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Learn foundation skills for training your dog.


Beginner Dog Training for Youth

  • Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Tuesday, October 19, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Tuesday, October 26, 2021, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Rockland County 4-H presents:

Beginner Dog Training Techniques

About the program:

This foundation training class employs positive training methods that reward desirable behaviors to help your dog learn in a humane way. These methods foster a trusting and closer bond between owners and their dogs.

Learn from a professional dog trainer:

  • Canine body language and how it can help you to understand what your dog is saying to you.
  • How to communicate clearly with your dog through the use of a reward marker.
  • How to teach your dog to pay Attention to you, Come when called, Sit, Down, Stand, and Walk Politely on a leash.

About the presenter:

Fran Hellman is a certified professional dog trainer and the owner of Four Paws Guidance Dog Training. You can find out more about Fran on the Four Paws Guidance website.

Event Details & Registration Information:


Tuesdays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, October 5, 12, 19, 26


CCE Rockland, 10 Patriot Hills Drive, Stony Point, NY


Youth ages 8-18. For youth safety, a parent/guardian must be present, especially for youth 13 and under. Space is limited to 6 dogs. Registration and payment must be submitted to reserve your space.


$80 per dog. Financial assistance is available for those with demonstrated need.



CCE Rockland Education Center
10 Patriot Hills Drive
Stony Point, New York 10980

Last updated August 3, 2021