Veda’s Service Dog Training Log Page 9 August 2022

Service Dog Training Log for “Veda”
Celhaus Vivacious
the former Miss Purple from the
VV litter.

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Page 9:  August 2022

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Service Puppy Daily Training Log Ratings
(5) Excellent

(4-3) Good

(2-1) Needs Improvement

August 1-7, 2022

No training – in heat

 

Monday, August 8, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside. (3)

 

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside (3)

 

Middle Game

Proofed foundation obedience skills from the middle, left, and right sides (5)

Combined with anxiety alert breathing pawing task (4)

 

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside (3)

 

Middle Game

Proofed foundation obedience skills from the middle, left and right sides (5)

Combined with anxiety alert breathing pawing task (4)

 

Thursday, August 11, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside (3)

Day off – Workday at VAC w/Jamboree at the VAC

P.M. 15-minute ball session

 

Friday, August 12, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside (3)

 

Middle Game

Proofed foundation obedience skills from the middle, left and right sides (5)

 

Socialization

Amber and kids arrive for weekend visit

Meet and Greets, keeping all four feet on the ground. (5)

Loose lead walking down driveway with kids (4)

 

Saturday, August 13, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside (3)

 

Middle Game – handled by Isabella (granddaughter)

Proofed foundation obedience skills from middle, left and right sides (4)

 

Socialization – Family Barbecue

Veda was a bit overwhelmed with all the company. Kept her distance until she felt more comfortable around them. Eventually lay on deck where everyone was sitting and accepted being petted by everyone. (2)

 

Sunday, August 14, 2022

 

House Training

Independently nudging bells on door to alert to go outside (3)

 

Socialization

More comfortable today with company. Accepted being petted by both adults and kids without much hesitation. (4)

 

Monday, August 15, 2022

 

Warm up obedience skills from middle, left and right sides

Get in (4); Sit (5); Down (4); Stand (4); Front (4); Swing (4) Around

 

6 ft stays (5) Sit; (4) Down

 

Alert/Disrupt/Pawing Tasks

Hand tremors while walking Alert: Nose Nudge (3)

Touch light on the floor (4)

Bells on the door (4)

 

Tuesday. August 16, 2022

 

Warm-up obedience skills from the middle, left and right sides

Get in (4); Sit (5); Down (4); Stand (4); Front (4); Swing (4)

 

Interruption Pawing Alert Task

Accelerated breathing (3)

 

Anxiety/Emotional Tasks

Lap – (DPT) (5)

 

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

 

Warm-up obedience skills from middle, left and right sides

Get in (4); Sit (5); Down (4); Stand (4); Front (4); Swing (4); Around (4)

 

Interruption Pawing Alert Task

Accelerated breathing (3)

 

Alert/Disrupt/Pawing Tasks

Hand tremors while walking:

Nose Nudge (3)

Bells on the door (5)

 

Anxiety/Emotional Tasks

Lap (DPT) (5)

 

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Day off – Work day at the VAC w/Jamboree 9-5

 

P.M. Retrieving Games with granddaughter, Sophia

Tennis ball (5); Frisbee (4); Kong ball (5)

 

Friday, August 19, 2022

 

Grooming

Behavior on grooming table (5)

Brushing out undercoat (4)

Handling paws/trimming toenails (5)

Handling ears/cleaning (4)

 

Saturday, August 20, 2022

 

Outings/Socialization

Walk down main street. Proofed foundation obedience skills. Loose lead walking (5); automatic sits, street corners (5); Meet and Greets with other dog walkers (4)

 

Oooops Game

Assistance Task – picking up a dropped item giving it back to handler

Wallet (3)

 

Sunday August 21, 202

 

Warm-up foundation obedience games

Get in (5); Sit (4); Down (4); Stand (4); Front (4); Heel (4)

 

Alert/Disrupt/Pawing Tasks

Hand tremors while walking. Alert, nose nudge (3)

Touch light on the floor (4)

Touch light on the wall (3)

Bells on the door (5)

 

Anxiety/Emotional Tasks

Lap, paws up – Tactile Stimulation, Deep Pressure Therapy (DPT) (5)

 

Monday, August 21, 2022

 

Grooming

Behavior on grooming table (4)

Brushing out undercoat (4)

Handling paws/trimming toenails (4)

Handling ears, cleaning (4)

 

Tuesday, August 22, 2022

 

Warm-up obedience skills from middle, left and right sides

Get in (3); Sit (5); Down (4); Stand (4); Front (4); Swing (4); Around (4)

 

Alert/Disrupt/Pawing Tasks

Hand tremors while walking – Alert – Nose Nudge (3)

Touch light on floor (4)

Bells on door (4)

 

Wednesday, August 23, 2022

Warm-up obedience skills from middle, left and right sides

Get in (4); Sit (4); Stand (4); Down (4); Front (4); Swing (4); Around (4)

 

Interruption Pawing Alert Task

Accelerated breathing (3)

 

Anxiety/Emotional Tasks

Lap (DPT) Deep Pressure Therapy (5)

 

Thursday, August 24, 2022

Day off – Work Day at VAC w/Jamboree in Gillette

(9-5)

 

Friday, August 25, 2022

 

Interruption Tasks

Self Harm

Scratching (Pawing) (3)

Hitting (Pawing) (3)

 

Saturday, August 26, 2022(10 months)

 

Outing/Socialization

Walk down Main Street. Proofed foundation obedience skills combined with psychiatric

Service dog task skills (block, cover, guard) (4)

 

Oooops Games

Picking up item off the ground giving back to handler

Ball (5)

Wallet (3)

 

Sunday, August 27, 2022

Scent Detection

Proofing sit (3) and down (3) indication on scent portals