Focus on coming when called away from distractions. We will begin on leash and finish with off leash recalls. Weather permitting, classes will be taught outdoors.
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This class will focus on socialization, preventing aggression, and preventing behavior problems. Pups are turned loose to play in a safe, structured environment. Behaviors taught include crate training, sit, lie down, loose leash walking, wait, coming when called, and drop what's in your mouth. Note: This class is open to puppies 8 to 18 w...
This class builds upon the foundation skills learned in Level 1 and focuses on skill building while searching for a particular odor. The three target odors in the order introduced are all essential oils: birch, anise and clove. These essential oils have been selected by NACSW and are composed of a specific makeup. We teach to dogs to search...
Saturday Jun 3rd, 10am
A plethora of fun awaits you as you participate in 2 weeks of agility, 1 week of flyball, 1 week of freestyle, 1 week of rally obedience and 1 week of disc.
Focus on obedience including wait at doors/gates, sit to greet a human, heel, loose leash walking, lie down, off, drop-it, coming when called from distractions, and leave-it. Behavior problems addressed and written homework provided. Note: This class is open for dogs over 5 months.
This class will prepare you for fun competitions where you and your dog can earn an obedience title. Follow the signs as they direct you from start to finish. Learn some challenging obedience moves along the way. Note: This class is open to dogs that are proficient in Basic 1 obedience.
Dogs that have had previous training. Focus on heeling, adding distractions, finish and stays with distance. AKC Canine Good Citizen components are introduced and practiced.
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Thursday Oct 12th, 6pm
Continue your pups education and socialization. Obedience includes go to your mat/place, sit, lie down, introductory heeling, wait at the door, coming when called, and impulse control. Pups are turned loose to play. Distractions are added systematically so that your pup can succeed. Note: This class is open to puppies 18 weeks to 8 months.
Monday Jun 26th, 7:45pm
This class is for those who have had some experience in nosework. Your dog should already be on odor. We work all facets of nosework - containers, vehicles and different environments inside and out (weather permitting). This is a progressive class. All dogs must be crated between turns. Please bring your own crate.
This class will focus on improving handler and dog performance. This class is for the somewhat experienced dog and handler. Your dog should be comfortable with full height equipment. Weave poles may be open or closed. The handler should have some prior knowledge of handling techniques including front and rear crosses.
This class is for the experienced nose work dog. Dogs must be on odor and comfortable with exterior and interior searches. Searches will be based on NW2/NW3 and UKC Superior/Master level hides. Important Thing to Note: All dogs must be crated between turns. Please bring your own crate.
This class is for experienced dogs and handlers. Current students are trialing in beginner and advanced competitions.
Thursday Jun 15th, 7:45pm
For dogs over 5 months. Focus on obedience including wait at doors/gates, sit to greet a human, heel, loose leash walking, lie down, off, drop-it, coming when called from distractions and leave-it. Behavior problems addressed and written homework provided.
This class is for the dog with some agility and foundation training. Weave poles may be closed or open and dog should be comfortable with a least half height A-Frame and Dog Walk.
Thursday Jun 29th, 5pm