YANKEE PAW PADDLERS, INC.


Workshops & Classes

Essential Watersports Behaviors

Why Use a Canine Life Jacket

Safety, Etiquette and Health

When It's Time for a Break

Benefits of Float Training

Color and Contrast for Dogs

Avoiding Swimmer's Tail



2019 WORKSHOPS

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DRY DOG WORK

Strengthening Carry

Learning and reviewing Retrieve and Deliver Skills

Saturday, April 13th 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  

8 working team limit

Paws N Effect Training Facility, Hamden, CT

Instructor Lil Clark, CPDT, Instructor at Paws N Effect.

Fee: Working team $120.00  Yippi member $85.00

Auditor: (No Dog) $35.00 Yippi member $25.00


This workshop will focus on getting the non-retriever to carry articles to and away from the handler.



DRY DOG WORK

Intro to Drydock Duties

the new CWS test level perfomed on land --

prepares teams for water work.

Saturday, May 25th 2019,  10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

8 working team limit

At the Lake, 54 Flint Ridge Rd. Monroe, CT.

Instructor Deborah Lee Miller-Riley, Director of CWS

Fee: Working team $120.00  Yippi member $85.00

Auditor: (No Dog) $35.00 Yippi member $25.00


An introduction and overview of the new behaviors, over 80 Duties, and an opportunity to try them out.  


First Drydock Duties Test:  Sat. June 15th 2019, Monroe, CT


2019 CLASSES

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Nautical Nosework classes --

may include Splash Work

focus is on finding human scent articles by "match scent," surface and submerged.


At the Lake, 54 Flint Ridge Rd, Monroe, CT.

Instructor Lil Clark,

4 classes, 2 hrs each, 11:30 to 1:30

Tuesdays. May 21st, 28th, June 4th and June 11th.

$100.00 for YiPPI Members

$125.00 for Non Members


Shoreline Skills classes --

Splash Work

focus is on navigation, retrieve and deliver skills. Preparing for Shoreline Skills Tests.


At the Lake, 54 Flint Ridge Rd., Monroe, CT.

Instructor Deborah Lee Miller-Riley,  

4 classes, 2 hrs each, 11:30 to 1:30

Tuesdays, June 18th, 25th, July 2nd, July 9th.

$100.00 for YiPPI Members

$125.00 for Non Members


















Enjoy a day at the beach learning about

CANINE WATER SPORTS SKILLS

a Show-and-Tell Lecture at the lake.

TBA

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

54 Flint Ridge Rd., Monroe, CT.

Fee: only $25.00 includes sales tax Audit only, no dogs.

Instructors: Lil Clark, Deborah Lee Miller-Riley, and Jackie Pariseault

Swim motivation and conditioning, water safety, swim equipment, the rules, 100 fun challenges in two levels (Shoreline Skills & Mariner Dog Tasks); merits, certificates and titles; discussion and demonstrations in Shoreline Skills test behaviors, including: team swim patterns with yourd dog; water platforms as targets for go-outs, recalls, tow, retrieve, transfer and delivery skills; canine navigation patterns, susch as figure-8s, weaving, looping, and corner turns around water markers and swimmers; and, Naurtica Nosework -- finding submerged and surface scent sources.


Registration form