HERO spent the last two weeks of August at the PNE, taking advanced of the many training opportunities. He has had lots of time to be a great “ambassa-dog” for PADS, teaching people about assistance dogs while practicing his good manners and public access skills. He is showing consistent improvement in his skills and continues to be a gentle soul who loves connecting with people!
- Skills being learned: Building and maintaining duration obedience, maintaining public access manners.
- Recent field trips: Various field trips at the PNE and in other locations
- Possible behavior challenges: Noise sensitivity, low confidence, uncomfortable with people reaching for his head.
- Potential career path: AFD
Thank you again for all your support of Advanced Dog Hero!
Submitted by: Advanced Trainer Dana Gallagher