4 - Legged Friends

The Running Dog Ranch

Puppy Basics

Starting early with canine basic obedience manner training, consistent socialization encounters, and a well structured exercise plan, will empower you as dog parents and establishes a more solid and successful relationship between and your new dog. In this 6-week Basic Puppy Course we will socialize with other pups, we will work on sits and downs, leave it, recall, loose leash walking, and stays and wait. In addition, you will have the opportunity to discuss and receive professional advice on any other behavioral issues that will arise during your 6-week training.


Young Adult Basics

Canine basic obedience manner training, consistent socialization encounters, and a well-structured exercise plan, will empower you as dog parents and establishes a more solid and successful relationship between and your new dog. In this 6-week Basic Young Adult Basics course we will

socialize with other pups, we will work on sits and downs, leave it, recall, loose leash walking, and stays and wait. In addition, you will have the opportunity to discuss and receive professional advice on any other behavioral issues that will arise during your 6-week training. These training style takes into consideration the psychology of canines, providing physical, mental and intellectual stimulation while boosting their innate capabilities to attain a balanced self in addition to integrating comfortably in our human world. All this is achieved through coaching, mentoring, socializing and team playing. Instructor bio: After my education in Psychology (BA) and Business Communication/ Public relations (MA), became a Certified Dog Trainer (ABCDT), founded The Running Dog Ranch in September of 2010, where we, as a team integrate outdoor exercise adventures in Northern California with Behavior Modification and Training. In addition, after 4 years of study and practice, I became a Certified Practitioner in Healing Touch for Animals, and integrates Traditional Chinese Medicine, Animal Acupressure, promoting holistic health, balance and well-being. In addition, I am an authorized DOGSAFE Instructor, certified in Canine First Aid and Emergency Response. Being able to use my knowledge and skills with animal disaster and rescue groups locally and internationally, allows me to reach animals globally.