This course is a 6 week program designed to improve your dog’s overall manners and obedience and is for dogs over 6 months old. Have you tried some obedience training in the past or maybe this is your first time? Then this is the perfect place to start! This class is for dogs that can focus on their owner in the presence of other dogs and people. Pre-registration is required and space is reserved once your $50 non-refundable deposit is received.
Topics covered include:
- How dogs learn and how to effectively train
- Clicker training and how to positively reinforce behavior
- How to phase out lures and food
- Walking on a loose leash
- Polite greetings
- Come when called
- Paying attention to the handler
- Settling down
After completing this course you will be eligible to progress to higher levels of training through the Advanced Obedience – Canine Life and Social Skills Program.
Cost: $140 + HST, 6 weeks of classes
Classes are Saturdays 10:00 am-11:00 am. Start date Sept 2019 Date TBA