The German Shepherd Club of Greater Raleigh holds meetings on the
first Wednesday of each month. You and your dog are welcome to join us for learning and socialization. Click on upcoming meetings for
meeting topic information. Your dogs are welcome and you do not need to be a member to attend.
Our monthly meetings are held at Millbrook Exchange Community Building
at 1905 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615. Meeting starts at 7:00 p.m. and the time allotted for guest speakers
is typically 7-8 p.m. with an additional 15-20 minutes for Q&A.
The Next Meeting:
May 2, 2018 - Our speaker will be Jan Santel. Jan has over 25 years experience training all breeds of dogs and has proven success
with 140 AKC and UKC agility and obedience titles with her own dogs. Over the years, she has been instrumental in helping
students achieve more than 5,000 titles in agility and obedience in both AKC and UKC. Jan is an AKC and UKC Agility
Judge, Tester/Observer of Allicance of Therapy Dogs, trainer of dogs for the handicapped and CGC plus S.T.A.R. Puppy Program
trainer and evaluator.
At our meeting on Wednesday August 5, we had a special guest, Donnie
Harrison, Wake County Sheriff. He and his K-9 Sargent discussed selection and training for the K-9 police.
Always a popular and engaging presentation, each of the stories that they shared clearly demonstrated their love for their
jobs and the genuine concern and commitment that they have for their community. Thank you Sheriff Harrison!