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2519 Hermitage Road
Richmond, VA 23220

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Surviving Adolescence
Instructors: Alisha Fritz

Thursday, January 31, 2019 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM


Instructor: Alisha Fritz- Surviving Adolescence is a 7 week course intended for older puppies and dogs in their "teenage" stage of development who are 4-18 months old.  It will include some socialization exercises but will also help you teach your dog manners such as sit, down, come, stay and leave it.  We will also concentrate on frustration tolerance, distractions and other issues commonly experienced with adolescent dogs such as jumping up and pulling on leash.  You will learn strategies for working through this challenging stage of canine life.  This class is a good alternative to Canine Manners if your dog has not been spayed or neutered yet. All dogs must be up-to-date on vaccinations. Prerequisite: we recommend that puppies 4-6 months of age complete a socialization puppy class prior to taking this class but it is not required. Classes are held in Smoky’s Training Center which is accessed from our 3rd parking lot. The first class is for HUMANS ONLY.

Location: Richmond SPCA- Smoky's Training Center
2519 Hermitage Road, Richmond, VA 23220
Fees: $140
Contact: 804-521-1332 or gbirdnecklace@richmondspca.org
Calendar: Richmond SPCA Pet Training Class Calendar
Category: Public Training Classes
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