Professional dog trainer
Author and Public Speaker
Therapy Dog makes people happy. A Therapy Dog Team goes into places like hospitals, schools, day cares, or nursing homes where the teams are welcome to spread joy and cheer.
Michelle's Therapy class is a six week course. This is an intermediate dog training course that (2 hours each week) covers a strong know-how for Therapy dog visits from getting dog use to medical equipment and other distractions, how to conduct visits, dog's calming and stress signals, and so much more. The course is designed to prepare you and your dog for the final evaluation given on week six. Upon successful completion of course and evaluation, additional fees are required for therapy vest, insurance, and registration.
Canine must be at least 1 year of age
Canine must have lived with owner for at least six months
Passed the American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizen evaluation
Dog must understand basic obedience cues
No history of aggression
Cost of course $220
Each class includes:
Therapy Training Course