Dog Trainers of the Future

Sponsored by:

The Animal Shelter of the Wood River Valley

Project Champion:

Brittany Farrell

What are the appropriate grade levels:

5 through 12

Is there a limit to the number of participants:

1 class

Is there an opportunity for community service:


Is this a new or existing project:


Estimated project cost:




The Shelter’s Program Coordinator will visit the class and show the students how dog behavior is evaluated and how new behaviors are learned.

Students will learn the basics of positive reinforcement dog training skills.

Shelter dogs will benefit from the time they spend with the students on their field trip.

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Classrooms who have adopted this project

Community School
Beverly McNeal
20 students

Bellevue Elementary
4th and 5th
Debbie Drewien
17 students