For training graduates only
Group class is held at Bakers Acres K9 Academy in Springville unless otherwise noted.
Class starts at 11am
45 min lesson
15 min socialization
10 min Q&A
UPCOMING 2018 DATES
1st & 3rd Saturdays (unless otherwise noted)
Jun 2nd: Field Trip to Noble Cycling - cycling with your dog, options and gear
Jun 16th: Neighborhood Bike Ride - bring a sturdy bike, cycling attachments, helmet
Jul 7th: Paper Plate Recall Relay - stay, go, come all in a relay race
Jul 21st: Off Leash Hike - Taking bids now for dog-friendly hikes in Utah County
Aug 4th: Bandit's Birthday Bash! He's turning 6 and we're throwing a party
Aug 18th (please leave pups at home): Nutrition 101 Q&A (Special Guest, Heather Rose, from Project K9) - how to find or make a balanced dog food, prevent illness and disease through nutrition and essential oils.
Sep 1st: NO CLASS, Labor Day Weekend
Sep 15th: Ask the Animal Control Officer Q&A (Special Guest, Officer Barker, from Springville Police Department) - what to do when your dog runs off or gets picked up by the ACO, City and County pet requirements and licensing, what every ACO wants to tell pet owners.
Oct 13th: Doorbells & Thresholds - door greeting etiquette and establishing boundaries inside and outside, how to handle trick or treaters
Oct 27th: Halloween Costume Party - come in costume, bring a treat to share or prepare a trick to showoff
Nov 3rd: Ecollar 101 - when to use, how to use, when to take off
Nov 17th: Thanksgiving Kitchen Challenge - place, thresholds, foods to share and foods to avoid
Dec 1st (please leave pups at home): Field Trip to SUVAS, Ask the Animal Shelter Staff Q&A - what to do when your dog is lost, vaccination clinics, what shelter staff what pet owners to know.
Dec 17th (please leave pups at home): Service Project at SUVAS - bring donations to the shelter, prepare to walk dogs, clean kennels, or any other service that needs to be done
PREVIOUS 2018 DATES
Jan 6th: Crate Training Hacks - how to begin, overcome crate anxiety and containment phobia
Jan 20th: Field Trip to Barnes & Noble - practice place in public, discover helpful pet care books
Feb 3rd: Special Guest, Mandy Peterson, from Designer Dogs of America.
Feb 10th (Schedule change!!): Ask the Groomer Q&A (Special Guest, Jennifer Carter, from Mamma Jenns Pet Grooming) - how to care for your dog between groomings, what every groomer wants pet owners to know.
Mar 3rd: Stranger Danger - how to greet a dog, what to do when strangers won't listen
Mar 17th: Car Etiquette & Safety at LDS Chapel - where to ride, how to ride, safety equipment
Apr 7th: Field Trip to Sonic Drive-In - how to stop barking and lunging in the car, food etiquette in close quarters
Apr 21st: Ask the Veterinarian Q&A (Special Guest, Dr Park, from Park Animal Hospital) - what to expect at the vet, how to act and help the staff, and how to choose a veterinarian, what every vet wants pet owners to know
May 5th: Musical "place" mats - practice going to and staying on place around distractions