Beginner Rally

Class limit 6


Dogs must demonstrate mastery of basic obedience skills through the completion of the Foundations for Performance Competition Class at BAD or an instructor "test- in", assessing proficiency in the basic exercises of on-leash heel, sit, stand, down, front and finish. Dogs must be able to work comfortably in proximity to other dogs.

Class Description

This course is an introduction to Rally Obedience, a sporting activity in which handler and dog perform a series of connected, on-leash obedience exercises on a timed course. The sport emphasizes the development of  a positive working relationship in a fun and interesting competitive environment. Basic Rally exercises from WCRL Introductory Level and Level 1, as well as AKC Novice will be taught. Performance and scoring guidelines from both venues will be taught for those selected exercises. Students will have the opportunity to learn how to read course maps and to run basic WCRL and AKC courses. Courses will test proficiency and speed in execution of a variety of turns and basic  exercises, demonstrating sit, stand, down, stay, front, and right and left finishes, while heeling on-leash.

Register For Class

This class is full. To be added to the waitlist, contact our training director here.


| Event Tags: 8 Week Class, Rally

Class Start Date and Time

Monday September 9
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Ruth Sweet


Training Building 2
900 East Patrick Street, Frederick Maryland 21701
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