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Barn Hunt

Join our group class where your dog will learn to use his nose to find a live rat in a protective PVC tube.  This game is used to simulate the farm dog who used to "rat" on the farm in the bales of hay.  It's a fun sport where your dog can use his nose which is very enriching for dogs!  


Beginner Class


Begins 3/5/24 6:30pm

4 weeks, 1 hour per class


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Advanced Class

Continuation from the beginner level class


Begins 3/6/24 6:30pm

4 weeks, 1 hour per class




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Rattie Run Throughs!

March 9, 2024

We will offer Barn Hunt style run throughs at Ocala Dog Ranch at the same time we are holding an International dock jumping tournament and an UpDog disc tournament. 


We are offering the following classes and amount of entries:


Novice 15 spots

Open 15 spots

Senior 10 spots

Master 10 spots


So if you are interested don't wait because the amount of space is so limited. 


Novice will start at 9am.  Each class will start after the one before. The following times are approximate and not set in stone


Open: 9:45

Senior: 10:30

Master 11:30


Meet the Rat:


For dogs not familiar with Rat Hunt Games, Meet the Rat will be held after the Masters class is completed.  There are only 12 spots available for this so don't wait! Meet the rat will start after the Master Class run throughs are over which should be around 1:30pm.

Click the link below to sign up for all classes including Meet the Rat:


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Contact Details

Please call  352-575-1069or use our contact form on the Contact Us page.

Ocala Dog Ranch

440 SW 110 Ave

Ocala, FL 34481

We are WEST of I-75


Upcoming Events 

Obedience/Good Manners class 


The next classes start

West Location

Beginner obedience:

3/5/24 10:30a-11:30a 

at Green Gates on Hwy 40 

3/5/24 6p-7p

at Green Gates on Hwy 40

sign up Here


Intermediate obedience:

Next class:


 at Green Gates on Hwy 40

sign up Here


Advanced obedience:

3/5/24 9-10am 

at Green Gates on Hwy 40 

Advanced #2 (must attend Advanced OB first) 

3/4/24 6-7pm

at Green Gates on Hwy 40 

sign up Here


East Location


Beginner Obedience:

3/20/24 9:30-10:30 

at the Downtown Market  

Find more info here.


Intermediate obedience:

3/20/24 11a-12p

at the Downtown Market

Find more info here.



Agility Classes

Intro to Agility

Tuesday 2/13/24 4-5pm

Sign up Here.


Agility Foundations

Foundations 1

Tuesday 2/13/24 5-6pm

Go Here 


Lure Coursing


Sign up Here


Barn Hunt

Beginner class

Tuesday 3/5/24 6:30pm
Advanced class

Wednesday 3/6/24 6:30pm

Sign up Here

Rattie Run Throughs

3/9/24 9am start time click the sign up link above or just go to the Barn Hunt page.



Updog tournament: You Pick


You Pick


UpDog Seminar

2/24/24 9am-12pm

Updog Tournament 

2/24/24 1-6pm

Go Here


Dock Jumping

IDS Dock Jumping Tournament

March 9 & 10, 2024


Click here To go to the registration page. 


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