In order to complete this course, your dog must have a good understanding of basic obedience including sit, down, stay, recall, and leave it. Our focus in the course will be advanced drills with other pets and strangers.
This is a great course to help coach and prepare you and your dog for any future training such as therapy or service dog work. An annual obedience course is recommended to retain basic skills that can be easily lost.
This class will help you create a base foundation and will be the most crucial step to take towards your end training goal. The class is one hour long, and we will meet once a week for 5 weeks.
Our emphasis will be on positive reinforcement and introducing the skills necessary for your dog to become a wonderful and obedient companion.
Our goal is to eliminate inappropriate behavior and replacing them with appropriate behaviors.
For the safety of your puppy and all other participants, all vaccines (including Distemper, Bordetella, and Rabies (when they are of age) are required prior to enrollment in classes.
Listed below are the items needed in your training kit for the class. If your dog has any specific allergies or needs, please ensure your treats are complacent to those needs and advise the trainer.
Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes that will allow you to move freely. During the first session, the trainer may recommend additional items or tools to assist with the training process.