Back to school – for dogs

Caroline Murray, left, holds Opie, 3, a Chihuahua mix, as Traci Moriarty, a dog trainer and owner of Wag Between Barks, puts a collar on him during a canine social training class on Monday at the Durango-La Plata Senior Center. “I’m excited to do this,” Moriarty said. “It’s good for the seniors and good for the dogs.” Enlarge photo

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Caroline Murray, left, holds Opie, 3, a Chihuahua mix, as Traci Moriarty, a dog trainer and owner of Wag Between Barks, puts a collar on him during a canine social training class on Monday at the Durango-La Plata Senior Center. “I’m excited to do this,” Moriarty said. “It’s good for the seniors and good for the dogs.”