Oxford IPO offers training help and grounds in two forms: Member and Visitor.
Members must also be members in good standing of the Canadian Working Belgian Shepherd Association (included in the Oxford IPO membership fee).
Members are entitled to all the rights, privileges and responsibilities of this club. Club training sessions take place a minimum of 2 days a week, weather conditions and schedule permitting.
Acceptance of a candidate as a Member shall be voted in by the majority of board directors, in consultation with existing members, after a 6 months probation period as a probationary member. Membership fee for one dog is $350 yearly (one dog) or $500 (two dogs or more).
Visitors may participate in training sessions at the discretion of the Training Director, for a fee of $10 per training unit*.
Visitors shall contact us** prior to a training day, if they wish to come to the Oxford IPO training field.
* Training units are of 3 types (1 unit each):
- Field usage (mandatory). Doing one obedience and one protection session consists of 2 training units of field usage.
- Oxford IPO Club Helper usage (optional)
- Oxford IPO Club member obedience coaching (optional)
** Contact us by sending email to firstname.lastname@example.org