County-Wide Dog Training Club

Shape it UP!! Workshop

  • April 24, 2016
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • County-Wide Dog Training Club 887 Sebastopol Rd. Santa Rosa, CA 95407
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Shape it UP!


Have you heard of this mystifying technique that everyone seems to be talking about, but not sure what it is all about?  Have you tried to shape a behavior, but it just didn't seem to work?

Shaping can be used to teach nearly any behavior to any animal.  This mini-workshop is an introduction to shaping.  The basics behind the technique will be explained and working teams will start teaching the dogs a trick or two.  Teams will be introduced to the clicker and how it is used in shaping.  There will be exercises to develop the handler's timing and eye/clicker coordination


Limit 15 dog/handler working teams.  $40/dog  A handler can enter more than one dog

Limit 15 auditors $20/per person

Instructor:  Angela Silvestri, CTDI

Working teams need to bring a large quantity of high value bite soft easily swallowed without chewing size treats.  Exercises during the workshop may be very treat intensive.
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