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Dog training assistant

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ORGANIZATION: Main Line Deputy Dog

  • 38 people are interested

Dog training assistant to help during classes
Mondays 11:15 am
Mondays 1pm
Wednesday evenings 6-7pm


We help people with disabilities to train their own (rescued) service dogs.Volunteers will follow the direction of the professional dog trainers to practice tasks with class members and their dogs and, most importantly, help set them up for success.

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About Main Line Deputy Dog

Location:

228 Rosedale Avenue, Wayne, PA 19087, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Main Line Deputy Dog is to facilitate greater independence for people with physical disabilities or psychiatric challenges. A Deputy Dog can perform a range of tasks that makes their owner’s life much easier. Within a network of experts and volunteers, MLDD teaches people with disabilities how to train their own dogs to become fully certified service dogs. Main Line Deputy Dog agrees not to discriminate against any volunteer, employee or job candidate because of his/her race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, or age. (40 or older)

Description

Main Line Deputy Dog trainers help a disadvantaged person train a dog to perform tasks. Having a Deputy Dog enables people to function with greater independence and confidence.

Whether training a dog for assistance with in-home tasks or a dog that helps you better function in mainstream society, a Deputy Dog can be your greatest asset,as well as your best friend.

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
People with Disabilities
Veterans & Military Families
Animals, People with Disabilities, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

Sun Mar 13, 2022 - Tue Jun 07, 2022

WHERE

295 Three Tun RoadMalvern, PA 19355

(40.03756,-75.54728)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Case Work / Management
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Occupational Therapy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5-6 hours per week
  • affinity for and knowledge of dogs helpful

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