Current offerings and updates

Coming Up! January 2023: Fit Dog class sessions starting Monday, Jan. 16-Feb. 27. Level 1 2:00-3:00, Level 2 3:30-4:30. Classes are held at Love on a Leash, Harrisonburg. 7 week class format, with a makeup offered on Mar. 6.  $150.00 for 7 weeks. Eligible dogs must healthy and injury-free, 1 year of age minimum (younger with instructor approval only), have completed basic obedience training and be able to work under control in class setting with other dogs and handlers. Max. per class is 6 dogs and handlers.

Dec. 3, 10:00-1:00- Workshop, Trillium Valley Dog Training, Sperryville, VA: Focus First! Focus foundations for training and relationship. FULL.

Nov. 2022-new session of Content To Scent program for sensitive and environmentally challenged dogs training in scent sports! This is not your “skills and drills” class. It is about building confidence and comfort zones into scent training so your dog can work! Classes or private lessons available and ongoing. Class size is limited to 3 dogs and handlers to provide low stress environment and one on one attention. To make reservations email Char:

Oct 30 and Nov 2 2022- Content to Scent Mini Workshop- Trillium Valley Dog Training, Sperryville VA

November 2022-AKC Fit Dog Classes  Classes will be taught at Love On A Leash, Harrisonburg, VA.

6 weeks: Mondays 2:00 starting Nov 7 or Tuesdays 3:30-4:30, starts Nov 8.

Email Char for details:




AKC Fit Dog Club Dec. 2021- April 2022- Gym Dandy Dogs at Turner Farms. Workout circuit on Thursdays, Walks on Tuesdays, weather permitting. Details here: Gym Dandy Dogs


AKC Farm Dog Certified Test-October 27, 2018. Turner Farms, Harrisonburg, VA. Premium will be posted here and on the AKC event page when available. Pre-entries only, deadline Oct. 20.  AKC event listing here 

AKC Farm Dog workshop/prep class-Aug 18, 2018, 9:00-11:30 AM. Workshop is full.

NEW! AKC Farm Dog Certified prep class

Held on the same farm where we will be conducting a Farm Dog Certified Test on Oct. 27, 2018. (Harrisonburg, VA)

Wednesday mornings 9:30-10:30. Dates: June 6,13,20,27. July 11, 18. 

Tricks (AKC and DMWYD), DMWYD Stunt Dog and Parkour Classes

Next Tricks session TBA, held at Love on a Leash in Harrisonburg, VA. Space is limited. If interested contact Char,

TRICK DOG TITLING: As a CTDI, (Certified Trick Dog Instructor)I offer Do More With Your Dog titles in classes, private lessons, or by video.  Private lessons by appointment. Contact Char for info:

Competition Obedience: Fenzi TEAMTEAM is an acronym for Training Excellence Assessment Modules. As an avid Fenzi Dog Sports Academy student since 2013, I offer private lessons in this positively motivating and relationship based approach to competition obedience. TEAM is a standalone video titling program that also offers the challenges and solid foundation that can translate to any other competitive obedience venue (AKC, UKC, CDSP, etc.). Details about this innovative video titling program here:

Private lessons by appointment, contact Char,

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