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Training Application

Frontline Dog Training Class Application

Please fill out this application if you are a veteran or military family who currently owns a dog and is interested in participating in the VCAS Frontline Training Class. The class is free and is only offered to veterans and military families. Classes will be once a week for approximately 7 weeks. The next round of classes will be offered in the spring of 2020.  

The class focuses on your dog's manners, working through experiences your dog would be exposed to in their everyday life with you or your family. We want to help make your dog a well mannered member of your family.

Class location varies, but will be in the greater Columbus, Ohio area. Thank you for your service and we look forward to your application!

Applicant Information
Name (first and last)
Phone Number (Required so a VCAS team member can contact you)
Home address (required so VCAS team can contact you)

Military Status
Are you an American veteran or military family?
What is your MOS, MOSC, NEC or AFSC code or your family member's code?
Service branch of applicant or family member

Canine Companion Information
What is your dog's name?
What is your dog's breed?
What is your dog's age?

Vaccine Status
Is your dog up-to-date on the following vaccines: rabies, canine parvovirus, distemper, canine hepatitis and Bordetella bronchiseptica? (Your veterinarian will be contacted to confirm vaccination status prior to starting the class)
Please provide the clinic name, address and phone number for where your dog received its vaccines
Spay or Neuter Status
Is your dog spayed or neutered?
Behavior History (1/2)
Has your dog ever exhibited aggressive behavior toward any person or animal?
Behavior History (2/2)
Has your dog ever bitten any person or animal?

Is there anything in particular you would like to work on in the class? Does your dog have any issues that you would like addressed?
Please note VCAS does not offer training for service dogs or emotional support dogs. We also do not have the capability to assist with severe aggression or anxiety issues. If you think your dog may need one of these services, please contact us so that we may point you in the right direction for appropriate training

Media Permission
Are you OK with pictures being taken during the class and possible media exposure?
Attendance Ability
Are you committed to attending an hour-long training class once a week for a total of 7 weeks?

Thank you for your interest in the VCAS Frontline Training Course. We look forward to reviewing your application. A member of VCAS team will reach out to you after applications have been reviewed. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. Thank you for your service!

Liability Release

If approved for training, Veteran Companion Animal Services (VCAS) will require that you sign a release of liability document.


By signing this document, I attest that all of the information I have provided in this application is true and correct. I understand that filling out an application does not guarantee me training sessions.

*Non-discrimination Statement: Veteran Companion Animal Services does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.

*Note: By entering your name you are signing this application


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Once application is completed, click "Send" below to submit.

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