Therapy Dog Preparation

$925.00

8 Week Program

Is your goal to have your dog become a therapy dog? This specially designed 8-lesson private lesson course prepares you and your dog for their therapy dog testing and certification. The first 4 lessons are exactly like our 4 week basic program. Many of our former clients easily pass their therapy dog certification after our training program. Upon successful completion of this program, you will be evaluated by Pet Partners of Cincinnati. This program requires you to be a member with Pet Partners of Cincinnati which requires some minor extra fees above the cost of this program.

Their website to see more about them go to https://www.tpgcpets.org/. Please inquire for more details.

Dogs need to be 5mos or older for this prep program but note that to be evaluated by the therapy pet organization, dogs have to be min of 1 year old to be certified therapy dog.

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8 Week Program

Is your goal to have your dog become a therapy dog? This specially designed 8-lesson private lesson course prepares you and your dog for their therapy dog testing and certification. The first 4 lessons are exactly like our 4 week basic program. Many of our former clients easily pass their therapy dog certification after our training program. Upon successful completion of this program, you should be able to pass the test with Pet Partners of Cincinnati or whichever organization you choose to go through (see notes below).

Pet Partners of Cincinnati
https://www.tpgcpets.org/

you can Contact Marilyn at any point before, during or after your training with us and then you will need to sign up with them to go through their handler course and to become a member of their organization. This requires and additional small fee that you pay directly to Pet Partners of Cincinnati.
Marilyn Edwards- board member and vice president
marilynstriley@mac.com
513-300-4680

Tell her you are starting or in the middle of or have completed therapy pet prep course with off leash k9 training and would like to sign up for the handler course and membership. You can do this at any point before, during or after training with Off Leash K9 Training.

Here is a link to videos on how the evaluations work
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJkVen2Zfw8&list=PL3da1TcpUrVIwYpC_JtYBB4ZpYMPMoNcr&index=1

when finished our prep you will get an obedience certificate from Off Leash K9 Training and then you go to pet partners for evaluation and certification.

NOTE: We do not do the testing nor do we certify dogs for therapy work certification. Off Leash K9 Training Cincinnati works with Pet Partners of Cincinnati or you choose which organization you want to go through and let us know the requirements and we will work with you and your dog. This course in no way guarantees you dog will pass any therapy certification test or that your dog will have the temperament to be able to be a therapy dog.  

Dogs need to be 5mos or older for this prep program but note that to be evaluated by the therapy pet organization, dogs have to be min of 1 year old to be certified therapy dog.

Program includes e-collar and training leash, although the ecollar is not permitted to be used during the actual therapy dog certification test.

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