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NORTH JACKSON, Ohio- The Youngstown All Breed Training Club breaks ground at a new location.

The dog training non-profit has been in operation for more than 50 years. Organizers say they've out grown several locations.

On Tuesday, members broke ground using "pooper scoopers," at their new location on Mahoning Avenue.

"We train people to train their dogs," said President Perri Graf. "We have people that do obedience training, we have people that do agility training, we have people that do therapy work. We have people that do all kinds of things. We have people that track, hunt. You name it we're pretty much involved with it."

The project is being undertaken by the members of the club and will cost about $1 million. Construction is expected to be complete in February.

 For more information on the group, visit their web site.

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