b'General InformationAdult Summer ProgramsDOG OBEDIENCE TRAININGAdvanced Dog Obedience - Ages 16+Instructor:Maurice ReganRequirements: The advanced dog obedience class is intended for handlers - One dog over the age of 12 weeks. and their dogs that have completed an introductory, basic obedience course and their dogs can heel with automatic sits, - A large link chain or a rolled nylon slip collar 1.5 to 2 inches largerdown on command, and recall to the handler, all with good than your dogs neck.(The collars are mistakenly called chokeleash control.collars.We do not choke dogs.)The advanced course will build on the skills taught in the - A six foot leash, leather or nylon, of suitable thickness for your dogsbasic course.Handlers and their dogs will further refine their weight. skills in heeling and automatic sits, sit-stays & down-stays on command and at a distance, and holding the sit and down-stays - A 15 foot long line, generally nylon (this is going to get dirty), offor extended periods of time in more distracting environments.suitable thickness for your dogs weight. Dogs and their handlers will learn to work reliably in public areas.Additionally, handlers will learn the elements of - Optional, but strongly recommended, a variable stimulation, vibratingconditioned reinforcement (clicker training) and scent work.e-collar from either the www.collarclinic.com or www.sportdog.com Graduates of this advanced course should be ready to test - Dogs that have growled at, menaced, or bitten other dogs orfor the American Kennel Clubs Canine Good Citizen or the humans should be brought to the attention of the instructor at theUnited Kennel Clubs Specialized Pet Obedience Test.time of registration.Such dogs will not necessarily be excluded from any course though additional, appropriate precautions might be necessary. Dates: Wednesdays, 6/2 - 7/21 When: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.Location:Keach Park Rain Location - City Wide Community Center Basic Dog Obedience - Ages 16+Instructor:Maurice Regan Cost: $130 Residents, $140 Non-ResidentsThis eight week obedience course will teach your dog to heel onCode:600913-5your left side on a loose leash, sit and down on a single command and hold that position when you walk away, and come when called on while a long line.Your dog will also learn to hold a stand when examined by others and to out or leave distractions when requested.Additionally, you will learn techniques to stop your dog from jumping on humans and barking and lunging at other dogs.You and your dog will learn all the exercises to qualify for the American Kennel Clubs Canine Good Citizen certification.Dates: Wednesdays, 6/2 - 7/21 When: 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Detection Dog Training - Ages 16+Location:Keach ParkInstructor:Maurice ReganRain Location - City Wide Community CenterThis course is open to obedience trained dogs that are both Cost: $130 Residents, $140 Non-Residents starting and advanced in scent work.Dogs and their handlers Code: 600903-5 have the opportunity to detect both sport and working dog scents using a variety of training methods and devices.Though most of the searches will be indoors, there will be opportunities for outdoor searches as well.Handlers will also learn about competition for detection dogs.Dates: Wednesdays 6/2 - 7/21 When: 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.Location:Keach Park Rain Location - City Wide Community CenterCost: $130 Residents, $140 Non-ResidentsCode: 600916-52021 Summer & Fall Page 19www.concordparksandrec.com'