The Santa Clara dog Training Club, Inc. is sponsoring Rattlesnake Aversion Training by Natural Solutions. From the Natural Solutions website:
"You and your dog could encounter rattlesnakes almost anywhere: your yard, local park, hiking trail, ranch, etc. Protect your dog from a painful, costly, and often, deadly encounter with a rattlesnake! … The staff of Natural Solutions are experienced dog trainers, animal behaviorists and naturalists."
$80 per dog. Make checks payable to "Natural Solutions".
Training will be held outside of Watsonville. We will send the address when you register.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM. Choose your appointment time when you register. The training process takes 5 – 15 minutes per dog.
Natural Solutions recommends training once a year for three to four years in a row.
3 pages: our registration form, Natural Solutions Training Information form and Liability Release.
Check Natural Solutions, www.socalrattlesnakeavoidancetraining.com
. You can also email questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
While nothing is 100% guaranteed, rattlesnake avoidance training has proven highly effective in preventing envenomation by rattlesnakes. An added bonus is that paying attention to your dog's behavior can help you avoid the snake as well!