Crimora Community Center

1648 New Hope Road

Crimora, VA 24431

Commonwealth Dog Obedience Training Club

Pets in the Park 2015 - Thank you for your contributions to sell for a donation to the SPCA!

We consider offering several activities and will post details as soon as the event is scheduled.

2016 CGC Teams

Past Events
Brobst Rally Seminar 10/14/17 - focus on new signs

Stewarding for Old Dominion Kennel Club Trial 10/1/17

2017 Obedience Seminar with Laura Romanik: September 9 & 10 at Love on a Leash

Vet-Chat with Dr. Valerie Weiss 8/13/17

Stewarding for Skyline KC Show (6/10+11/17)

Waynesboro Petpawlooza (5/14/17) - annual event with loads of fun! *** we'll be back :)
Pet CPR & First Aid w/ Karen Clark (PetTech Instructor) 4/8/17 - how to help your pet in a medical emergency

Tracking Day w/ Kipp Whelan 3/18/17 - one-day introduction
Avidog Seminar (2/25+26/2017) - all about puppies
Presentation on Obedience Rules by Renee Hoover was 1/8/17 and a great success. *** Repeat possible. TBA 

Rally Seminar w/ the Brobsts - repeated by popular demand already and again this fall!

Canine Strength & Fitness Training Workshop with Dr. Kathryn Dobyns: 2/13/2016 & 10/22/2016
Woodturning - 3/13/16 Members created their own dumbbell with the local wood turner group.


The Commonwealth Dog Obedience Training Club will sponsor a Canine Good Citizen Test later this year again.

The cost for this test is $10 per team.

We are also hosting "practice" sessions for the CGC before the actual test.

The cost of the practice session is $10 for non-club members and free for members.

If you are interested in either of these, please contact Laura Thurman: 540-849-5447 or

To find out what the requirements are - go to:
Canine Good Citizen - American Kennel Club

Details for the members only Maggie Hayes Seminar 11/11/17 can be found HERE.

PetSaver w/ Karen Clark 11/4/17 - details HERE

PetSaver I - First Aid and CPR training (8 spots, $80/person)

PetSaver II is a continuation for attendees from our April 2017 session ($30/person)

Hurricane Helpers 10/28/17 - 1-3pm in Gypsy Hill Park (Staunton, VA) - Augusta Valley Animal Hospital

Event to benefit those pets affected by all the hurricanes recently.  There will be a pet costume contest / pet parade at 1:30, then Freckles and Friends will put on a magic / balloon show.  CDOTC will have a 30 minute spot to do some demonstrations and talk about behavior and dog training.



P.O. Box 973

Waynesboro, VA 22980

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