Calling all teens and their dogs! Think Pawsitive is hosting a series of youth classes to keep kids and their dogs active during the school year. This 5-part series consists of relationship-building activities, crafts, real-world manners, games, exposure to various canine sports including agility, disc, rally, swimming, and more! Learn positive dog training methods with interactive, hands-on practice from our experienced instructors. This is an excellent opportunity for those interested in working with animals!
- Character development
- Increased self-esteem
- Leadership and mentorship
- Appreciation for animals
- Hands-on learning
- Development of goal-setting skills
- An opportunity to make new friends
Prerequisites: Kids and K9s is open to youth 10-18. Dogs must be using a gentle leader, SENSE-ation, Freedom No-Pull, or Easy-Walk harness. Absolutely NO pinch collars, choke chains or retractable leashes are allowed. Dogs must be under control of the youth handler, kid- and dog-friendly, treat and toy motivated, and over 6 months of age. Our instructors have trained dogs that we are willing to share if your dog is not ready to participate.
Where: Think Pawsitive Dog Training, 301 Commerce Street, Suite F, Waukesha, WI 53186
When: Sundays in October (3, 10, 17, 24, 31) at 2:00pm-2:45pm
Cost: All 5 weeks for $125 (Includes a youth starter kit!