top of page

2023 classes are finished for the year. Check back here for more classes in May 2024

Our classes were featured in the Wenatchee World!

Sat, Aug 17


Wenatchee, Washington

Rattlesnake Avoidance Training - group class

Your dog will learn to identify the smell of a rattlesnake and then to avoid it - for life.

Rattlesnake Avoidance Training - group class
Rattlesnake Avoidance Training - group class

Time & Location

Aug 17, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Wenatchee, Washington

About the class

Private classes are available!

Private classes are $220 per dog. Please DO NOT use this form to register for a private class. If you are interested in scheduling a private class, email me at

How the classes work 

  • The training is simple and effective.
  • Your dog will learn to identify the smell of a rattlesnake and then to avoid it - for life.
  • We use a live, unaltered rattlesnake, kept in a strike-proof cage with plenty of venting so your dog can get close and get a good smell of rattlesnake.
  • At the time your dog's snout is full of rattlesnake smell, we activate the training collar to deliver a sharp pain.
  • Your dog now associates that specific smell with pain and will avoid it at all costs.
  • Every dog is tested at the end of the class to make sure they are now snake-proof and I offer free re-testing at any future class so you can be confident in your dog's training.


Payment is required at the time of registration. If you prefer to pay by check, please email to make arrangements. Please keep in mind that I will not be able to hold a place for you in the class until your check is received.

Class size 

When you come to the class, I want to make sure I have ample time to spend with each participant and their dog(s), so I limit the class size to 20 dogs. This also means there is less idle time for each participant.


Classes are located in the Sunnyslope area north of Wenatchee. The specific address will be emailed after registration.

Cancellation and refund policy 

In order to receive a full refund, email your cancellation request to at least 7 days in advance of the class. In the event the instructor cancels a class, you will receive a full refund or have to opportunity to register for a different class.


  • One registration per dog

    Each dog requires their own ticket. Please choose how many dogs you will be bringing to class.




Share this event

Add your name and email address to the form below to be notified when class registration opens for 2024.

bottom of page