Applications for Conditional Membership are currently closed. We will be accepting additional members in April 2022.


Please READ THE REQUIREMENTS BELOW.  If you have any questions, contact our Membership Coordinator, Maura McPeak, at


Conditional Members must take classes, attend membership meetings and volunteer. Membership applications will be accepted by the membership coordinator during the months of April and October.


Conditional Members must fulfill the following requirements within twelve months from the date when Conditional Membership was granted in order to be considered for membership:


  • Earn 5 Volunteer Points by volunteering at AOC Events and helping out at the club.  The Albany Obedience Club is a volunteer group which relies on its members to keep it running!

  • Attend 4 Membership Meetings.  Attendance at meetings is important to get to know how the club works, hear announcements of upcoming events and volunteer opportunities, and meet other club members.

  • Enroll in and attend at least 2 sessions of classes.