Dog Obedience

Registration for all Fall Classes has begun. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

K-9 KINDERGARTEN


For puppies that are ages 3 months to 24 months, this weekly class emphasizes socialization between other canines as well as meeting new humans. Starting with the basic obedience regimen, we place high priority on reading body language between canines and canine to human. Learn to read what your dog is communicating. An intro to agility fun is introduced the last half of the session. Participants should be prepared to bring shot records for their canine to class. For pups ages 3 months to 2 years old maximum. Proof of appropriate puppy vaccinations and bordetella vaccination is required to attend. Ages 16 and up.
Activity #308804
Session A: Wednesdays, September 27 – November 1
Time: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Session B: Saturdays, November 4 - December 16
                   (No Class November 11)
Time: 11:00 a.m. - Noon.
Fee: $80.00
Instructor: Patsy Brosz
Preregister by: Three days before the beginning of each session
Min/Max Enrollment: 8/12

STAR PUPPY PROGRAM


The American Kennel Club S.T.A.R. Puppy Program is a 6 week incentive program to get dog owners and their puppies off to a good start. Training classes include socialization skills, information on puppy raising including housetraining, chewing, and the most effective way to teach practical skills such as coming when called. The class is led by an AKC approved Canine Good Citizen Evaluator, with a test at the end of the course. Upon passing the test, you’ll get an application to send to the AKC to receive the Star Puppy Medal and be listed in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records. For puppies up to one year of age. Ages 13 and up.
Activity #308810
Dates: Tuesdays, October 10 – November 14
Time: 6:00 – 6:55 p.m.
Instructor: Sheryl Erickson
Fee: $60.00
Preregister by: October 5
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/15

CANINE GOOD CITIZEN


The American Kennel Club “Canine Good Citizen” is a class that stresses good manners, obedience, socialization, and responsible dog ownership. All dogs who pass the CGC Test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club. This class is taught by an A.K.C. Certified Canine Good Citizen Evaluator and is highly recommended course for all breeds (and mixes) of dogs. Breeds of dogs that may potentially be labeled as dangerous are especially encouraged to attend. Ages 10 and up.
Activity #308820
Dates: Tuesdays, October 10 – November 14
Time: 7:00 – 7:55 p.m.
Instructor: Sheryl Erickson
Fee: $60.00
Preregister by: October 5
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/15
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center


    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989


How to Register:


  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081