Why You Want to Train With Us

Mission Statement



The mission of Lilac City Dog Training Club is to help you train your dog, whether it is a rambunctious puppy or an older dog, to be a well-behaved member of your family and to the highest level of competition. Training your dog not only adds to the enjoyment of owning a dog but also contributes to a strong and lasting bond.

About Us

Lilac City Dog Training Club is a dog training and
obedience organization based in Spokane, Washington. We provide popular dog training and obedience classes ranging from Puppy Kindergarten through Advanced Obedience, Young Dog Obedience and Small Dog Obedience, Introduction to Agility, Rally, and Conformation. Our newest training opportunity is called Nosework, Many of our classes help people prepare to show their dogs in AKC and UKC shows and trials.

Our experienced instructors focus their time and expertise to help you train your dog. Our methods are praise positive, dog-friendly, fun and effective. Lilac City Dog Training Club is a UKC-affiliated, non-profit, volunteer dog training and obedience club.

Lilac City Dog Training Club members include AKC judges, and experienced handlers that actively compete in dog sports. Our members have earned advanced titles on their dogs in obedience (Obedience Trial Champion), agility (Masters Agility Champion), rally (Rally Advanced Excellent), tracking (Tracking Dog), Earthdog (Master Earthdog),and conformation (Grand Champion and International Champion).

Our members and trainers have a broad base of skills to help your dog become all it can be from a better family member to a titled star



SUMMER PET SAFETY
Summer time has many challenges when it comes to the health and well-being of your pets. Remember that if the sidewalk is too hot for you to stand on, it is too hot for your pet. DO NOT leave your pets unattended in the car. The temperature inside your car can reach exteame highs with are dangerous and could cause irrepreable harm to your pet or death.

Meet our Board of Directors and Directors of Training

Phyllis Taylor

Phyllis Taylor

President
Colleen Bailey

Colleen Bailey

Vice President
Kayla Murfin

Kayla Murfin

Secretary
Jackye Morse

Jackye Morse

Treasurer

Carolyn Herrity

Board of Directors
Cherie Marshall

Cherie Marshall

Board of Directors
Rebekkah Vierling

Rebekkah Vierling

Director of Training

Ingrid Knorr

Director of Training

What clients say

People that train their dogs at Lilac City Dog Training Club
Inverness McKenzie

Inverness McKenzie

Student at LCDTC

"I couldn't be happier with the results of training my dog at LCDTC. I tell everyone about the wonderful teachers there.

Hanson Deck

Hanson Deck

LCDTC Student

"I've taken several dogs to LCDTC for training. The instructors are professional and really care about their students.

Natalya Undergrowth

Natalya Undergrowth

Student at LCDTC

"I have a wonderful dog after taking classes at LCDTC. I've taken several classes there, such as Beginning Obedience and Rally. Great teachers.

Our Training Classes

Lilac City Dog Training Club is proud to offer a full range of classes in which we train you to train your dog. Classes are open to purebred and mixed breeds, young and not-so-young dogs. Classes are offered at our facility. Times are listed on the schedule by individual class.

Carol & Brian Miyamoto

The AKC Novice Trick Dog certificates for all four dogs have arrived. Left to right are Mochi, Kukui, Kalani, and Bentley. It was fun training all four at the same time. It was a good Read more…

Rally

Rally is a combination of obedience and agility. Handlers will enjoy this fun and relaxed class. Dogs need to have completed at least one obedience class prior to participation in Rally.

Puppy Classes

AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Basics  This class is for puppies 5 to 9 months of age that need the socialization, but also need the adjustment between puppy class and beginning class.  S.T.A.R. stands for Socialization, Training, Activity, Read more…

Obedience Classes

Beginning Obedience  Open to dogs 6 months or older. Basic commands, control, and behavior instructions.  Young Dog Obedience  A beginning class with the younger dog in mind. Open to dogs 5 months to 8 months. Read more…

Nosework

Inspired by working detection dogs, K9 Nose Work is the fun search and scenting activity for virtually all dogs and people. This easy to learn activity and sport builds confidence and focus in many dogs Read more…

Intro to Agility

Open to dogs that have successfully completed two obedience classes. This class includes instruction in running an obstacle course including:  Jumping Tunnels Ladders Weave poles Dog walk A-frame

Conformation

This class is for show dogs. Learn ring procedures such as stacking, gaiting, ring pattern, baiting, and  more.

Get in Touch

You need more information about us?
Find us at the Club

1612 E Houston, Spokane, WA  99217

Two blocks north of Francis between

Helena and Pittsburg

Give us a ring
Club Phone   509-487-9542
Sheila Gomez,    509-218-5962

 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

        Email us
        lilaccitydtc@gmail.com 
      

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