Class Descriptions

OBEDIENCE CLASSES


AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Class

This class is an introduction puppy class for pups up to 5 months old. We’ll focus on puppy development, socialization, house-training, teaching pups to use their mouths appropriately and basic obedience. Upon completion of this class your puppy will be an AKC STAR Puppy!

Pre-requisite:  None

Beginner Manners
Once you and your pup have graduated from Puppy Class, it’s time to continue their education.  In this class, we focus on strengthening the skills we learned in puppy class!  This class is for dogs of any age. 
Pre-requisite:  none

Intermediate Manners
In this class, we continue to strengthen our dog’s skills by adding duration and distractions.  This class is for dogs of any age.
Pre-requisite:  Beginner Manners

Advanced Manners
This class completes your Manners section and we begin to work in distance in addition to distractions.  We also start to teach our dogs off-leash behaviors!  This class is for dogs of any age.
Pre-requisite:  Intermediate Manners

Canine Life and Social Skills (C.L.A.S.S.)
Time for college!!!  Once you’ve completed the Manners classes, it’s time to prepare for your college exams!

    • C.LA.S.S. B.A Exam Prep.: During this class, we apply the obedience skills our dogs have learned to real-life situations.
      Pre-requisite:  Beginner Manners
    • C.L.A.S.S. M.A Exam Prep: The next level in the C.L.A.S.S. series, the M.A. degree tests each team’s skills as the exercises become more difficult!
      Pre-requisite:  Beginner and Intermediate Manners
    • C.L.A.S.S. Phd Exam Prep: The final level in the C.L.A.S.S. series, the PhD combines all we’ve learned in the B.A. or M.A. and adds distractions and even more challenging exercises! Who doesn’t want to call their pup Dr.!?
      Pre-requisite:  Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced Manners

 

Canine Good Citizen Exam Prep Class
This class prepares you for the AKC Canine Good Citizen test! For more information, please click here

Walk With Me!
In this is 4-session class we’ll teach you how to show your dog how to walk politely on leash! We’ll start working inside then take our walk outside.  Class 1 will start at our training facility, then for the next 3 classes we’ll be on field trips to different parks in the area!

 


FUN AND GAMES CLASSES


Doggy Game Show!

Sometimes you just want to have fun with your pup and meet some new friends! If that’s what you’re looking for then look no further!! In Doggy Game Show, each week you and your pup will learn new skills then each class ends with our Doggy Game Show Contestants showing off who can do it the best! On the last class, we have the Final Showdown where you’ll go through an obstacle course designed with everything you’ve been working on! We put fun in obedience, agility, tricks, and more!!

Scent Games
Sometimes we just want to go out and have some fun with our dog! Well then, come join us at Scent Games! Scent games engages the nose with engages the brain and makes for a very tired and happy dog! We set up the center with lots of places to hide things for our dogs to find. Come join us for some tail waggin’ fun!

AKC Novice Trick Dog
Oh, who doesn’t love showing off a trick or two to their friends!? In this class you will learn simple tricks and NOW you can earn your AKC Novice Trick Dog Title! The AKC has just introduced the Trick Dog Series where you and your dog can earn up to 4 titles and this is the first one!

TREIBALL!  (Doggy Soccer) – NEW CLASS
Do you have an active dog who would love to learn how to play soccer?!  Well this class is for you!  We teach our active pups self control, how to target a ball, and push it into a soccer goal.  It’s a ton of fun and this class is for any dog – young and old


 

WORKSHOPS

Rocket Recall
Okay, how many times have you called your dog to come to you and he ran in the opposite direction? Yup, we’ve all been in that situation before! Rocket Recall is your answer to that. In this class, we’ll show you how easy it is to have your dog come to you each and every time you call! And because we teach recall using games, this class is loads of fun! Let’s face it, this is one of the most important emergency cues you and your dog will ever learn!