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Dog Agility | $65

The dog and handler will build a strong bond using positive, motivational training methods. The dog will develop confidence and trust in the handler through proper introduction and socialization to agility obstacles. Tunnels, weave cones, jumps and hurdles, etc. will be used.
#63125, Portage, 4/20-5/25, Thursday, 6:30-7:30 PM

Dog Obedience | $65

The instructor will teach the handlers how to train their dog for a lifelong commitment to basic manners and obedience. See Puppy Kindergarten description. The dog must be at least 12 months old.
#63464, Portage, 4/19-5/24, Wednesday, 6:30-7:30 PM

Puppy Kindergarten | $65

The class will learn the secrets of successful puppy training. The puppies will be taught to relinquish an object, enter/exit commands, the off command and how to retrieve. The puppy will learn basic manners and obedience commands. Information will be given on dog laws, grooming, puppy proofing your home, just to name a few. The dog handler must be a minimum of 12 years of age. The puppy must have the required vaccination and proof must be provided at the first class. The puppy should be 5 months – 12 months old.
#63463, Portage, 4/19-5/24, Wednesday, 5:30-6:30 PM

MS Excel Intro | $65

Students will learn the various parts of a spreadsheet. Learn how to enter and edit numbers, text, and formulas. Manipulate and format information and individual cells in columns and rows. Students will learn to use financial, statistical, math, trig. and logical functions to create formulas to perform calculations. Requires familiarity with Windows operating system.
#63674, Portage, 3/22-4/5, Wednesday, 2:30-4:30 PM

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