In our Puppy Preschool course, you will be a proud puppy parent, knowing that you have well provided for many of
your puppy’s first learning experiences. In this class your
pup easily learns his/her basic obedience skills: Sit, Down, Stay, Walk on the Leash, Come, Place and Leave It. We provide practice exercises to proactively mange typical puppy behaviors like nipping, chewing, barking and jumping. In this educational and engaging class series, your puppy will be positively exposed to a range of kinesthetic experiences, and learn of the many ways to socialize your pup!
8 Weeks, 1 hour/week, $290 (puppies 2 – 6 months)
Learn to build your dogs obedience behaviors from the ground
up with our Introduction to Obedience group class. Your training specialist will teach you and your dog foundation obedience
skills: Sit, Stay, Come, Heel, Place, Down, Place and Leave It tasks. This educational class will also teach you and your dog to learn about a variety of training and handling techniques to acquire a solid set of canine obedience skills and practices.
6 Weeks, 1 hour/week, $250
Refining your dog’s ability to focus and respond to your obedience cues is trainable! In this class we will train, practice and proof your dog’s obedience skills with increasing distractions, distances and durations. This class provides the opportunity to build your dog’s focus on you and build ‘working’ obedience skills. Dogs in
this class obtain the well-earned benefits of methodical training, development of a ‘mature’ canine attention span, and achieving higher task accountability, reliability… and proud parents!
6 Weeks, 1 hour/week, $250 . (Prerequisite, Introduction to Obedience or instructor’s permission.)
In our Introductory Agility class, owners and their dog’s learn how to get started with Agility. Owner/canine ‘teams’ learn foundational and handling skills that allow introduction to Agility obstacles with your dog. Agility training is an active and engaging way to build your dog’s focus on you and your directional cues. Your dog will learn to think on his/her paws as he/she learns to travel on, through, over and around Agility obstacles. This is a fun and rewarding activity for both owners and dogs.
Six Weeks, 1 hour/week, $250 . (Prerequisite: Puppy Preschool, CGC or Intro. Obedience.)
Our Intermediate Agility course is a direct extension
of Introductory Agility. Your training specialist will teach you
and your dog to improve your teamwork skills. This class will help
to refine your partnership by learning to refine your directional cues, positioning and practices as you have fun on the Agility field. Develop your dog’s ability to navigate challenging obstacles by building sequences and polishing your combined skills.
Six Weeks, 1 hour/week, $250 . (Prerequisite: Intro. to Agility or Instructor’s permission.)
The AKC/CGC class is an excellent way to strengthen the existing bond you have with your dog as you learn
and train as a team. This eight-week course is designed to integrate basic obedience skills with practical everyday canine skills to develop a balanced, cooperative, family dog. Your dog will learn to how to exhibit good canine manners in your home, yard and community.
The ten skills included in the CGC class and evaluation:
• Accepting a friendly stranger • Appearance • Grooming • Sitting quietly for petting • Out for a walk • Walking through a crowd • Sit
& down on command & stay in place • Coming when called • Reaction to another dog • Reaction to distractions • Supervised separation.
Passing the evaluation at the end of the group class series will qualify your dog for the AKC/CGC certification.
Please ask your training specialist for more information about more options available from the popular AKC.org/ Family Dog Program.
8 Weeks, 1 hour/week, $290
Rally is all about positive, partnering with your dog. Rally
is as if canine obedience were combined with the partnering skills of Agility. In this introductory Rally class, you and your dog will learn introductory Rally signs/specific exercises, and how to navigate a course(s) with your dog. Each course has between (12-20) stations/signs where you and your canine partner perform
the directed exercises. This is a fun activity to share with your pup!
6 Weeks, 1 hour/week, $250 (Prerequisite: Puppy Preschool, CCG, or Intro. to Obedience.)