Membership/Mission, Bylaws

EVENT 2014075703  Eastern States Exposition Grounds
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Closing Date: Wednesday, November 05, 2014

EVENT 2014075704 Eastern States Exposition Grounds
Start Date: Saturday, December 06, 2014
Closing Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014


Wednesday, November 5th at 7:30 pm at the Westborough Courtyard by Marriott Hotel

We are pleased to announce that we have a massage therapist coming to do a presentation at the meeting!! 

Lisa Ruthig has excellent credentials - she is certified in Small Animal and Equine massage by Bancroft School of Massage Therapy, and is Director of Animal Programs at Bancroft. Lisa is chairman of the National Board of Certification for Animal Acupressure and Massage, and a level 2 Reiki practitioner.

In addition Lisa owns Lively Animal Massage, a private practice for animal massage and is a trainer in Pack of Paws Reactive Dog University. 

Lisa will talk about canine massage and will do a demonstration for us.

Date: Saturday, September 6th 2014
MasterPeace Dog Training, 264 Fisher Street, Franklin  MA
Time: noon - 4:00

Guest speaker/trainer: Karen Devito. Karen's area of expertise is NoseWork. She has a great attitude and love for the sport. The other rings will also be available for other activities, socializing. We will have some fun games/contests/challenges for you to enter with your dog. Prizes!

We will break for lunch. The club is providing pizza, salads, soft drinks and cake. Members may bring a dish or dessert if they would like!

September is also our Annual Meeting. We'll discuss some club business, including election of officers for the Board of Directors.

Please RSVP to Kristine Sklenak (knickage@aol.com) or Tracy Lariviere (riverwood@charter.net) so we can have a headcount - important for the correct amount of food and prizes!

So mark your calendars and get ready for another FUN time with your fellow members.

If you are bringing a dog, please bring a crate as well. And don't forget to bring plenty of treats for training challenges and games.

LOOK!!! WAE ON 28 JUNE 2014!!!

Pilgrim Doberman Pinscher Club Working Aptitude Evaluation
Saturday, June 28, 2014 Start time 10AM
Evaluator John  Schoeneman
Wrentham, MA


Please contact Beth Szczygiel dobermanri@yahoo.com with any questions REGARDING WAE.
Please contact Robin T. with any questions regarding downloading forms.


Old events for history:


Was held on 07 September 2013 from 1-5 at Silver City Dog Training, Taunton MA.

 We will honor members who have achieved benchmarks with their dogs durng the year of 2012. We have planned fun activities for our best friends, followed by a pizza luncheon, awards ceremony and a short general meeting. RSVP to Kathy Semple, karhianns@aol.com so we know how much food to order. Pilgrim DPC usually meets on the first Wednesday of the month, but has planned this special event for our award winners and our dogs.