TRAINING WORKSHOPS & CLINICS


Karin will be offering training workshops and behavior clinics in the future, but currently does not have any scheduled.

If you are interested in attending one of the training workshops or behavior clinics listed below, please contact us at info@doghelp.ca. Thank you.


TRAIN YOUR DOG TO WALK WITHOUT PULLING

Does your dog pull on leash? Are your walks stressful with all the pulling and lunging? Have you tried multiple collars, training tools and methods to get your dog to stop pulling? If so, then this workshop is for you!

Learn how to enjoy walking with your dog by training your dog to keep pace with you. This class is for dogs that pull on lead, lunge at passersby and other dogs, and for owners that use a head harness, front harness, choke chain or prong collar to walk their dog. Handouts provided. Limit of 6 dogs.

 

TRAIN YOUR DOG TO HAVE A RELIABLE RECALL

Does your dog ignore you when you call? Choose to continue to sniff, explore and eliminate? Or come to within 3 feet of you and then run off again, like it is a game? If so, then this workshop is for you!

Learn how to train and condition your dog to have a reliable recall. Learn how to train your dog to present and Sit, how to rebuild a positive association, do's and don'ts, and recall games. Handouts provided. Limit of 6 dogs.

 

BEHAVIOR CLINIC I - TOP PUPPY PROBLEMS

Does your puppy still eliminate in the house? Chew your clothing, furniture, shoes? Jump up on you and guests? Mouth and nip during play, when over-excited or for attention? Bark or whine for attention or when excited/scared? If so, then this behavior clinic is for you!

Learn how to address the top problems of puppies: house training, barking, chewing, jumping, and mouthing/nipping. Learn how to correct each of these typical puppy behaviors in a positive way. Handouts and demonstrations provided. No dogs attend.

 

BEHAVIOR CLINIC II - TOP DOG PROBLEMS

Does your dog bark uncontrollably at the window, in the yard, at guests? Jump up no matter what you have tried? Steal objects and make a game of it; or steal food off counters and tables? Guard their food, toys, or you? If so, then this workshop is for you!

Learn how to address the top dog problems of barking, jumping up, stealing and resource guarding. Learn how to identify the causes of the most common behavioral problems, and recommended solutions. Handouts and demonstrations provided. No dogs attend.

 

BEHAVIOR CLINIC III - SEPARATION ANXIETY

Does your dog show signs of stress as you are preparing to leave? Bark, whine or howl when you leave the house? Destroy their bed, kennel, or area of the house when you are gone? Eliminate in the house when you are gone? If so, then this behavior clinic is for you!

Learn what causes separation anxiety, and how to positively rehabilitate your dog. Learn how to identify and desensitize triggers, ease anxiety using your dog's method of choice, use phrases to help your dog account for time, and proper departure and arrival routines. Handouts and demonstrations provided. No dogs attend.