Learn to Speak Dog: A Body Language Workshop

Ever wanted to have a conversation with your dog?  Wonder what they’re thinking? Do you want to know how to tell what are good, safe social interactions, and what’s going to end badly?

Dogs spend their whole lives learning to speak “human.” Maybe it’s time we humans learned to speak dog.

Back by popular demand, this fun and informative 3 hour workshop includes lunch, snacks, and take-home materials.  Using video and picture presentation followed by hands-on work with real dogs in a practical setting, we will teach you to understand canine communication and body language, including being able to tell when your dog is uncomfortable, annoyed, frustrated, relaxed, and what “I love you” looks like in “Dog.” You’ll be able to use this information to not only better understand your best friend, but also train and protect him.  If you’ve ever wondered what they’re thinking, whether it’s safe to greet that other dog at the park, why they do those weird things, or wished you could communicate with your dog better, this is the workshop for you!

Who should come:
dog owners
dog walkers
shelter workers
dog sitters
groomers
mailmen/women/delivery drivers
older children
veterinarians and staff
Anyone who interacts with dogs

Although you will get to interact with our dogs, please let your own pooch relax at home for this workshop.

When: Sunday, January 10, 2016
Starts at 10:30am, ends around 1:30pm

Where: The Dog Park! day care and Fur and Feather Works’ training room
15 Trinity Lane, Reno, NV 89511
(don’t worry, a map will be provided to you upon registration)

Tuition: $125 first person, second person half price.  Includes snacks, drinks, and take-home materials.

In order to provide a comfortable and collegial atmosphere, space is limited to 16 participants and will be given first-come, first-served.  Registration and pre-payment is required, and cancellations less than one week before the start of the workshop or no-shows will not be refunded or credited toward future services, so please plan carefully.  Thank you for helping us to keep our workshops small and effective for you!

To register, please contact Brigitte at (775) 453-5753 or email us.

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