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Young Kennel Club Events Calendar

With so much packed in, our dog training days appeal to all dog lovers, and could start your child off on a lifetime hobby. Children enjoy different dog activities, including fun agility and pet dog training, and we are dedicated to keeping the cost of fun as low as possible.

Kids will leave with a bunch of new friends, new interests and bags of confidence, as we encourage all children to take on new challenges - Your child will be counting down the days until the next YKC event!


12th May 2018

Dog Grooming Training Day

with Linda Barker


A perfect chance for members who would like to learn how to groom their own dog and also is a great taster day for those who are considering a career in dog grooming. Places are limited so make sure you book early.

12-13th May 2018

Handling Training Days

With Charlotte Page and Kyle Adams

Staffordshire Showground

Bringing members two full days of Handling masterclasses. Senior YKC members: Charlotte Page & Kyle Adams will help attending members improve their handling skills.


07th - 08th July 2018

East of England

Summer Dog Training Weekend

Near Peterborough

At the Just Dogs Live event near Peterborough, the YKC will have a weekend camp for members to attend. We’ll have lots of activities for members to try out including activities like Agility, Handling and Obedience and much more!


08th August 2018

Agility Training Day

@ The International Agility Festival

Rockingham Castle – Near Corby

On the Wednesday before competitions begin at the International Agility Festival, the YKC will be hosting a training day to get members ready for the long weekend ahead. It would be ideal practise for those competing at the show, but any member is welcome to apply for training.

Entries opening spring 2018


22nd September 2018

Multi Discipline Training Day

With Sussex County Dog Training Club


Following on for the success of the previous year, the Sussex county dog training team will be on hand to give YKC members a taster session of lots of different activities.

Entries opening in 2018


13th October 2018

Dog Grooming Training Day

With Linda Barker


As places are limited, the YKC are delighted to offer YKC members a second opportunity to be taught how to best groom their dog by one of the top groomers in the UK.

Entries opening in 2018

24th October 2018

Agility Training Day

With Lee Gibson


Lee is one of the top agility competitors in the country today – and YKC Members needing agility training this is the place to be. Lee will be training all agility grades.

Entries opening in 2018

26th - 28th October 2018


Autumn Dog Training Weekend


Our fantastic dog training weekend offers you the chance to train your dog in all of the different canine activities during the day and try and qualify for a place in the Crufts finals!

Entries opening in 2018


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