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Rio Grande Obedience Dog Club (RGODC) is El Paso's only AKC Recognized Obedience Dog Club. We offer a variety of classes to dog owners, at all levels. Whether you want to teach your dog good manners or compete in AKC trials, RGODC has the resources you need.

Membership is available, by application, to interested parties who meet membership requirements.

Classes are offered at the Clubhouse, 175 Barker Road.
AKC trials are conducted by the Club on a regular basis. 


Explore RGODC's online resources

RGODC's website is home for our organization's class catalog and calendar of activities as well as for links to various articles, publications, equipment and local interest sites. Information on club sponsored competitions and trials, as well as fun matches, is also included.

RGODC classes and events are a great way to connect with a community of people dedicated to enriching the lives of their canine companions through the use of engaging activities, challenging discipline, and an abundance of affection.

Upcoming Trials

RGODC is planning Agility Trials in December, 2016 and Obedience/Rally Trials in January, 2017.

Agility Trials are scheduled for Friday through Sunday, December 16, 17, and 18, 2016, at the Lower Valley Indoor Riding Arena, 894 Horizon Blvd., El Paso, TX, 79927.  The Trial Premium is now available at in the Trials can also be made at the site.  Or click here for a link to the Trial Premium!

Obedience/Rally Trials, hosted by Dog Obedience Club of Las Cruces, Inc. and Rio Grande Obedience Dog Club, Inc., will be held Friday through Monday, January 13, 14, 15, and 16, 2017, at the El Paso County Coliseum Judging Arena, 4100 E. Paisano Dr., El Paso, TX, 79905.  Check back for links to the Trial Premiums later this year.