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December 26, 2014
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Train your pooch


MONTICELLO, NY — The Adult & Continuing Education Program at Sullivan BOCES is now accepting students for its Dog Obedience Course starting on July 15. The course will run on Tuesdays, from 6 to 7 p.m.

Dogs must be over four months old with proof of rabies and canine distemper shots. The first session will run from 6 to 8 p.m. and will include a demonstration so do not bring your dog to the first session. After the first session, participants will be required to purchase a suitable collar and a leash that is appropriate for the individual dog. List dog’s name, breed and age.

Participants will work with their dogs to learn the following commands: sit, heel, sit-stay, down, down-stay, stand, recall and more. The cost of the course is $135.

To register or for more information, contact the Adult and Continuing Education Program at 845/295-4900 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. or visit www.scboces.org. For program updates like Sullivan County BOCES on Facebook and follow on Twitter.