Training Dogs And Coaching People
Training Dogs And Coaching People
Give us a call to arrange for your appointment. We start out all of our programs with a free consultation. Ask us about payment plans & multiple dog discounts. All first responders and active, retired, and honorably discharged veterans receive 10% discount on our private classes (excludes collar) *terms apply
All initial consultations / evaluations are provided at no charge.
We will be happy to provide all the information about the requirements for the AKC CGC titles. Work with our certified evaluators to help your dog achieve this status. Puppies can start training for CGC qualifications as young as 8 weeks old. After the AKC S.T.A.R Puppy is Basic Canine Good Citizen (CGC), Community Canine (CGCA), and Urban CGC (CGCU.) Puppies can start training for CGC qualifications as young as 8 weeks old.
Utilizing clickers, treats, & positive reinforcement we can help you train your dog in the required tricks for all the AKC Trick Dog level titles: Novice, Intermediate, Advanced, Performer, & Elite Performer. It's not just for titles, this is a great program for general training as well as building a stronger bond.
Simple fitness exercises stimulate the dog’s brain and body, helping eliminate problem behaviors and curb boredom and anxiety. This 6 week program, utilizing Blue-9 equipment, covers the following: Tuck sit, Nose touch, Front paw targeting, Shake a paw, Cookie stretch, Kick back stand, Spin left/right, Fold back down, Cavaletti poles, Pivot rear legs
Pets recognize all the same health benefits of physical activity that humans do. This 6 week program, utilizing Blue-9 equipment, covers the following: Front & rear feet target with duration, Pivot over object, Push up Stand and give a paw, Leg Weaves, Walk backward to target Hind feet elevated with duration, Pop ups Front limbs elevated with position changes, Rear limbs elevated with position change.
This program is designed to train & test for the AKC Temperament (ATT.) This focuses on how a dog reacts to a variety of stimuli. Desirable traits are that the dog will be emotionally stable, inquisitive, cooperative, appropriately social for its breed, biddable and demonstrates the ability to recover from a startling situation in a reasonable amount of time in 6 categories of stimuli that include: Social, Auditory, Visual, Tactile, Motion, Unexpected stimulus
This package includes six 30 minute classes. For puppies under 5 months old. Give your puppy a head start! In these classes, all training is done with positive reinforcement. We will cover basic commands as well as other topics such as puppy safety and health, nutrition, and any specific topics you may have. Upon graduation, your puppy will be eligible for their AKC S.T.A.R certification
A Day Camp specifically for pups five months and under. Leave them with us for the day to learn and socialize, while you are free to go to work or play without worry.
AKC STAR Capable
Just as with our AKC STARR Puppy Classes, your dog will be eligible for the same standing by going through this Puppy Board & Train. We will work on crate training, intro to basic commands, social and confidence building skills, good manners, etc. All done with positive, treats, and clicker methods. One, Two, Three, or Four Week Options.
For dogs 5 months and older. This program is a hybrid between our Basic and our Board & Train Programs. It's designed for those who want the advantages of Board & Train but still be able to have their lovable pet at home with them at night. Can be used for clicker/treat training or E-Collar training. (E-Collar Packages 5 days=Basic, 10 days = Advanced. Price is per day. Hours are flexible. Plus E-collar & Tax.
This package includes 5 or more
private classes. For dogs over 5 months old. Classes are held in various public places to help your dog learn to function in the real world with it's distractions. With this package, we will cover basic obedience commands, for example: Come, Heel, and Off, Sit/Down and Extended Sit/Down, Place/Extended Place & Break. Includes E-Collar, training leash & tax.
For dogs over 5 months old. This package consists 4 or more advanced lessons where we will continue to build your dog's confidence and expand his skills by adding Extended Distance Obedience in more complex public settings such as Bass Pro, The Island, Restaurants, etc. This is also great for ESA, Therapy Dogs, etc.
This package includes 9 or more private classes. For dogs over 5 months old. This consist the 4 Basic Obedience lessons plus 4 Advanced lessons where we will continue to build your dog's confidence and expand his skills by adding Extended Distance Obedience in more complex public settings such as Bass Pro, The Island, etc. And if you have a specific need, let us know and we'll address it also. Includes E-Collar, training leash & tax.
With this program, your pet will be with us at our homes while learning the same commands of our Basic Obedience Classes. This training is held in our homes, yards, and possibly the park or other low intensity setting, depending on individual dog. You will receive photo and video updates during his / her stay. Includes E-Collar *Requires a $300 non-refundable deposit to hold reservation.
We've combined our 1 week board & train with our 4 week advanced classes. This is showing to be very popular. This allows us to set the foundation of the obedience in the board & train, while travelling to the various public places with you and your family for the advanced portion of the learning. Includes E-Collar. *Requires a $300 non-refundable deposit to hold reservation.
With this program, your dog will live with one of our certified trainers while learning the commands of our Basic & Advanced Training Classes. Your dog will be tended to and treated with the same love and care as if it were our own. You will receive photo and video updates throughout the stay so you will know what they are learning and how they are doing. Includes E-Collar *Requires a $300 non-refundable deposit to hold reservation.
This is designed for behavior modification and helping with things beyond obedience training. Obedience is gained but there is a strong focus on such things as to help over come neglect, improve confidence, rebuild trust all with using positive reinforcements of clickers, treats, and/or toys/balls. No E-Collar options. Purchase one week or more. Can be used consecutively or intermittently.
Agility for us is about building confidence, bond building, along with mental and physical conditioning. This is also a great way to learn obedience using positive reinforcement.
No package required. Buy one, buy multiple. Do you have just one issue you need to address? Is there just one command you need help with? Does your dog need confidence building or help with overcoming a fear. Maybe you're bringing home a new dog or expecting a child & would like help with this. The issues are limitless.
Can be used for clicker/treat training or E-Collar training. (E-Collar if chosen - $225)
THE Dog Club! The Original Dog Club! THE FUN Dog Club! This program is designed to keep your dog's obedience skills polished as well as provide exercise and socialization for you and your pet. After your dog has completed our training programs, you and your pet will be invited to join our Dog Club. Each month we will hold various events, such as agility, hiking, jogging, scent work, etc. We will hold social events, such as picnics, Jeep rides, Social Hour at various restaurants, etc.
Boarding Only - No Training
*Currently for existing (current or past clients) $35 one dog/$55 two dogs
Personal Protection / Bite Work Training, average 8-10 bites per session, depending on the dog / situation.
Interested in therapy work? We can help get you there and evalutate for your consideration to Alliance of Therapy Dog Association.