Training

Program #1: In-House Training $200/week (4 week program) *

Our In-House Training Program will not short cut the amount of work you will need to put into your dog. However, your dog will be fully trained upon his or her return. The Program consists of a minimum of four (4) weeks training and boarding of the dog at the trainer’s facility. There he/she will live as part of the pack. After the 4 weeks there will be a demonstration of all of the exercises the dog has mastered. Then the owner will be shown how to start working with the dog.

Program #2: Novice ObedienceTraining $150 (4x30min session at our location) *

Through obedience training you and your pet will learn how to effectively communicate with each other, while at the same time your pet developes a foundation for a good manners and behavior.

This training will give you basic "on-lead" control. It includes FOUR private 30 minute training sessions, where you and your dog work will work one-on-one with the instructor. In this program you and your pet will learn the following commands:

HEEL - Your dog will walk in a specific position on your left side.

SIT - Your dog will SIT automatically when you stop HEELING.

DOWN - Your dog will lay DOWN until further commanded from HEEL or SIT position.

STAY - Your dog will hold a SIT or DOWN position until further command.

Program #3: Puppy Obedience Training $300 (5x1hour sessions) *

This training will give you basic "on-lead" control. It includes FIVE private 1 hour training sessions, where you and your dog work will work one-on-one with the instructor. In this program you and your pet will learn the following commands:

HEEL - Your dog will walk in a specific position on your left side.

SIT - Your dog will SIT automatically when you stop HEELING.

DOWN - Your dog will lay DOWN until further commanded from HEEL or SIT position.

STAY - Your dog will hold a SIT or DOWN position until further command.

SIT/DOWN - Your dog will SIT or DOWN from the STAY position.

COME - Your dog will COME to you when called and sit in front of you until further commanded.

Program #4: Obedience Training $350 (6x1hour sessions - Competition or LE) *

This training will includes SIX private 1 hour training sessions, where you and your dog work will work one-on-one with the instructor. Throughout this training you and your dog will refine each command to the level of competition or LE obedience for any certification like NAPWDA, UPCA, APCA, etc

Here are some examples of possible commands:

  • Heel (the dog walks with his neck even with the owners left leg on a loose leash. When the owner stops the dog sits automatically).
  • Sit stay (the dog stays in a sitting position until the owner gives the release).
  • Down Stay (the dog stays in the down position until the owner gives the release).
  • Drop/Sit in Motion (if the dog is running off, he will stop, drop, then come back).
  • Figure 8 (teaches the dog to ignore distractions).
  • Recall (the dog comes when called).
  • Finish (the dog returns to heel position).
  • Heel from a standstill (on command. the dog positions himself at the owners left side

*Effective results for you and your pet requires a minimum of 10-15min of training twice daily.