Promote your event and share it with the community
- This event has passed.
Sit, Stay, Go Play! (Ages: 9-13)
June 20 @ 8:00 am - June 24 @ 5:00 pm PDT
Do you love dogs? Do you have a dog? Do you really want a dog but are not sure what it takes to care for one? Sit, Stay, Go Play is a week of experiencing the ins and outs of dog ownership and training. Research the many jobs that dogs have assisting people, and visit a local service dog organization. Refine your O&M skills while walking a dog and practicing basic dog training techniques. Take the bus to shop for ingredients to make tasty dog treats. Then, practice your kitchen preparation and safety skills as you bake treats to bring home for the canine buddy in your life. Dogs are great listeners. Bring your favorite book to share with them. Dog care topics to include: responsible pet ownership, ask a vet, pet first aid, grooming, and budgeting for a dog. Come ready for a dog-gone good time. Activities in this course will support developing assistive technology, orientation and mobility, independent living, self-determination, sensory efficiency, and social interaction skills.