We problem solve nuisance behaviors including but not limited to: Chewing, barking or jumping, separation anxiety, bolting, digging, house training, crate anxiety, trust building for nervous or skittish dogs.
Our experts can train your dog in groups from puppy kindergarten classes through advanced obedience class.
We also offer in home packages once or multiple times a week.
Working in your home allows our trainers to observe your dog in their own environment. Our trainer can then tailor the program according to your specific needs or help you avoid a potential problem in the making.
Initial consult (1 hr) $125Each of our packages start with an initial consultation. Our trainer will come to your home to meet your dog and discuss your training expectations. At this time, they will assess your dog and set you up with a training plan based on force free and humane training techniques. For dogs with behavior issues our trainer will teach you how your dog is being reinforced for those negative behaviors. If you purchase a package at the time of consultation, your consultation fee will be counted towards payment and it will be considered your first session.
Free puppy socialization classesWhat is socialization anyway? If you are like most people you think it’s just introducing your puppy to people and other dogs. It is, and it is much much more. Your trainer will explain what socialization truly is and how to do it properly. We will teach how to read your puppy’s body language so you can tell if they are having a positive experience. Our trainers will explain how dogs communicate with each other and why it is important that we incorporate this into our training. Did you know that most fear aggression issues stem from inadequate or negative socialization experiences? You will also be taught a hand target cue, one of the fundamental behaviors that you can use to train many other behaviors. Each class will also include supervised puppy play time!
Small group classes $200.00 Group training is great for those clients with dogs who need to learn basic or advanced cues. During Basic obedience group classes you will learn how to get your dog to Sit, down, stay, loose leash walk, focus, target and come when called. Our trainers will show you how to get your dog to offer these behaviors as eager participants.
In home packages6 sessions $700.00 In home packages are great for those clients with dogs who need to learn some basic or advanced cues, specific household manners or how about a few tricks? These sessions are fully customized and can be used for new behaviors and any known behaviors you wish to improve upon. Want to teach your dog some door manners? Stop counter surfing? Having issues with leash walking? Want to teach your dog to bow on cue or ring a bell to tell you he needs to go potty?
Get the best of both worlds!! Hybrid packages!! $800 Puppy Kindergarten hybrid package (For puppies fully vaccinated starting about 4 months old) Socialization, Training, Activity and Responsibility. AKC S.T.A.R puppyTraining increases the bond between you and your puppy and helps minimize behavior issues later in their life. In this 12 session package (6 in home private sessions plus 6 small group classes) Teach your puppy foundation skills that are needed in the real world and will last a lifetime. You will also learn fear free techniques to minimize the stress your dog has about going to the vet. The AKC S.T.A.R. puppy test is designed for owners to practice teaching their puppy good manners such as being handled by the vet, sit, stay, not reacting to loud noises, letting a stranger pet them, walk on a leash and more! At the end of your training your puppy will be eligible to test for the AKC S.T.A.R puppy designation. This is designation is a prerequisite for the Canine Good Citizen certification.
Teen to Adult hybrid package (ideal for puppies 5 months and older)This package includes 6 in-home sessions PLUS 6 weekly group classes. All of our In-home sessions are individualized to your specific needs, and our small group classes offer lots of attention while practicing around the distraction of other or dogs. Sessions can be scheduled consecutively or concurrently, for example, one in-home session and one group class each week - which is ideal to help your dog learn new habits quickly Sessions are up to one hour. *Dogs must be dog and people friendly to attend classes.
Don’t have time to train your dog? Let our trainers do the work for you! Check out our Day Training program! Day Training $400/week (3 week minimum initial purchase)This package is 4 sessions a week for 3 weeks in your home. Our trainer does all the heavy lifting for 3 sessions and you get to sit back and enjoy the process. You can choose to have them come to your house when you are at work or while you are there. The 4th session a week you will meet with the trainer to go over your pups progress. The trainer will teach you how to get your dog to perform each cue. You then can practice what your dog has been learning in order to form that great bond between you and your dog.