WATER CAMPS

Water  Camps are a wonderful opportunity for PWD owners to mix with others, learn about water basics, learn with distractions and improve on Water Work skills from experienced handler teams!!  Whether you are a new PWD owner, new to water work or an experienced handler – USSPWDC Water Camps are for every PWD and their People!

USSPWD Club hosts Water Camps in Florida and Georgia. Choose your location and date below, click on the button to be taken to the registration form!

 

NEW TO WATER WORK? 

No Worries – USSPWDC is offering One Free Water Camp Day for current members who have never participated in a water camp or trial.   Just click below to sign up!


WATER CAMP CHECK LIST

  • USCG-approved Life Vest
  • Closed Toed Water Shoes
  • Water Work Equipment 
  • Crates
  • Water dishes/Food for Dogs
  • Towels
  • Chairs
  • Sunshade
  • Sun Screen
  • Water
  • Lunch if not provided

See You On the Water…….

 

 2024 Water Trials

  • USSPWDC Junior/Apprentice Workshop with Mock Water Trial, 320 Powerline Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL – June 1-2, 2024
  • USSPWDC Water Trial – American Legion, 120 Legion Lake Circle, Villa Rica GA, June 29-30, 2024
  • PWDCA National Specialty – 553 Knob Park Road,  Bristol, Tennessee 37620 – September 4-12, 2024
  • USSPWDC Water Trial – High Falls County Park, Seneca, SC, early October – Dates TBD

DRY LAND TRAINING - 2024

USSPWDC is offering two Dry Land training camps early in 2024 to include the following areas:  Using obedience skills to build water skills, underwater retrieve, retrieving to hand, retrieving multiple articles, directional commands, dogs moving with  you, stay until released, recall/come, moving away from you toward a  marker.

February 3, 2024 – Dry Land Training and Rowing Clinic, 320 Powerline Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL   NSB will include lunch. First dog $35, second dog same handler $25, $12 additional lunches.

PLEASE NOTE!  The February 10, 2024 – Dry Land Training,  Venice Dog Training Club, 250 Center Ct., Venice, Fl.  Water, Has BEEN CANCELLED.

Please sign up for Water Camps either at NSB or Villa Rica, GA!

New Smyrna Beach FL

320 Powerline Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL

USSPWDC Member pricing for camps  is $30/dog/day.  $20/dog/day additional dogs same handler, lunch is provided.  Additional Guest Lunches are $12 each.  Non-Member Pricing is $40/dog/day. All Levels are welcome to these Camps – with the exception of June 1-2 which is dedicated to JR/APP Level dogs only.

March 16-17, April 20-21, May 4-5, May 11-12, June 1( JR/APP Workshop) June 2 (JR/APP Mock Trial).  June 8-9, June 22,  July 13-14, July 27-28, August 10-11,  Sept. 21-22.

Click the button below to sign up.

Villa Rica, GA

American Legion, 120 Legion Lake Circle, Villa Rica, GA 30810

USSPWDC Member Pricing for these two day camps with lunch provided is $30/dog/day. $20/dog/day additional dogs same handler. Additional Guest Lunches are $12 each.   Non-Member Pricing is $40/dog/day.  

TWO-Day – Water Camps are planned for May 17-18, 2024 and Aug 23-24, 2024.  NOTE:  These are FRIDAY/SATURDAY CAMPS

Note: There is a 12 dog minimum for USSPWD Club to host this water camp.  In the event we need to cancel – you will be notified and funds  returned. 

Click the button below to sign up. 

Hotel Accommodations:

LaQuinta Inn Douglasville (770) 577-3838,  1000 Linnenkohl Dr. Douglasville, GA 30134