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Horowhenua Obedience Dog Training Club Inc.

The Horowhenua Obedience Dog Training Club Inc. has its clubrooms and grounds at the AP&I Show Grounds in the centre of Levin. The club has approximately 100 members who take part in Obedience, Agility, Rally-O, Canine Good Citizen (CGC), Scent Work, Working Trials, training and competition. It holds an Obedience and Agility ribbon trial, two Championship Agility shows and two Championship Obedience shows each year. It also holds Obedience training courses which handlers can use to establish a good relationship with their dogs or use as a basis for going on to competition.

Contact Details

Deirdre  Barr
PO Box 163

Phone: 022-038-5383

Committee Details

SecretaryDeirdre Barr           0220385383
Treasurer                     Trevor Faulknor0274407989

Obedience Show Secretary

Agility Show Secretary
Karen Carle

Annabelle Connor

Rally-O Show SecretaryNicole Robinson     0226943248

Scent Work Show SecretaryJanine Gregory0273031382
Richard Morse0211914764
Obedience CoordinatorKevin Brown0212343950
Agility Coordinator

CGC Coordinator   

Scent Work Coordinator 

Rally-O Coordinator               
Suzie Inskeep

Judy Webby

Rachael Wildbore

Helen Carter




Upcoming Shows and Events

Term dates for 2024

Term 1 Enrolment online from 17th January
Course 31st January - 20th March
Term 2 Enrolment online from 20th March
Course 3rd Apr - 22nd May
Term 3 Enrolment online from 22nd May
Course 5th Jun - 24th July
Term 4 Enrolment online from 24th Jul 
Course 7th August - 25th September
Term 5 Enrolment online from 25th Sept
Course 9th October - 27th November


Obedience & Rally-O Championship Show 24/25 February
Agility Championship Show 23/24 March
UD Trial 13/14 July
Agility Ribbon Trial 27th July
Obedience & Rally-O Championship Show 14/15 September

Club Activities

Obedience and Agility training and competition 
Training courses for dog owners. 
NZKC Canine Good Citizen, 
Scent Work

 The introductory obedience course aims to teach owners basic control of their dogs and covers walking at heel, coming on command, stays, general behaviour, health care and legal requirements. The training is held over an eight week period. Further courses through to Grade five will refine and reinforce these commands and teach the retrieve.

 Agility - Owners are required to have full club membership. Dogs must be 12 months old to take part in agility.

 Rally-O - Owners are required to have full club membership. Courses aim to give the dog & handler a combination of agility and obedience in a fun setting.

 CGC - Owners are required to have full club membership & have passed Obedience Grades 1 & 2. Dogs are taught to be well mannered in public and at home. The course is geared around fun. Levels that can be achieved are Foundation, Bronze, Silver & Gold. For more information check out the NZKC Website on CGC Club.

Fees: Introductory Classes (Grade 1) $80.00 for 1 person or $120.00 for a Family. This is an eight week course. Membership (from Grade 2 onwards): Single $70.00 Family $90.00 Junior $30.00 (16 & under) Agility Gear Fee $25.00

OBEDIENCE (Grades 1 to 5) - Wednesdays 6.15pm. Class Coordinator Kevin Brown.

AGILITY - Tuesdays - Beginners 6pm, Seniors 7pm. Class Coordinator Suzie Inskeep.

Enrolments for classes are online, dates stated above. A link to the enrolment form can be accessed through the club's Face Book page. It can also be obtained by emailing

RALLY-O - Wednesdays at 5.30pm Class Coordinator Helen Carter 

CANINE GOOD CITIZEN (CGC) - Sundays 10.30am during Winter, 10am during Summer. Class Coordinators Judy Webby and Sue Clarke 

SCENT WORK - Wednesdays - Beginners 6.30pm. Please enquire with the Scent Work Coordinator for Senior class details.

All dogs taking part in club activities must be vaccinated and registered.

Club Scrapbook

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