Angie Cooper - Master Trainer/Instructor


Born and raised in West Virginia, & had numerous animals growing up

Graduated from Hurricane High School in 1991.

Nick & I back in 1993.

 (Nick & I back in 1993.  I had dogs before but, Nick was my first purebred Rottweiler puppy, he began my training career. )

Bought my first Rottweiler in August 1993

Started serious dog training in early February 1994 after entering Lakeside Schutzhund Club in Ohio.

From 1994 - 1995 instructed dog obedience classes for Putnam County Parks and Recreation.

Privately trained individuals and their dogs in Obedience, including one dog used as a seeing eye dog, helped a few people in tracking for Search & Rescue.

 

~After training with police dogs from different departments in Ohio and West Virginia decided to attend Augusta K-9 Services in Virginia.~

 

*Certifications (Click HERE to see actual certificates and letters of references)

*"Master Instructor Trainers Course" Certificate

July 5th - September 27, 1996 Completed twelve weeks (600 hours) of instruction at Augusta K-9.  In this course Angie lived in Va. for 3 months, ate, drank, slept, and worked dogs for the three months she was there. This training was about 10 hours a day M-F and half a day on Sat.

This course included instruction on...

Principles of Canine Behavior

Principles of Conducting Group Instruction

Conducting Group Instruction Lab

Principles of Kennel Management

Kennel Management Lab

Principles of Canine Obedience I

Canine Obedience I Lab

Principle of Canine Agility I

Canine Agility I Lab

Principles of Tracking I

Tracking I Lab

Principles of Canine Obedience II

Canine Obedience II Lab

Principles of Agitation

Agitation Lab

Principles of Personal Protection I

Personal Protection I Lab

Principles of Tracking II

Tracking II Lab

Introduction to Narcotics Detection

Intro to Narcotics Detection Lab

Principles of Police Service Work I

Police Service Work I Lab

Introduction to Small Business Management

Principles of Obedience III

Obedience III Lab

Principles of Tracking III

Tracking III Lab

Principles of Advanced Agitation

Advanced Agitation Lab

Principles of Protection II

Protection II Lab

Principles of Police Service work II

Principle of Canine Agility II

Canine Agility II Lab

Canine Breed Identification

Canine Nutrition

Advanced Kennel Management

Advanced Parasitology and Pharmacology

Evaluating Canine Prospects

Training the Companion Hearing Hearing Dog

Companion Hearing Dog Lab

Canine Breeding, Pediatrics and Genetics

Competition rules and regulations for A.K.C. and Schutzhund competitions

Advanced Business Management / Principles

 

~After Angie graduated from Augusta K-9, Angie and Jason started Precision K-9 Services in 1996.

*Explosive Detection K-9 Handler/Trainer, Nomad Kennels. Received a "K-9 Explosives Detection Trainer/ Handler" Certificate.

 

Memberships/Associations

Previous Active Member, Lakeside Schutzhund Club, Ohio

Current Member United Schutzhund Clubs of America

Previous Member of West Virginia Police Canine Association, WV

Previous Active Member of  Mountain State Schutzhund Club, WV

Previous Active Member of West Virginia Working Dog Association, WV

Current Active Member United State Rottweiler Club

Previous Active Member of American Rottweiler Verein

Approved Trainer Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy

AKC CGC Approved Evaluator

 

Seminars

September 2000 Judges Handling Seminar by: Judge Hetje Lashley-Harmsma FCI Netherlands Hosted by Gateway Rottweiler Club USRC  St. Louis MO.

2007 Nitro/St. Albans Police Fall K-9 Training Seminar

2007 Mountaineer Working Dog Assoc. Seminar

 

Competition

Columbus Schutzhund Association 9-24-94

Earned a "BH" on Sir Nicholas von Storm on April 29th 1995 @ Great Smokey Mountain Schutzhund Club Tenn.

Earned a "BH" on Mauser Vom Neuen Schloss on April 7th 2001 @Raleigh Schutzhund Association NC.

Earned a "AD" on Yara von der Schotterstrasse on April 22nd 2006

Earned a "BH" on Yara von der Schotterstrasse on August 26th 2006

Earned a "RN" on Yara von der Schotterstrasse on May 24th 2008

Earned a "RA" on Yara von der Schotterstrasse on August 31 2008

Earned a "RE" on Yara von der Schotterstrasse on September 21 2008

Earned a "CD" on Yara von der Schotterstrasse on October 18 2008

Earned a "AD" on Afra von der Schotterstrasse on July 26 2009

 

Conformation Shows

Showed Mauser @ Gateway Rottweiler Club St Louis Mo. USRC

Showed Mauser @ Southern Wisconsin Rottweiler Verein  IL. ARV

Showed Mauser @ South East Regional Sieger Show North Carolina Rottweiler Verein NC. ARV

Showed Mauser @ National Clubsieger Show Southern Wisconsin Rottweiler Verein  IL. ARV

Showed Mauser @ South East Regional Sieger Show North Carolina Rottweiler Verein NC ARV

Showed Mauser @ Northeast Regional Sieger Show Key Stone State Rottweiler Club Pa. ARV

Attended: 3/19/11 - 3/20/11 AIRK National Sieger Show, ZTP & Körung hosted by Eastern Carolina Rottweiler Klub (ECRK)

Attended: 6/5/11ARV South East Regional Sieger Show Hosted by Northern Ky Rottweiler Verein

Attended: 9/17/11 USRC Select Show Hosted by Bluegrass Working Rottweiler Club

 

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