CONFORMATION
Wednesday Holiday Updates
  • Morning Run Thrus ... Every Wed thru Dec 20, 2023
  • Evening Run Thrus ... Dec 06, Dec 13 & Dec 20, 2023

  • Wednesday - Winter Updates
  • Morning Conformation Run Thrus ... On-going
  • Evening Conformation Run Thrus ... On-going
  • Evening Conformation Classes ... Starts January 10, 2024

  • For questions about Wednesday A.M. walk-in run thrus,
    contact Debby, 240-422-9116. Check CKC Facebook page
    for posting of any last minute changes.

    Winter Session starting January 3, 2024.

    Registration Forms - ** Conformation **

    Class Fees - Regular Conformation Handling Classes ... $130.00 for PM 8-week session ... $65.00 for AM 4-week session
    Walk-In Run Thrus ... $10.00

    NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR WALK-IN RUN THRUS
    Walk-ins are available without registration.  People pay at the beginning of each class.  The class is carried out like a normal class at a show.  People who are new to conformation are recommended to take Basic Handling first. People can enroll at any time for a 4-week "on-going" morning session.
    For all other conformation classes, mail registration form to
    Elinor Abrell, 2222 Pleasant View Rd, Adamstown, MD 21710

    For more information about Catoctin Kennel Club's

    Conformation Program, contact:
    Elinor Abrell  (301) 831-8753

    Wednesday Winter Schedule

    Class Level Start Date Instructor Time Offered Information
    Basic January 10, 2024 Joannie Clas 7:00pm to 7:45 pm 8 Week Class - $130 - Registration Required
    Intermediate January 10, 2024 Joannie Clas 7:45pm to 8:30 pm 8 Week Class - $130 - Registration Required
    Walk-in Run-Thrus On-going Debbie Fitzgerald 10:30am to 11:30am $10 - No Registration Required
    Walk-in Run-Thrus On-going Various 7:00pm to 8:00pm $10 - No Registration Required

    Webmaster
    E-mail Address:
    webmaster@catoctinkennelclub.org

    President: Jeff Margeson
    240-674-7158
    president@catoctinkennelclub.org

        BASIC COVID RULES
  • Mask coverings are optional.
  • Students who prefer to stay masked are encouraged to do so.
  • If you are sick, please stay home.

  • Class Descriptions

       Walk-in Run Throughs

    These classes are available without registration.  People pay at the beginning of each class.  The class is carried out like a normal class at a show.  People who are new to conformation are recommended to take Basic Handling first.
       Basic Handling
    People who are new to Conformation can take this class to get a basic knowledge of AKC ring procedure.  Students are taught how to handle their dogs to their best potential and how a class at an AKC show class is conducted.
       Intermediate Handling
    Students in this class can refine both their skills and their dog's training.  Experienced handlers may use this class to train new dogs.  People new to Conformation are recomended to take Basic Handling First.