National Train Your Dog Month!

National Train Your Dog Month is every January. This annual training month is promoted by and sponsored by APDT (Association of Professional Dog Trainers). On the website dedicated to this month are many FREE resources for dog owners and dog trainers… so check it out!

National Train Your Dog Month

Be on the lookout for my training classes to begin this month SOON! Dates & times TBA but you can sign up for my email list.

Poster for APDT's National Train Your Dog Month - January 2019

CGC (Canine Good Citizen) Classes

SIGN UP SOON! ONLY 8 spaces available for participants. Great class for Therapy Dogs, Service Dogs and Emotional Support Dogs as well as everyone wanting to go beyond basic obedience and get your Canine Good Citizen Titles. My dog, Skippy, has all 3 AKC CGC Program Titles: CGC, CGCA, CGCU! Click the link below for more information and registration.
CGC (Canine Good Citizen) Classes
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Upcoming May Classes

May is going to be a busy month! We have 3 Classes Beginning this Month!

Puppy Classes and Family Dog (Beginning Obedience/Manners) Classes will start Monday, May 14th, 2018.
“Agility for Fun” Classes will start Wednesday, May 16th, 2018.
Please be sure to visit the following pages and links for more information:

I’m also really excited that last fall, two Animal Behavior College Students completed their externships, took their finals, and graduated! Congratulations to Avonna and Renee! Now… I have a NEW Animal Behavior College Student who will be just beginning her externship, welcome Logan!
Please be on the lookout for a NEW SURVEY seeking your input on what types of classes you’d like to see offered in the future (or you could leave your comments below).

Puppy Socialization & Training Class Beginning Obedience & Family Dog Training Class!

Dog Training is More than Just Commands…

  • It is Learning to Communicate Effectively

  • It is Building the Bonds of Relationship and Companionship..

  • It is Understanding Behavior

  • AND Having Fun Together!

Classes meet TWICE weekly on Mondays and Thursday for a total of 6 classes. Each class lasts approximately 1 hour (Puppy class is an additional 15 minutes longer to allow for “puppy play time”).
ALL our classes include: skills to help your dog or puppy learn that responding to your requests is great fun and learning to focus in spite of distractions! 

  • Confidence building games and activities
  • Impulse control
  • Relationship building games
  • Building enthusiastic responses on and off leash

Visit this page for Complete Class Descriptions
I’m looking forward to having you and your dog experience fun while training. For more information please call Kathy, 356-8286.
Link for Upcoming Puppy and Dog Class Information!