Therapy Dog Class 9:00 - 10:00
This class is designed to introduce the skills necessary for dog and handler teams to prepare for a Pet Assisted Therapy Team evaluation. These skills may include, but are not limited to: basic obedience, attention, leave-it, handling and grooming, reaction to other dogs, exposure to medical equipment (wheelchairs and walkers), exposure to exuberant petting, hugging and crowded petting.
Prerequisite: Dogs must be at least one year old and have completed a Beginning Obedience class.
Supplies to bring to class: Dog brush or comb, treats or toy, and a 6 foot leash.
Therapy Dog class meets for 6 weeks.
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Please arrive at 8:50 am for registration.