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Welcome Back!

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be opening back up on May 1st! Please review our COVID19 policy before coming to class. During the stay at home order we’ve been adding new functionalities to our website to better serve you. We’ve added virtual training and behavior modification instruction. Private lessons can be booked online. And you can register for classes online with the option to pay by check, credit card, Paypal or Venmo (mobile only). Lastly, we’ve updated the look and design of our website so it’s easier to navigate and search for classes across all devices. We missed you and look forward to seeing you soon!

Triune Canine Training
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Open Practice February 20,2020

Open Agility Practice

Thursday, February 20, 2020

4:00-6:00 p.m. 

TRIUNE CANINE TRAINING AND EVENT CENTER 1903 E. EDWARDSVILLE ROAD

WOOD RIVER, IL 62095

Triune Canine Training AKC Agility

  • The cost to play is $10 per dog. (Cash or Check only) Fee includes 2 runs.
  • Agility Ring Practice is limited to 1 1/2 minutes per slot.
  • All dogs using the agility ring must be completely trained on all equipment and have off-leash control.
  • No prong collars, electronics or retractable leashes allowed in the building.
  • No obstacles may be worked on a leash.
  • Once you have completed your training slot, you can sign up again.
  • You may invite others into the ring to serve as help or distractions.
  • Treats will be allowed but during the show-n-go, only the following may be used:
    • Bite-size treats that are hard, dried or freeze-dried, or semi-dried are ok.
    • Examples of these treats would charlie bears (hard & crunchy), Zukes (semi-hard)
    • No string cheese, hotdogs, chicken or rolled dog food.
  • No food may be put on the obstacles.
  • There will be one standard course numbered or you can work what you’d like. The course will have a walkthrough at 3:50 p.m. and then later during the event if needed.

If you have any questions, contact Joan at triunecanine@gmail.com or 618-830-7216

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Distance Handling Workshop – January 25, 2020

Need Distance, we can help

Joan Meyer and Rai using the needed distance while Joan's neck is broken

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Joan Meyer and her sheltie, Rai, demonstrating the power of distance handling

Are you tired of being told you can’t keep up with your dog? Believe it or not, it’s actually a compliment!

The average dog’s speed is 15 – 20 mph. Some dogs can reach a speed of 45 mph over a short distance. The fastest human has clocked 28 mph but the fastest in a 5K run is only 6.42 mph. The following factors play a big role in every runner’s speed: gender, age, injuries, height, weight, and physical shape.

This workshop will teach you to overcome your human limitations by adding distance to your agility toolbox. Handling from a distance puts you in the right place at the right time without slowing down your dog.

Each session has room for 12 working teams and unlimited auditors. There are two sessions. Teams need to be competing to have a working spot.

Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020

Session 1: 9 am – 12 pm

Session 2: 1 pm – 4 pm

Cost: Working spot $75, Auditing spot $30

Location: Triune Canine Training and Event Center, 1903 E Edwardsville Road, Wood River, IL 62232. Indoors on Tex Turf

For more information please contact Joan at triunecanine@gmail.com or 618-830-7216. Please mail applications with payment to Triune Canine Training Center 1903 E Edwardsville Rd. Wood River, IL 62232 No refunds after January 18th unless there is a waitlist.

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December Agility Classes

Joan will be offering a 2-week session at the event center. Classes are on Wednesday evenings December 4th and 11th at 5, 6, 7, and 8 pm. The course will have nested elements, so the handler can choose which skill set they would like to work during the running of full courses. This gives them the opportunity to try different things in one class setting. The cost is $50.

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Open Agility Practice, Thursday, May 2, 2019

Open Agility Practice
Thursday, May 2, 2019
5:00-6:30 p.m.

TRIUNE CANINE TRAINING AND EVENT CENTER

1903 E. EDWARDSVILLE ROAD
WOOD RIVER, IL 62095
(15 minutes from Chain of Rocks Bridge)

  • The cost to play is $10 per dog. (Cash or Check only) Fee includes 2 runs.
  • Agility Ring Practice is limited to 1 1/2 minutes per slot.
  • All dogs using agility ring must be completely trained on all equipment and have off leash control
  • No prong collars or electronics allowed in the building.
  • No training obstacles on a leash.
  • Once you have completed your training slot, you can sign up again.
  • You may invite others into the ring to serve as help or distractions.

Driving Directions:

  • Take I-64 or I-70 or I-270 to IL-255 N
  • Take Exit 6 IL-143 (signs for Wood River)
  • Head West on IL-143 for 1 mile
  • We are the first large building on the right side
  • Turn Right at the light between the two Federico car dealership.
  • We are located in between them.
  • Plenty of Parking in the front of building and behind.

Have questions about our practices, email Joan or call 618-830-7216

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Dr. Anne Branscum, Chiropractic Vet, coming to Triune Canine Training Center April 2019

CHIROPRACTIC EXAMS/ADJUSTMENTS

Dr. Anne Branscum of Midwest Mobile Vet will be offering examinations/consultations and adjustments on  Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Triune Canine Training and Event Center.

Appointments will be in 30 min increments and the cost is $60 per 30 min slot.   Laser treatments and other medications will be additional.     Payment must be paid in advance to reserve a spot.   Refunds will be made if cancellations are done one week prior to appointment.  

Dr. Branscum has been practicing veterinary medicine in the St Louis area for over 23 years.  Dr. Branscum is certified by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society and the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association.  Dr. Branscum operates Midwest Mobile Vet and is also on staff at Back on Track Veterinary Hospital and Rehab Center. 

If you are interested in an appointment, contact Joan to schedule.