When your dog interprets “stay!” and “down!” as suggestions, not commands, it’s time for obedience training.
Tribune photographer Julio Jimenez attended a different kind of graduation ceremony — the last day of the eight-week program at PetsMart in Chandler, where the graduates were rewarded with Frisbees and tests were followed by treats.
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Source: Veterinary Pet Insurance, 2004
Each week, InFocus captures a slice of life in the East Valley through the lens of Tribune photographers. The events will be entertaining and something we can all relate to — or enjoy.