Calming Canines Course ( 5 weeks duration)
Sit Happens Calming Canines Class is for worried dogs in order to build confidence and practice relaxing around new dogs, noises, movement and people. It is only open to dog owners who have completed a course of private training sessions, whose dogs are familiar with reward marking, sit, look, loose lead walking and our ‘emergency’ techniques.
The course is a five week program, the first class of the course being without the dogs in order to reiterate techniquescovered in your private sessions and discuss aims and goals for each dog. Each following session is 30mins and focusing on calm entering and exiting the car, lowering respiration rates and cafe style training, no reaction to an introduced stimulus and confidence building
Due to the nature of this class we have a maximum of 2 dogs per class and request only two family members present at each class.exercises.
You can view and register for upcoming Calming Canines here.
Confidence Building Course (6 weeks duration)
Sit Happens Confidence Building course is aimed at creating a self assured dog. A self assured dog is less likely to over react in unpredicatble or unfamilar situations and is more likely to avoid anxiety related issues. It is only open to exisitng Sit Happens clients and is the perfect accompaniment to any program from Behavioural Therapy to puppy class. There is no limit on how many times you can attend this course, the program is all about practice.
Due to the nature of this class we have a maximum of 4 dogs per class and request only two family members present at each class.