For Kids

For Kids

CAMP K9 IS A FUN & EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE!

Camp K9

Camp is held each summer in June and July at DOCPAC.  Session dates are announced a few months prior.

Visit our upcoming events page to view dates and printable registration form: https://docpac.net/events/camp-k9-2/

  • Register by June 1st (space is limited in each session)
  • Ages: 10-15
  • Price: $150  (non-refundable) per child; per camp session

CAMP K9 PROGRAM:

  • Canine body language
  • Basic dog training and agility fun
  • Learning about pets and pet responsibility
  • Grooming & pet care
  • Take a behind the scenes tour to view our mission in action

CAMPS INCLUDE:

  • Dog Treats
  • Shelter dog
  • Camp K9 T-shirt
  • Camp dog photo
  • Water
  • Fun, educational, hands-on experience
  • Treat bags
  • Hands free leash

ATTIRE:

  • Cool, comfortable clothing
  • Tennis Shoes (no exceptions)
  • Sunscreen
  • Optional: Water bottle with child’s name written on the bottle (no soft drinks)

Closing ceremonies held on Thursday at 11:00am. Campers will show off their skills and talents they have achieved with their shelter dog during Camp K9.

Camp K9 is for kids 10-15 years of age. Your child will experience specific training techniques to use on a current or future pet. Campers have the opportunity to work with and socialize our shelter dogs. This enrichment is vital on their journey to finding forever loving homes.

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