Private lesson Safety Sale

Read through our cleaning and sanitation protocols, but still nervous? We want you to begin training as soon as possible, and we also want your dog to be safe!  So, from now until April 30th, we are offering 10% off of the price of private training.  Appointments must be booked before April 30th to receive […]

Canine Influenza – our actions

Canine Influenza has reached the Truckee Meadows. Here are our changes in policy and sanitation protocols. We hope you will continue to feel confident coming to classes and referring others to us! Cleaning and sanitation Increased disinfection of trouble spots.  We have always cleaned the training center and mopped the floor once a week (before […]

June 16/17 NACSW K9 Nose Work trial!

Great news! Fur and Feather Works has been approved to host an NACSW trial on June 16 and 17, 2018! Levels will be NW3 and NW2. The opening date is still TBA. Mark your calendars to volunteer, please – it’s a ton of fun, and we’ll feed you and send you home with a goodie […]

Tails and Trends – Winter 2017/18

Hello friends! If you love dog-related facts with which to impress your friends, check out the Fur and Feather Works Tails and Trends, our quarterly newsletter!

CGC test this weekend!

We still have a couple of spots left in our AKC Canine Good Citizen tests coming up this Sunday, the 10th! Call us at (775) 453-5753 if you’d like to join the fun!

“Is Your Dog Friendly?” is the wrong question.

For anyone who hesitates with that question … you’re not alone.  Let’s change the question, and the expectations.  This is an excellent article. Is He Friendly?

Learn to Speak Dog Workshop 2017

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? Dogs spend their whole lives learning to speak “human.” Maybe it’s time we humans learned to speak dog. Back by popular demand, […]

The Golden Rule of Animal Training

The Golden Rule of animal training: Don’t ever, ever call your pet to you (or ask your bird to step up), then punish them.  Animals are not stupid; they learn by association and consequences, and if there is an unwanted consequence for coming to you, they will be reluctant to do it again!  Especially if […]

Registration open: Therapy Dog Handling course

The Therapy Dog Handling course is live on the TMCC website, and registration is open! Hope to see you in September! (Click here to register)  

Tails and Trends – Summer 2017

Our latest newsletter is out! The Therapy Dog Handling course through TMCC is back in September! Dog Temperature Facts 4 Tips for Office Etiquette Click here to read the full edition!

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