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Dog Training Classes

Dog Training Classes

Sign up online by clicking the SIGN UP NOW button below, or you can also sign up in store, by emailor calling 250-521-2275.

Perfect Puppy – Play, Learn, Explore!

That cute little puppy got you chasing your tail? We’ll help you survive (and enjoy) puppyhood and help you grow your pup into the well-behaved adult companion you look forward to. This is a socialization focused class that includes off-leash play. A different theme every week!

We’ll cover:

Confidence Building and Socialization Puppy agility, games, and supervised off-leash play to help your puppy become confident and well-balanced

Basic obedience to get your pup focused and following your direction

Problem-solving and prevention to make short work of house training, stop puppy from using you and-and your furniture- as chew toys

Location:
Barks and Recreation – 1208 Pine Ave – Downtown Trail:

Rotating themed classes Saturdays @ 11am. Start Anytime! Running until December 14, 2019. Classes resuming Saturday January 4, 2020. 

$20 per class + GST or Buy 3 (in-store only) for 10% off!

For Puppies up to 4-5 months old (size/behaviour dependent. At instructor’s discretion)

There are six individual classes available for your puppy to explore, come to as many as you like.

This class is offered to any non-aggressive, non-reactive dogs UP To 4-5 months old.

Cancellations: 50% will be refunded if cancelling within a week of start date. NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS for cancellations within 48 hours of start date or after class start.

Good Dog! Manners and Life Skills – Level 1

Sessions include 5 classes.

Next available session: January 8, 2020 – 6pm

$150 plus tax

Love your dog, but they’re driving you crazy? We’ll help you transform your dog into the well-behaved companion you look forward to. Enjoy your well-mannered dog!

We’ll cover:

Attention to get your dog focused and following your direction

Loose Leash Walking so you can confidently walk your dog everywhere you go

Stay & Stay on Bed to keep your dog from bolting outdoors, harassing guests to your home, and bugging you while you cook

Recall so your dog will come back to you when you need him to, even around distractions

This class is offered to any non-aggressive, non-reactive dogs OVER the age of 4. months First class is WITHOUT YOUR DOG.

Cancellations: 50% will be refunded if canceling within a week of start date. NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS for cancellations within 48 hours of start date or after class start.

 

Good Dog! Manners and Life Skills – Level 2

Sessions include 4 classes.

Next available session: Thursday, January 9, 2020 – 6pm 

$120 plus tax

Level 2 of Good Dog! Builds on the foundation skills learned in Level 1. We will add distance ad difficulty to the exercises from level 1.

We’ll cover:

Attention to get your dog focused and following your direction with increased distraction

Loose Leash Walking around other dogs and interesting smells and visuals

Stay increasing difficulty of the stay, building longer duration with more difficult distractions. We will also introduce sit and down stay off the place bed.

Recall with increase distance and difficulty

Other Life Skills such as polite greeting with people, waiting patiently at doorways and in stores.

This class is offered to any graduates of Good Dog! Level 1

Cancellations: 50% will be refunded if canceling within a week of start date. NO REFUNDS OR CREDITS for cancellations within 48 hours of start date or after class start.

Sublime Canine: Advanced Manners and Life Skills (Offered again in the Spring)

Take your dog’s basic foundation skills past your own backyard and out into the real world. This class will help you and your dog develop loose-leash walking skills, stays, focus amidst distractions, and public space manners. When you graduate you can bring your dog on outings stress-free all year long.

We’ll cover:

Basic Leash Obedience 

Problem-solving

Problem prevention

Next available session: NO UPCOMING CLASSES

Trail

For graduates of Good Dog! Level 1 and 2.