Jan 26, 2022
We at the moment are providing a wide range of coaching courses that can assist you get your foster canine from right here to outta right here! Take a look at the descriptions under and remember to enroll! You’ll find FAQs and extra info right here. We’ll see you in school!
Primary Obedience Class is designed to assist foster canine be taught the fundamental expertise wanted to enhance their manners and improve adoptability. This 6-week course consists of one-hour, in-person courses the place fosters and their canine can be taught foundational expertise equivalent to sit, down, recall, and extra, all whereas constructing a stronger relationship with their pup earlier than discovering their houses. Fosters are extremely inspired to attend all six courses. The course is open to anybody at the moment fostering a canine with Austin Pets Alive! Eligible foster canine should be absolutely vaccinated and 5 months or older. This course can be held on Saturdays at 9 am at The ABGB. SIGN UP HERE!
Foster canine that exhibit behaviors that may very well be thought-about harmful in a category setting might not attend class.
In case your canine is exhibiting behaviors that may disrupt class, equivalent to reactivity, contact Lyndsey Mosso to schedule personal periods to work together with your foster pup. The utmost variety of fosters who can enroll within the Primary Obedience Class is 10. As a result of every week’s class will construct off of the earlier week, we strongly encourage fosters to come back to all six courses. Nonetheless, if you have to miss a category, please contact Lyndsey Mosso forward of time to work one thing out.
Pet Class is obtainable to fosters who’ve puppies and wish to be taught extra about elevating a canine within the best, most applicable, and most profitable means. This 6-week class is concentrated on tips on how to start a pet’s life with quick construction and coaching, in an effort to mitigate behavioral points that would happen sooner or later. Our aim is for a majority of APA! fosters and their puppies to have correct socialization and choices for doing so.
Pet Class is a 6-part, one-hour, drop-in class that can happen each Thursday at 10 am. Will probably be hosted at The Watering Bowl Canine Park and Bar. It’s excellent for fosters to come back to each class, however not required if unable to make it on a sure date. SIGN UP HERE!
Transitioning from the shelter to a house setting may be onerous for a lot of canine. This digital, 5-part class is directed towards foster canine who’re struggling to regulate from shifting out of the shelter and into a house. We’ll concentrate on tips on how to work these pups by way of the widespread points they’re going through, and forestall returns to the shelter by doing so. Fosters and their canine will learn to establish stress-related behaviors and use coaching strategies to assist set up calm, collected, and comfy conduct within the dwelling.
This digital, 5-part class can be held on Tuesdays at 6:30 pm. Transitions Class can be an hour-long drop-in course that’s hosted bi-weekly on Google Meet. This course is open to any fosters who wish to increase their schooling on tips on how to cut back transitional conduct points and stress within the dwelling. Fosters will not be required to attend every class; moderately, they’ll join the subjects they’re most occupied with studying about. SIGN UP HERE!
This class is focused in the direction of our pups which might be a bit extra delicate than the remaining and who want somewhat further assist with more difficult behaviors. By providing a gaggle class that gives customized coaching and is concentrated on a wide range of behavioral points, we hope that it’s going to restrict the returns of animals based mostly on these causes. Our aim is to show handlers to actively work by way of these points confidently and safely. We’ll talk about what every drawback conduct seems to be like, tips on how to establish these points, and tips on how to work by way of them with completely different coaching workout routines.
Our Naughty Behaviors Class is a 4-week class that’s open to any foster who’s encountering more difficult behavioral points or desires to learn to be proactive on these behaviors. Every week will concentrate on one class of conduct and can include two one-hour courses: a digital class on Wednesday at 6:30 pm and an in-person class on Saturday at 10:15 am. Fosters can attend courses for each conduct, or decide and select behaviors that almost all apply to them. Any foster with a totally vaccinated canine of 5 months or older can be part of the category. SIGN UP HERE!