Tomoko Nakagawa, Certified BAT Instructor and dog trainer of Napilialoha, will be hosting the following workshop. For more information and to register, please visit her event page at:


Helping Dogs Thrive:
Life-Enhancing Behaviors, Bodywork, and Fitness with Lori Stevens

April 7th and 8th, 2018 in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii

This workshop is Lori’s first workshop in Honolulu, Hawaii.
The workshop will focus on bodywork and fitness for middle-aged and active dogs.
Two-day seminar will cover:

*Bodywork for behavior, health, and performance
*Effective communication
*The power of observation skills
*Foundation behaviors for life
*Movement and its benefits
*The importance of proprioception
*Fitness exercises for life and performance
*How to support the aging process
*How to improve your dog’s confidence and focus

The course material will be conveyed by Power Point presentations, video, demos and hands-on work with people and dogs.

Date: April 7th and 8th, 2018
Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm each day
Location: Honolulu, Oahu

Registration Fee:
Working spot (bring your dog): $300 (2 days, limit of 10 spots)
Auditing (no dog): $150 (2 days), $85 (1 day)  (limit of 20 people each day)
* Each day Lori will cover different topics.
* Fee includes course handouts, light breakfast and afternoon snacks, coffee and tea each day of the workshop.

** Any dogs attending the workshop should be non-reactive to humans and other dogs, and comfortable being in a crate.  The handler is responsible for providing a crate and other items to keep dog safe and comfortable while waiting for his/her turn.
We will ask a dog/handler to leave the workshop if they are too disruptive.