So You Think You Want A Wolfdog?

This is Cash, and he’s a 4.5 month old American Indian Dog (he’s essentially a high-content wolf dog, but bred for sociability). He did this to our office in a 90 minute consult. Despite numerous food puzzles, a professional dog trainer, and a very responsible, invested owner. Cash regrets nothing. 😂    

Learn to Speak “Dog” Workshop 2018!

Ever wanted to have a conversation with your dog?  Wonder what they’re thinking? Do you want to be able to choose dogs your dog will get along with, and avoid those she won’t?  Come discover the wonderfully nuanced and effective ways that dogs communicate with each other … and you! Dogs spend their whole lives […]

Class Highlight: Super Tricks!

Ever wondered how they train the dogs in the movies? We’ll teach you! One of the most exciting areas of dog training today, trick dog training is the perfect way to discover how smart, eager, and communicative your dog really is. The AKC now even offers a Trick Dog title, which you’ll earn on your […]

The Next Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Prep class!

Achieve a higher level of training with your dog to grant you better access to things like hotels, vet clinics, and canine “jobs” like therapy dog work, and work toward your AKC Canine Good Citizen certificate.  Each CGC Prep class has a test scheduled shortly after the end of class.  We also offer the 2nd […]

Becoming a Therapy Dog: does your pooch have the potential?

Fur and Feather Works is proud to partner with Truckee Meadows Community College to offer this course in Therapy Dog Handling! A therapy dog is a dog that is specially trained to provide affection and comfort to people in hospitals, retirement homes, nursing homes, courtrooms, schools, hospices, disaster areas, and to people with mental illness.  […]

Therapy Dog course registration now open!

Therapy Dog and Handler Certificate Deepen the bond with your dog and bring joy to the people who may need it most by becoming a Therapy Dog team!  This class will cover training tips and techniques, help you to understand how dogs think, give you a primer on canine body language, and help you to […]

Kids and Dogs class!

Join us for a very special Kids and Dogs class! Have a dog lover in the family between the ages of 10 and 18? Bring the family down for a dog training lesson geared toward kids and their dogs! This one hour lesson will cover dog safety, teaching some fun new tricks, and fun training […]

4 Tips for Litter Box Success

Trying to litter box train your new kitten or cat, or make sure they don’t lose that vital skill in the future? Make sure you stick to these tips: Keep the box clean.  This is the most important part.  Clean the box once a day, at a minimum.  Cats are clean animals with a much […]

Dog Training for Kids class…

Coming Spring 2018 in Idlewild Park! Stay tuned for more details.

Seminar: Urgent Care for Dogs: To Vet, or Not to Vet

Urgent Care for Dogs is baack! If you’ve ever been up at 1am on a Friday, wondering whether your dog is sick enough to go to the ER, this course is for you. If you’ve ever watched your dog eat something toxic (cough, cough LABRADORS) and wondered whether and how to make him vomit, this […]

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