Dog Training Seminars, Continuing Education Dog Nosework Camps

Coming together at DOC events to help others....

2017 Fundraiser Recipients: 

  • Georgia K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $3000 split between the Charles Smithgall Humane Society and the 2017 NACSW National Invitational

2016 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2016 was $10,517

  • Pennsylvania K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $2600 for Operation Delta Dog and the NACSW National Invitational fund.
  • Oregon K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $3162 for the Community Veterinary Clinic Outreach Program 
  • Dr. Susan Friedman's "Living and Learning with Animals" seminar in PA - $1415 in our raffle to split between the Dog Training Club of Chester County's rescue liaison fund and Operation Delta Dog. 
  • Georgia K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $3340 for Charles Smithgall Humane Society and the American Bouvier Rescue League. 

2015 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2015 was $16,986

  • Colorado K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $2186 for the Colorado Pet Pantry.
  • Pennsylvania K9 Nose Work Training Camp 2015 in PA raised over $12,000 for Operation Delta Dog. (One of our PA Campers donated $10,000 for a full scholarship that covers all expenses to train one dog.)
  • Georgia K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $2800 for Project Paws Alive and the Charles Smithgall Humane Society and Adoption Center

2014 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2014 was $5491

  • Oregon K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $1030 for Community Veterinary Clinic in Eugene, OR
  • Kathy Sdao’s “So Many Choices” workshop at the Dog Training Club of Chester County - $461 for Operation Delta Dog and the DTCCC Rescue Liaison Fund.
  • Georgia K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $2000 for the American Bouvier Rescue League (ABRL) and Project Paws Alive.
  • Pennsylvania K9 Nose Work Training Camp 2014 in PA raised over $2,000 for Operation Delta Dog.

2013 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2013 was $5460

  • Colorado K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $2075 earmarked to help Colorado flood victims and was dispersed to three Colorado animal shelters and YMCA of the Rockies (our camp location) flood relief fund.
  • Pennsylvania K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $1800 for Operation Delta Dog.
  • Kathy Sdao Workshop at Port Chester Obedience Training Club - $385 for Operation Delta Dog and Canine Cancer Foundation.  
  • Georgia K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $1200 for the Cherokee County Animal Shelter in Canton, GA and the American Bouvier Rescue League.

2012 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2012 was $4784

  • Kathy Sdao Workshop in Maryland - $391 for Hurricane Sandy relief.  
  • Pennsylvania K9 Nose Work Camp PA - $1118 for GRREAT in memory of our friend, Ruth Chase.  
  • Ken Ramirez seminar at the Dog Training Club of Chester County - $1100 for the Dog Training Club of Chester County's Rescue Liaison Program.
  • Separation Anxiety Seminar in MA - $400 for the MSPCA Angels for Animals Fund.  
  • Georgia K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $800 was raised for Bouvier Rescue and Cherokee County Animal Shelter  
  • Dr. Patricia McConnell Seminar in Florida - $675 for donations of Dr. McConnell’s shelter dog book "Love Has No Age Limit"  to be given to new adopters.  
  • K9 Nose Work Trial and Seminar in Delaware - $300 for the Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue. 

2011 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2011 was $3142

  • Instructor Training Course - $475 to Rondout Valley Animals for Adoption for shelter dog "Raven" who needed surgery.
  • Pennsylvania K9 Nose Work Training Camp - $487 for Cover Your K-9. 
  • Bob Bailey’s “Think-Plan-Do seminar in California - $720 for the Marian Bailey Memorial Scholarship Fund.
  • Bob Bailey and Parvene Farhoody seminar in PA - $660 for charity 
  • K9 Nose Work Trial in MA -  $800 was raised for the Massachusetts Rescue and Recovery K9 UnitBest Friends Forever

2010 Fundraiser Recipients: total amount raised in 2010 was $16,995

  • Dr. Patricia McConnell seminar, Elevate Your Training seminar, K9 Nose Work Training Camp 2010, and Nose Work Continuing Education weekends - $1995 for Last Chance Arkansas.
  • Best Friends Forever Conference in PA - $15,000 for St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center's capital campaign fund.
     

On Course for Kids where agility dogs helped kids - $335,000!

Dogs of Course is pleased to have created, run and supported On Course For Kids for 6 years.  On Course for Kids was a team agility event created as a fun night out for cancer patients and their families while raising money for the Floating Hospital's Children’s Cancer Center Childlife program (Cycle for Life Fund) in Boston, MA. The New England agility community raised over $335,000 for the Floating Hospital's Children’s Cancer Center Childlife program from 2001 through 2006.

The Royal Family at OCFK 2007