Virginia-Based Workshops

Ready for some hands-on experiences?  Check out the workshop schedule for our Virginia location.

2024 Virginia-Based Workshops

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Sept 28-29

Trust & Relationship-Building with Dogs*

Oct 18-20

Canine Massage Fundamentals*

Nov 15-17

The Physical Dog*

Aug 9-11

Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy & Orthopedic Friction

Sept 7-8

Lymphatic Massage: The Common Denominator

Dec 7-8

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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Virginia is for (pet) lovers!

Our Virginia-based workshops take place at Wholistic Paws Veterinary Services in Ashburn, VA.

Wholistic Paws is not like any veterinary office you've ever experienced! Walk into our cozy center and immediately feel a sense of peace and calm.  This specialty practice focuses on providing acupuncture, acupressure, laser therapy, rehabilitation, massage therapy, Chinese herbal medicine, and palliative/hospice care.

Meet Our Virginia Instructors

Sara May

Canis Bodyworks Co-Founder
Certified Canine Massage Therapist
Certified Canine Acupressure Practitioner

Kasey Braun

Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner
Licensed Veterinary Technician
Certified Canine Massage Therapist

Robin Deering

Licensed Veterinary Technician
Certified Canine Massage Therapist
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