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Best Family Pet Agility
Six week series. Foundation Agility skills applied to real life manners! Moving with you, settling, recall, more. SKIP Mar 29+Apr 5

Sunday, Mar 1
11:00 am - 11:50 am
Come When Called
Three week series. **FULL** Starts March 2, 7PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. **FULL** March 2, 7PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series.**FULL** Starts March 3.
Available Spaces: 0
Settle, Stay & Self Control
Three week series. **FULL** Starts March 3, 8PM.
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. **FULL** Starts March 3.
Available Spaces: 0
Walking With Your Dog
Three week series.**FULL** March 3
Available Spaces: 0
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Loose-Leash Walking; Settle & Self Control; Come When Called; Polite Greetings.

Monday, Mar 9
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!

Monday, Mar 9
6:00 pm - 6:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series, basic/intermediate.Polite Greetings; Loose Leash Walking; Stay & Self Control; Come When Called.

Wednesday, Mar 11
5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Polite Greetings
Three week series. Focused work on friendly dogs learning to politely greet people.

Wednesday, Mar 11
5:00 pm - 5:50 pm
Introduction to Scent
Six week series. Introduction to odor, indication work, discrimination. SKIP March 26 prereq: Adv. Training Concepts I

Thursday, Mar 12
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Stay & self control; Come when called; Polite greetings; Loose-leash walking.

Wednesday, Mar 18
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Settle, Stay & Self Control
Three week series. Even highly motivated dogs can learn self control!

Wednesday, Mar 18
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!

Saturday, Mar 21
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Loose-Leash Walking; Settle & Self Control; Come When Called; Polite Greetings. SKIP April 18

Saturday, Mar 21
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Settle, Stay & Self Control
Three week series. Even highly motivated dogs can learn self control!

Monday, Mar 23
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Family Dog Basic Skills Series
Twelve week series. Stay & self control; Come when called; Polite greetings; Loose-leash walking.

Monday, Mar 23
8:00 pm - 8:50 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!

Saturday, Feb 28
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, Mar 4
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, Mar 4
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, Mar 5
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, Mar 7
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, Mar 11
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, Mar 11
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, Mar 12
7:00 pm - 8:30 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, Mar 1
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, Mar 15
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Rowdy & Reactive II: New Challenges
Orientation plus six group sessions. Out, about, and ready for new challenges.

Sunday, Mar 22
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
No events available...

Introduction to Scent
Six week series. Introduction to odor, indication work, discrimination. SKIP March 26 prereq: Adv. Training Concepts I

Thursday, Mar 12
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Scent Class
Six week series. Independence, distraction, discrimination, indication, containers, commitment. prerequisite: Intro to Scent

Thursday, Mar 5
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. SKIP Mar 29+Apr 5

Sunday, Mar 1
11:00 am - 11:50 am
Agility II: Foundations
Five week foundation series. For graduates of Agility I: Introduction.

Tuesday, Mar 3
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.

Monday, Mar 2
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Tuesday, Mar 3
8:10 pm - 9:00 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

Monday, Mar 9
8:00 pm - 8:50 pm
Agility IV: Advanced
Six week series For graduates of Agility III: Intermediate, and for experienced teams.

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


WHY POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT?
punishment_PDFClick image to
read the AVSAB
Position Statement
on Punishment
dominance_PDFClick image to
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