President: Pearl Findlay-James
Vice President: Marlene Hardy
Secretary: Linda Wilkinson
Treasurer: Vicki Jerrett
The Bairnsdale & District Dog Obedience Club Inc is affiliated with DOGS Victoria (previously the Victorian Canine Association). We offer obedience and agility classes and are looking toward introducing new dog sports. Some of our members participate in Tracking, Herding, Earth Dog, Dancing with Dogs and Retrieving.
TRAINING ETHIC - positive reinforcement as we strive to abolish the dominance myth. To question 'Why did the dog do it wrong?' and answer 'How can I help him/her get it right.'
Mission Statement -
To provide education regarding the law, control and behaviour of dogs in the community in a friendly and supportive environment, while employing non-threatening and positive reward techniques.