Teach Your New Puppy the BasicsOur classes are: $75 for the entire six-week programOne hour once a weekHeld on Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30 pm. We'll teach your new fur-baby all the basics, including house training! We'll also make sure your puppy gets plenty of socialization. Schedule puppy training classes today. At the end of the 6 weeks, your puppy will test out using the American Kennel Club Puppy Star Program Requirement. Our puppy kindergarten curriculum is rotated throughout the six-week training period. To be eligible for puppy kindergarten, your puppy must: Between 8 weeks and 14 weeks of age. Have started their puppy distemper series and be dewormed. Please make sure to bring proof of vaccination, soft-chew treats, a leash, a collar and waste bags to their classes. Don't wait to start training your puppy.
Basic Obedience 1
You love your fur-ever puppy, but if they're acting a little naughty, it can cause some serious problems. If you're dealing with out-of-control behaviors from your sweet angel, we can help. Our six-week level 1 obedience training program is $85. We'll address behaviors like barking, biting, pulling and jumping while teaching your dog basic instructions. Once your dog has graduated from our level 1 program, they'll be eligible for our level 2 class. We want your furry friend to succeed Our dog obedience trainer uses positive reinforcement to motivate our furry pupils. You won't have to worry about us shaming your dog when they don't get it right. The training techniques we use in our dog obedience training course include: •Clicker training •Positive reinforcement •Hand signal training Start your journey toward improving your dog's behavior today. Please note that in order to attend our level 1 obedience program, your pup must have their DHPP and rabies vaccines. Please bring proof of vaccination, soft treats, waste bags, a leash (no retractable leashes) and a buckle collar or harness to class.
Basic Obedience 2
Perfecting Your Already-Perfect Pooch. Has your smart little buddy graduated from our level 1 obedience course? Way to go! Now you can register them for the level 2 dog obedience training class. This course is $85 for six weeks. During this six week course, it will include command practice and dog walking training. •Encountering friendly strangers •Sitting politely for petting •Walking through a crowd •Interacting with other dogs •Separation •Coming when called •Reacting to distractions Dogs must have completed the Basic Obedience 1 class prior to signing up for Basic Obedience 2. The requirements for our level 2 dog obedience training class are the same as those for the AKC Canine Good Citizenship Test. For more information, check out the AKC site. Be proud of your pup In this final course, treats will not be used for reinforcement. Instead, we'll use praise or a toy to acknowledge good behavior during dog walking training and the other trainings involved in this course.
Sometimes, you may desire a little on-on-one training in your own home to correct unwanted behaviors or train desired behaviors. Many private lessons work to solve issues such as anxiety, barking, counter surfing, or bolting out of the home. We call them family manners. We strive to build behaviors that create a calm, safe, and happy household. Your trainer will need to know what issues you would like to work on and let you know what they will need from you. Private Training is $80 per hour. Contact us for more information and dates availability.
Our Outdoor Adventure, we go around that St. Cloud area with a group of dogs and work on basic obedience commands like sit, down, stay, walking and greeting people without jumps. This is a wondering class for socialization with people and working with distractions. We offer this class in the Spring and Fall. Cost of class is $25 per session. Here is the schedule for the Spring 2024 is TBD Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or text Julie at 320-249-3928 if you would like to join.
Canine Good Citizenship Test
Once your dog has graduated from our level 1 and 2 program, they'll be eligible to take the AKC Canine Good Citizenship test. Visit the AKC CGC test requirement web site. Cost for the test is $25.