HKC Class Information
Pre-enrollment is required in ALL classes! Enrollments are processed in the order recived. Confirmation of enrollment will only be made after forms and payment are received by the training director. Class sizes are strictly limited. All dog participating in classes or events on the premises of the Hutchinson Kennel Club are required to have current vaccinatioins. Please Check prerequisites for each class. your dog must be in good health, and have current rabies vaccination as well as vaccinations recommended by your veterinarian.When enrolling in a class please include a copy of your dogs shot records, fill out the pre-training questionnaire, and return both along with your enrollment form and payment for class to:
Gina Fay HKC Training Director 633 Sonora Drive McPherson, Kansas 67460. Registration is due 2 weeks before the start date to reserve a spot in class. Confirmation of enrollment will only be made after forms and payment are received by the training director. (If shots are updated between the time you mail the forms and the date class starts please bring updated shot records the first night of class to give to your instructor).
Enrollment Instructions: To ensure prompt processing of your enrollment, ALL of the following MUST be included:
1 Enrollment Form
2 Pre-training Questionnaire
3 CURRENT Vaccination records
4 Class Fee (Note: There will be a $30.00 fee for returned checks)Occasional daytime or weekend classes may be offered. All classes based on enrollments and availability of instructors. If interested in a daytime or Saturday class, or an Advanced Obedience Class, call the club at 620 662 4782. Or email HKCTrainingDirector@gmail.com You will be called regarding a specific start date. Registration is due 2 weeks before the start of classes, with pre-training questionnaire, vaccination records and payment. We reserve the right to cancel classes change class dates, and close enrollment due to enrollment numbers. Class sizes are limited. Please enroll early to reserve your spot.
Training Information: In all Obedience & Agility classes you will be the trainer of your dog. Trainers MUST be at least 12 years old and physically capable of controlling the dog. Junior handlers must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Family members are welcome to attend but children must be supervised at all times. Hutchinson Kennel Club reserves the right to cancel a class due to insufficient enrollment or, close enrollment when the maximum number of dogs is reached.HKC ‘s New Requirements for Vaccination: All dog participating in classes or events on the premises of the Hutchinson Kennel Club are required to have current vaccinations.
Vaccinations Required Are:
Rabies: For all dogs 16 weeks and older, with repeat vaccinations every 1-3 years, as recommended by the individual’s veterinarian
DHPP: (Distemper, Adenovirus, Parvovirus, and Parainfluenza). Puppies must have their first in series vaccinations before starting class, & must complete the puppy series of vaccinations as recommended by the individual’s veterinarian.
These Core vaccinations are required one year after puppy shots, & every 3 years thereafter, or as recommended by the individual’s veterinarian.
- Kennel Cough (Bordetella): Vaccinations at least once a year for all dogs 16 weeks and older. HKC encourages vaccinations for younger puppies, prior to starting Puppy Kindergarten, as recommended by the individual’s veterinarian.
- NO dog will be allowed to participate unless veterinarian vaccination records are provided, showing that minimum HKC requirements are met, except:
- a.Individuals who perform their own vaccinations may provide dates & types of vaccinations, together with receipts and labels.
- b. If a dog is unable to receive a vaccination for reasons such as allergies, the individual may present a letter from his or her veterinarian annually, confirming that the dog has been examined, has an allergic reaction to the vaccine, is healthy, & may participate in club activities without health risk to the dog or other participants.
The Hutchinson Kennel Club recommends that each owner consult with his or her own veterinarian for advice on appropriate vaccination protocol.
“Class Fees are subject to change without notice”