Chintimini Kennel Club, Corvallis Oregon

Conformation Handling Classes

Class meets on Wednesdays at 7:00pm. These classes are conducted in association with 4-H programs. The classes are open to all 4-H youth handlers and their family members and to anyone associated with the 4-H dog program. Also people interested in gaining experience for handling dogs in the conformation show ring or socializing their puppies. The classes are free to 4-H'ers and people affiliated with dog 4-H, for non-4-H dogs a suggested donation is $5/session with all proceeds going to local 4-H dog clubs.

Reni Stewart is the instructor. Those new to showing as well as experienced handlers are welcome. Reni has taught handling for many years to youth and adults. She is a real educator and has extensive experience as a teacher, 4-H leader and breeder/handler of Brittany's. New people will feel comfortable and the more the experienced handlers will benefit from Reni's attention to detail and gentle critique, always with specific techniques and practice for each dog and handler.

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First time participants should call Reni at 541-754-6333 to confirm class dates, location and times or for more info.