Special Events​

Upcoming Workshops & Events

Please note our payment and cancellation policy for workshops: Full payment of the workshop fee is required upon booking. If you cancel 7 days or less before the workshop there is a cancellation fee of 50% of the workshop fee. No refunds 48 hours or less before the workshop. 

NOTE: Working spots include 1 dog and handler; Audit spots are for 1 person without a dog
Tenacious Teens Workshop - Saturday January 4, 2020 - 4:00 to 7:00 pm
Working spot $100 (includes 2 humans per dog); Audit spot $30

Is your 5 month-2 year old dog driving you bonkers? Pulling on leash, ignoring you but also demanding attention, overeager greeter?  Join Erica Wells for this 3 hour workshop to focus on ways to tame your teenage dog with no aversive! Your relationship with your dog is the key to surviving these tough times! Dogs must be dog and human friendly in this class. 

Positive reinforcement training means working your dog without prong collars or choke chains. 


Working spots are limited to 10 

Intro to Nosework Crash Course - 3 workshops!
Saturday January 11, 2020 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm​, 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm​, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Working spot $75; Audit spot $30

Why not beat the winter blahs by learning about the dog friendly sport of Nosework. Nosework has become increasingly popular. It is a great sport for ALL dogs. Shy, reactive, young, old and everything in between.  This workshop will get you started on your Nosework journey. Dogs work independently and no other dogs will be present in the search area when you are working. Puppies as young as 10 weeks may attend.

Loose Leash Walking - Saturday January 18, 2020 - 3:00 to 5:00 pm
Working spot $75; Audit spot $30

How to turn tug-o-war in to war-no-more using techniques that will help both you and your dog enjoy your daily walks!

Please bring a variety of tiny soft high value treats (chicken, cheese, bacon etc)-bring double what you think you will need! 

Harnesses, gentle leader type head collars, limited slip martingale and flat collars are allowed. Absolutely no prong, choke or E-collars.

Working spots are limited to 10; Audit spots are limited to 15.

Total Recall: The Workshop - Saturday January 18, 2020 - 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Working spot $75 (includes 2 humans); Audit spot $30

Puppy not coming? Teenager thinks dirt is better than you are? Bring your sense of humor and be prepared to watch your dog transform in to someone who WANTS to come back to you! This 3 hour fun filled workshop will have you playing games with your dog that encourage them to return to you whenever you call their name!  (No reactive dogs. All working dogs must be dog and people friendly.)

10 Working spots (2 humans may accompany each dog), 15 Audit spots available for $30