Choose one according to your dogs needs and age:
S.T.A.R. Puppy package for dogs under 6 months
For puppies under 6 months. The Berks Dog Training Club S.T.A.R. Puppy Program follows the program designed by the American Kennel Club to get dog owners and their puppies off to a good start. Upon completion, an AKC certificate is available for purchase through their organization.
( includes 8 weeks of basic skills plus the balance of the year as a member including weekly member training and more. There is a $2 online administration fee.)
Recent grads from our STAR puppy and Special Needs:
You have pre-paid for Basic Skills class - sign up on the sign up page -you will need the date
of your class puppy/Special Needs class Just choose your day and time, fill out the form. On the pay page you are instructed NOT to pay.
Basic Skills Package for dogs 6 months and older
For dogs 6 months and older. INCLUDED IN THE BASIC SKILLS PACKAGE: $115 includes 8 weeks of basic skills plus the balance of the year as a member including weekly member training and more. There is a $2 online administration fee.
To print out a form and mail in a check click on this button:
To sign up:
Click on the button with the time you choose... then sign up for class:
Members: sign up on the form for the time you choose. Then, on the pay page, choose the a-la-carte price since you have already paid your dues.
Special Needs only offered outdoors - April 2020
April 14, 2020
Classes will be held
6-7PM on Tuesdays beginning 4/21 at the 4H
Class held Tuesday eve. 6-7PM
$150 Special Needs PACKAGE which includes 6 weeks of Special Needs class, 8 weeks of basic skills, plus the balance of the year as a member including weekly member training and more. There is a $2 online administration fee. Due to extra space needed, Special Needs is only available in Spring and sometimes, summer -
B.C.D.T.C. Membership dues & more
*The December match has been moved to the first Thursday in recent years
You are not enrolled until we receive your payment and form.
Enroll online or by mail.
Basic Skills and STAR puppy Fall, Winter and Spring Classes are held indoors
at the Berks County 4H Center, 1238 County Road, Leesport.
All Summer Classes are held outdoors
at the Liberty Fire Company, Ralph and Ruth Sts, Sinking Spring
Cancellation policy for Basic Skills, S.T.A.R. and Special Needs: If you cancel before orientation you can receive a refund, less a $15 processing fee. If you cancel after orientation, NO refund will be given except for medical reasons, however you will have the option to attend a later class.