The Clever Hound is Now Online!

The Clever Hound is Now Online!

As of this writing, all private lesson appointments and most group classes are fully booked for 2021. Limited space is available in Monday 1 pm scent work and Tuesday 1 pm Introduction to Agility. The January 2022 schedule will be released as soon as possible. If you...
Scent Work Competition Prep Seminar

Scent Work Competition Prep Seminar

Rocky Creek Dog Agility and The Clever Hound are teaming up to have a Scent Work Seminar to be held at Rocky Creek Dog Agility, 110 Hahnstown Road, Ephrata, PA. The working seminar will be held Sunday, November 14, 2021 starting at 9 am. (Morning session: 9am to noon....
Summer of Ruff

Summer of Ruff

Do More With Your Dog is offering a fun specialty title this year- Summer of Ruff. The Clever Hounds had a great time posing for photos to complete this challenge. If you and your dog would like to try this challenge, feel free to join our free online tricks training...
The Road to Gromit’s MACH

The Road to Gromit’s MACH

Last weekend, Gromit finished his Master Agility Championship. The requirements for this title are 20 double Qs and 750 speed points. Double Qs are earned by having perfect runs in Master Standard and Jumpers on the same day. Speed points are earned for each full...

“My Week” by Elf

This was Elf’s Puppy Class Homework, but she thought she would share it with her friends. Tuesday January 30: 6 am: Every morning, we have to sit or down and stay while Mom makes us breakfast. She says it’s so we don’t bark. I don’t have to stay in a certain...

Why Use a Certified Dog Trainer?

Dog training is something that can be done on many different levels.  In fact, if you’ve ever lived with a dog, you have probably done some dog training whether you realize it or not.  However, the concept of dog training as a profession is relatively new and...