Registration is now being taken for the August Rattlesnake Avoidance Training Clinic for Dogs hosted by Mountains Restoration Trust. The clinic is conducted in a safe, humane and controlled environment with the one-on-one training process repeated several times to ensure that the dog understands the distinctive sight, smell and sound of a rattlesnake. (Annual training is recommended.) Sunday, August 26. Appointments are scheduled from 8am to 5pm. The individual training takes approximately 20 minutes. Location Malibu Creek State Park, Tapia Park Unit, (west of main park entrance) 884 North Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, CA 91302. Must pre-register online or by calling.