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School is in Session for Four-Legged Family Members

by RestonNow.com June 15, 2018 at 1:30 pm 5 Comments

Fairfax County parks are offering classes to socialize and train four-legged members of the family.

The classes, known as Puppy Kindergarten, will begin June 23-28 at Frying Pan Farm Park. Puppies between 10 to 23 weeks will learn the fundamentals of discipline and socializing, as well as chewing and jumping.

Dogs who are advanced can participate in Dog Obedience I or II. The first class features management, discipline, problem-solving, affection and restraint. Dogs must be at least six months old to attend. Classes meet from 10-10:55 a.m. for eight weeks.

The level one class must be completed prior to taking the level two class. Dogs must be eight months old and will learn how to perform the AKC Canine Good Citizen Test.

Each class costs $109. Humans who participate must be at least 14 years old.

File photo via Chesapeake Dock Dogs

  • FriendsofFryingPan

    Thanks for supporting the programming of Frying Pan Farm Park! Please note that the picture does not relate to the park; the park does not offer water exercises for dogs.

    • Mike M

      Stick around. You’ll note the pictures and the content often have little if any connection.

  • Mike M

    A dog in flight is a beautiful thing.

    • LMAO

      Unless its headed right for your lap.

  • 30yearsinreston

    Woofers YES
    Woonfers NO

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