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Can you teach an old dog new tricks? Yes, you can! Children will learn how to instruct their dog to various tricks. In this one-time class, primary learners will learn to teach any age dogs how to shake a paw, take a bow, spin and twirl, crawl like a snake or ring a bell. Teacher will model the trick using a demonstration dog. Students will take turns practicing the trick with their dog.
Students will learn how to teach their dog how to do various tricks using treats and a clicker.
Teacher is an AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Evaluator and tester observer with Alliance of Therapy Dogs and has trained and certified five therapy dogs of her own. Not all dogs can learn tricks at the same pace and some tricks are not recommended for older or arthritic dogs. Also, some breeds learn certain tricks easier than others.
This is a one time course and students may continue to practice the various tricks with their dogs ongoing. We will learn three or four tricks per class depending on teacher/student choice.
Optional: Optional: 50 Games to Play with Your Dog, Suellen Dainty. Students will need a pet dog, soft pieces of dog treats, chicken or other meat for rewarding, clicker and bell. Dogs should be calm and on a leash to be able to sit for the training.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Informal assessment online with students completing 5 out of 5 correct behaviors.
45 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Dogs are unpredictable and may take longer to learn commands or tricks than expected. Some dogs may not be able to do certain tricks due to age or size.
Students will need a dog, leash, treats, clicker. Optional: bell. Dogs should be able to sit and it is recommended that they are 4 months old.
Credentialed Teacher, Dog Trainer, AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Evaluator, Alliance of Therapy Dog Tester/Observer, Therapy Dog Handler
🇺🇸Lives in the United States
46 total reviews
125 completed classes
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