Class Schedule & Registration

COVID-19 UPDATE:

Thank you so much for your interest in our dog training classes! Following CDC safety guidelines, we are requiring that all visitors and staff wear masks inside and outside our Santa Rosa and Healdsburg shelters.

Pawsitively Puppies

(For puppies four months and younger)

Start out on the right paw with a puppy class that focuses on the puppy/parent relationship. Pawsitively Puppies classes are stress free and make learning fun. You will use games and positive reinforcement to help your pup develop into the great companion you know he or she can be.

Event Venue Date
Kinderpuppy: Santa Rosa, Saturday, February 12 - March 12 (skip Feb. 19) at 11:30am with Kathleen Matthews Santa Rosa Campus - Multi-purpose Room
  • February 12, 2022 11:30 am
Registration CLOSED
Kinderpuppy: Santa Rosa, Saturday, February 12 - March 12 (skip Feb. 19) at 12:30am with Kathleen Matthews Santa Rosa Campus - Multi-purpose Room
  • February 12, 2022 12:30 pm
Registration CLOSED
Drop-off Puppy Play: Santa Rosa, Saturday, February 12 - March 12 (skip Feb. 19) at 2:00pm with Kathleen Matthews Santa Rosa Campus - Multi-purpose Room
  • February 12, 2022 2:00 pm
Registration CLOSED

School of Pawsitive Rewards

(For dogs five months and older)

Want to take your best friend out to coffee or stroll around in public places with ease? Enroll in this series of classes, in which you and your dog will build your relationship and enhance your communication. Learn new skills, fine-tune behaviors you have already learned, and then take these lessons into real life situations.

Event Venue Date
It's Elementary Level 2: Santa Rosa, Thursday, February 10 - March 3 at 5:00pm with Bonnie Wood Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • February 10, 2022 5:00 pm
Register
It's Elementary Level 1: Santa Rosa, Thursday, February 10 - March 3 at 6:15pm with Bonnie Wood Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • February 10, 2022 6:15 pm
Registration CLOSED
It's Elementary Level 1: Santa Rosa, Saturday, February 12 - March 12 (skip Feb. 19) at 9:00am with Bonnie Wood Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • February 12, 2022 9:00 am
Registration CLOSED
It's Elementary Level 2: Santa Rosa, Saturday, February 12 - March 12 (skip Feb. 19) at 10:15am with Bonnie Wood Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • February 12, 2022 10:15 am
Registration CLOSED
It's Elementary Level 1: Santa Rosa, Tuesday, February 15 - March 8 at 5:15pm with Lynnette Smith Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • February 15, 2022 5:15 pm
Registration CLOSED
It's Elementary Level 2: Santa Rosa, Wednesday, February 16 - March 9 at 6:30pm with Lynnette Smith Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • February 16, 2022 6:30 pm
Register

Pawsitive Electives

(For dogs five months and older)

HSSC’s Academy of Dog also offers alternative and elective classes for the sensitive or advanced pup. Reactive Rover and other fun classes are added periodically, so check back often!

Event Venue Date
K9 Nose Work Level 1: Santa Rosa, Intro to Scenting: Tuesday, January 11 - February 15 at 6:30pm with Wayne Smith Santa Rosa Campus - Indoor Training Room
  • January 11, 2022 6:30 pm
Register
K9 Nose Work Level 1: Healdsburg, Intro to Scenting: Saturday, January 29 - March 5 at 3:00pm Healdsburg Community Room
  • January 29, 2022 3:00 pm
Register
Junior Varsity Level 2: Santa Rosa, Wednesday, February 16 - March 9 at 5:15pm with Lynnette Smith The Barlow
  • February 16, 2022 5:15 pm
Register
Reactive Rover Level 2: Healdsburg, Saturday, February 26 - April 2 at 8:30am with Wayne Smith Healdsburg Community Room
  • February 26, 2022 8:30 am
Register
Reactive Rover Level 1: Healdsburg, Saturday, February 26 - April 2 at 10:30am with Wayne Smith Healdsburg Community Room
  • February 26, 2022 10:30 am
Registration CLOSED
Reactive Rover Level 1: Healdsburg, Saturday, February 26 - April 2 at 1:00pm with Wayne Smith Healdsburg Community Room
  • February 26, 2022 1:00 pm
Registration CLOSED