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Taming Tarzan (Reactive Dog) Course (Peggy Adams) Class #6

May 18 @ 10:00 am 11:00 am

Peggy Adams – Taming Tarzan (Reactive Dog) Course

This reactive dog class is a specialized training program designed to help dogs who exhibit reactive behavior, such as excessive barking, lunging or growling in response to specific triggers. This class employs positive reinforcement techniques to teach dogs alternative, more desirable behaviors while reducing their reactivity.

  • Week 1- Orientation with the owners via Zoom. This Zoom orientation will go over the class structure and what to expect from the class. We will discuss safety precautions and what you will need for the class.
  • Week 2- Watch me, bowling go find, leash handling skills (miming, braking, properly holding the leash)
  • Week 3- Walking skills, leave it with the head turn, turn and go don’t go slow! (stuffed dogs)
  • Week 4- Turn and go conga line (real dogs), “here and sit”, “walking watch me”
  • Week 5- Touch, CGC greetings with distance
  • Week 6- Review all techniques, Graduation

Course Information

Prerequisite: This class is for dogs 16 weeks and older.

All attendees MUST have the following vaccinations before attendance. Please send proof of vaccination through email to at least 72 hours prior to the first day of class.


  • DHPP (Distemper, Parvovirus & Parainfluenza) 1 or 3-yr. vaccine required.
  • Bordetella (Required every 12 months (or as required under the applicable law of your jurisdiction or residence) and at least 48 hours prior to check-in to ensure maximum efficiency and protection against Kennel Cough. Please note that many veterinarians administer this vaccine only by request.
  • Rabies (1 or 3-yr. vaccine required. *Rabies per local ordinance.)

Unfortunately, WE WILL NOT ALLOW ENTRY, if proper vaccination documentation is not presented!

Class Duration: 6 Weeks (one class per week, one hour each)

Location: The Raber Training Pavilion (tiki-hut) at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League

  • 6-week course schedule: Apr 13 (mandatory Zoom orientation), Apr 20, Apr 27, May 4, May 11, May 18

Class Times: 10:00 – 11:00 am

Course Fee: $250

Trainer: Jamie (from Lucky Dog Training Club)

Other notesSpace is limited, and registration is required. Attendees must review the pre-class training material. 


Behavior and Training Department

Phone: 561-472-8841


Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League


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Raber Training Pavilion

3100 N. Military Trail
West Palm Beach, Florida 33409 United States
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