10constructionThere is currently construction near PosiDog, restricting direct entry via Burrell from Northwest Blvd. You can still access our portion of Burrell via Edgehill Road (see map below). Parking is available along the side of the building (including the side wall of the neighboring building); in the business lot diagonally across the street; and in the alley along the side of the building facing Northwest Blvd. Please call if you have any questions or need help with parking.mapish10shelterworkingvettrainer

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Settle, Stay & Self Control
Three week series. Even highly motivated dogs can have self control!

Monday, Mar 30
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Polite Greetings
Three week series. **FULL** Starts March 30.
Available Spaces: 0
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. With some smart techniques, you can learn to walk together. Let’s go!

Wednesday, Apr 1
5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. With some smart techniques, you can learn to walk together. Let’s go!

Wednesday, Apr 8
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Settle, Stay & Self Control
Three week series. Even highly motivated dogs can have self control!

Saturday, Apr 11
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Come When Called
Three week series. Learn to build a fast and reliable recall. Includes some work off-leash.

Monday, Apr 13
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Best Family Pet Agility
Six week series. Foundation Agility skills applied to real life manners! Moving with you, settling, recall, more.

Tuesday, Apr 14
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Polite Greetings
Three week series. **FULL** Starts April 14, 8PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. With some smart techniques, you can learn to walk together. Let’s go!

Tuesday, Apr 14
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Come When Called
Three week series. Learn to build a fast and reliable recall. Includes some work off-leash.

Tuesday, Apr 14
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Agility I: Introduction
Three week series. Get started in agility here!

Wednesday, Apr 15
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. With some smart techniques, you can learn to walk together. Let’s go!

Monday, Apr 20
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm

The schedule of Puppy Class will be changing on May 6. For some of you, that will mean switching times midway through your series. Please sign up for the schedule as is, and note that the following changes are effective May 6:

Wednesday Daytime=no change.
Wednesday 6:30PM will become Wednesday 7:00PM-7:50PM or 8:00PM-8:50PM.
Thursday 7:00PM will become Thursday 7:00PM-7:50PM or 8:00PM-8:50PM.
Saturday 10:00AM will become Saturday 9:00AM-9:50AM, 10:00AM-10:50AM or 11:00AM-11:50AM.
Best Beginnings Puppy Class **DAYTIME**
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Apr 1
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Best Beginnings Puppy Class
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Apr 1
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Best Beginnings Puppy Class
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Thursday, Apr 2
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Best Beginnings Puppy Class
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Saturday, Apr 4
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Best Beginnings Puppy Class **DAYTIME**
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Apr 8
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Best Beginnings Puppy Class
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Apr 8
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

pup-cardMouthing & Play Biting Video Tips
Set you and your puppy up for success with these
puppy management tips
 
The American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior’s
Position Statement On Puppy Socialization
 

Rowdy & Reactive I: Rehab
Orientation, private session, plus six group sessions. Get help right away for your rowdy, reactive, or leash lunging dog.

Sunday, Apr 5
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Rowdy & Reactive I: Rehab
Orientation, private session, plus six group sessions. Get help right away for your rowdy, reactive, or leash lunging dog.

Sunday, Apr 19
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
No events available...

No events available...
Scent Class
Six week series. Independence, distraction, discrimination, indication, containers, commitment. prerequisite: Intro to Scent

Thursday, Apr 2
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm

Best Family Pet Agility
Six week series. Foundation Agility skills applied to real life manners! Moving with you, settling, recall, more.

Tuesday, Apr 14
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Agility I: Introduction
Three week series. Get started in agility here!

Wednesday, Apr 15
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Agility II: Foundations
Five week foundation series. For graduates of Agility I: Introduction.

Wednesday, Apr 1
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
No events available...
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Tuesday, Mar 31
8:10 pm - 9:00 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Monday, Apr 6
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Tuesday, Apr 7
8:10 pm - 9:00 pm
No events available...
No events available...


WHY POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT?
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read the AVSAB
Position Statement
on Punishment
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read the AVSAB
Position Statement
on Dominance
Without Force or Punishment
ouchWHAT’S WRONG
WITH THIS PICTURE?

Effectiveness is not enough

Susan G. Friedman, PhD