Canine Manners – Virtual

August 1 – September 19, 2021
No class September 5
Sundays at 11:15 a.m. Eastern
Please note, if class does not fill the start date will be pushed back by one week.

This is a virtual class via Zoom. More information on virtual classes is available here: What You Need.

Instructor: Mel Hardwick

This is a basic manners course that shows you how to teach your dog the essential skills needed to succeed in everyday life. We will cover the following:

  • How dogs learn and the basics of marker (aka clicker) training
  • Getting and keeping your dog’s attention
  • Name recognition
  • Sit
  • Down
  • Stay
  • Come
  • Leave it
  • Not jumping on people
  • Keeping your dog’s attention and maintaining good behaviors even when you are not carrying food or other motivators and rewards

The manners covered in this course are a prerequisite for other classes and activities you may wish to do with your dog in the future. The first class is for people only.

Seven-session, one-hour virtual class

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