Training Days coming up Dec. 3-4

Linda and her husband Larry McQuality were at Home Depot on Monday, obedience training their dog, Jack, with professional dog trainer Marsha Tonkinson.

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Linda and her husband Larry McQuality were at Home Depot on Monday, obedience training their dog, Jack, with professional dog trainer Marsha Tonkinson.

Linda and her husband Larry McQuality were at Home Depot on Monday, obedience training their dog, Jack, with professional dog trainer Marsha Tonkinson.

For those interested in training their dogs in obedience and protection work, there will be a dog training workshop Dec. 3 and 4 at the Mohave County Fairgrounds. Deb Vigil of Vigilant K9, a professional dog trainer from New Mexico has done obedience, protection, show, confirmation and other training.

Registration starts at 8 a.m., class runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from 9-2 p.m. Costs is $125 to bring your dog for both days, and $75 for one day.

To participate without a dog is $60 for the weekend and $40 for one day. Handlers with dogs will need certain items such as 6-foot or longer leashes. Call Tonkinson at 928-530-4605 for more information.