4-H Beginner Dog Training
4-H Beginner Dog Training 2


4-H Beginner Dog Training Series Begins

  • Wednesday, October 11, 2023, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

About the program:

This four-session 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, and Walk Politely on a leash.

About the presenter:

Fran Hellman is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer (CPDT-KA) and the owner of Four Paws Guidance Dog Training. She is a positive reinforcement trainer who only uses force-free, science-based training methods. Learn more about Fran at the Four Paws Guidance Dog Training website.

Event Details & Registration Information:


Wednesdays, 6:30pm – 7:30pm, October 11, 18, 25, and November 1


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


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

New York State 4-H Dog Policy:

Please read the New York State 4-H Dog Policy before registering. All participants will need to sign the CCE Dog/Animal Release of Liability and Indemnification Agreement and the Animal Registration Form upon enrolling in the class.


$100. Financial assistance is available.




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

Last updated August 24, 2023