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November 28, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, January 16 – February 20 @ 10:30 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, January 16 – February 20 Time: 10:30 – 11:30 am Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 28, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, January 16 – February 20 @ 8:00 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, January 16 – February 20 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 28, 2020

Kinderpuppy Training: Thursday, January 28 – March 04 @ 4:00 pm with Bonnie Wood

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Thursday, January 28 – March 04 Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm Trainer: Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA Location: Outdoors Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 28, 2020

Intermediate Training and Manners: Saturday, January 16 – February 20 @ 9:15am with Sue McGuire

Intermediate Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, January 16 – February 20 Time: 9:15 – 10:15 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room (only 1 person per dog, no exceptions) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Please see class requirements below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 28, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Wednesday, December 9 – January 13 @ 5:15 pm with Bonnie Wood

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Wednesday, December 9 – January 13 Time: 5:15 – 6:15 pm Instructor: Bonnie Wood Location: Location 2 (OUTDOORS) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 28, 2020

Kinderpuppy Training: Wednesday, December 9 – January 13 @ 4:00 pm with Bonnie Wood

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Wednesday, December 9 – January 13 Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm Trainer: Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA Location: Outdoors Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 28, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Reactive Rover-LEVEL 2: Saturday, January 23 – February 27 @ 2:00 pm with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover- LEVEL 2 Date: Saturday, January 23 – February 27 Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm Instructor: Wayne Smith and Suzie Yokomizo Location: Healdsburg Community Room   Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1.5 hours duration per class Cost: $200 Class Requirements: Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org  
November 27, 2020

HEALDSBURG: Reactive Rover – Level 1: Saturday, November 28 – January 2 @ 12:00 pm with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover Date: Saturday, November 28 – January 2 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Instructor: Wayne Smith Location: Healdsburg Community Room Compassionately attuned toward dogs who are reactive to or fearful of other dogs. Guardian and dog will learn skills to help their dog make better choices when faced with dogs they are fearful of or reactive to. Learn evasive maneuvers, attention exercises, body language, and leash management skills. Help your dog learn to be more attentive to you and confident in uncomfortable or difficult situations. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (do not respond to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1.5 hour duration per class Cost: $200 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 21, 2020

HEALDSBURG: Reactive Rover – Level 1: Saturday, January 23 – February 27 @ 12:00 pm with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover Date: Saturday, January 23 – February 27 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Instructor: Wayne Smith Location: Healdsburg Community Room Compassionately attuned toward dogs who are reactive to or fearful of other dogs. Guardian and dog will learn skills to help their dog make better choices when faced with dogs they are fearful of or reactive to. Learn evasive maneuvers, attention exercises, body language, and leash management skills. Help your dog learn to be more attentive to you and confident in uncomfortable or difficult situations. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (do not respond to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1.5 hour duration per class Cost: $200 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 13, 2020

Kinderpuppy Training: Saturday, November 21 – January 02 (SKIP 12/26) @ 9:00 am with Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Saturday, November 21 – January 02 (SKIP 12/26) Time: 9:00 – 10:00 am Instructor: Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA Location: Outdoors Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 13, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Thursday, November 19 – January 7 (SKIP 11/26 & 12/31) @ 5:15 pm with Bonnie Wood

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, November 19 – January 7 (SKIP 11/26 & 12/31) Time: 5:15 – 6:15 pm Instructor: Bonnie Wood Location: Location 2 (OUTDOORS) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 10, 2020

2nd – 4th Grade: 12/28 – 12/30 (9:00am – 3:00pm)

Are you excited for an un-BEAR-ably good time? FELINE tired of sitting around on the computer? Looking for something a-MOO-sing to do? Then get your paws, claws and fins off of your mouse and come to the Humane Society Sonoma County Winter Camp!! In this educational camp, that is anything but BOAR-ing, you will explore many animal-related career opportunities, meet cool cats, dashing dogs, raucous reptiles, happy horses, galavanting goats, sharp sheep and many more four legged friends! Our camp offers socialization with shelter and farm animals, arts and crafts, games, and educational presentations from our amazing staff at the Sonoma County Humane Society. Learn how to communicate with cats while you read them a book, hang out with some reptiles, listen to a Veterinarian, Animal Care Technician and Animal Control Officer talk about their careers, pet and feed farm animals, watch a dog find a treat you hide and enjoy many more pawsitively wonderful activities! SESSION 2 2nd – 4th Graders 3 Days: 9am – 3pm Mon 12/28 Tue 12/29 Wed 12/30 Wait Lists Due to popularity, our camps fill up quickly. You are welcome to place your name on the online wait list through the camp registration page. If a registered camper cancels, you will be notified. Due to the popularity of our camps, we ask that campers limit their enrollment to one week, to allow other campers the opportunity to attend. Both weeks have the same content. We are enforcing strict Covid-19 protocols and are requiring that all campers wear a face mask during the entire duration of camp. In addition, we are ensuring that camp groups are small in order to abide by CDC recommendations. Campers will be required to frequently wash and sanitize their hands to reduce the risk of contamination. Camp staff will be providing your camper with their own supplies to use during the duration of camp and will ensure that all materials are properly sanitized each day after use. We will also be conducting temperature checks on your camper at the time of check-in. Due to the nature of our business, there will be constant exposure to animals and their allergens. Our youth education programs are not recommended for children/teens with known allergies. If your children or teen has known allergies or other health concerns, a signed release from their doctor is required. Camp participants are expected to participate in all physical and academic activities. For safety, campers must be able to follow directions, be respectful to fellow campers, staff and animals. Special needs: Please discuss any special needs your child may have prior to registering. Due to staffing limitations, we may not be able to accommodate individuals with special needs. Campers bring their own lunch and water bottle. There is no access to a microwave. Cancellation Policy Full refund 30 days prior to first day of camp. 50% refund 7 days prior to first day of camp. No refunds will be issued 7 days or less prior to the first day of camp. Questions? Please contact Kathy Pecsar at (707) 577-1902 or kpecsar@humanesocietysoco.org.  
November 10, 2020

Session 2: Tuesday, December 29 (9:00am – 3:00pm)

New This Year! Come check out the Healdsburg Humane Society and hang out with our cats in Kitty City, hear firsthand stories from an Animal Control Officer, hold some cool reptiles, bond with our special therapy dogs and enjoy crafts and games while learning about the different careers in animal care! SESSION 2 3rd – 5th Graders 1 Day: 9am – 3pm Tue 12/29 Wait Lists Due to popularity, our camps fill up quickly. You are welcome to place your name on the online wait list through the camp registration page. If a registered camper cancels, you will be notified. Due to the popularity of our camps, we ask that campers limit their enrollment to one day, to allow other campers the opportunity to attend. Both days have the same content. We are enforcing strict Covid-19 protocols and are requiring that all campers wear a face mask during the entire duration of camp. In addition, we are ensuring that camp groups are small in order to abide by CDC recommendations. Campers will be required to frequently wash and sanitize their hands to reduce the risk of contamination. Camp staff will be providing your camper with their own supplies to use during the duration of camp and will ensure that all materials are properly sanitized each day after use. We will also be conducting temperature checks on your camper at the time of check-in. Due to the nature of our business, there will be constant exposure to animals and their allergens. Our youth education programs are not recommended for children/teens with known allergies. If your children or teen has known allergies or other health concerns, a signed release from their doctor is required. Camp participants are expected to participate in all physical and academic activities. For safety, campers must be able to follow directions, be respectful to fellow campers, staff and animals. Special needs: Please discuss any special needs your child may have prior to registering. Due to staffing limitations, we may not be able to accommodate individuals with special needs. Campers bring their own lunch and water bottle. There is no access to a microwave. Cancellation Policy Full refund 30 days prior to first day of camp. 50% refund 7 days prior to first day of camp. No refunds will be issued 7 days or less prior to the first day of camp. Questions? Please contact Kathy Pecsar at (707) 577-1902 or kpecsar@humanesocietysoco.org.  
November 7, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Thursday, November 19 – January 7 (SKIP 11/26 & 12/31) @ 4:00 pm with Bonnie Wood

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, November 19 – January 7 (SKIP 11/26 & 12/31) Time: 4:00 – 5:00 pm Instructor: Bonnie Wood Location: Location 2 (OUTDOORS) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
November 5, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, December 5 – January 9 @ 8:00 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, December 5 – January 9 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room (Only 1 person per dog, no exceptions) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY and is held through Zoom Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 30, 2020

Session 1: Tuesday, December 22 (9am – 3:00pm)

New This Year! Come check out the Healdsburg Humane Society and hang out with our cats in Kitty City, hear firsthand stories from an Animal Control Officer, hold some cool reptiles, bond with our special therapy dogs and enjoy crafts and games while learning about the different careers in animal care! SESSION 1 3rd – 5th Graders 1 Day: 9am – 3pm Tue 12/22 Wait Lists Due to popularity, our camps fill up quickly. You are welcome to place your name on the online wait list through the camp registration page. If a registered camper cancels, you will be notified. Due to the popularity of our camps, we ask that campers limit their enrollment to one day, to allow other campers the opportunity to attend. Both days have the same content. We are enforcing strict Covid-19 protocols and are requiring that all campers wear a face mask during the entire duration of camp. In addition, we are ensuring that camp groups are small in order to abide by CDC recommendations. Campers will be required to frequently wash and sanitize their hands to reduce the risk of contamination. Camp staff will be providing your camper with their own supplies to use during the duration of camp and will ensure that all materials are properly sanitized each day after use. We will also be conducting temperature checks on your camper at the time of check-in. Due to the nature of our business, there will be constant exposure to animals and their allergens. Our youth education programs are not recommended for children/teens with known allergies. If your children or teen has known allergies or other health concerns, a signed release from their doctor is required. Camp participants are expected to participate in all physical and academic activities. For safety, campers must be able to follow directions, be respectful to fellow campers, staff and animals. Special needs: Please discuss any special needs your child may have prior to registering. Due to staffing limitations, we may not be able to accommodate individuals with special needs. Campers bring their own lunch and water bottle. There is no access to a microwave. Cancellation Policy Full refund 30 days prior to first day of camp. 50% refund 7 days prior to first day of camp. No refunds will be issued 7 days or less prior to the first day of camp. Questions? Please contact Kathy Pecsar at (707) 577-1902 or kpecsar@humanesocietysoco.org.  
October 30, 2020

4th – 6th Grade: 12/21 – 12/23 (9:00am – 3:00pm)

Are you excited for an un-BEAR-ably good time? FELINE tired of sitting around on the computer? Looking for something a-MOO-sing to do? Then get your paws, claws and fins off of your mouse and come to the Humane Society Sonoma County Winter Camp!! In this educational camp, that is anything but BOAR-ing, you will explore many animal-related career opportunities, meet cool cats, dashing dogs, raucous reptiles, happy horses, galavanting goats, sharp sheep and many more four legged friends! Our camp offers socialization with shelter and farm animals, arts and crafts, games, and educational presentations from our amazing staff at the Sonoma County Humane Society. Learn how to communicate with cats while you read them a book, hang out with some reptiles, listen to a Veterinarian, Animal Care Technician and Animal Control Officer talk about their careers, pet and feed farm animals, watch a dog find a treat you hide and enjoy many more pawsitively wonderful activities! SESSION 1 4th – 6th Graders 3 Days: 9am – 3pm Mon 12/21 Tue 12/22 Wed 12/23 Wait Lists Due to popularity, our camps fill up quickly. You are welcome to place your name on the online wait list through the camp registration page. If a registered camper cancels, you will be notified. Due to the popularity of our camps, we ask that campers limit their enrollment to one week, to allow other campers the opportunity to attend. Both weeks have the same content. We are enforcing strict Covid-19 protocols and are requiring that all campers wear a face mask during the entire duration of camp. In addition, we are ensuring that camp groups are small in order to abide by CDC recommendations. Campers will be required to frequently wash and sanitize their hands to reduce the risk of contamination. Camp staff will be providing your camper with their own supplies to use during the duration of camp and will ensure that all materials are properly sanitized each day after use. We will also be conducting temperature checks on your camper at the time of check-in. Due to the nature of our business, there will be constant exposure to animals and their allergens. Our youth education programs are not recommended for children/teens with known allergies. If your children or teen has known allergies or other health concerns, a signed release from their doctor is required. Camp participants are expected to participate in all physical and academic activities. For safety, campers must be able to follow directions, be respectful to fellow campers, staff and animals. Special needs: Please discuss any special needs your child may have prior to registering. Due to staffing limitations, we may not be able to accommodate individuals with special needs. Campers bring their own lunch and water bottle. There is no access to a microwave. Cancellation Policy Full refund 30 days prior to first day of camp. 50% refund 7 days prior to first day of camp. No refunds will be issued 7 days or less prior to the first day of camp. Questions? Please contact Kathy Pecsar at (707) 577-1902 or kpecsar@humanesocietysoco.org.  
October 29, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Intermediate Training and Manners: Monday, December 7 – January 11 @ 6:00 pm with Brian Galindo

Intermediate Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Monday, December 7 – January 11 Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg CA 95448 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Please see class requirements below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 29, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, December 5 – January 9 @ 9:15 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, December 5 – January 9 Time: 9:15 – 10:15 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room (Only 1 person per dog, no exceptions) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 29, 2020

Intermediate Training and Manners: Thursday, January 7 – February 11 @ 11:45 am with Sue McGuire

Intermediate Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, January 7 – February 11 Time: 11:45 – 12:45 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room (only 1 person per dog, no exceptions) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Please see class requirements below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 29, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Thursday, December 3 – January 14 (SKIP 12/24) @ 1:00 pm with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, December 3 – January 14 (SKIP 12/24) Time: 1:00 – 2:00 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 26, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, November 7 – December 19 (SKIP 11/28) @ 12:00 pm with Ulli White

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, November 7 – December 19 (SKIP 11/28) Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room (only 1 person per dog allowed to attend, no exceptions) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 23, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Thursday, November 5 – December 17 (SKIP 11/26) @ 11:45 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, November 5 – December 17 (SKIP 11/26) Time: 11:45 – 12:45 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room (only 1 person per dog allowed to attend, no exceptions) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 20, 2020

HEALDSBURG Intermediate Training and Manners: Sunday, December 6 – January 17 (SKIP 12/27) @ 3:45 pm with Brian Galindo CPDT-KA

HEALDSBURG Intermediate Training and Manners – LEVEL 2 Date: Sunday, December 6 – January 17 (SKIP 12/27) Time: 3:45 – 4:45 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo CPDT-KA, CGC Evaluator Location: Healdsburg Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Proof of two sets of shots and current rabies vaccination is required. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 20, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Basic Training and Manners: Sunday, December 6 – January 17 (SKIP 12/27) @ 2:30 pm with Brian Galindo

HEALDSBURG Basic Training and Manners: LEVEL 1 Date: Sunday, December 6 – January 17 (SKIP 12/27) Time: 2:30 – 3:30 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 20, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, December 5 – January 16 (SKIP 12/26) @ 9:15 am with Brian Galindo

HEALDSBURG Basic Training and Manners: LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, December 5 – January 16 (SKIP 12/26) Time: 9:15- 10:15 am Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 20, 2020

HEALDSBURG-Kinderpuppy Training: Saturday, December 5 – January 16 (SKIP 12/26) @ 10:30 am with Brian Galindo

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Saturday, December 5 – January 16 (SKIP 12/26) Time: 10:30 – 11:30 am Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Multi-purpose Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 19, 2020

Kinderpuppy Training: Wednesday, November 4 – December 16 (SKIP 11/25) @ 5:00 pm with Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Wednesday, November 4 – December 16 (SKIP 11/25) Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pm Instructor: Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA Location: Outdoors Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 19, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, October 31 – December 12 (SKIP 11/28) @ 10:30 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, October 31 – December 12 (SKIP 11/28) Time: 10:30 – 11:30 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 15, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Tuesday, November 17 – December 29 (SKIP 12/22) @ 5:00 pm with Lynnette Smith

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Tuesday, November 17 – December 29 (SKIP 11/24) Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pm Instructor: Lynnette Smith Location: Agility Field (Location 1) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 15, 2020

Intermediate Training and Manners: Thursday, October 29 – December 10 (skip 11/26) @ 5:00 pm with Lynnette Smith

Intermediate Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, October 29 – December 10(SKIP 11/26) Time: 5:00 – 6:00 pm Instructor: Lynnette Smith Location: Agility Field (LOCATION 1) Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Please see class requirements below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 8, 2020

Healdsburg: Puppies at Play with Brian Galindo (SATURDAYS)

Puppies at Play Date: Every Saturday (registration required) Time: 2:00 – 2:45 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Come join us for Puppies at Play in Healdsburg! This class is for pups ages 10 – 16 weeks of age, and currently or previously have taken a class with the Humane Society of Sonoma County. These single-day events are held at out Healdsburg multipurpose room. You will learn what appropriate play looks like and strategies for management. Your puppy will learn how to play well with other pups and enjoy this fun enrichment activity. Please be aware if we the play date is causing your puppy more stress then enrichment we might ask to cut your class short. Refunds: Please note, because of the small size of the class to maintain social distancing due to COVID, there will be no refunds issued if you withdraw from the class. Class Details: 45 min – 1 hour (pending puppies tolerance) Cost: $20 Registration Required Class Requirements: MUST be current client of the training department, unless approved by Brian Galindo or Mollie Souder Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call/Text Mollie Souder: 602-541-3097 Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
October 7, 2020

Afternoon on the Farm!

  Afternoon on the Farm 3rd – 5th graders Cost: $150.00 Enjoy fresh air and hands on activities at our fun filled Afternoon on the Farm! Learn all about cleaning, grooming and feeding a wonderful assortment of farm animals! Learn how healthy food is grown and prepared and get ready to roll up your sleeves and take part in harvesting! Fun, fresh air, farm animals and gardening is what this class is all about! Sessions available, please pick one Session 1: Dates: Wednesdays, October 14 – November 11 Time: 3:30 – 5:00 pm Session 2: Dates: Fridays, October 16 – November 13 Time: 3:30 – 5:00 pm Class size is extremely limited so register today! We are enforcing strict Covid-19 protocols and are requiring that all campers wear a face mask during the entire duration of the class. In addition, we are ensuring that there are only 6 participants in each session. Children will be required to frequently wash and sanitize their hands to reduce the risk of contamination and we will also be conducting temperature checks on your child at the time of check-in. Important Information: Please print, fill out and return forms upon registration to Kathy Pescar (Kpecsar@humanesocietysoco.org), please be aware these forms will be available to fill out upon arrival and can also be found on your confirmation email. Humane Society of Sonoma County – Waiver Packet Parents – Farm Class Information Sheet Refunds: Please note, because of the small size of the class, there will be no refunds issued if you withdraw your child from the class.
September 26, 2020

HEALDSBURG: Reactive Rover – Level 1: Saturday, November 28 – January 2 @ 2:00 pm with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover Date: Saturday, November 21 – January 2 (SKIP unknown) Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm Instructor: Wayne Smith Location: Healdsburg Community Room Compassionately attuned toward dogs who are reactive to or fearful of other dogs. Guardian and dog will learn skills to help their dog make better choices when faced with dogs they are fearful of or reactive to. Learn evasive maneuvers, attention exercises, body language, and leash management skills. Help your dog learn to be more attentive to you and confident in uncomfortable or difficult situations. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (do not respond to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1.5 hour duration per class Cost: $200 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 26, 2020

HEALDSBURG: Reactive Rover – Level 1: Saturday, November 28 – January 2 @ 12:00 pm with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover Date: Saturday, November 28 – January 2 Time: 12:00 – 1:30 pm Instructor: Wayne Smith Location: Healdsburg Community Room Compassionately attuned toward dogs who are reactive to or fearful of other dogs. Guardian and dog will learn skills to help their dog make better choices when faced with dogs they are fearful of or reactive to. Learn evasive maneuvers, attention exercises, body language, and leash management skills. Help your dog learn to be more attentive to you and confident in uncomfortable or difficult situations. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (do not respond to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1.5 hour duration per class Cost: $200 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 26, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Thursday, October 15 – November 19 @ 1:00 pm with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, October 15 – November 19 Time: 1:00 – 2:00 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 26, 2020

(Online) Basic Training and Manners: Thursday, October 22 – November 26 @ 6:45 pm with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Thursday, October 22 – November 26 Time: 6:45 – 7:45 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: AT HOME (ZOOM) Basic Training and Manners is  now online! This class will provide clients the same coaching and instruction as in person classes, but from the convenience and safety of your own home. This class will teach you and your canine friend the basics of building a connection that lasts a lifetime. Skills included will be how to safely use food in teaching your dog behaviors like sit, down and wait. We will also work on attention , and the beginnings of a come when called.  Clients will receive one on one coaching during class. They will also be provided supportive training materials.” The class is one hour long. Participants will need to have a device that provides video-conferencing. The class will be held on Zoom. Prior to the start of the class, clients will be provided a link to access the class live. Participants will want to create a training space in their home where the handler and the dog can be seen during demonstrations. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 26, 2020

(Online) Intermediate Training and Manners: Thursday, October 15 – November 19 @ 5:30 pm with Sue McGuire

Intermediate Training and Manners  Date: Thursday, October 15 – November 19 Time: 5:30 – 6:30 pm Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: AT HOME (ZOOM/ONLINE) For those of you who have already embraced learning online, this is your chance to take that teaching to the next level. Through a combination of virtual meetings and an online support group, participants in this class will learn how to teach their dog behaviors that allow your life together to excel. We will continue to focus on walking on a leash, building strong connections for a coming when called and teaching duration of behaviors amid a wide variety of settings. Handlers will learn to observe their dog’s behaviors and understand how to change either their teaching or the environment to allow the dog to learn with a strong foundation. Our goal is to teach behaviors that are strong, yet flexible. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 26, 2020

Connected Walking: Saturday, December 19 – January 9 *4 weeks* @ 10:30 am with Sue McGuire

Connected Walking Date: Saturday, December 19 – January 9 *4 weeks* Time: 10:30 – 11:30 am Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Connection with our dogs is at the root of a pleasant walk and loss of that connection often creates unpleasant experiences. This class series is for people who are searching for a way to experience one of the most enriching parts of sharing life with a dog. While walking our dog is a mandatory part of living with a dog, often times what humans want and what dogs want from a walk can be in conflict. It need not be that way, if we take a closer look at the whole business of walking with our dogs and what foundation skills might be needed. Four weeks: First class is orientation without dogs. Participants will be provided supporting materials and a video presentation prior to the first class with dogs. Pre-requisite: Basic
September 26, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, November 21 – January 02 (SKIP 12/26) @ 10:15 am with Bonnie Wood

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, November 21 – January 02 (SKIP 12/26) Time: 10:15 – 11:15 am Instructor: Bonnie Wood Location: Tan Canopy, Location 2 on map Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 26, 2020

Intermediate Dog Training: Tuesday, October 6 – November 10 @ 6:15pm with Lynnette Smith

Intermediate Training and Manners: LEVEL 2 Date: : Tuesday, October 6 – November 10 Time: 6:15-7:15 pm Instructor: Lynnette Smith Location: Agility Field Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa, CA 95407 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Please see class requirements below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Basic Training and Manners- Wednesday, October 28 – December 9 (SKIP 1 week) @ 6:00 pm with Brian Galindo

HEALDSBURG Basic Training and Manners: LEVEL 1 Date: Wednesday, October 28 – December 9 (SKIP 1 week) Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

Kinderpuppy Training: Wednesday, October 21- December 9 (SKIP 10/28 & 11/25) @ 6:15 pm with Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Wednesday, October 21- December 9 (SKIP 10/28 & 11/25) Time: 6:15 – 7:15 pm Instructor: Bonnie Wood CPDT-KA Location: Outdoors Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG-Kinderpuppy Training: Sunday, October 18 – November 22 @ 2:30 pm with Brian Galindo

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Sunday, October 18 – November 22 Time: 2:30 – 3:30 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Multi-purpose Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Basic Training and Manners- Sunday, October 18 – November 22 @ 3:45 pm with Brian Galindo

HEALDSBURG Basic Training and Manners: LEVEL 1 Date: Sunday, October 18 – November 22 Time: 3:45 – 4:45 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, October 17 – November 21 @ 9:15 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, October 17 – November 21 Time: 9:15 – 10:15 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, November 7 – December 19 (skip 11/28) @ 10:45 am with Bonnie Wood

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, November 7 – December 19 (skip 11/28) Time: 10:45 – 11:45 am Instructor: Bonnie Wood Location: Outdoors Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

Rover’s First Class: Monday, October 12 – November 16 @ 6:00 pm with Wayne Smith

Rover’s First Class Date: Monday, October 12 – November 16 Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm Instructor: Wayne Smith Location: Agility Field Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Reactive Rover trainer, Wayne Smith, is now offering Rover’s First Class! This class will help your dog start off on the right paw. Rover’s First Class is designed keeping the Reactive Rover curriculum in mind, the goal with Rover’s First Class is to help strengthen and enhance the relationship between dogs and their humans. While the focus is on training, there will be relationship games as well information about management. This specific course strives to help the human realize what the dog is telling you with a goal of not developing unwanted behaviors or substituting a different behavior if an unwanted one has already developed. The Humane Society suggests to take Rover’s First Class prior to Basic Training and Manners so you are able to get the most out of your training class’s here. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG-Kinderpuppy Training: Monday, October 19 – November 23 @ 6:00pm with Brian Galindo

Kinderpuppy Training Date: Monday, October 19 – November 23 Time: 6:00 – 7:00 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Multi-purpose Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Starting Out Right. A fun, interactive class that provides beginning obedience training, help and advice with puppy issues and safe, supervised puppy play time. For puppies between 10-16 weeks old on the first day of class. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be UNDER 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP (Distemper / Parvo) Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG – Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, October 10 – November 14 with Brian Galindo

HEALDSBURG Basic Training and Manners: LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, October 10 – November 14 Time: 10:30 – 11:30 am Instructor: Brian Galindo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG Intermediate Training and Manners: Saturday, October 10 – November 14 with Brian Galindo CPDT-KA

HEALDSBURG Intermediate Training and Manners – LEVEL 2 Date: Saturday, October 10 – November 14 Time: 11:45 – 12:45 pm Instructor: Brian Galindo CPDT-KA, CGC Evaluator Location: Healdsburg Address: 555 Westside Road, Healdsburg 95448 Are you wanting to take your training to the next level? Does your dog need a little more then what basic training could provide? Are you looking to use your dog as an emotional support animal or volunteer with our Animal Assisted Therapy program? Previously known as Companion Dog 2, Intermediate Dog Training and Manner will be the difference between your dog learning the fundamentals of training versus mastering life skills like loose leash walking, polite introductions, long duration sit/wait, learning hand signals and more. Intermediate Dog Training and Manners will help prepare you to take the next level of training and help you become more confident with your dog, creating an even stronger bond between human and canine. Must complete Basic Training and Manners, Companion Dog 1, Small Dog 1 (or equivalent) to enroll in this class. Proof of two sets of shots and current rabies vaccination is required. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Vaccine Requirements: Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

Basic Training and Manners: Saturday, October 10 – November 14 @ 8:00 am with Sue McGuire

Basic Training and Manners – LEVEL 1 Date: Saturday, October 10 – November 14 Time: 8:00 – 9:00 am Instructor: Sue McGuire Location: Training Room Address: 5345 Highway 12 West, Santa Rosa 95407 Previously known as Companion Dog 1, Basic Training and Manners is a fun interactive 6 week class to teach you and your canine the fundamentals of training (for dogs 4 months & older). Even for experienced handlers, starting in a beginner’s class will help your canine build confidence in you as well as in themselves. In Basic Training and Manners we will give you positive tools and guidance to teach your dog. Each trainer is a little different so if you are looking for something specific, please contact us directly with the information listed below so we can match you with the best trainer to reach your goal. If your dog is leash reactive please contact 707-542-0882 EXT. 247 to discuss other training options. Please see class requirements listed below. IMPORTANT: The first class is an orientation without dogs. This orientation is mandatory. Orientation for the first class will be held online. Participants will receive an invitation to join the orientation. You will need a laptop/tablet or other device in order to access the orientation. IMPORTANT Registration Information:  Once registered and paid “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information”  will be sent to your email from webpress@humanesocietysoco.org (DO NOT reply to this email). This email will go to your junk mailbox, please make sure to view the important class information as well as fill out the Class Profile Form. Contact Mollie Souder if you are unable to locate this email. Be aware “Welcome to Training! Important Class Information” will be the only email received prior to the class start date. Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $150 Class Requirements: Orientation, first class without dog, is MANDATORY Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org
September 25, 2020

HEALDSBURG: Reactive Rover- LEVEL 2: Saturday, October 17 – November 21 with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover- LEVEL 2 Date: Saturday, October 17 – November 21 Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm (Tentatively) Instructor: Wayne Smith and Suzie Yokomizo Location: Healdsburg Community Room Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1.5 hour duration per class Cost: $200 Class Requirements: Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org  
September 24, 2020

Reactive Rover-LEVEL 2: Saturday, October 17 – November 21 with Wayne Smith

Reactive Rover- LEVEL 2 Date: Saturday, October 17 – November 21 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am Instructor: Wayne Smith and Suzie Yokomizo Location: Agility Field – Santa Rosa   Class Details: Series Length: 6 Weeks 1 hour duration per class Cost: $175 Class Requirements: Puppies must be over 4 months unless approved by trainer Vaccines must be up to date Required Vaccines  Under 1 year: At least 2 series of DHPP Rabies Vaccine (if over 6 months) Over 1 year: Proof of last DAPP booster Current Rabies Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns about vaccines required Contact Information: Call: 707-542-0882 Opt. 6 (Please leave message, calls will be returned within 24 -48 hrs) Call/Text: 602-541-3097 (If you need immediate assistance) Email: msouder@humanesocietysoco.org Humane Society of Sonoma County – Santa Rosa 5345 Highway 12 West Santa Rosa, CA 95407