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Classes

Now accepting applications for 2014 training sessions.

If you would like to become a Paws for Healing volunteer team, please check the class schedule below. Then download the APPLICATION, print, complete and mail all forms back to us. (Our mailing address is clearly marked on the forms.) Also enclose a check for $75 to cover your tuition, canine evaluation and insurance coverage for one year. There is an additional charge of $25.00 for additional handlers (spouses, children, etc.) Certification is renewable each year for $25 to cover insurance fees.

We would appreciate if you could provide your application a minimum of one week prior to the training date. We encourage you to sign up as early as possible as class size is limited and our trainings quickly fill. Your check will reserve your place, but should it arrive after the class fills, we will add you and your canine to our waiting list for the next class. If you are unable to download the application, please call 707.258.3486, leave your name and address (speak slowly), and one will be mailed to you.


Upcoming Classes / Training / Events
Unless otherwise indicated, all events and training will take place at:




 



Training Seminars 2014
To attend training seminars, please download, complete, and submit the following application
   
 
Session 1
January 25, February 1 & 8 
Session 2
April 26, May 3 & 10  
Session 3
September 20 & 27, October 4  
   
 
 
CGC Evaluation


To attend the CGC Evaluation, please download, complete, and submit the application
Obedience Training (start dates with training to be held on each Saturday for 8 weeks)
For starting dates please contact nepaws09@yahoo.com

To attend the Obedience training, please download, complete, and submit the application
Re-evaluation & Second Dog Evaluation
Dates To Be Determined
Re-evaluation & Second Dog Evaluation in Sonoma County
Dates & Location to be determined


Re-evaluation Process for Older Canine Teams

Several times per year a year, PFH will re-evaluate our older canines (8 years and up) and any canines that need additional training before being certified as therapy dogs. PFH teams that receive re-certification forms WITH A REQUEST for a dog's re-evaluation in the mail they should make an appointment for the date closest to their re certification deadline. Please contact our staff at info@pawsforhealing.org and you will be given an appointment nearest the time you request. Please allow 10 to 15 minutes for a re- evaluation.

Any new team that is asked to be re-evaluated may sign up for either date. Re-evaluation for new teams provides dogs and owners an opportunity to strengthen their handling and training skills before becoming a certified visiting PFH team. These re-evaluations will take 15-20 minutes.

Unless otherwise advertised, re-evaluations will be held at the Community Education Center between 10 am and 1 pm. Appointments will be confirmed by our staff. If you do not have a confirmation after emailing us, please call   707-258-3486 and leave a message with your callback number.

Evaluation of Additional Dogs
Evaluations for second and subsequent dogs will be done during the Re-evaluation sessions. Please download the Additional Dogs Application forms fill them out and mail all forms back to us. (Our mailing address is clearly marked on the forms.) Also, enclose a check for $25 to cover your canine evaluation and insurance coverage for one year.