Low-cost spay surgeries for cats: $10; month of April; Bend Spay & Neuter Project; 910 SE Wilson Ave.; www.bendsnip.org or 541-617-1010.
Kitten shower: Refreshments, games, prizes and gifts are welcome; free; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; April 20; Humane Society of Central Oregon, 61170 S.E. 27th St., Bend; wish list at www.hsco.org.
Basic Companion class: Six-week class; $120; 6-7 p.m.; starts April 23; Dancin’ Woofs, 63027 Lower Meadow Drive, Suite D, Bend; Mare Shey at 541-312-3766 or www.dancinwoofs.com.
La Pine/sunriver “bark for life” walk: Noncompetitive walk to raise money for Relay for Life along with agility demonstrations, dog costume contest and games; $10 per dog and $5 for each family/owner; 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., registration at 10 a.m.; May 4; La Pine Pet Bed and Bath, 51590 Russell Road; Susan at 541-536-7619.
Pet saver CPR and first aid course: One-day class; $90-115; 9 a.m.; May 11; Friends for Life Dog Training, 2121 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; Dennis Fehling at 541-350-2869 to register.
Puppy Life Skills: $120 for six weeks; 5 p.m.; Tuesdays; Desert Sage Agility, 24035 Dodds Road, Bend; Jan at 541-420-3284 or www.desertsageagility.com.
Beginner Obedience: Basic skills, recall, leash manners; $110-125; 6 p.m. Mondays or Tuesdays; preregister; call for directions; Meredith Gage, 541-318-8459 or www.PawsitiveExperience.com.
Puppy Basic manners class: Social skills for puppies up to 6 months; $110 for seven-week class, cost includes materials; 6-7 p.m. Mondays; preregister; Friends for Life Dog Training, 2121 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; Dennis Fehling at 541-350-2869 or www.friendsforlifedogtraining.com.
Level one puppy class: skills training for puppies 9 to 15 weeks old; $80 for one dog, $130 for two in seven-week class; 5-6 p.m., register by April 29, starts April 30; La Pine Training Center; Diann Hecht at 541-536-2458 or firstname.lastname@example.org or www.diannshappytails.com.
Helping fearful dogs seminar: Author and international lecturer Nicole Wilde; $110; June 8; 9 a.m.; Friends for Life Dog Training, 2121 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; Call Dennis Fehling at 541-350-2869 for details.