Services

Therapy Dog

If you’re interested in taking training to a whole new level or if you’re considering Therapy Dog Training, these are the classes for you! Advanced, Intro to Animal Assisted Therapy, and Therapy Dog Certification are the pathway to taking the Therapy Dog Certification Exam.

Advanced
Advanced Class
$219

This 6-week advanced class is for students who have completed Basic Manners 2 Class or equivalent. We will focus on the behaviors that are required to take the Canine Good Citizen Exam. We will also work on more advanced concepts for stay, wait, and come when called by adding more distance, duration, and distraction.  The dogs will be working on a long line for several of the exercises in this class. 

Location

K9 Kim’s Training Center

Intro to Animal Assisted Therapy
Advanced Class
$219

This is a 6-week Master Level Class designed to begin introducing you and your dog to the things they will encounter as therapy dogs. The prerequisite for this class is my Advanced Class or equivalent. We will review CGC behaviors, introduce your dogs to medical equipment, discuss the importance of understanding your dogs body language, and begin working towards being a certified therapy dog team. 

 

Location

K9 Kim’s Training Center

Therapy Dog Certification Prep Class
Master Class
$219

This 6-week Master Level class is for Therapy Dog Teams who have completed the Intro to Animal Assisted Therapy Dog class or achieved their CGC and want to prepare for taking the Therapy Dog Certification Exam. We will continue working on various CGC items in addition to more intensive work with medical equipment. 

The objective of this course is that upon graduation you will be fully prepared to take the Therapy Dog Certification Exam which will be given after you graduate by 20 Paws.

** Class tuition does not include additional fee to take the exam 

Location

K9 Kim’s Training Center