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Therapy Dog Training

Have you always wanted to share your dog with others? Bring your dog and work together to learn the skills needed to become a visiting therapy dogs and handler team. This course covers things you need to know in preperation to take a therapy dog test. Official testing is not part of the course. bring your dog to all classes with you. Therapy dogs visit nursing homes, assisted living facilities, hospitals, and participate in library hosted Read To A Dog programs. This is not training for service dogs.

Shot records must be submitted before or brought to the first class. Rabies & DHLPP shots required. Bordetella is reccommended. All breeds/ mixes are welcome. Dogs deemed unsafe will be dismissed

Fee: $60 6 hours (6 weeks)    7-8 Pm

#7090-01     W      September 12, 2018
#7090-02     W      February 13, 2019


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Choosing A Dog for Your Family 

Are you planning to add a dog to your family? Learn about different breed characteristics and information to help you with selecting a dog who will be a good fit for your family. This can be helpful in predicting behavior with mixed breeds too. We will also review facts about different adoption options:  rescues, shelters, breeders, etc.


Fee: $20 1 hour    7-8 Pm

#7091-01     M      October 29, 2018
#7091-02     M      April 1, 2019




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