|Specialized Classes in Diamond Springs
Helping the Cautious Canine: June 6 - 27, Thurs 2 - 3pm
Help your fearful, anxious dog relax and build their confidence. Step-by-step exercises
desensitize your dog and you become a better leader too.
1st week humans only. $109 Instructor: Cherie Maitland
Canine Freestyle and improve your dog's obedience! Class meets indoors,
though on good-weather days we will also go for a walk around the neighborhood.
Wear comfortable shoes, layers of clothing and bring drinking water. You can go at a
comfortable pace for you and your dog. Basic leash and obedience skills required.
$88 Instructor: Cherie Maitland
Feisty Fido: June 1 - 29, Sat 4 - 5pm
A Private Behavioral Appointment is Recommended In Addition to
Use of Gentle Leader Headcollar Prior to Signing Up.
1st Class is without the dogs
Help your dog feel less aggressive and leash-reactive around other dogs. Lessen your
dog's lunging and high-arousal level when s/he sees other dogs. Call for more info and
prerequisites. Become a better leader too. $119 Instructor: Cherie Maitland
Is your dog bored? Too much energy, not enough to do? If you are looking for a way to stimulate your
dog's mind and have some fun at the same time, then this class is for you! As you explore ways to
challenge your dog, get some useful behaviors as a bonus. $88 Instructor: Alan St. Andrew
My Dog - My Helper:
or close doors, turn lights on or off, and bring hard to reach items to your hand or lap in
this introductory class. $99 Instructor: Alan St. Andrew
behavior shaping techniques such as "chaining" and "free shaping," get your dog to do useful things, like getting on his bed on
cue, putting his toys away, picking up the phone and more! We can work on something YOU have in mind as well. $99
Instructor: Alan St. Andrew Contact Instructor for Pre-Requisites
Lead By Following - A Control Unleashed ® Class:
A series of 'games' to play with your dog to teach him to:
and counterconditioning. The basic learning theory it operates on is this: the dog learns that his own behavior causes a reward
to happen. An event marker such as a clicker speeds this process (OPERANT CONDITIONING). This program was developed
by Leslie McDevitt, MLA, CDBC,CPDT.
7 Weeks, Maximum 4 Teams, $126 Instructor: Alan St. Andrew
A behavior shaping clinic to identify and strengthen "soft spots" in your dog's
conformation ring performance. Teach your dog to shine in the show ring!
5 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $75 Instructor: Alan St. Andrew
See Canine Freestyle
Wonder whether Freestyle is for you and your dog? Check out Cherie
Maitland's Intro to Fun Canine Freestyle hour and quarter class. Freestyle is a
great way to continue to bond and train with your dog!
|Cherie's Dogs Demonstrate
"Don't Touch" and Great
(Notice Biscuits on Paws)
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