Pet calendar

Published Jun 14, 2013 at 05:00AM

Events

Alpaca festival: Car show, motorcycle show and chili cook-off benefiting BrightSide Animal Center; free; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; Crescent Moon Ranch, 70397 Buckhorn Road, Terrebonne. 541-923-2285 or http://brightsideanimals.org/events/alpaca-festival.

Bend elks bark in the park: A benefit for the Humane Society of Central Oregon including JD Platt's K9 Kings flying dog show, contests and vendors; $5; 6:35 p.m. June 27; Vince Genna Stadium, 401 S.E. Roosevelt St., Bend; 541-382-2537 or www.hsco.org.

Bend spay and neuter project furball luau: Hawaiian food, music by Bill Keale, a silent auction and more; register by today; $44, $84/pair, $160/table of four, $300/table of eight; 5:30-9 p.m. June 21; Century Center courtyard, 70 S.W. Century Drive, Bend; 541-617-1010, megansnip@gmail.com or www.bendfurball.com.

Crook county 4-h dog fun match: competition and a raffle; free; 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday; Crook County Clover Building, Prineville; register at http://extension.oregonstate.edu/crook/4-h-dog-show-fun-match; 541-280-9674.

Dog Gone run: A dog-friendly 5K run/walk benefiting BrightSide Animal Center; $30 in advance, $35 day of race; register by June 27 at time2race.com, Foot Zone and Fleet Feet Sports in Bend, or BrightSide Thrift Store and BrightSide Animal Center in Redmond; race-day registration from 7-8:30 a.m.; 9 a.m. June 29; Weigand Family Dog Park, Dry Canyon, Redmond; 541-923-0882.

Dog training seminar: Author Suzanne Clothier; $250, $300 after Aug. 1; 9 a.m. Sept. 21-22; Friends for Life Dog Training, 2121 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; Dennis Fehling at 541-350-2869.

Hogs for dogs poker run and party: First annual motorcycle ride benefiting Brightside Animal Center with live music and a 50/50 raffle; 10 a.m. June 29; starts at Steelhead Custom Cycles, 2122 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; finishes at Checkers Pub, 329 S.W. Sixth St., Redmond; 541-420-2840 or hfmc.oregon@hotmail.com.

Mt. bachelor kennel club AKC dog show and agility, obedience and rally trials: Competition with more than 1,000 competitors and 100 breeds; free; 8 a.m. June 28-30; Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond; www.mbkc.org.

Northwest greyhound adoption: Meet, learn about and adopt these retired racing dogs; free; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; Central Oregon Saturday Market; Bend-La Pine School Administration parking lot, Bend; 541-420-7819.

Classes

Basic companionship: Basic commands and skills; $120; six-week class; 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays or Wednesdays; preregister; Dancin' Woofs; Kristin Kerner at 541-312-3766 or www.dancinwoofs.com.

Basic one: Basic commands and skills; $85; seven-week class; 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays; preregister; Tuesday; Diann's Happy Tails, La Pine Training Center; 541-536-2458 or diannshappytails@msn.com or www.diannshappytails.com.

Beginner Obedience: Basic skills, recall and leash manners; $110-125; 6 p.m. Mondays or Tuesdays; preregister; call for directions; Meredith Gage, 541-318-8459 or www.pawsitiveexperience.com.

Intermediate Obedience: Off-leash work and recall with distractions; $110; 6 p.m. Wednesdays; preregister; call for directions; Meredith Gage at 541-318-8459 or www.pawsitiveexperience.com.

Obedience classes: Six-week, drop-in classes; $99.95; 4 and 5 p.m. Mondays, 4 and 5 p.m. Fridays, and 12 p.m. Saturdays; Petco, 3197 N. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; Loel Jensen at 541-382-0510.

OBEDIENCE FOR AGILITY: Six weeks; $120; 5 p.m. Mondays; Desert Sage Agility, 24035 Dodds Road, Bend; Stephanie Morris at 541-633-6774 or www.desertsageagility.com.

puppy 101: Socialization, basic skills and playtime for puppies 8-13 weeks old; $85; four-week class; 6-7 p.m. Thursdays; preregister; Dancin' Woofs; Kristin Kerner at 541-312-3766 or www.dancinwoofs.com.

Puppy Basic manners class: Social skills for puppies up to 6 months; $110; 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.

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.

Puppy kindergarten classes: Training, behavior and socialization classes for puppies 10 to 16 weeks old; $80; 6:30 p.m. Thursdays; preregister; call for directions; Meredith Gage, 541-318-8459 or www.PawsitiveExperience.com.

puppy one: Socialization skills, manners and commands; $85 per dog; seven-week class; 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays; preregister; Wednesday; Diann's Happy Tails, La Pine Training Center; 541-536-2458 or diannshappytails@msn.com or www.diannshappytails.com.

Treiball Class: $120 for six weeks; Saturdays, call for times; Desert Sage Agility, 24035 Dodds Road, Bend; Jan at 541-420-3284 or www.desertsageagility.com.

Private Training, Boarding

Anne Geser: In-home individual training with positive reinforcement; 541-923-5665.

Cascade Animal Connection: S.A.N.E. Solutions for challenging dog behavior, Tellington TTouch, private lessons; Kathy Cascade at 541-516-8978 or kathy@sanedogtraining.com.

Dancin' woofs: Behavioral counseling; 63027 Lower Meadow Drive, Suite D, Bend; Kristin Kerner at 541-312-3766 or www.dancinwoofs.com.

Diann's Happy Tails: Private training, day care, boarding/board and train; La Pine Training Center, Diann Hecht at 541-536-2458 or diannshappytails@msn.com or www.diannshappytails.com.

Dogs Ltd & Training: Leash aggression, training basics, day school; 59860 Cheyenne Road, Bend; Linda West at 541-318-6396 or www.dogsltdtraining.com.

Friends for Life Dog Training: Private basic obedience training and training for aggression/serious behavior problems; 2121 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; Dennis Fehling at 541-350-2869 or www .friendsforlifedogtraining.com.

lin's School for Dogs: Behavior training and AKC ring-ready coaching; 63378 Nels Anderson Road, Suite 7, Bend; Lin Neumann at 541-536-1418 or www.linsschoolfordogs.com.

Pawsitive Experience: Private training and consulting; Meredith Gage, 541-318-8459 or www.pawsitiveexperience.com.

Zipidy Do Dog: Day care, boarding, grooming and dog walking; 675 N.E. Hemlock Ave, Suite 112, Redmond; www.zipidydodog.com, 541-526-1822 or zipidydodog@bendbroadband.com.