Frequently asked questions
If you have any other questions that are not answered below please see our contact page for details of our email address and phone number. Note: The office is open from 7pm to 8pm on Wednesdays and from 9am to 11:30am on Sundays.
- What age does my dog have to be to start training?
Dogs can start Obedience from 12 weeks of age and there is no upper age limit. A current vaccination certificate with minimum C5, or a written certificate from your vet, must be provided.
- When do MODC train?
From mid January to mid December we train Sundays and Wednesdays excluding public holidays. Pre-Puppy is on Thursdays.
- What age does puppy class cover?
3 months to 6 months.
- What training methods are used at MODC?
The training methods used at MODC focus primarily on positive reinforcement through food, toys and praise as well as negative punishment which simply means withholding the positive reinforcement.
- What disciplines are taught at MODC?
We teach Obedience, Agility, Rally and of course pre-puppy.
- Criteria for Acknowledgement of Titles and Perpetual Trophies
Please follow the link for details of all Criteria for Acknowledgement of Titles and Perpetual Trophies
Criteria for MODC titles and trophies (2).docx