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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
Drop In/Distraction Training
Afternoon drop-in. 1 hour. Intermediate level. For dogs with basic skills wishing to practice with distractions.

Thursday, Jul 24
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Scent I: Independence
Four week series, basic level. Working away from the handler, reward marking & delivery, leash handling, pre-indication work.

Thursday, Jul 24
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Scent II: Indication
Four week series. For graduates of Scent I. Building an indication, commitment, early discrimination work.

Thursday, Jul 24
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. With some smart techniques, you can learn to walk together. Let’s go!

Friday, Jul 25
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Canine Good Citizen PREP CLASS
Four week series, intermediate level. Prepare to take the Canine Good Citizen test.

Friday, Jul 25
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Come When Called
Three week series. **FULL** Starts July 29, 6PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. **FULL** Starts July 29, 7PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Drop In/Distraction Training
Afternoon drop-in. 1 hour. Intermediate level. For dogs with basic skills wishing to practice with distractions.

Thursday, Jul 31
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Polite Greetings
Three week series. Teach your dog more mannerly greetings.

Saturday, Aug 2
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Come When Called
Three week series. Teach your dog to come quickly, from and through distractions.

Monday, Aug 4
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Polite Greetings
Three week series. Teach your dog more mannerly greetings.

Wednesday, Aug 6
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Drop In/Distraction Training
Afternoon drop-in. 1 hour. Intermediate level. For dogs with basic skills wishing to practice with distractions.

Thursday, Aug 7
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Agility I: Introduction
Three week intermediate series. Get started in agility here!

Tuesday, Aug 12
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series. With some smart techniques, you can learn to walk together. Let’s go!

Wednesday, Aug 13
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Drop In/Distraction Training
Afternoon drop-in. 1 hour. Intermediate level. For dogs with basic skills wishing to practice with distractions.

Thursday, Aug 14
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. **FULL** Starts July 29, 6PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. **FULL** Starts July 29, 7PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Polite greetings; Loose leash walking; Stay & self control; Come when called.

Saturday, Aug 2
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Come when called; Polite greetings; Loose leash walking; Stay & self control.

Monday, Aug 4
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Polite greetings; Loose leash walking; Stay & self control; Come when called.

Wednesday, Aug 6
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Loose leash walking; Stay & self control; Come when called; Polite greetings.

Wednesday, Aug 13
7:00 pm - 7:50 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.

Best Beginnings Puppy Class
Eight week series, 90 minute sessions. Socialization, manners, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Wednesday, Jul 23
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, Jul 24
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, Jul 26
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Kitten Kindergarten
Four week series, 60 minute sessions. Socialization, confidence building, problem prevention and more!

Sunday, Jul 27
12:00 pm - 1:00 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, Jul 27
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, Aug 10
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
No events available...

Scent I: Independence
Four week series, basic level. Working away from the handler, reward marking & delivery, leash handling, pre-indication work.

Thursday, Jul 24
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Scent II: Indication
Four week series. For graduates of Scent I. Building an indication, commitment, early discrimination work.

Thursday, Jul 24
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
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

Agility I: Introduction
Three week intermediate series. Get started in agility here!

Tuesday, Aug 12
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
No events available...
No events available...
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Monday, Jul 28
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
No events available...
No events available...


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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