Alberta to launch pilot project for training service dogs on April 1

Alberta to launch pilot project for training service dogs on April 1

Beginning Saturday, a new pilot project will get underway which the Alberta government says will “allow more schools to train qualified service dogs, …
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Provincial government introduces changes to service dog training regulations

Relaxed regulations will allow more organizations to do the training. The goal is to reduce wait lists that have grown substantially in the last few years.
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3 Tips to Effectively Leash Train Your Dog

You’ve just adopted a new puppy or an older dog, and want to learn how to leash train him—one of the first, and most important dog training basics to …
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Alberta providing $250K for more trained service dogs

Six organizations will split $250,000 to train dogs to international standards and certify previously trained dogs, the government announced Friday.
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Classes or a trainer to help a dog with a fear of kids and strangers?

Training can make a huge difference for a dog — and the dog’s people. It can help everyone be happier and calmer. It really is worth the effort.
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