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Therapy Dog and Handler Certificate

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CourseGraphic Deepen the bond with your dog and bring joy to the people who may need it most. Work at your dog’s level by learning to speak dog. Discuss training tips and techniques, understand how dogs think and establish a reinforcement schedule for well-known behaviors. Prepare and take the Canine Good Citizenship test. Interview with the Alliance of Therapy Dogs and meet dog-handler teams. Observe public access policies and service animal rights as well as dog advocacy and public education groups you can be a part of. Supplies required. 

To Do Prior To Class:
1. Please fill out the self-assessment. 
2. Look over What To  Bring to class. 

Class Details

10 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Wed.  
  Weekly - Fri.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center
  Fur and Feather Works Training Center.

Instructor : Joanna Moritz 



Please read:  Please complete the self assessment to ensure you and your dog are ready for this commitment. We highly recommend that students have taken 1 or more obedience classes prior to registering for this class. Dogs must have reached or passed their first birthday on or before the first day of class.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/30/2019 - 2/27/2019 Weekly - Wed 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Reno, Fur and Feather Works Training Center  Map Joanna Moritz 
2/1/2019 - 3/1/2019 Weekly - Fri 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Joanna Moritz