Taming Tarzan (Reactive Dog) Course *Two Time Slots*

Saturday, December 30, 2023
Saturday, December 30, 2023
Raber Training Pavilion
Event Address

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

Taming Tarzan (Reactive Dog) Course

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 training@peggyadams.org at least two days 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

Next Class Begins: December 30, 2023

6-week course schedule: Dec 30 (mandatory Zoom orientation at 10:00 OR 11:00 am, depending on the time slot you commit to), Jan 6, Jan 13, Jan 20, Feb 3, Feb 10

Class Times: Two time slots are available for this course, once you register for one that will be you time for the rest of the course.

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • 11:15 am - 12:15 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 at the bottom of this page. 

Behavior and Training Department
Phone #

Raber Training Pavilion

Raber Training Pavilion

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

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