Just the Basics 3

For graduates of Just the Basics 2 or equivalent, this class is designed to build RAPID, reliable responses from your dog. Distance and motion will be added to behaviors your dog learned in JTB 1 and 2 as well as introduction of off-leash work. Behaviors covered will include: sit/down from a distance and different positions, moving downs, drop on recall, off-leash heeling, out of sight stays. This 4-week class is fast paced and does include homework. Please come to the first class with your dog and be ready to work! Fee is $150 or $130 if dog has completed another SF SPCA class within the last year.

Frequency & Duration: 1 hour per week for 4 weeks

Course includes: Homework and certificate of completion

Fee: $150; $130 if your dog has taken a previous SF SPCA class in the last year

Class capacity: 8

Location: 243 Alabama Street

Course prerequisites: Successful completion of Just the Basics 2 or equivalent. Dogs should already know sit, down, stay, come, and be able to walk on a loose leash. Dogs must be able to be handled gently by a friendly stranger and be able work around people and other dogs on leash.

Upcoming classes:

  • Tuesdays, April 22 – May 13, 7:30-8:30 p.m. (Instructor: Stacey, MPR) This class is now full.

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