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A Variety of Educational Opportunities at Dogspaw This Fall!

Thank you to all the participants in our recent Introduction to Sporting Scent Detection Seminar. Watch for another seminar in the new year if you missed this one!

Our next Mind Your Manners Class will start Wednesday, November 4 at 7:45 pm. It is never too early to call to reserve your spot, nor is it ever too late to train your dog!  Spaces are limited and fill quickly, so call soon.

And, once you have completed Mind Your Manners, take the opportunity to polish and perfect those foundation skills with Manners Unleashed, starting Tues., Nov. 3 at 7:45 pm. Expand on “Stay” and “On Your Mat,” just to name a few skills learned in a Basic Manners class. This is also your opportunity also prepare for the CKC’s Canine Good Neighbour Test, if you wish.

How’s Tricks? This 4 week class begins Thursday, Nov. 5 at 7:45 pm, offering the chance to learn some cool new behaviours while building your dog’s confidence and your friendship with him/her.

Unique Puppy Socialization Classes!  Did you know socialization goes far beyond just meeting a couple of dogs down the street? Our drop in class runs Wednesdays and Thursdays 6:30 pm. If you have a new pup, plan to join the fun and take advantage of this excellent opportunity to socialize your puppy in a safe and controlled environment.

Growl Class: Do you have a dog that struggles with the world around him, responding to other dogs and/or humans with growls, snaps and lunges? Growl Class might be just the help you are looking for.  This individualized class is slated to begin Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 6:30 pm. A consultation is required prior to admittance to this class. Call now for details on setting up a consultation time with our behavior specialist.

Loose Leash Walking: Are your walks more of a chore than a joyful time with your dog? Stop that leash pulling habit now with Dogspaw’s Loose Leash Walking Class. Next class to be held Saturday, Oct. 17 at 11:00 am. Please call ahead by Friday evening or Saturday at 9:30 am to reserve your spot. Be sure to leave a call back number, as this class gets canceled due to lack of enrollment and inclement weather.

Chiropractic Treatment for Dogs at Dogspaw: Dr. Jennifer Webster is available for chiropractic evaluations and adjustments for your dog. Next appointment dates are October 16 (10:45 to 12:15), November 20 and December 18.