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Upcoming Rally Trial at PosiDog
August 23, 2014 – 3 trials in one day!
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Play Motivation: Using Tug Effectively

Three hours. Using tug as an effective and fun reward in obedience.

Saturday, Aug 30
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Settle, Stay & Self Contol
Three week series. **FULL** Sept 3, 7PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. **FULL** Starts Sept 6, noon.
Available Spaces: 0
Polite Greetings
Three week series. Teach your dog more mannerly greetings.

Wednesday, Sep 10
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!

Monday, Sep 15
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Introduction to Scent
Six week series. Introduction to odor, indication work, discrimination. prerequisite: Training Concepts

Thursday, Oct 9
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
**FULL** Starts Sept 6, noon.
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Polite greetings; Loose leash walking; Stay & self control; Come when called.

Wednesday, Sep 10
5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Loose leash walking; Stay & self control; Come when called; Polite greetings.

Monday, Sep 15
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Therapy Dog Classes: Many of the skills covered in the Family Dog Basic Skills Series are foundation training skills for Therapy Dog Teams. Because of this, we recommend the Family Dog Basic Skills Series as an appropriate first class for teams in training for Therapy Dog Certification.

Please let us know, when you register, if you are taking the Family Dog Basic Skills Series to help you and your dog work toward Therapy Dog Certification, and please check the requirements of your chosen certifying body for additional skills that may be tested and required. Aspiring Delta Society Pet Partners or Reading Education Assistance Dogs working locally with Angelpaws Animal Assisted Activities & Therapy may request a 20% Discount Code directly from Angel Paws for the Family Dog Basic Skill Series and for Therapy Dog Skills class.


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Best Beginnings Puppy Class
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. ***SKIP DATE Saturday August 30***

Saturday, Aug 30
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kitten Kindergarten
Four week series, 60 minute sessions. Socialization, confidence building, problem prevention & more!

Sunday, Aug 31
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Best Beginnings Puppy Class **DAYTIME**
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Sep 3
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, Sep 3
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, Sep 4
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, Sep 6
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kitten Kindergarten
Four week series, 60 minute sessions. Socialization, confidence building, problem prevention & more!

Sunday, Sep 7
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Best Beginnings Puppy Class **DAYTIME**
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Sep 10
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, Sep 10
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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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, Sep 7
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, Sep 21
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
No events available...

Play Motivation: Using Tug Effectively

Three hours. Using tug as an effective and fun reward in obedience.

Saturday, Aug 30
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Introduction to Scent
Six week series. Introduction to odor, indication work, discrimination. prerequisite: Training Concepts

Thursday, Oct 9
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Scent Class
Six week series. Independence, distraction, discrimination, indication, containers, commitment. prerequisite: Scent II: Indication

Thursday, Sep 4
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm

No events available...
No events available...
Agility III: Intermediate
Six week intermediate series. For graduates of Agility II: Foundations.

Wednesday, Sep 3
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Monday, Sep 1
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Monday, Sep 8
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Agility V: Competition
Six week series, rolling enrollment. For graduates of Agility IV: Advanced, and with instructor approval.

Tuesday, Sep 2
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Agility V: Competition
Six week series, rolling enrollment. For graduates of Agility IV: Advanced, and with instructor approval.

Tuesday, Sep 9
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
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