For puppies between 10 weeks and 5 months of age. Designed to welcome you to the wonderful world of puppy rearing. This 6 week course will start early with creating a bond and working relationship between the puppy and handler. Basic handling skills, collar and leash work, and commands such as: sit, down, stand, and a recall are covered thoroughly. At the end of this course we test for the AKC S.T.A.R Puppy certification, which is a nice lead up to the Canine Good Citizen test.
Basic Obedience Training:
Age 6 months and up. This 6 weeks course is a combination of our previous basic and intermediate courses into one SUPER course, where we test for the AKC Canine Good Citizen test. It is a valuable course for basic dog obedience commands (Sit, Down, Stand, Stay, Heel, Come) are all introduced, practiced, and proofed. Focus and engagement activities, distractions, and remote skills are incorporated as well.
G.O.A.L.S. (Get out and learn stuff)
Consider this course a sampler for all our NEW courses! What kind of extracurricular activities do you enjoy? …Does you dog enjoy?! Try a couple of the more popular and growing dog sports and see which might be the right fit for you both: 2 weeks of agility, 2 weeks of nose work, 1 week of Rally, and 1 week of fitness and conditioning. Get out and learn stuff, and have fun while you do it!
Private Dog Training Lessons
Private lessons are available for those with time conflicts or those in need of specific problem resolution and/or behavior modification.
Agility is all about cooperation and teamwork in an engaging, fun, and ACTIVE setting! In this 6 week class we introduce you and your dog to a variety of widely used pieces of agility equipment including but not limited to; jumps, weave poles, tunnels, a-frame, tables, and hoops. Safety is our #1 priority while we build confidence, body awareness, and engagement between you and your dog.
Nosework is newer dog sport that is rapidly gaining popularity. Any dog can do it, all dogs benefit from it, and it’s fun! This course/sport is designed to tap in to your dog’s natural hunting instinct, learn to work independently, and learn some solid problem solving skills. Great to boost shy/reactive dogs confidence, great for dogs that are easily over stimulated/over aroused to learn to settle their mind, and all dogs in between. This is an ongoing class, discounts available for consecutive signups.