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Dog Obedience Training Begins in Peoria County

Event Date(s)
Peoria Obedience Training Center (Pottstown)

Event Time: 6 p.m.

In this fun and exciting Special Interest 4-H Club youth will gain knowledge on the fundamentals of showing their dog through hands-on experience. 4-H volunteers will teach youth in such a way they will become skilled at recognizing the important relationship between you the handler and your dog. This club is open to all youth age 8-18 (based on 4-H age, age as of Sept 1, 2021).

When attending the first meeting please bring

  • your dog
  • proof of shots for your dog
  • a flat buckle collar
  • a water dish
  • treats for your dog and
  • a good sense of humor

This group will meet once a week starting Thursday, May 5, 6 pm at the Peoria Obedience Training Center, 4115 Main St. in Pottstown. This group will meet every Thursday evening until the Peoria County 4-H Dog Show in early August.

To register:

  • Click on the registration button above and complete the details
  • Send 4-H program fee if needed (can also be paid in online registration system)
  • Complete these required forms and mail to U of I Extension office: Liability Form and Medical Information

For more information or request a reasonable accommodation contact and mail forms to:

University of Illinois Extension Kristi Smith, Peoria 4-H Coordinator 4810 N Sheridan RD Peoria, IL 61614
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