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Social Skills, Sensitive/Small Dogs

4 week program, Meeting, Greeting, Interaction, Recall and more!

  • Starts Oct 23
  • 200 Canadian dollars
  • DAWG Pet Care and Training

Available spots

Service Description

Components: Focus, Fun & Frolic Rules, Relaxation & Recreation Rover Romp and Relax Meet, greet and treat -Dogs must be pre-approved, either during attending class or during a private session -Dogs may attend the BIG BIG ENERGY group or the LESS IS MORE group depending on which one they have been approved for. A few dogs could be eligible for both. -Dogs must have a suitable harness and leash -Dogs learn best if they come eager for HIGH-VALUE treats and/or non-squeaking toys -Dogs are not ready to attend if they guard resources (Food, Toys, Water, People) -You need to bring a blanket or bed for your dog to settle on -Groups will have a maximum of 4 dogs that will rotate through training and socialization opportunities including play with the handler, activate training for focus and engagement, off-leash and loose-leash walking, play style analysis, playmate selection, and play modifications for success. Activities vary from session to session. -This class can be taken multiple times to meet a variety of dogs and learn proper engagement and disengagement skills. -Each participant's homework may vary as all dogs are at different stages in their socialization, bring your notebook and pen as you will be responsible to make your own individual notes!! -Handlers must wear appropriate closed-toed footwear! No flip-flops, sandals, or open-toed shoes! -This class can be indoors or out,

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Private Lessons: A full refund or credit is available for cancellations a minimum of 48 hours in advance. A 50% credit towards a rebooking is available for cancellations between 48 and 24 hours. As we schedule and arrange our daily bookings to accommodate our clients, and we can not fill any last-minute cancellations, any cancellations of less than 24 hours will be billed the full fee. Group Classes: Full Refund up to 7 days before the start of class Between 7 days and 48 hours: full credit to apply to future classes or Private sessions Less than 48 hours notice: we will most likely not be able to fill your reserved class spot and a cancellation fee of $125 will apply, the remainder can be used as a credit. Once the class has started there is no refund or credit option available. If you are not sure if your dog is suitable for a group class, please ask before booking! We highly recommend a private lesson to assess suitability and answer any questions you may have as well as to bridge any gaps if you have missed a group session.

Contact Details

  • DAWG Pet Care and Training

    2723 Cedar Road, Nanaimo, BC, Canada

    (250) 729-3900

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