Hiking Hounds

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Looking for something fun to do with your dog? Something that will teach her new skills and let her meet new friends? Then Hiking Hounds is for you! 
 
This 90-minute, on-leash hiking class will teach loose-leash walking, polite dog greetings, coming when called, and a variety of obedience cues with plenty of distractions!
 
Cost: $35
 
We currently have two options available. Sign up for one or both! Each class is only $35.

 

Date: Thursday, June 3rd at 6:30 pm   Location: Dimple Dell Park (Mt. Jordan Road Trailhead)

Date: Thursday, June 24th at 6:30 pm   Location: Coyote Hollow Trail in Draper

Date: Thursday, July 15th at 6:30 pm   Location: Quail Hollow Park
 
Date: Thursday, August 19th at 6:30 pm   Location: Jordan River Parkway
 
Date: Thursday, September 9th at 6:30 pm    Location: Wheeler Farm Park

 

Dog Requirements:
  • All dogs must be at least 5 months old and be comfortable on leash around new people and dogs. Please contact the behavior department if you are not sure if your dog qualifies at 801-261-2919 ext 223 or behavior@utahhumane.org.
  • Prior experience with basic obedience (sit, stay, come, etc.) is helpful but not required.
  • Proof of rabies vaccination is required.
Human requirements: 
  • Masks are optional for those who are fully vaccinated. If you have not yet been fully vaccinated, we ask that you continue to wear a mask during the class.
  • You should be able to walk 2 miles at a moderate pace over uneven terrain while maintaining control of your dog.
  • All family members are welcome to attend, but every child under 14 must be accompanied by an additional adult who is not handling the dog.
 
Click HERE to read safety tips while hiking with your pet.