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thumbnail November 27, 2018 Walk This Way - December 1 at 9:00am
Does your dog pull or lag on leash?  Are the finer points of following beside you a hard concept for your dog to understand? Come and have some fun learning...
thumbnail November 14, 2018 New To You - New Puppy or Dog December 14 at 7:00pm
Getting a new puppy or dog? This seminar focuses on pointers on picking the right match for you and your family. How to plan a successful arrival. How...
thumbnail November 6, 2018 Intro To Dogs Sports November 15th, 2018 at 6:15pm
RALLY-O , Agility,  Scent work, Treiball (what is it?) Tricks, and Conditioning exercises.  Come out and fine tune your "obedience " cues while learning...
thumbnail November 5, 2018 Canine Good Neighbour Preparation November 15th at 7:30pm
Canine Good Neighbour - Canadian Kennel Club Program for Pure Bred and Mixed Breed Dogs. This program is to identify and reward responsible, caring owners...
thumbnail October 5, 2018 Train & Play for Small Dogs (under 25lbs) October 13th
Oh hello! Just thought I’d pass on a fabulous upcoming class for us wee little ones under 25 pounds. It’s called Train & Play for Small Dogs and starts...
thumbnail October 4, 2018 Puppy & Beginner Classes At Trout Lake Begin November 7, 2018
To register for Puppy SmartStart or Beginner Life Skills at Trout Lake please register directly with Trout Lake Community Center Phone: 604 257-6955...
thumbnail August 24, 2018 Agility Starters (Level 1) - September 5, 2018
Have you ever seen the Superdogs and wondered how they got started? They all started by learning the game of agility and doing agility foundations exercises! ...
thumbnail July 31, 2018 Funday Sunday at DOGSmart Training - September 23, 2018
Have you heard the news? We’re having a Funday Sunday at DOGSmart Training September 23rd! It’s going to be an amazing day of Agility, Rally-O, recall...
thumbnail July 17, 2018 Come When Called: Foundations - August 11, 2018 at 9:00am
To Register: Come When Called “Why should I  come when called when there's so many other interesting things in the world”  said the dog. Yet you...
thumbnail May 14, 2018 Rally-O Fun Match June 24th
Hey teams!  Our next Rally-O fun Match is June 24th! It's a fun day to get out and put those training skills to work practicing everyday obedience skills,...
thumbnail May 14, 2018 FULL - Barking Clinic July 12th at 7:30pm
Dogs bark, it’s part of being a dog.  But why is barking more problematic for some dogs than for others? This is what this evening clinic will address...
thumbnail March 21, 2018 Mock Nose Work Trail - April 22, 2018. Come Out for Fun!
This is a fun mock trial. This is geared for dogs who are on UKC odours. The dogs should be able to detect sweet birch, anise and clove. Teams consist...
thumbnail February 21, 2018 Agility Fun Match - May 6th
Mark your calendars! DOGSmart Agility Fun Match is Sunday May 6th at HighRun Dog Sports. Thanks to Judge Marian McCormack for being our wonderful judge...
thumbnail December 6, 2017 Intro To Dog Sports - January 9, 2018 at 6:15
Register for Intro to Dog Sports RALLY-O , Agility,  Scent work, Treiball (what is it?) Tricks, and Conditioning exercises.  Come out and fine tune...
thumbnail December 6, 2017 Dog Care Basics - Grooming and Handling - January 2, 2018 at 6:15 pm
Register for Dog Care Basics - Grooming and Handling  Whether you have a short haired or smooth coated dog there are many maintenance issues you need...
thumbnail November 15, 2017 Walk This Way - December 2
Does your dog pull or lag on leash? Are the finer points of following beside you a hard concept for your dog to understand? Come and have some fun learning...
thumbnail September 6, 2017 Rally-O Fun Match - October 15, 2017
Our 2nd Annual Rally-O Fun Match is back!.   To register online >> Sign Up  Rally-O Fun Match in the Events tab
thumbnail September 6, 2017 Agility Fun Match - November 5, 2017
Can't wait!!!   To sign up online >> DOGSmart Agility Fun Match in the Events tab  
thumbnail August 1, 2017 Upcoming Clinics for Fall 2017
Separation Anxiety  Date:  September 8, 2017 at 6:30pm This seminar will help you understand what Separation Anxiety is, or isn’t, and help you...
thumbnail June 8, 2017 Agility Training: Games, Foundations, Puppy through to Advanced and Competitive
Dog agility is a great way to play and have fun with your dog while strengthening your bond. Agility is truly a team sport combining skill, training and...
thumbnail April 22, 2017 Puppy SmartStart Classes - Various Dates and Times.
We have a variety of dates and times for our Puppy SmartStart Classes please click  to see what suits you best.    About  Puppy SmartStart:  ...
thumbnail April 22, 2017 Leave It - Thursday May 18 at 6:15pm
Does your dog pick things up off the ground you wish he didn't?  Shred her toys, Kleenex, and use your phone? Chase birds, squirrels, cats, children,...
thumbnail March 7, 2017 Rally Obedience Training
Novice Rally-O March 22 & Advanced Rally-O March 18
thumbnail February 7, 2017 Beginner Life Skills. Various Dates and Times
Thinking about training?  Finished puppy training and want to up your game?  Need a refresher?  We have a variety of dates and times for our Beginner...
thumbnail January 18, 2017 Rally Obedience Fun Match - March 5, 2017
SUNDAY MARCH 5 Save this date on your calendar! DOGSmart Training will be holding a Rally Obedience Fun Match at our indoor training centre. Our judge...
thumbnail December 19, 2016 Rally-O January 4th, 2017 at 6:00 pm with Mary Federici
Rally-O is a fun, relaxed form of obedience but with a twist! The dog & handler work as a team, navigating through a course with numbered signs that indicate...
thumbnail November 13, 2016 K9 Nose Work Foundations, Odours, Advanced: January 15, 2017
We are thrilled to be offering K9 Nose Work Foundations and K9 Nose Work Odours and K9 Nose Work Advanced starting January 15, 2017 taught by Donna Toews...
thumbnail November 13, 2016 Rally Obedience: November 23, 2016 at 6:00p with Mary Federici
Register Rally O This new sport is intended to promote positive relationships between dogs and owners based on trust and respect.   Dog and handler...
thumbnail November 8, 2016 Puppy Agility - November 10, 2016 at 6:00p
Register for Puppy Agility Things to do indoors in the rain with your active puppy? How about Puppy Agility? Agility programs are a great way to create...
thumbnail November 2, 2016 Advanced Behaviours - November 15th at 6:15pm
Register: Advance Behaviours   People want a well behaved dog but need to focus on their training plan. Clicker training will be used.  No shock,...
thumbnail October 11, 2016 Rally Obedience - Novice October 29 at 3:30pm with Mary Federici
This new sport is intended to promote positive relationships between dogs and owners based on trust and respect.   Dog and handler use directional signs...
thumbnail August 25, 2016 K9 Nose Work Foundations / K9 Nose Work Advanced - October 30, 2016
We are thrilled to be offering K9 Nose Work Foundations and K9 Nose Work Advanced starting October 30th taught by Donna Toews CPDT-KA .. What is K9Nose...
thumbnail August 5, 2016 FULL Agility Fun Match - October 2, 2015
We are now FULL.  Thanks to everyone that registered.  See you October 2!  
thumbnail July 26, 2016 Leave It - August 18 at 7:30pm with Alice
Does your dog pick things up off the ground you wish he didn't?  Shred her toys, Kleenex, and use your phone?  Chase birds, squirrels, cats, children,...
thumbnail June 21, 2016 Barking Clinic: Make It Stop - July 19 at 6:30p
Barking Clinic - $21.00 Why does the sound of the doorbell, mailman, other dogs or other environmental stimuli cause your dog to bark excessively? This...
thumbnail June 2, 2016 Agility for Kids ( 10-15 years) and their Dogs, July 2nd with Alice Fisher CPDT-
Agility for Kids (10-15 years) and their Dogs This program is designed for kids and their dogs.  This is an introduction level of agility.  The participants...
thumbnail May 28, 2016 Learning Games - June 11 at 10:30 with Tracey
Dog's love to learn! Your dog will be encouraged to experience the world through their paws and nose. Explore and capture your dog's creativity and talents. Please...
thumbnail May 4, 2016 Foundations for Agility - May 14 at 3:30pm
This six week program is a foundation skills class to prepare the dog and handler for the sport of agility. We will be tailoring your basic obedience skills...
thumbnail April 10, 2016 Vaccine Titer Clinic - May 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Is your dog "due" for vaccines against Distemper, Hepatitis and Parvovirus? Are you concerned that receiving booster vaccines when you dog already has...
thumbnail January 24, 2016 Agility Fun Match - April 17th, 2016
  To Register: ... Agilty Fun Match April 17th, 2016   It's that time of year!  Mark your calendars.  Our Agility Fun Match is sure to be another...
thumbnail January 12, 2016 Leave It! January 19th at 6:30 pm
Does your dog pick things up off the ground you wish he didn't?  Shred her toys, Kleenex, and use your phone?  Chase birds, squirrels, cats, children,...
thumbnail January 11, 2016 Come When Called Foundations - January 23rd at 9:00am
This program starts with you and your dog off leash in a large enclosed indoor space.  We build foundations of paying attention, having fun and being...
January 6, 2016 Learning Games - January 16, 2016
Dog's love to learn! Your dog will be encouraged to experience the world through their paws and nose. Explore and capture your dog's creativity and talents. Please...
January 6, 2016 Intro To Dog Sports - January 14, 2016
RALLY-O , Agility,  Scent work,  What is Treiball?, Tricks, and Conditioning exercises.  Come out and fine tune your "obedience " cues while learning...
thumbnail December 7, 2015 Shy Dog Social Club December 13 at 11:15am
This class is for dogs that have completed our Shy Dog Program.  In this class we will continue to work on your dog's shy triggers and for counter conditioning,...
thumbnail December 7, 2015 Barking Clinic - December 10 at 6:30 Cost $21.00
Barking Clinic Why does the sound of the doorbell, mailman, other dogs or other environmental stimuli cause your dog to bark excessively? This clinic...
thumbnail November 23, 2015 Puppy SmartStart November 27th at 6:30p
Get your puppy ready for the holidays by taking Puppy SmartStart now.     Benefits:   - Bite inhibition before the holidays.  That is, not...
thumbnail November 17, 2015 Clicker Foundation Skills - November 26 at 6:30 with Alice Fisher CPDT-KA
This is a hands on seminar to teach clients how to use the clicker and how to deliver the food reinforcer effectively.This 90 minute seminar will address...
thumbnail November 3, 2015 Barking? Make It Stop - Talk November 19 at 6:30 pm
Barking? Make it Stop  19/11/2015 @ 6:30 PM at DOGSmart Room P with Alice Fisher, CPDT-KA | Map Barking Clinic Why does the sound of the doorbell,...
thumbnail October 5, 2015 Come When Called Foundations - October 31at 9:00am
This program starts with you and your dog off leash in a large enclosed indoor space.  We build foundations of paying attention, having fun and being...
thumbnail October 4, 2015 Agility Fun Match November 1, 2015
Agility Fun Match  Sunday November 1, 2015  High Run Dogsports - 13222 Sharpe Road, Pitt Meadows, BC  Judge: Sherry Taylor  Gamblers, Standard,...
thumbnail September 23, 2015 The Shy of Fearful Dog September 26 at 1:15p
Is you dog nervous or fearful around strangers, new places, objects?  This six week program is designed to help your dog become more confident around...
thumbnail September 23, 2015 Puppy SmartStart October 1 at 7:15p
To Register Click ---> Here!
thumbnail September 15, 2015 1st Annual Dog Gone Days of Summer Walk - September 19
1st Annual Dog Gone Days Of Summer   September 19 - River District, Vancouver    You won't want to miss this first time event! Walk along the...
September 9, 2015 Canine Good Neighbour Classes September 19 | Test October 25
Canine Good Neighbour is a Canadian Kennel Club Program for Pure Bred and Mixed Breed Dogs. This program is to identify and reward responsible, caring...
thumbnail August 4, 2015 Barking Clinic Saturday August 15 at 2:30pm
Barking Clinic - Saturday August 15 at 2:30pm Why does the sound of the doorbell, mailman, other dogs or other environmental stimuli cause your dog...
thumbnail July 8, 2015 Learning Games: July 25 at 11:30 am with Tracey Harrison
Dogs love to learn! Your dog will be encouraged to experience the world through their paws and nose. The Learning Games Programs is a great way to explore...
thumbnail July 8, 2015 Come When Called Outdoors: July 20 at 6:30 pm with Rita Britton
Improve your dog’s ability to Come when Called in different environments each week and with many different outdoor distractions!   Click Here to...
thumbnail July 6, 2015 Agility Camp for Kids and Dogs - August 24 - 28
Fun! Fast! Exciting! Agility is a fun dog sport where you handle and race with your dog through different obstacles like tunnels, jumps, teeter totters,...
thumbnail June 30, 2015 Observastions of a Dog Trainer by Alice Fisher CPDT-KA
We're thrilled to share with you a guest blog post on an important topic about socializing dogs by our Alice Fisher CPDT-KA for Canada West Veterinary Services ..
thumbnail June 10, 2015 Come When Called June 27 (Saturday) at 9:00 am
Improve your dog’s ability to Come when Called in different environments each week and with many different outdoor distractions!
thumbnail June 10, 2015 Learning Games June 27 (Saturday) at 11:30 am
Dogs love to learn! Your dog will be encouraged to experience the world through their paws and nose. The Learning Games Programs is a great way to explore your dog’s creativity and talents!
thumbnail June 5, 2015 Agility Camp for Kids and Dogs - July 6-10 & August 24-28
This July & August we'll be is running our one week agility camps for kids 10-15 years old for our third season!  During this fun camp your kids will have the opportunity to learn about agility, introduce your dog to various types of agility equipment and play other dog games together!
thumbnail May 8, 2015 Shy & Fearful Dog Classes Start June 15
Shy & Fearful Dog Classes June 15: For a shy or fearful dog the world is a lot scarier than for most. This class is designed to help your dog become more...
thumbnail May 1, 2015 Dog Care Basics: Grooming and Handling May 6 at 6:30pm
Whether you have short haired, long haired, smooth, curly or wiry coated dog there are many maintenance issues you need to be able to perform on your dog....
thumbnail April 14, 2015 Yummy Treats in our DOGStore this week
We've got a freezer full of Feelgood Brownies and Lil'l bag of Courage just waiting for your dog to gobble down. Pop by and pick up a bag (or two!)
thumbnail February 17, 2015 Full - Agility Fun Match - April 19th, 2015
Save the Date! 5 events: 1 Gambler, 1 Standard, 1 Snooker, 1 Starter Jumpers, 1 Advanced Jumpers . There are registration levels for jump height. Choose...
thumbnail January 13, 2015 Pet First Aid Course February 22 & March 1, 2015 - Full
This course is completed over two weeks. Each session is 5 hours for a total of 10 hours of hands on experience. Dogs are permitted to come to be worked with. May be required to be crated for rest times. Upon completion you will receive a certificate in Pet First Aid issued by Walks 'N' Wags Pet First Aid
thumbnail November 25, 2014 Shy Dog January 5, 2015 & Shy Dog Agility January 7, 2015
Do you have a shy dog? We offer shy dog program to help your dog overcome his or her fears and become a more outgoing confident dog.
thumbnail November 25, 2014 Agility Fun Days January 3, 2015
Why not get out of all the hustle and bustle of the holidays and spend some quality time with your 4 legged canine and join us for our Agility Fun Days
thumbnail October 21, 2014 Puppy Agility November 7, 2014
Agility programs are a great way to create a strong bond with your dog by learning to communicate with each other, exercising, and most importantly - having fun! Puppy agility introduces your puppy to equipment and basic agility activities such as small jumps, target work and tunnels.
thumbnail October 6, 2014 Canine Good Neighbour - October 18, 2014
This is a six week program (five weeks of instruction and a test on the final week).
thumbnail August 27, 2014 Agility Fun Match - October 5, 2014
Join us October 5th, 2014 for our annual fall Agility Fun Match. Our Fun Matches fill up quickly so don't delay register today!
thumbnail June 3, 2014 25 Questions you must ask when taking your dog to daycare.!
Our Alice Fisher CPDT-KA is in the June/July issue of Pet Connection Canada and giving you 25 of the most essential questions you must ask when taking your dog to daycare, a dog walker, or anyone that may be responsible for your dog when you're not there. Pick up Pet Connection today. 
thumbnail April 25, 2014 Summer Camp for Kids & Dogs
Fun! Fast! Exciting! New Dates for Summer Camp for Kids & Dogs is Here! This July & August we'll be is running our one week agility camps for kids 10-16 years old for our second season! During this fun camp your kids will have the opportunity to learn about agility, introduce your dog to various types of agility equipment and play other dog games together!
thumbnail March 31, 2014 Introducing Smart DAYCare at DOGSmart
DOGSmart Training has created a unique DAYcare where your dog can come and spend time in a safe, secure, controlled and supportive environment. All dogs...
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