All 4 Paws Training, LLC

We facilitate the needs of the disabled to self train their own service dog, enabling them to become self reliant and self sufficient.

Focus & Relationship Enrollment

This course is ideal for anyone who has just recently adopted a dog. It take time to build a good bond and relationship with a new dog and the games we play in this course are designed to help build that relationship and engagement.  Each week we will play 2-3 trust and bond building games.

Location

  • Tempe

Instructor

  • Sam

Fee

  • Standard: $230.00
  • Reserve: $10.00 (non-refundable)

Class Schedule (6 sessions)

  • Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 6:00pm

NOTE

The "Focus & Relationship" class schedule beginning Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 6:00pm is full.

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Syllabus for Focus & Relationship

This course is ideal for anyone who has just recently adopted a dog. It take time to build a good bond and relationship with a new dog and the games we play in this course are designed to help build that relationship and engagement.  Each week we will play 2-3 trust and bond building games.

Week #1

  • Markers & Release
  • Watch (Focus)
  • Wait & Take (Patience)
  • Touch (Engagement)
  • Proximity

Week #2

  • Jumping: Hurtle and/or Hoop (Trust)
  • Through (Confidence)
  • Ring a bell (Control)
  • Push a button (Control)

Week #3

  • Basket Training (Trust)
  • Place on (Trust)
  • Place in (Trust)
  • Roll it out/Nudge

Week #4

  • Catch – Wait – Hover (Patience)
  • Hide & Seek (Engagement)
  • Cone Game

Week #5

  • Send Out (Confidence)
  • Walk the Plank (Confidence)
  • Accepting Restraint (Trust)

Week #6

  • Nosework: Shell game (Engagement)
  • Find It! - Visual (Confidence)
  • Running the Bases (Control)