Agility Links

These Links are provided for the benefit of visitors to the MAC website. If you are looking to find out more about Dog Agility, we hope our list of resources is helpful. This list is far from exhaustive, and if you have a link that should be included, let us know (contact MAC). Please be aware that inclusion in this list does not constitute an endorsement on the part of the Minnesota Agility Club.

Organizations

AKC – American Kennel Club
The AKC provides registration services for pedigreed dogs, along with establishing rules and guidelines for a variety of canine performance events. AKC Agility is limited to purebred dogs.

ASCA – Australian Shepherd Club of America
The Australian Shepherd Club of America provides registration for Australian Shepherds as well as sanctioning programs in obedience, stock dog, tracking, and agility. Sanctioned agility trials are open to any healthy, trained dog.

CPE – Canine Performance Events
CPE is an agility-only organization, and is open to any healthy dog.

NADAC – North American Dog Agility Council
NADAC is an agility-only organization, and is open to any healthy dog.

TDAA – Teacup Dogs Agility Association
TDAA is an agility-only organization, and is open to any small dog measuring no more than 17″.

UKC – United Kennel Club
The UKC provides registration services for pedigreed dogs, along with establishing rules and guidelines for a variety of canine performance events.

UKI – UK Agility International
UKI is an agility-only organization, and is open to any healthy dog.

USDAA – United States Dog Agility Association
USDAA is an agility-only organization, and is open to any healthy dog.

Canine Health & Wellness Resources

Caring Canine Massage
Chiropractic for EveryBody
K9 in Motion, LLC
Pet Insurance Reviews (Free guide of insurance information and reviews)
Twin Cities Animal Rehabilitation Clinic
University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine

Regional Clubs & Training Centers

Agile Canines (ACTS) – St Louis Park)
Animal Inn Training School – Lake Elmo
Arrowhead Dog Agility Association (ADAA) – Duluth
Bloomington Obedience Training Club (BOTC) – Bloomington
C & E Dog Training Center – New Hope
Canine Agility of Central Minnesota (CACM) – St Cloud
Cloud 9 Training School – Maple Grove
Dog Dynasty Duluth/Arrowhead Dog Training (DDD) – Duluth
Fargo Moorhead Kennel Club (FMKC) – Fargo, ND
Fusion Pet Retreat – Minnetonka
Key City Kennel Club – St. Peter
Minnesota Mixed Breed Club (MMBC) – Hosts events in the Twin Cities. No training classes
On The Run! Canine Center (OTR) – Ham Lake
Rochester Minnesota Kennel Club – Hosts events in Rochester. No training classes
St. Paul Dog Training Club (SPDTC) – South St. Paul
Shine On Dog Sports – Rochester
South Paws K9 Academy – Northfield
Tails in Motion (TIM) – Little Falls. (also hosts some trials at On the Run)
Tails We Win Dog Training – Bursnville
Total Recall School for Dogs – Hugo
Twin Cities Obedience Training Club (TCOTC) – Minneapolis
Water’s Edge Dog Center – Buffalo

Agility Equipment & Products

Clean Run

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  • What’s New?

    Our UKI trial is on May 22-23 and outdoors at Animal Inn in Lake Elmo. Lori Michaels is judging. We will be offering Masters Heat on Saturday and double Speedstakes on Sunday. The new UKI jump heights for small dogs will be in effect at this trial. Entries close on May 17. Download the premium.

    The June 5-6 USDAA trial is outdoors at Animal Inn. Karen Gloor will be judging. We will be offering Grand Prix, Steeplechase, and double Standard, Gamblers & Pairs for all levels. Volunteers can take a $2/run discount. Look for the Google doc sign-up sheet closer to the trial. Entries close on May 26. Download the test schedule and the entry form.

    The July 9-11 NADAC trial will be at Soccer World in Rochester! Jim Nally is judging and entries close on July 2. Download the premium.

    The July 16-18 AKC trial has moved outdoors to Animal Inn. Windle Ewing is judging. We are looking for a MAC member to join the committee as equipment chair. This involves getting the ribbons and some other supplies from the storage locker in Hopkins to the trial and back, counting the ribbons at the end of the trial, and helping out with set-up/tear-down. Contact Laura Thomas if you are interested in volunteering.

    The July 30-Aug 1 CPE trial premium is available. This trial is at On the Run with Mike Brownell judging. We are looking for a judge’s attache, and an equipment chair. Contact Brandi Rogers if you are interested in helping put this trial on. Download the premium.

    The Sept 25-26 USDAA trial is outdoors at Animal Inn with Val Reiner judging. Note the new date just for 2021 to avoid a conflict with the UKI Midwest Cup.

    The Dec 10-12 CPE trial is at On the Run with Brenda Gilday judging. All trial committee positions are available. Contact Brandi Rogers if you are interested in helping put this trial on.

    The Feb 5-6, 2022 UKI trial will be at On the Run. Shane Miller is judging. We are looking for a trial secretary, volunteer coordinator, hospitality, attache and equipment chairs. Contact Julie Heller if you are interested in joining the committee.

    Memberships were extended through Oct 31, 2021 for all current members.  If you would like to help support MAC by paying for dues, please send your check to Kelly. (Her address is on the form, but there’s no need to return the form this year unless you have an update in your contact information)

     

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