Single Topic Workshops




Are you interested in learning about specific dog training topics?
Do you want to learn the background, the mechanics and the applications of specific techniques?

Each workshop is 50 minutes on a single topic and takes place indoors at: Hank & Hound, 360 Pembroke Street, Pembroke, Ontario.
Each workshop is $35.

There is a: Lecture portion, a discussion portion and a demonstration/practice portion.

*If your dog is reactive to other dogs or people, you’re welcome to attend the workshop to learn and practice while your pup stays more relaxed and comfortable at home. Then you can teach your best friend what you learned when you get home:-)

A registration is for a team (that could mean a dog and one handler, or a dog and multiple handlers.) Children are welcome to attend if they’re old enough to participate in the activities, and if they’re interested in the content. Sorry, there are no babysitting services available.


Click or Not to Click?

Sunday February 11 at 12:00pm

Learn more about what clicker training is, why it’s useful, when to use it, and how to do it. You will also learn when not to click.

Walk This Way

Sunday March 3 at 12:00pm

Does your dog pull on walks, making it unpleasant? Make walks more enjoyable for you and your dog!

Right on Target

Sunday March 10 at 12:00pm

Targeting and object cues have so many uses! From obedience to tricks, you’ll be amazed at all the things you can use it for!

Cooperative Care

Sunday March 3, 10 and 17 at 12:00pm for $35 each

Make visits to the groomer or to the vet more enjoyable for you, your pet, and their vet and groomer!

Scent Detection

Sunday April 7, 14 and 21 at 12:00pm for $89

Learn about the foundations of scent detection, and learn how to make your own scent lab. Perfect activity for a rainy day!

Recall for all Occasions

Sunday May 5 at 12:00pm

Learn different types of recalls, and make your recall more reliable, even around distractions.

Muzzle Training

Sunday May 12 at 12:00pm

There are many reasons a dog might need to wear a muzzle. Make wearing a muzzle a positive experience.

Polite Greetings

Sunday June 2 at 12:00pm

Does your dog jump on your guests?
Teach your dog a polite greeting for all occasions.