Welcome to the Family Dog Club
Located at: 1847 Centerville Turnpike S. Chesapeake, VA.23322
757-204-4411    or     familydogclub@hotmail.com

Proudly owned & operated by:
Rita Phoenix, Family, Friends & our Amazing Volunteers

All of us here at the Family Dog Club would like to take a minute and thank all our students, boarders, daycare participants, our amazing volunteers & staff,
Family and Friends a very happy and Tails Up Holiday.... 
We couldn't keep our doors open without your kindness, hard work, and dedication
Thank You     Thank You     Thank You 

Our Awesome Dog Club offers:
Open Boarding... dogs are only crated to eat & sleep, they get to run and play on 3 acres of fenced in   grass filled property.  They can also go inside or outside as they please.
Doggie Daycare... flexible hours,  special accommodations for small dogs & puppies

Agility Classes... Just for fun or competition, kids always welcome...  
NADAC, AKC, and UKC equipment... all available for training and competitions... Group & Private lessons available

Obedience... We are now offering Obedience classes.... Taught by Denise Call  
She has Over 35 years experience breeding, training, and showing dogs...  Multiple disciplines, multiple registries.... Small group classes and private lessons
Positive motivational training... Obedience , Conformation, Rally & Beginning Tracking...  For competition or just for fun...  
Class Are Held Every Tuesday morning    Basic class begins at  9:00 & 10:15am  
Saturday classes... Basic class begins at 9am  Intermediate begins at 10:15

Drop us a note, include name, dogs breed and age, your phone number...  Please put Obedience in the subject line.... I always reply, if you don't hear from me by the next morning I did Not get your message, please give me a call
K-9 & Kids Agility Workshops... all friendly dogs and their kids are invited...Our next 2-day work shops are set for       June 22nd & June 23rd        Agility Training workshops are for dogs and their kids [ages 8-18yr.]
4-H... K-9  K.O.A.R.  Dog Club... all friendly dogs and their kids welcome to join our new  4-H dog club, meetings and training are held  3rd Friday of every month right here at the Family Dog Club at 6:30pm

Lure Coursing Practice... Held in conjunction with our agility open houses as well as special dates... all dogs are welcome to come practice in a safe and fully enclosed secured area... $2.00 per run... Keep an eye on our website for practice days and times.....  Just posted extra practice dates for December... please click onto our Calendar page for dates and times
                                                                          C.G.C. Testing
                                                    NEW DATE.... We will post 2017 dates as soon as we can...
please keep an eye on our calendar page we will post ASAP


Cost is.... $5 for family dog club members and students and $5 for my obedience students... $10 for general public

Please bring leash collar proof of up to date rabies vaccines...   No pinch collars during test no food during test 
Leslie Wheimhof will be judging for this certificate... she tends to watch your dogs before they go in to test so tell your people to keep dogs you see under control at all times
Any dog that has been thru basic obedience class should be able to pass test ...

Property Rental...
Agility trials, rescue & dog club picnics, birthday parties [with or without dogs], School - dog awareness programs,
meet-up groups, weddings, & more !!!!

Lure Coursing Practice set for.... 
December  18th  & 31st


Check Out Our
Next FREE Agility Open House... January ??? 2017
Bring your dogs, family, & friends out to play on our agility equipment
any time between 12:00-4:00

Next session of agility classes start back the week of   January ??? 2017

Open House is a rain, sleet snow, or an occasional sunny day event...
so... you do not need to attend open house in order to sign up for class
but you will have to call Rita to save a place for you

Can't make this open house... no worries, plan on checking out the next one set for
January 2017  Date to be announced ASAP Same time, Same great place!

The Best Fun You Will Ever Have With Your Dog !!!


Curious About Agility?
Come check it out!
Watch an event, go to an open
house, or try a class
Click here for calendar info

TAILS UP Agility Club
 A NADAC Affiliated Agility Club
"Tails Up" hosts three NADAC trials a
year, in the Spring and Fall.
Go to Calendar Page for more info
Free Stuff!
Agility Classes, Private Lessons, 
Day-Care or Boarding
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Find out How!

Rent our Facility
Trials, meetings, seminars, parties, personal or club functions
Non-Profit organization events are always welcome
We have  approximately 5 acres of fenced in property that is professionally groomed daily,
a 15' x 30' awning... ready to shade your event, 3 rings filled with regulation agility equipment, access to electricity,
water, refrigerators and plenty of  parking...  Rv's are welcomed at all events.

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 K-9 K.O.A.R.   4-H Club
All kids ages 9-18years old and their friendly dogs are welcome to join this fast growing club...  They will learn all about dog training, and good sportsmanship...

Our 4-H Club will focus on
Knowledge of dog care, Obedience skills, Agility training, and Rally fun...

The kids and their dogs will meet the 3rd Friday of each month right here at the Family Dog Club

 Form more information about this awesome new club please contact... Carolyn at 757-404-3010  or Emily 757-729-0222

Bad weather date will be the following Friday, if in doubt call first as it may not be raining here...

Click here to read about common foods that are dangerous, and possibly fatal for dogs.
They food items on the list might surprise you...

Beagles to the Rescue

Beagles to the Rescue is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity. They find homes for beagle dogs and puppies (and the occasional wanna-be beagle), most of whom live as guests of the Family Dog Club while waiting for forever homes.  Donations to BTTR are tax-deductible. BTTR dogs are featured on petfinder.com. 
Click here to visit the official BTTR website.

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stores will donate to BTTR if you buy from them through iGive.com -
at NO extra cost to you. Help us help them - for free!

View the Calendar Page for More Info re BTTR Open Houses, etc.