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Raising Rover (2 hour seminar – no dogs please) $50

Early training and socialization takes place before puppies are old enough to attend a group training class. The Raising Rover seminar is developed to help prepare you for this critical period in your puppy’s life. (Puppies less than 12 weeks old.)

The Seminar will cover:
  • Rules and regulations around the house
  • Introducing your dog to a crate
  • Socialization
  • Handling and care
  • Fun and games for people and dogs
  • Chew training
  • Guarding issues
  • Separation anxiety
  • Canine communication
  • Bite inhibition
  • House training
  • The Name Game
  • Getting rid of common undesirable behaviors
  • Please call to schedule your personal Raising Rover seminar today!

    Coaching your Canine (basic training) 6 weeks - Cost $150

    In this introductory class you will learn how to effectively teach your dog basic control behaviours and develop skills to prevent or correct undesirable behaviours. Class size is limited to 8 dogs.

    The first class will meet without dogs.

    Class will cover the following topics:
  • How to introduce the “clicker”
  • Operant & Classical conditioning
  • How to get rid of / prevent undesirable behaviour.
  • What you’ll need and where to go
  • How to greet others and how NOT to jump!
  • Teaching Go To Your SPOT (go to your bed)
  • How to get a behavior
  • How to work with distractions
  • Reinforcement schedules
  • The Name Game
  • "Off" - Doggie Zen
  • Get your dog to "Relax"
  • Cues, releases, non-reward markers and keep going signals
  • Behaviours - Sit, Down, Come, Stay and Walk on leash without pulling
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    2017 - Please check our training schedule for the next available training class!
  • January 9th Monday @ 7:30pm
  • February 2nd Thursday @ 7:30pm
  • March 6th Monday @ 7:30pm
  • April 6th Thursday @ 7:30pm
  • May 1st Monday @ 7:30pm (Class will not meet on Memorial Day, May 29th)
  • June 1st Thursday @ 7:30pm
  • July 10th Monday @ 7:30pm
  • August 3rd Thursday @ 7:30pm
  • September 11th Monday @ 7:30pm
  • October 5th Thursday @ 7:30pm
  • November 6th Monday @ 7:30pm
  • December - No new class this month
  • Rally Obedience Practice Night (Drop in class) 1 Hour - Cost $10

    Prerequisite – Continuing Education

    Our Rally Obedience Practice Night Class is held on Mondays at 6:30 pm. Class may be held inside the building or outside in our sports field. Cost of the class is $10 each night you attend. The Rally class is ongoing so you can come as often and for as many weeks as you’d like. During class we will cover the signs from all three levels of AKC rally obedience.

    Suggested Equipment::
    6 foot leash
    Reinforcements for your dog (treats, toys)
    Mat for down stay
    Pocket Rally Obedience Flashcards

    Continuing Education (Drop in class) 1 hour $10

    Prerequisite – Coaching Your Canine or equivalent level of training

    Our continuing education class is offered as a drop in class every Wednesday at 6:30 pm. Class will be held both inside the building and occasionally outdoors in our sports field. Cost of the class is $10 each night you attend. This class is an intermediate training class that primarily focuses on the skills needed to pass the AKC Canine Good Citizen and AKC Community Canine test. Because some skills will be more difficult for some dogs and may require additional time and practice to pass the test, we offer this class ongoing so you can come as often and for as many weeks as you’d like.

    Class will cover the following topics:
  • Introducing Heel position
  • Remote rewarding
  • Group stays
  • Handling by others
  • Working around distractions
  • Formal recalls
  • Working around other Dogs
  • Real world “off”
  • Proofing stays
  • Raising criteria on stays
  • Position changes at a distance
  • Suggested Equipment:
    6 foot leash
    Reinforcements for your dog (treats, toys)
    Long leash or long line (30+ feet)

    Competitive Obedience Practice Night (Drop in class) 1 Hour - Cost $10

    Prerequisite – Continuing Education

    Our competitive obedience class is offered as a drop in class every Thursday at 6:30 pm. Class may be held inside the building or outside in our sports field. Cost of the class is $10 each night you attend. Competitive Obedience class will cover all three levels of AKC Competitive Obedience.

    Suggested Equipment:
    6 foot leash
    Reinforcements for your dog (treats, toys)
    Mat for down stay
    Platform for Sit / Stand
    Paw target for pivots
    Items to retrieve (toy, competition dumbbell, gloves)
    Target for go outs
    Items for scent discrimination
    Training Bag (to keep all your stuff in)

    Flyball training is also available! Please contact us for more information.

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