Information About Dogs and Dog Training

Dog Training
Ringcrafted Training for German Shepherds
Other breeds allowed only if GSD owners as well
Tuesday (except 2nd Tuesday in each month)
7.00pm to 9.00 pm
Grenoside Community Centre, Main Street, Grenoside, Sheffield S35 8PR
Phone Diane or Philip James on 01226 204273 or Dennis Oakes on 0114 285 1384
Prices: Full Membership fees 5.00 (Joint or Single)
Associate Membership fees 3.50
Juniors 1.00
First Dog- 3.00 per session
Second and Subsequent Dogs- 2.00 each per session
Refreshments- 50p each

Young handlers are available to help you with the training of your dog(s). Donations will be appreciated for this service (e.g. 1.00 per dog)


On Tuesday 23rd October the following dogs and handlers gained their Silver Awards:
Magaeret and Pax; Julie and Rhea; Diane and Dylan; Lauren and Gino

Margaret with Maddie and Teal also gained her Bronze Awards

The Assessor was Heather Corkin

Puppies being assessed for their KC Puppy Foundation Award on the 22nd April 2014

We all passed our KC Puppy Foundation Assessment on the 22nd April 2014!

We all passed our KC Puppy Foundation Assessment on the 29th July 2014!

On 28th October 2014 Heather Corkin carried out the Kennel Club Good Citizen Assessment. Congratulations to the following who were successful:

Bronze Award: Natasja Carrie with Kaizer
Liz Tuxford with Logan
Silver Award: Diane Damms with Frank
Julie Mitchell with Roxy
Diane James with Phoebe
Jeanette Williams with Sky
Joanna Wallace with Badger

Unfortunately not everyone was able to stay for the photograph.
Dennis Oakes is the Club Trainer.

On 22nd September 2015 Heather Corkin carried out the Good Citizen Assessment. Congratulations to the following who were successful:

Christopher Mountain-Freeman with Adelwin Emerald Mystque (Emmy) Silver Award

Ruth McGrail with Gin House Maxee (Winnie) Bronze Award

Dennis Oakes the Club Trainer

Julie Mitchell with Julanti Breanna (Roxi) Gold Award and Kassieger Irianne at Julanti Bronze Award

Elaine Wood with Limasmythe Elaines Ellite (Ruby) Bronze Award

Diane James with Nellinka Golden Delicious (Phoebe) Gold Award

Philip James with Amhard Jessie Jay (Dolly) Silver Award

Members have worked hard to achieve their K.C. Good Citizens Awards in Bronze and Silver on 18th October 2016 as follows:

Barry Harley with Lex (Clynalwins Nero) - BRONZE
Julie Mitchell with Reva (Kassieger Iriamme at Julanti) SILVER
Josie Ranson with Leala (Kazeti Leisa) - BRONZE
Aimee O'Brien with Freed (Phenaid Phrederick) - SILVER

Heather Corkin is the KC Assessor and Dennis Oakes is the Club Trainer, we are all very grateful for all the time and effort that Heather and Dennis give to Derbyshire GSD Club. Their efforts are very much appreciated.

The Kennel Club Good Citizen Awards took place at Derbyshire GSD Club on 24th October 2017.

We are very grateful to Heather Corkin who comes to our Club twice a year to assess the dogs for their KC Good Citizen Awards, also Dennis Oakes who works really hard with everyone and always achieves excellent results.

The photograph shows:
Rachel Armitage with Reggie (Eaton Mich Barnaby) BRONZE
Diane James (Club Secretary)
Julie Mitchell with Reva (Kassieger Irianne at Julanti) GOLD
Heather Corkin (KC Assessor)
Fiona Stanley with Rogue (Kannibear Casanova) BRONZE
Barry Harvey with Lex (Clynalwins Nero) SILVER
Dennis Oakes (Club Trainer)
The ten week old puppies belong to Olga Barlow and were just there to watch!