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"I couldn't believe the changes we saw
as we followed your program.
Sonny really learned how to be a well
mannered boy. It was a great workshop
and a wonderful learning experience!
Thank you!"

Ally and Sonny the Golden Retriever

 

CLASSES & WORKSHOPS:

Puppy Workshops:

Puppy Social Workshop - Proper early socialization is imperative to your puppy's development. This workshop is designed to show you how to socialize properly and give your puppy the best chance at life.

We will cover:

  • Socialization with other workshop attendees
  • Finding a proper playmate/matching play styles
  • Dog body language - learn what your puppy is telling you
  • Proper greeting of dogs and humans on leash
  • Introductions to leash walking
  • When to and when not to allow off leash play
  • Introductions to Grooming, Nail Trim, Body Handling & Restraint (Your vet & groomer will love this)
  • Lots of brain enrichment - tunnels, dressup, brain games and more

Puppy Skills Workshop - With all the miss information on the internet these days it's hard to know how to get your puppy through all those tough early phases. This workshop will get you started using positive reinforcement and true science based techniques that will actually help your puppy learn quickly and grow up a happy & healthy adult.

We will cover:

  • Crazy nipping & biting phase - bite inhibition
  • Potty training - learn the quickest & efficient way!
  • Crate training - confinement training
  • Name recognition - coming when you call puppy to you
  • Learning not to jump up - a must for big dogs
  • Preventing Adolescent Problems
  • Social interactions with workshop attendees
  • and much more!

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Puppy Kindergarten Class
This 4-Week Fast Paced Class is Perfect for Starting out with your Puppy!

Puppy development is only a small part of your dog's life but it is the most important! Invest in your puppy's future!

Any breed of puppies, ages 12 weeks (or 2nd round of shots) to 6 months are encouraged to attend this class.

We will cover:

  • House & Potty Training
  • Crate Training and Boundaries
  • The Crazy Nipping & Biting Phase
  • Importance of Participating in the Socialization Phase
  • Proper and fun Socialization with Puppies & Humans in class
  • Preventing Adolescent Problems
  • Proper Greetings with People and Dogs
  • What is Appropriate Play Between Dogs

Intro to all the basic commands:

  • Automatic Sit & Stay
  • Beginning to Walk on a Loose Leash
  • Lie Down & Down-Stay
  • Drop-it and avoid chasing your puppy
  • Learn how to start Coming when Called Reliably

*Puppies must be at least 11 - 12 weeks old and have had at least one or two rounds of booster shots at least 10 days before class start date.

Getting started out right is a big focus
in this workshop!!
We play socialization games, work on
building your puppy's confidence
in all the things that
will happen throughout his/her life!

We get puppy ready for vet visits,
grooming appointments,
visitors at the door, playing with
kids, etc.

Basic Manners & Skills:
This 4-Week class is great introduction to manners for any Dog or Puppy!

This beginners class focuses on teaching any dog or puppy how to have good manners & skills. We'll spend our time working on teaching impulse control and problem solving.

We will cover:

  • Automatic Sit
  • Stay in place
  • Go to your mat
  • Wait for Bowl
  • Stand Up
  • Walk on a Loose Leash & Wait
  • Coming when Called Reliably
  • Lie Down on Command
  • Polite Greetings - No Jumping Up
  • As well as problem behaviors such as barking, stealing, counter surfing and more.

This class is not appropriate for reactive or aggressive dogs.

This is a great class to round-out
any in-home program or
the perfect next step in training around distractions.

Beyond Basics Workshop

newThis workshop is now held Monthly as a single 1.5 hour workshop to refine specific problem behaviors and improve your dog's basic skills. You can attend as you wish - sign up in advance is required.
We will cover different specific behaviors each month!

Depending on the Focus of the Month we will work on Distance, Duration and Distractions for the basic foundation skills: Sit, Stay, Lie Down, Come when called, Place and Leash Walkingl. As well as problem behaviors such as:

  • Focusing around Distractions
  • Polite Greetings - No Jumping Up
  • Loose Leash & Heel
  • Distance Down
  • Go to Place/Spot

This class is not appropriate for reactive or aggressive dogs.

Take things to the next level with this Intermediate Class!

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