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Pet Training Chicago

Learn how to properly care for and groom your pets with pet grooming classes in Chicago, where participants can gain hands-on experience in bathing, brushing, and styling different types of animals. Discover the secrets to training your furry friends with dog obedience classes in Chicago, where participants can learn effective techniques for teaching commands, addressing behavioral issues, and strengthening the bond with their canine companions.

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Veterinary Assistant Training Program

El Camino College @ Online Classroom

Become a valued team member in the growing veterinary field! Gain hands-on training in pet care, examination procedures, and identifying signs of illness and injury. Join this entry-level program to develop the skills needed for a rewarding career as a Veterinary Assistant.

Tuesday, Apr 2nd, 6:30–9:30pm Pacific Time

 (25 sessions)

$1,599

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Advanced Animal Communication

Infinity Foundation @ 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL

Continue along the ever fascinating journey of communicating with animals and open yourself to receive the vast amount of information from complete messages from animals. Find out how to synchronize more completely with animal teachers to understand the depth and full meaning of their communication with you. Connect with them as complete beings as you become versed in techniques that further assist understanding an animal's experience physically,...

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Massage for Animal Companions

Infinity Foundation @ 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL

Bodywork techniques for your companion animals provide total relaxation and stimulate healing of acute and chronic conditions, encourage calm behavior, and possibly extend the longevity of your four-legged friends. An introduction to massage and the benefits of massage for companion animals include demonstrations and hands-on practice. Find out about acupressure and Tui-na—Chinese medical massage—and the concept behind meridians and acupoints....

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Owl Prowl at Ryerson Woods

Chicago Botanic Garden @ 21950 N Riverwoods Rd, Chicago, IL

Join Steve Bailey for a captivating night exploring the mystery of owls at the Ryerson Woods Conservation Area. He will discuss owl behavior and identification, as well as the places these fascinating birds are most likely to be seen. He may even demonstrate his world-famous barred owl call. After the discussion, Bailey will lead a walk in the woods to look and listen for these enigmatic birds. Please dress warmly, and bring along a flashlight...

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Healing with Pets

Infinity Foundation @ 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL

At the end of the class, the students will gain understanding on how pets heal people. Course Description: This class involves the understanding on how pets help you heal physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Learning to understand their thoughts, feelings, and preferences enables you to reduce stress and build more loving relationships.  Students will be taught to use animal communication techniques to make it easier for their pets to...

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Herbal Remedies for Companion Animal Healing

Infinity Foundation @ 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL

It is sometimes difficult to know what herbal remedies are safe and effective to use in simple health problems that your companion animals may encounter. There are literally thousands of choices for over-the-counter and products on the internet that promise amazing (but sometimes disappointing) results. An herbal remedy has beneficial effects, but it can also have side effects.   Find out how to make good, natural choices for your companion...

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Kindred Spirits Animal Healing Circle

Infinity Foundation @ 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, IL

Whether your animal companion is healthy, needs a boost, has issues or disease, sending healing energy, especially in a group can bring relief and healing. It can lift emotional or mental burdens off of you which may also be affecting your animal companion.  The shared energy you regularly exchange is often tender loving, but it can also be stressed. In a supportive and guided environment, led by Siwek’s expertise, experience a commonality...

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NW3 Class Tucker with Nancy

Chicago Dog Nose @ 1975 Cornell Av, Melrose Park, IL

The objective of this class is to introduce dogs and their owners to this new fun sport known as K9 Nose Work®. The focus will be for the dog and owner/handler to have fun.  This class is well suited for all dogs with the exception of human aggressive dogs. The sport will strengthen the bond between dog and owner and build the dog’s confidence, especially the fearful dogs.   This class teaches the foundation skills necessary...

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Intro to Nose Work – Level 1

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

There is a new rapidly growing sport called K9 Nose Work®. This 6-week class will follow the guidelines and suggestions of NASCSW.  The objective is to introduce dogs and their owners to this new fun sport knows as K9 Nose Work®. The focus on all of our Nose Work classes will be for the dog and owner/handler to have fun. Intro, as well as the following classes, are well suited for all dogs with the exception of human aggressive dogs. The...

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Puppy Training - Intro to Obedience

Bark Avenue Playcare @ 1959 West Fulton St, Chicago, IL

Your puppy will be in great hands with his/her first trainer, Christine. This program is a six-week course, for puppies 12 weeks to 5 months old. It was designed to help you through the early stages of puppy-hood and includes the AKC S.T.A.R Puppy test, which is the precursor to the AKC’s Canine Good Citizen test, a nationally recognized program for well-behaved dogs and responsible owners. We’ll cover housebreaking, recall, how to walk on a...

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Basic Nose Work

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

This is a continuation and requires successful completion of Level 1 and Level 2 of the Intro to Nose Work series.   We will review container searches, continue interior searches and introduce vehicle searches and exterior outside searches. All four of these elements (1: Container, 2: Interior, 3: Exterior & 4: Vehicles) are part of every level of K9NW competition. This and any of the classes may be repeated as many times as the owner ...

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Nose Work Intro

Chicago Dog Nose @ 4501 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL

There is a new rapidly growing sport called K9 Nose Work®. This 6-week class will follow the guidelines and suggestions of NASCSW. The objective is to introduce dogs and their owners to this new fun sport knows as K9 Nose Work®.   The focus on all of our Nose Work classes will be for the dog and owner/handler to have fun. Intro, as well as the following classes, are well suited for all dogs with the exception of human aggressive dogs....

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Intro to Nose Work

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

There is a new rapidly growing sport called K9 Nose Work®. This 6-week class will follow the guidelines and suggestions of NASCSW. The objective is to introduce dogs and their owners to this new fun sport knows as K9 Nose Work®.   The focus on all of our Nose Work classes will be for the dog and owner/handler to have fun. Intro, as well as the following classes, are well suited for all dogs with the exception of human aggressive dogs....

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Doggie Park Safety Seminar

Bark Avenue Playcare @ 1959 West Fulton St, Chicago, IL

Taking your dog for a few hours of fun at doggie park or doggie beach starts out with good intentions. Unfortunately, it could result in you or your dog getting injured. For all it's benefits, taking your dog to these public dog area's can also be somewhat of a risky experience. The fact of the matter is that there are many dogs that should not be at the dog park. Sadly, every year there are beloved pets that get seriously injured or worse. This...

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Beginners Agility Class and Rally-O

Bark Avenue Playcare @ 1959 West Fulton St, Chicago, IL

Agility training is a blast! If your dog likes to run, jump and climb, then agility training is right up your alley. Agility training is an “obstacle course” for your dog. Learning how to complete the courses in the fastest time is a workout for your dog’s mind and body. You and your dog will learn how to work together as a team and have fun in the process. Rallo Obedience or Rally-O is a relatively new phenomenon in obedience training. It...

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Intro to Odor

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

This class introduces the odors selected for use in K9 Nose Work. We return to the basics of the search games starting with box work and a pairing of the odor with a treat or a toy.   This class will only introduce the Birch Odor in the first series. The difficulty will continue to increase at whatever rate is appropriate for the dog. Because dogs are worked individually we can customize as needed. The focus will be on obedience to odor, as...

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Continued Odor

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

This class is limited to people that have completed the Intro to Odor class. May also include students that have taken the Intro more than once and are already on more than one odor.   The second odor, Anise and the third odor, Clove are introduced independently. Part of the focus will be on fine-tuning the handler’s techniques. There will be a refinement and increased difficulty in searching all four elements, Container, Interior, Exterior...

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Nose Work 3 - Trial Prep

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

This class is for dogs who have passed an ORT or have completed the Level 2 and have shown proficiency in finding the initial target odor.  We will introduce the remaining two target odors (anise & clove) according to the team goals and skills.  There will be a focus on fine-tuning the handler’s abilities while increasing the difficulty in all four elements of competition: containers, interiors, exteriors and vehicles.  We will...

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Intro to Nose Work – Level 2

Chicago Dog Nose @ 2524 N Mozart St, Chicago, IL

This class builds upon the foundation skills learned in Level 1 and focuses on skill building while searching for a particular odor. The three target odors in the order introduced are all essential oils: birch, anise and clove. These essential oils have been selected by NACSW and are composed of a specific makeup.  We teach to dogs to search for the birch odor and to develop “odor obedience” while the handlers will learn some techniques...

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NW Class Tucker with Nancy

Chicago Dog Nose @ 1975 Cornell Av, Melrose Park, IL

The objective of this class is to introduce dogs and their owners to this new fun sport known as K9 Nose Work®. The focus will be for the dog and owner/handler to have fun.  This class is well suited for all dogs with the exception of human aggressive dogs. The sport will strengthen the bond between dog and owner and build the dog’s confidence, especially the fearful dogs.   This class teaches the foundation skills necessary...

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