Tracking

Tailored to individual owner’s and dog’s goals and abilities.  Owners are familiarized with scent and how it is affected by terrain and weather.  Actual tracking classes will meet at a prearranged location and travel to field to be used for laying tracks.  Dogs will learn to follow track with at least two turns and indicate at least two articles dropped on the track.

Search & Rescue

Tailored to individual owner’s and dog’s goals and abilities.  Skills taught for those interested in participation in Search & Rescue Unit K-9 operations.

Cadaver Training

Tailored to individual owner’s and dog’s goals and abilities.  Skills taught for those interested in participation in Search & Rescue Unit K-9 operations.

Therapy Dog Training (TDI) & Testing

Tailored to individual owner’s and dog’s goals and abilities.  Heavy emphasis on control and socialization (sights, sounds, locations, smells, medical equipment, etc…).  Therapy Dog Evaluation given when dog is ready.  Test is a pass/fail test.

Canine Good Citizen® (CGC) Training & Testing

See Basic Obedience 2

Behavior Modification Counseling & Re-Traininig

Background and history are gathered.  Based on information collected & observations, a course of action is recommended.  If owner agrees to work to resolve issues, an action plan is formulated and regular training sessions are scheduled.