Friday the 2nd

     7:30 Pun Night

           Our Monthly event for people with a slightly tweaked sense of humor. We often play a game – or at least start to… Bring a snack to share. 


Sunday the 4th

     1:00 Brush Up Training - Puppy Start Right Class begins

          Who doesn't love an adorable, well trained puppy? We'll help you start the process with our Puppy Start Right program. We focus on socialization skills that help you puppy build confidence, have fun, and learn the behaviors you want to see as they grow up. We will also discuss potty training, how to stop your puppygator from mouthing, and other common behavior issues.      4 weeks, $99 (Includes book)  This class is open enrollment through March so join in any week, then attend 4 classes in a row.

     5:00 Brush Up Training - CGC Practice Session - Mock Test

           Pretend it's the real thing - without the pressure! We will treat every section as though it were actually the test, but we'll coach your through it with hints and tips. You will leave with a realistic idea of how your dog will do and a good knowledge of how things are expected to look to pass.  $15 ($10 if currently enrolled in any class)

     6:30 Coloring Night

           Curious about the coloring crazy or already an addict? Bring your own book and supplies or share ours while you enjoy great company! Free and open to the public.


Sunday the 11th

     1:00 Brush Up Training - Puppy Start Right Class begins

          Who doesn't love an adorable, well trained puppy? We'll help you start the process with our Puppy Start Right program. We focus on socialization skills that help you puppy build confidence, have fun, and learn the behaviors you want to see as they grow up. We will also discuss potty training, how to stop your puppygator from mouthing,  and other common behavior issues.      4 weeks, $99 (Includes book) Class is open enrollment through March so join any week, then attend 4 classes in a row.


Friday the 16th

     7:30 - Craft and Chat

          Bring your current project or ask us for help on starting something! We are a diverse group of crafters with skills that include jewelry making, scrapbooking, sewing, beading, spinning, weaving, knitting, crochet, quilting, and so much more! This is a great night to just chat, share ideas, and get some work done on projects. We even have sewing machines available for use, by request. Free and open to the public.


Saturday the 17th

     Happy Saint Patrick's Day!

     5:00 - Brush Up Training - Brush Up Training - CGC Practice Session

           Working towards your CGC? These sessions are for you! Each session is independent of the others and costs $15 ($10 if you are currently enrolled in a class) so you can attend as few or as many as you'd like. Our primary focuses will be walking past other dogs, leash skills, sitting politely for greeting and, if we have enough people, walking through a crowd, though we will work all the elements somewhat. Bringing human friends to help with petting and crowds is encouraged!


Sunday the 18th

     1:00 Brush Up Training - Puppy Start Right Class begins

          Who doesn't love an adorable, well trained puppy? We'll help you start the process with our Puppy Start Right program. We focus on socialization skills that help you puppy build confidence, have fun, and learn the behaviors you want to see as they grow up. We will also discuss potty training, how to stop your puppygator from mouthing,  and other common behavior issues.      4 weeks, $99 (Includes book) Class is open enrollment through March so join any week, then attend 4 classes in a row.

Monday the 19th

     7:30 Brush Up Training - Click for Tricks class begins

         Have you wanted to learn about clicker training? Would you like to teach your dog a bunch of great (and practical) tricks? This is the class for you! We will learn how to effectively use the clicker to train behaviors, and how to wean off it once they are established. We will learn an assortment of useful behaviors like shake, wave, and high five (these are helpful with nail trimming), spin (great for bathing and grooming), targeting, bow (ok, this one is just cute), and more. We also continuing to improve leash skills!          6 weeks,  $99


Wednesday the 21st

     7:30 Brush Up Training - Basics class begins

          Come learn the basics with us! This class is for dogs 16 weeks and older who haven't had much training yet. We learn Sit, Stay, Down, Come, leash skills, Take It, Drop It, Leave It, as well as working on problem solving and general training skills. If your dog is great at these behaviors at home this is a great way to begin generalizing to new locations, around new people and other dogs, and distractions. Class is $99 and 6 weeks long


Saturday the 24th

     6:30 Craft and Chat – 6:30

          Bring your current project or ask us for help on starting something! We are a diverse group of crafters with skills that include jewelry making, scrapbooking, sewing, beading, spinning, weaving, knitting, crochet, quilting, and so much more! This is a great night to just chat, share ideas, and get some work done on projects. We even have sewing machines available for use, by request. Free and open to the public.

Sunday the 25th

     1:00 Brush Up Training - Puppy Start Right Class begins

          Who doesn't love an adorable, well trained puppy? We'll help you start the process with our Puppy Start Right program. We focus on socialization skills that help you puppy build confidence, have fun, and learn the behaviors you want to see as they grow up. We will also discuss potty training, how to stop your puppygator from mouthing,  and other common behavior issues.      4 weeks, $99 (Includes book) Class is open enrollment through March so join any week, then attend 4 classes in a row.

     6:30 Potluck - Easter Themed

           Our most delicious event each month! Bring something yummy and Easter themed. (Yes, candy counts!)


Friday the 30th

     7:00 Brush Up Training - CGC Practice Session - Mock Test

           Pretend it's the real thing - without the pressure! We will treat every section as though it were actually the test, but we'll coach your through it with hints and tips. You will leave with a realistic idea of how your dog will do and a good knowledge of how things are expected to look to pass.  $15 ($10 if currently enrolled in any class)








March

​Francis Avenue Community Center



Our current hours are Mon by appointment only, Weds 6-7 (earlier by appointment), Fri 4:30-7, Sat and Sun 12-6
All classes and events are as scheduled.

The place for people with pets!

1007 W Francis Avenue  Spokane, WA
(509) 315-5135