Mark Your Calendars…. Up coming events!

Swim…Swim…Swim…Swim…Swim…Swim…

Yep! We are having a good ole’ fashioned “dog swim,” on Monday, 8/22.

How better to break this heat than to go for a dip at Aurora Shores!

Members….emails have been sent out to all. If you need more details contact

either Cheri Goggin or Amy Gutmann.

Hope to see you all!

CUYAHOGA VALLEY GOLDEN RETRIEVER CLUB, INC.

WC/WCX TEST
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Date: Sunday September 4, 2016

Time: WCX judging begins at 9:00 AM, WC will follow the WCX

Judges: Barb McCauley and Bob Samios

Location: Hambden Nursery, Chardon, OH

Birds: Ducks

Entry Fees: WC ‑   $40.00, WCX  ‑   $45.00

ENTRIES CLOSE AT 8:00 PM EDT on Friday, August 26, 2016

 

             Flyer Clinic

 

puppy GR huntingJuly 25th- club member, Marilyn /Richards, will be hosting a training date for all to come learn OR train your pups/dogs for our upcoming WC/WCX. Carol Young has graciously allowed us to work on her property, located Medina. More info will be published in the July newsletter to be coming out soon!

June 11-12-Hunt test (contact Karen Bodner @ 440-823-7697) to volunteer to help. This is held at Hambden Nursery, northeast of Chardon and will last most of the day (rain or shine). Come watch what our breed was meant to do.

June 22-24- Specialty (contact Pat Flanigan @ traeloch@netzero.com) to volunteer to help. This event is held in New Castle, Pa., (at the Lawrence County Farm Show Grounds (2497 Harlansburg Rd. New Castle, Pa 16101) and will run all three days from 8am-4pm. Our dogs can compete in obedience, rally and breed, at this event. There will be vendors selling quality/novel dog gear, too.

The entire show premium can be viewed/downloaded brom: http://www.clantyre.net/secserv/Specialty/GPGRC-Premium-2016.pdf

The 2016 Wild Wild West Show!

Breed and Obedience (obedience only has been cancelled due to expected rain conditions on that day) Match: On May 1st,  we have our annual puppy match! Here is the flyer! If you would like to enter your puppy or dog, put this on your schedule. Directions below!

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Directions to CVGRC Puppy Match Old River Farm Picnic Area, May 4, 2014

2921 River Rd, Willoughby Hills, in North Chagrin Metropark

Map of location can be seen at: http://maps.google.com/maps?daddr=41.57486695396619,-81.4174085855484

I-90… FROM THE EAST OR WEST
• exit at Rt. 91 (SOM Center Rd.)* • turn left (south) on Rt. 91

For Old River Farm Reserved Picnic Area
• turn left (east) on Chardon Rd. (Rt. 6) • continue approximately 1 mile to Chagrin River Rd. (Rt. 174)* • turn right (south) on Chagrin River Rd. • areas noted above are along Chagrin River Rd. Old River Farm Reserved Picnic Area will be on the left past Squire’s Castle.
River Grove Recreation Area will be on the right.
I-271… FROM THE SOUTH
• exit at Wilson Mills Rd.* • turn right (east) on Wilson Mills Rd. For Old River Farm Reserved Picnic Area continue east on Wilson Mills Rd. (past Rt. 91) to Chagrin River Rd. Turn left (north) on River Rd. and continue about 2 miles. All areas noted are along Chagrin River Rd.
Old River Farm Reserved Picnic Area will be on the right.
I-480… FROM THE EAST OR WEST
• to I-271 North (see directions for I-271)
TURNPIKE… EXIT 12
• take Rt. 8 North • to I-271 North (see directions for I-271)

2016 Events!

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Our April 25th membership meeting will be:

Hosted by Club members Vonnie Peterson and Marilyn Richards (both hunt judges), along with Amberwood Kennels owner, Bob Rechart will be instructing participants in the proper/safe use of hunt test equipment along with giving members plenty of time to train their pups (with bumpers/birds). There will also be hospitality, so run home after work, grab those dogs and meet us at 6373 Laskey Rd. Rome, Oh 44085 (a bit east of Chardon) at 6:30-dark, Bring along water for the pups and a towel too!

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In March we held our annual  “Golden Auction,” BUT with a tasty twist! We had a wine/cheese party and even got to take home wine charms (thanks Amy!). Great items were  brought by our members, to bid on and all had a rousing time trying to get the items they wanted.