Two instructors are present in dog behavior classes over 4 to assist. We chose this model of small class to trainer to ensure each participant receives one-on-one coaching time in each and every class.
Group Classes in Detail
Puppies 8 weeks - 6 months old
This 6-week group class focuses on teaching new puppy parents and their pups all about how dogs learn, critical developmental periods for puppies, socialization milestones, impulse control, bite inhibition, crate training, potty training, curbing and preventing undesirable behaviors, and standard foundation skills: sit, down, stand, come when called, focus, touch targeting, loose leash walking, leave it, drop it, take it, stay, mat targeting, polite greetings. This is a 6 week course.
This is a 6-week course meets 1 hour weekly and is geared toward friendly adult dogs. We focus on teaching basic dog training behaviors: sit, down, stand, come when called, focus, touch targeting, loose leash walking, leave it, drop it, take it, stay, mat targeting, polite greetings, impulse control, understanding non-verbal communication from your dog, curbing undesirable behaviors and relationship building.
Dogs must be free from aggression and safe with other dogs and people to register for this class
Those foundation skills acquired in level 1 are going well inside the house under pristine conditions, but you need cooperation from your dog outside and about town. This level 2 class focuses on reliability and engagement with you during increasingly higher levels of distractions and preps you and your dog for real life and the real world.