York County Dog Training Club

York County, Pennsylvania USA

Agility, Obedience, Rally, Earthdog, Tracking,
Scent Work, Community Involvement, and MORE!

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Trials, Seminars and Events sponsored by YCDTC (updated on November 18, 2022)

Here you will find listings for dog trials, tests, seminars/workshops, and other events that are open to the general public.  All are sponsored in whole or part by YCDTC, or provided via courtesy links to other nearby clubs.
Please refer to the provided premiums, entry forms, or flyers for complete and specific information for each event.

A list of YCDTC members who have volunteered to be dog-sports mentors may be found HERE.

YCDTC club documents and forms may be found on the MEMBERS page.

AKC - Fast CAT Trials:
  April 9th - 10th 2022

Meadows Dog Park @ John Rudy County Park, York PA

AKC - Scent Work Trials:
  April 9th, May 14th, October 8th, & November 15th 2022

New Level Title & New Elite Title rosettes will be awarded to dog and handler teams earning these awards. This applies to both the October & November trials.

Herding Fun Days Workshop (via Harrisburg Shetland Sheepdog Club):
  June 4th - 5th 2022

Introductory herding experience SPECIFICALLY for dogs or teams NEW to herding!

Amanda Nickle of Scarlet’s Mill Herding, Birdsboro PA, is the instructor/presenter

Great opportunity to find out if herding is right for you and for your dog!  Sheep and/or ducks!

All-breed workshop; your dog does not have to be an AKC-listed herding breed!

NOT a “show & go”; this is an instructional workshop!  Participate in either or both days!

Find our more at https://harrisburgssc.org

Limited to 12 working spots each day.

AKC - Obedience & Rally Trials
  UPDATED!  February 17th (Ob) and 18th - 19th 2023 (Rally)

Bella Vista Training Center

Two trials both days, all four levels offered

Opens 12/02/2022, Closes 02/03/2023


  NEW!  July 2nd 2023 (Rally)

Bella Vista Training Center

Two trials on the 2nd; part of a multi-cluster trial

Opens April 3rd 2023, Closes June 16th 2023


  August 19th - 20th 2022 (Obedience)

  August 21st 2022 (Rally) (Two Rally Trials On One Day)

Papillonia Dog Training Academy, Red Lion PA

AKC - Agility Trials:

  March 19th - 20th 2022, In The Net Sports Center, Palmyra PA

  Agility Trials at Bella Vista Training Center, Lewisberry PA

    (Please use the link button below to go to BVTC’s website to obtain
    BVTC-hosted trial premiums)

All BVTC Agility Trial Premiums

NOVEMBER 16TH - 17TH 2022