Behavior Adjustment Training seminar: Taught by certified instructor; free; 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 10; donations accepted; Friends for Life Dog Training, 2121 S.W. Deerhound Ave., Redmond; Dennis Fehling at 541-350-2869.
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.
Run for the birds: Annual 8K and children’s 1K benefiting the Sunriver Nature Center and Observatory; $30 and $15 for kids’ race; 8 a.m. Sunday; Sunriver Main Lodge, 17600 Center Drive; www.sunriver-resort.com/birds.
Sisters doggie dash & stroll: Three-mile dash, 2-mile stroll and canine carnival; $25 per participant (dog and owner) and $50 for up to three participants before Aug. 1, day of event is an additional $5; 8:30 a.m.-noon Aug. 3; Sisters Park & Recreation District building, 1750 W. McKinney Butte Road; register at www.sistersrecreation.com, drop off applications at SPRD or the Sisters Public library.
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.
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- to 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 old; $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.
Treibball Class: Urban herding sport involving eight exercise balls, a goal and 165-foot field; $120 for six weeks; Saturdays, call for times; Desert Sage Agility, 24035 Dodds Road, Bend; Jan at 541-420-3284 or www.desertsageagility.com.
Anne Geser: In-home individual training with positive reinforcement; 541-923-5665.
Cascade Animal Connection: Solutions for challenging dog behavior, Tellington TTouch, private lessons; Kathy Cascade at 541-516-8978 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dancin’ woofs: Behavioral counseling; 63027 Lower Meadow Drive, Suite D, Bend; Kristin Kerner at 541-312-3766 or www.dancinwoofs.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.