Illinois-Based Workshops

Ready for some hands-on experiences?  Check out the workshop schedule for our Chicagoland area classes.

2024 Illinois-Based Workshops

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Jun 8-9

Trust & Relationship-Building with Dogs*

July 5-7 

Canine Massage Fundamentals*

Aug 2-4

The Physical Dog*

Sept 6-8

Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy & Orthopedic Friction

Oct 5-6

Lymphatic Massage: The Common Denominator

Jun 22-23

Applied Acupressure Fundamentals

* These workshops have an online prerequisite course.

Classes run from 9:00am-6:00pm each day.

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Get Started with Online Courses

Our in-class workshops build on the knowledge you gain from the online courses.
Register for the following online courses any time, and complete each one before attending its corresponding workshop.
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Trust & Relationship-Building with Dogs, Part 1

Begin your journey with this online course that prepares you for the 2-day workshop.
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Canine Massage Fundamentals, Part 1

Prepare for the 3-day hands-on workshop with this prerequisite online course. 
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The Physical Dog, Part 1

Immerse yourself in canine anatomy & physiology with this online course to prepare for the 3-day workshop. 
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Sweet Home Chicagoland!

Our Illinois-based workshops will take place at K9 Therapy Massage in Villa Park, which is 13 miles southwest of O'Hare International Airport.

Meet Our Chicago Instructors

Denise Theobald

Canis Bodyworks Co-Founder
Certified Veterinary Massage and Rehabilitation Therapist
Certified Canine Massage Therapist

Caragh Reilly

Certified Canine Massage Therapist

Sue Bohr

Certified Canine Massage Therapist
Level 2 Reiki Practitioner

Shelby Conrad

Certified Canine Massage Therapist
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