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Saturday, February 28

April 2015

5 (Sunday): No meeting.
12 (Sunday): Reid Park outing. Details to follow.
19 (Sunday): Outing to county fair.
26 (Sunday): 4H club meeting and training for all puppies at SAAVI, 2:00 pm.

SAVE THE DATE!
Saturday, June 20, 2015, from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel, 60 E. 5th Street, Tempe, AZ. Phoenix Guide Dog Raisers, Inc., is hosting a luncheon for graduates, puppy raisers, and friends of Guide Dogs for the Blind.  Scott Craven, pet columnist for the Arizona Republic, will serve as emcee for the GDB Graduate Recognition Luncheon, and State Representative Kelly Townsend of Gilbert, an advocate for people with disabilities who depend on service dogs, will also be on hand to address the group.

Sunday, February 22

March 2015

1 (Sunday): Puppy kindergarten at 3:00 at SAAVI. All puppies are welcome.
8 (Sunday): 4H club meeting and training for all puppies at 2:00 at SAAVI.
14 (Saturday): Statewide training for all puppies will be held in Phoenix. Details to follow.
15 (Sunday):  No meeting.
22 (Sunday): Puppy kindergarten at 2:00 at SAAVI. All puppies are welcome.
28 (Saturday): Civano Barkfest, 9-11 am. Meet at 5330 S. Civano Blvd at 8:30. We'll walk from there. If you're late, the event is at the park on Cerulean St. in Civano. Civano is located on South Houghton between Golf Links and Valencia.This is for older puppies (> 4 months) only.
29 (Sunday): No meeting.

SAVE THE DATE!
Saturday, June 20, 2015, from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Tempe Mission Palms Hotel, 60 E. 5th Street, Tempe, AZ. Phoenix Guide Dog Raisers, Inc., is hosting a luncheon for graduates, puppy raisers, and friends of Guide Dogs for the Blind.  Scott Craven, pet columnist for the Arizona Republic, will serve as emcee for the GDB Graduate Recognition Luncheon, and State Representative Kelly Townsend of Gilbert, an advocate for people with disabilities who depend on service dogs, will also be on hand to address the group.

Saturday, January 17

February 2015

1 (Sunday): Outing to River Center (NE corner of River and Craycroft) to do steps, Whole Foods, traffic, the library, and the fountain if it’s running. Meet there at 2:00.
8 (Sunday): Outing to Frost (SW corner of Oracle and Ina) at 2:00. Club will pay!
15 (Sunday): No meeting.
22 (Sunday): Meet at 2:00 pm at the Tucson Trap and Skeet Club, 7800 W. Old Ajo Highway. Go west on Ajo, turn right on San Joaquin Road and then left on Old Ajo Way. San Joaquin is about 8 miles west of Interstate 19.  This is the link for google maps. (GPS will take you down a dirt road so beware!)

http://tinyurl.com/k35krqh
UPCOMING IN MARCH
Statewide training will be held in Phoenix on Saturday, March 14th.  Details to follow.

Wednesday, December 24

January 2015

4 (Sunday): Meet at 2:00 pm at SAAVI. (This is not a 4H meeting.) We'll work on moving the puppy into position, using food, and positive, constant pressure.
11 (Sunday): Streetcar outing.
18 (Sunday): Meet at 2:00 pm at SAAVI. Bring bait bags, as we'll work on leash tethering and R+ techniques.
25 (Sunday): No meeting. 

Saturday, November 22

December 2014

7 (Sunday): Holiday part at 3:00 pm at Debbie's house.  Details to follow.
14 (Sunday): Puppy kindergarten, 2:00 pm, SAAVI. B'sketti Bash, Jewish Community Center, 3:30-5:50 pm (lots of puppy petting). 
19 (Friday) and 20 (Saturday): Evals will be done at Bruegger’s Bagels at the NW corner of Tanque Verde and Sabino Canyon. It’s in the back corner under the arch, kind of between Ace Hardware and Safeway. Debbie emailed a spreadsheet with individual times. 
20 (Saturday): Holiday Parade, downtown, parade starts at 6:30 pm.
21 (Sunday): Anyone interested in going through Winterhaven should meet at 6:30 at the entrance on Fort Lowell, between Country Club and Tucson Blvd.
27 (Saturday):  Puppy kindergarten at 6 pm at Kara's (directions in Debbie's email).
28 (Sunday): No meeting,

Tuesday, October 28

November 2014

2 (Sunday): Puppy kindergarten at 2:00 pm at SAAVI for Jasleen, Carmel, and Solomon. Other puppies have the week off. 
8 (Saturday): The Las Cruces puppies will arrive in Phoenix. This doesn't affect our club, but some of you might be interested in attending. Contact Debbie for details.
9 (Sunday): Puppy kindergarten at 2:00 pm at SAAVI.
Older puppies are doing an outing that'll keep everyone more spread out. Meet at 2:00 pm at the statues in Reid Park at 22nd..
15 (Saturday): The puppy truck arrives in Phoenix. We're welcoming two new puppies and saying farewell to Bounty and Topanga.
16 (Sunday): 4H/training for all puppies at 2:00 pm at SAAVI.
23 (Saturday): Meet at Eller Dance Theater (on UA campus) at 1:30.
25 (Tuesday):  Puppy kindergarten for Carmel, Solomon, Pathfinder and Crimson will be at Kara's (5715 N. Campana Circle, Tucson), starting at 7:30 pm.
30 (Sunday): No meeting.

Saturday, September 20

October 2014

5 (Sunday): Training at 2:00 pm at SAAVI. This is for all in puppy kindergarten, plus select older  
12 (Sunday): Training at 2:00 pm at SAAVI. This is for all in puppy kindergarten, plus select older puppies. Jusdina's expecting Carmel, Solomon, Sanborn, Darrel, and Marge. Bring your bait bags. To prepare for the meeting, watch the foot tethering and loose leash videos here.
19 (Sunday): Training at 2:00 pm at SAAVI. This is a 4H meeting, and the training is for all puppies.
25 (Saturday): Yuma Fun Day, 9 am – 2 pm.
26 (Sunday): Puppy kindergarten at 2:00 pm at SAAVI.