Redfern Canines provides a variety of dog
training services in the Harrisburg
Redfern Canines is dedicated to providing a quality dog-related
experience for owners and handlers who take their responsibility seriously.
Dog Training Classes are available
using positive reinforcement methods. Training
opportunities include both Class Settings and Individualized
Instruction. Operant Conditioning (Clicker Training) helps the dog to
be more actively involved in their own growth and behavior and helps to
build a more wholesome long-term bond between dog and handler. The
Director of Training is a Certified Pet Dog Trainer (CPDT); member of the
Association of Pet Dog
Trainers (APDT) and the
Harrisburg Kennel Club; a
Good Citizen (CGC) and
S.T.A.R. Puppy Evaluator -- certified by the
American Kennel Club; and has been training dogs and dog owners
professionally for nearly 25 years.
Individual Training and
Consultation is available for owners who
prefer this option. Individual sessions are tailored to the family's
needs and convenience, and may cover basic training, behavior problems or
specific training roadblocks. These sessions may be
offered at the owner's home or other location by request.
Assistance Dog Training and Consultation provides training for
owners who would like their dogs to assist with mobility, hearing, or
other disabilities. Services include dog selection, training in all skills and
behaviors customized to the needs of the client, and consultation to address
ongoing needs and challenges.
Therapy Dog Training, Evaluation and Support. In addition to
providing training and seminars to teach both dogs and owner/handlers the
skills and behaviors required of Therapy Dogs, a Support Group holds regular
meetings to enable owner/handlers to share their experiences and hone their
Redfern Ramblers, Dog
Scout Troop 171 is affiliated with Dog Scouts of America, an
international organization of dogs and handlers which provides a variety of
activities to help the teams grow, learn and perform community services.
Dogs earn badges (more than 75 are available) and participate in monthly
activities, training sessions and recreational opportunities, in addition to
community service and just plain fun.
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- Mailing Address
-- 7540 Allentown Blvd, Harrisburg PA 17112
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