Patricia Gallinger-Giao     Trainer and Author

PUPPY

Suitable for puppies 10 weeks to 5 months of age focusing on fundamental

obedience. Paying attention, sit, stay, leave it, loose leash walking and recalls.

BEGINNER

Suitable for adolescent or mature dogs with gaps in their training. Focusing on

fundamental obedience . Paying attention, sit, stay, leave it, loose leash walking

and recalls. No age prerequisite.

INTERMEDIATE

Four D’s training (proofing for distance, diversity, distraction and duration).

Available upon successful completion of Puppy or Beginner classes.

ADVANCED

Mirrors the requirements for the CGN certification. Prepares suitable dogs for

therapy dog training. Builds on intermediate level skills and includes a few fun

tricks such as object recognition and nose targeting. Must have completed

Intermediate level to sign up.

THERAPY DOG TRAINING

Learn the art of proactive management. Develop protocols suitable for joining a

therapy dog team, entertaining a classroom, successful visits to a loved one in

facilities such as long term care. Teach your dog the protocols of life so they can

participate fully in life outside your home. Must have completed at least

intermediate level or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills, and must be able to

demonstrate a high degree of socialization.

BRAIN GAMES

Provides physical and mental stimulation to help improve communication and

reduce bordom. Instruction includes creating a skit with cue cards, learning colour

and object recognition, nose targeting, and tricks. Suitable for dogs with a

satisfactory level of obedience training and a keen desire to work for their

owners.

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PUPPY

Suitable for puppies 10 weeks to 5 months of

age focusing on fundamental obedience.

BEGINNER

Suitable for adolescent or mature dogs with gaps

in their training. Focusing on fundamental

obedience and no age prerequisite.

INTERMEDIATE

Four D’s training (proofing for distance, diversity,

distraction and duration). Available upon

successful completion of Puppy or Beginner

classes.

ADVANCED

Mirrors the requirements for the CGN

certification. Prepares suitable dogs for therapy

dog training. Builds on intermediate level skills

and includes a few fun tricks such as object

recognition and nose targeting. Must have

completed Intermediate level to sign up.

THERAPY DOG TRAINING Learn the art of proactive management. Develop protocols suitable for joining a therapy dog team, entertaining a classroom, successful visits to a loved one in facilities such as long term care. Teach your dog the protocols of life so they can participate fully in life outside your home. Must have completed at least intermediate level or be able to demonstrate equivalent skills, and must be able to demonstrate a high degree of socialization. BRAIN GAMES

Provides physical and mental stimulation to help

improve communication and reduce bordom.

Instruction includes creating a skit with cue

cards, learning colour and object recognition,

nose targeting, and tricks. Suitable for dogs with

a satisfactory level of obedience training and a

keen desire to work for their owners.