Suzanne Clothier’s Relationship Centered Training (RCT) approach has helped countless dogs and trainers around the world. Humane, effective and force-free, RCT emphasizes happy, healthy relationships and mutual connection between handler and dog.

This workshop is ideal for anyone who wishes to learn these foundational RCT skills, working hands-on. Instruction focuses on handlers and dog learning the simple, effective Relationship Centered Training techniques:
• Auto Check-In
• Go Hunt
• Really Real Relaxation Protocol
• Connected Walking

Attendees will learn to use these simple, effective techniques that help alter a dog’s feeling about a situation, bring balance to the dog/human relationship without punishment or confrontation, and help the dog and handler develop new skills for a variety of situations.

To be eligible for this class, dogs may be of any age or breed/mix, but your dog must meet these conditions:

  • Is not reactive or aggressive to other dogs
  • Has not seriously harmed any person or other dog
  • Has attended & graduated from a basic obedience class, knows sit, down, stay (brief, on leash)
  • Is able to work in a class setting

Limited to 12 dog/handler teams. Auditors welcome!


Dec 10 2022


1:00 pm - 3:30 pm