Rattlesnake proofing classes offered by Southwest
Snake Avoidance Experts
The Best in the Southwest!
avoidance training class overview
Avoidance Experts is unique due to our constant efforts to improve
realism and efficiency. Our class fees are very competitive and our
staff possesses the knowledge, skills and abilities to get the job done
in a timely and professional manner.
What to expect from our rattlesnake avoidance
Rattlesnake handlers, Kevin and Dave
are committed to training your dog using a system that
ensures safety for your dog and anyone in the training area
while maintaning the utmost in realism.
Before we train your dog, the snake's jaws are muzzled in three strategic locations.
unique program and methods allow you to walk your dog directly up to a
live rattlesnake in several very
real situations. These are situations that you and your
dog might encounter on a regular basis while outdoors.
dog will be conditioned to avoid rattlesnakes by sight, sound and scent
in open areas, and very importantly, when hidden without making a
We do not tether or leash snakes to the ground or use
"fake," dead or simulated rattlesnakes. We do not use cages or other
containers to house snakes during the training process. Our
snakes are free to move and posture normally, as they would if
encountered by a dog.
are scheduled ahead of time and given a designated appointment time.
Due to our refined and efficient program, your training session should
not last more than 15 minutes. If your dog requires more time learning
to avoid rattlesnakes, rest assured that we will spend the
necessary time to ensure that you are satisfied with our training
waiting around for long periods of time during group classes.
time proven, successful routine refined to perfection.
Southwest Snake Avoidance Experts has
the general snake avoidance class into a simple work of art.
Our classes go above and beyond many of the general
"snake busting" classes.
We do all that is possible to ensure that
your dog becomes snake-wise,
using your dog’s sight, hearing, and superior scent detection using our
Four Training Lessons.
Training dogs to avoid snakes by sight, sound and scent.
This is a general training lesson involving all
2. Training dogs to recognize and avoid
snakes by sound and scent.
We remove the visual aspect of the snake
and focus on sound and scent.
3. Training dogs to recognize snakes by scent.
We make sure that your dog can detect a snake by
Training dogs to not associate humans with snakes.
We condition your dog to NOT associate a snake in
the very near proximity of a human as "ok."
For more class information, please
check out the following pages:For honest, professional snake avoidance training for your dog
and results that you can see, depend on the dog obedience and
snake handling experts at Southwest Snake Avoidance Experts!
Please call us anytime to set up an appointment or
to talk with one of our friendly trainers or snake handlers at 520-668-8691.