Prior to building a training plan, we like to start by conducting an in-home consultation with you, your dog, and family members. During the consultation, we'll discuss your training goals, demonstrate our methods, and do a little hands on work to assess your dog. All this helps us determine what kind of training will best help you reach your goals, provide an estimate of the time frame to reach those goals, and build a personalized training plan with follow-up resources for you and your dog.
After the initial consultation, we'll provide private training tailored to your family and dog's specific needs. We work on these skills in real life situations, whether that be at home, at the park, or in your neighborhood. Every dog is unique and we strive to set them up for success not only by working with them on an individual basis but also by giving you the tools to continue training at home or out in the world. Our training plans include notes, resources, and follow-ups.Schedule Now
Proof of vaccination is required to participate in all classes.
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Leash tugging, pulling, zig-zagging and chewing are not exactly what you envision on a nice walk. This class will help you with that and much more. We cover Leash Manners, Sit, Down, Impulse Control for door barging, counter surfing and jumping up plus a few tricks, just for fun!Register Now
Our board and train service is in-home, meaning your dog will not be at a kennel. Instead, your dog lives with the trainer full-time for a minimum of two weeks for basic obedience and training and a minimum of four weeks for severe behaviour such as fear and aggression. During their stay with us, your dog becomes part of the family, learning the basics of indoor living such as not surfing counters, house training and respecting invisible boundaries. In this way, the dog can be taught basic manners, behaviour modification and put on an exercise program with daily walks, playtime in a fenced area and socialization with other dogs.
Included with your dog's stay is one 90 minute session with the trainer per week your dog is with us so that you and your family can continue the training in your home and day-to-day. We will meet you and your family for a consultation prior to the stay to discuss concerns, behavioural history and realistic expectations.
Please note: With ANY training program, the results vary for each dog and long-term satisfaction is hugely dependent on consistency from the family and behavioral maintenance when the dog returns to their home. Follow-up sessions are included to ensure you feel confident to move forward in your training and life, setting both you and your dog up for long-term success.