZE KENNEL CLUB AWARD - With regret this course have been cancelled owing to Government CV-19 restrictions. We are not sure when it will be restarted: please keep an eye on this webpage for regular updates.