Basic Obedience Training ------------- skills learned on leash are: sit, down, wait, re-call, no pull leash walking, heel, auto-sit, and stays. Sessions are scheduled weekly as weather permits. You accompany your dog at my training arena, twice weekly for 4 weeks. The daycare dogs are there to interact with and have 'recess' while at school! You are trained on each command along with your dog so the homework is done correctly. Free phone consultations during your contract. Level 1:$350.
Level ll involves drop off during the week and your participation during the training. Price will be discussed at consult.
Advanced Basic Obedience includes proofing of commands and off leash. Will discuss this during our consult.*
Refresher Basice Obedience----- This is for the dog and owners who need to refresh Basic Obedience Skills. On leash : sit, down, re-call, heel, and stays. Once a week for 5 weeks. Free phone consultations during your contract. $225
New Puppy How 2's ----------How to prepare a safe home, toys, potty training basics, socialization requirements, leadership skills, feeding, handling and an introduction to some basic skills at your home:( sit, wait, recall, walk nicely on leash), problem solving (jumping or biting) during this important early learning period of your puppy's life. Phone and email support are included. $225 over a period of once a week for four weeks in your home, fifth visit is included for an hour at my daycare.
CGC - Canine Good Citizen Test Preparation - The Canine Good Citizen class is designed to practice the 10 test items you and your dog must pass to get the AKC CGC certificate,(for details, see www.akc.org/events/cgc/training_testing.cfm.) The pass/fail CGC test, given during the last day of class in a public setting, is the gateway to many therapy dog programs and is accepted by some landlords and insurance companies as an indication that the dog has social skills and that you and your dog work well together as a team. $125 : includes submission paperwork to AKC and a graduation patch.
Prerequisite: Dogs must pass a temperament evaluation and have level 1 Basic Obedience skills demonstrated.
Class session: 4 weeks with the 5th week of graduation day at public building.
I will also offer specific training for individual tasks or commands such as no leash pulling, recall, trick training, or 'leave it' for example. Hourly rate of $40 will apply.
Behavior Modification pertains to dog's behavior that needs intervention. I offer advice on counter conditioning your dog's behavior and possibly modifying the households behaviors, but I do not claim to be a behaviorist. If outside help is needed and out of my knowledge, I will refer to a certified Behaviorist near you. Details to be discussed.
A DISCOUNT RATE WILL BE APPLIED FOR OWNERS WITH PROOF OF A RESCUED DOG WITHIN THE LAST 30 DAYS.
* hourly consult fee before contract or training is assessed at $40
Please note that I do not certify or train service dogs. I do however offer CGC and basic obedience.