BRVA OPEN HOUSE
MAY 12, 2012 at 10AM TO 3PM
We are offering these NEW FACILITY tours Prior to our occupancy so our clients and friends can get the look and feel of what we are offering the community, before we are set up and fully functioning.
THERE WILL BE:
- Local rescue groups
- LCAS will have their ACO truck available for tours and information.
- Literature bags will be available on services offered with dog treats from BRVBB.
- Preventative products will be on sale at BRVA as well.
- There will be K9 good-citizen testing and Agility demos scheduled and provided by Dulles Gateway dog training.
(The price for the test is $10 and the proceeds go to the Blood Bank. The dogs need to be over 6 months of age. They don’t need any formal training but do need to be able to do a sit, down, stay and walk with a loose lead.)
All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate
from the American Kennel Club.
Test 1: Accepting a friendly stranger
Test 2: Sitting politely for petting
Test 3: Appearance and grooming
Test 4: Out for a walk (walking on a loose lead)
Test 5: Walking through a crowd
Test 6: Sit and down on command and staying in place
Test 7: Coming when called
Test 8: Reaction to another dog
Test 9: Reaction to distraction
Test 10: Supervised separation
*They are doing the testing on a first come, first serve basis…starting at 10AM.