Wellness & Enrichment Group Class

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Group Classes:

  • Weekends (start times are usually around 9:00 am or 10:00 am, and are subject to change with the seasons to ensure comfortable temperatures for the dogs.)
  • November/December ($42) ($21 for returning students)
  • January/February 2020 (TBA)
  • March/April 2020 (TBA)

Classes are held outdoors in a variety of park-like areas in Regina.  Some pre-requisites may be required to ensure safety.

Participants will learn how to make walks more enjoyable (for the human and the dog) and instruction includes (but is not limited to):

  • loose leash walking skills (on a short leash and a long leash)
  • recall and attention
  • social skills with other dogs (group walks and polite greetings when appropriate)
  • addressing and preventing over-reactivity
  • using the environment as enrichment and as reinforcement
  • group dog walk Sniff ‘n’ Strolls

Outdoor enrichment walks are important for physical, mental, and emotional health. Benefits include:

  • weight loss and reduced inflammation,
  • increased muscle tone and cardiovascular health,
  • improved behaviours, and
  • improved relationship
  • Read more about the benefits of “green exercise

Contact Jennifer for more information