News: Doggie U will be closed Tuesday July 4th.  Enjoy your holiday, keep your dogs safe.   New Beginner Agility classes started, call 631-968-7972 FMI. Saturday Obedience & Agility classes are ongoing

Agility Classes

Training Class Schedule. download here the sign up sheet. word pdf Sessions are 6 weeks long, unless noted on schedule ALL CLASSES MUST BE PAID IN FULL BEFORE THE FIRST DAY OF THE NEW SESSION. ****There will be no refunds after the first class of the session****

Agility Class Evaluations $25 for a half hour, if you sign up for a class that fee will be applied to your class enrollment fee.

Beginner and Agility For Fun– This is the place start learning about agility.  Obstacle performance and teaching each obstacle carefully will be done.  Foundation of understanding teamwork, how to get our dog to focus on you, teaching the human to be a good agility partner.

TimeDayCurrent Session DatesFeesInstructor
Beginner Agility12:00 PMMondayCall for start date 631-968-7972$160Ginny Anziani
8:30PMTuesday$160Teri Nolan
8:30 PMThursdaycall for start date 631-968-7972$160Rolissa Nash
12:00 PMFridaycall for start date 631-968-7972$160Rolissa Nash
Agility for Fun - Beginners6:00 PMFridayJune 23, June 30, July 7, August 4, August 11$25 per dog Call before to let us know you are coming, 631-968-7972Ginny Anziani
Agility for Fun - Beginners7:00 PMFridayJune 23, June 30, July 7, August 4, August 11$25 per dog Call before to let us know you are coming, 631-968-7972Ginny Anziani
11:30 AMSaturdayJuly 1, July 8, July 22, July 29, August 5, August 12$160Joanne Contegiacomo
12:30 PMSaturdayJuly 1, July 8, July 22, July 29, August 5, August 12$160Joanne Contegiacomo

Advanced – After we have done beginners, we now explore further the obstacles  and the performance of them.  Adding new obstacles, working more off the leash and  doing a few obstacle in sequence.  You will learn about handling and how important both parts of the team are to agility.

TimeDayCurrent Session DatesFeesInstructor
Advanced Beginner7:30 PMTuesdayMay 9 - July 11, 2017$150/$135Teri Nolan
8:00PMWednesdayJune 14 - July 19, 2017$150/$135Teri Nolan
6:00PMWednesdayJune 14 - July 19, 2017$150/$135Teri Nolan
7:00PMWednesdayJune 14 - July 19, 2017$150/$135Teri Nolan
10:30 AMFridayApril 7 - May 12$150/$135Rolissa Nash

Pre-Competition–   In this class dogs and handlers are doing more complex sequences ob obstacles.  Sequences you will see in competition will begin to be introduced to dogs and handlers.  We will learn how to navigate around the courses.  One of the biggest parts of agility is to learn to walk courses, follow numbers and plan handling strategies, this will be explored in these classes.

TimeDayCurrent Session DatesFeesInstructor
Pre Competition Agility10:45 AMMondayMay 8 - July 3, 2017$150/$135Ginny Anziani
3:00 PMMondayJune 19 - July 24, 2017$150/$135Dawn Fillips
8:30 PMMondayMay 8 - June 26, 2017$150/$135Teri Nolan
1:00PMWednesdayJune 7 - July 12, 2017$150/$135Dawn Fillips
6:00 PMTuesdayMay 9 - June 20, 2017$150/$135Teri Nolan

Novice Competition –  Competition course with advanced skills, drills, distance, difficult weave entries are among the things we will work on.  Numbered courses will be walked, handling strategies still will be worked on.  Discussing the pros and cons of ways that sequences can be handled. Advanced handling techniques will be explored and worked on.

TimeDayCurrent Session DatesFeesInstructor
Novice Competition Agility 5:00 PMMondayMay 8 - June 19, 2017$150/$135Dawn Fillips
6:15 PMMondayMay 15 - July 3, 2017$150/ $135Teri Nolan
2:00 PMTuesdayMay 23 - June 27, 2017$150/ $135Louise Wetzel
5:00 PMTuesdayMay 2 - June 20, 2017$150/ $135Teri Nolan
6:00 PMTuesdayMay 9 - June 20, 2017$150/ $135Teri Nolan
7:00 PMTuesdayMay 30 - July 11, 2017$150/ $135Louise Wetzel
8:00 PMTuesdayJune 13 - July 25, 2017$150/ $135Louise Wetzel
10:00 AMSaturdayJuly 1, July 8, July 22, July 29, August 5, August 12$150/ $135Joanne Contegiacomo

Competition Floor– In this class we will use a bigger floor space, doing competition courses with advanced handling techniques.  Difficult sequences of obstacles that you may see on an agility course will be presented and worked on.  We will walk courses, a standard course and a jumpers exercise will be run each class.

TimeDayCurrent Session DatesFeesInstructor
Competition Agility1:00 PM WednesdayMay 24 - June 28, 2017$165/ $150Louise Wetzel
5:30 PM WednesdayMay 24 - June 28, 2017$165/ $150Louise Wetzel
7:00 PM WednesdayMay 31 - July 5, 2017$165/ $150Louise Wetzel
8:15 PM WednesdayMay 24 - June 28, 2017$165 / $150Louise Wetzel
11:00 AM ThursdayJune 29 - August 3, 2017$165/ $150Teri Nolan
1:00 PM ThursdayJune 8 - July 31, 2017 $165/ $150Louise Wetzel
4:30 PM ThursdayJune 1 - July 6, 2017$165/ $150Teri Nolan
6:00 PM ThursdayJune 22 - July 27, 2017$165/ $150Louise Wetzel
7:00 PM ThursdayJune 22 - July 27, 2017$165/ $150Louise Wetzel

Agility Skills– In this class you will be taught the why and where to’s of distance training. How to move away from your dog on the obstacles, get independent obstacle performance. The “In’s” and “Outs” of verbal commands when you are not close to your dog. Gamblers and Jackpot skills will be addressed.  Obstacle discrimination and difficult weaves entries and exits will also be explored.

Introduction to Competition Agility-Preparation for you and your dog for competing in agility. Work on the agility equipment as you work on mastering handling techniques and learn to maneuver through the course in this active sport!

TimeDayCurrent Session DatesFeesInstructor
Agility Skills11:30 AM WednesdayJune 24 - July 28, 2017$135Louise Wetzel

Introduction to Agility 1 – You have decided to see what this sport of agility is about!  Welcome, come down and try it out with your canine friend.

TimeDayNew Session Start DateFeesInstructor
Intro to Agility #1 8 months or older 11:00 AMSundayJuly 2, July 9$15 a dogJoanne Contegiacomo

Introduction to Agility 2–  This is a drop in class for dogs who have taken agility classes before or the instructor has moved them to this level.

TimeDayNew Session Start DateFeesInstructor
Advanced Agility Drop In 8 months or older 1:00 PMSundayJuly 2, July 9$15 a dogJoanne Contegiacomo


Room Rental Fees1 HOUR 1/2 HOUR
OBEDIENCE Member $30 $20
Non-member$35 $25
AGILITYMember $40 $20
Non-member$45 $25
Non-Member $75 $45
*** Covers 1-2 People***
** Additional Persons $10 Each **

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  • About our Facility

    Doggie U has rental space available on a daily, weekly, monthly or special event basis to clubs, trainers, students or individuals. Our space is available for shows, agility trials, special events, match shows and other dog events. Our facility is also available for non-doggy events. The facility main room is large enough to hold obedience trials with multiple rings, agility trials and conformation shows. The flooring is a rubber matted floor. The facility is fully heated and air conditioned.

    For more information click on the links below.

    Contact Info

    Doggie “U” K9 Academy
    1515D Fifth Industrial Court
    Bay Shore NY 11706

    For more info call: 631-968-7972

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