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Obedience Training Classes

Ultimate Puppy Kindergarten

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The 6 week class is $145

Puppies must be 8-18 weeks old and have had at least 1 vaccine and deworming


Ultimate Puppy Kindergarten Includes: 

* Basic Obedience commands 
* Socialization 
* Beginning agility fun 
* A chance to have all your puppy questions answered

Good Manners 1

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The 6 week class is $145

For dogs 19 weeks and older

Must be current on vaccines


Good Manners 1 Class Includes:

This class focuses on beginning obedience. Everything from sit and down to loose leash walking, leave-it, drop-it & more! We also incorporate a little agility fun into every class! The perfect opportunity to learn with your dog and have some fun!

Good Manners 2

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The 6 week class is $145

For dogs 19 weeks and older

 Must be current on vaccines 


Good Manners 2 Class Includes: 

 Good Manners 2 is for intermediate handlers and dogs. In Good Manners 2, we take the beginning behaviors from Good Manners 1 and work on adding in distractions, distance and duration.This is where things really start to get fun! We also cover the handling skills of capturing, targeting and shaping for an introduction to trick training and we start to work on beginning skills for the Canine Good Citizen class and the Beginning Agility class. 


Prerequisites: Good Manners 1 or instructor approval

Good Manners 3/ Canine Good Citizen

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The 6 week class is $160

Dogs of all ages are welcome!

 Must be current on vaccines 


Good Manners 3 / CGC Class Includes:

This 6-week program includes 5 weeks of training followed by the CGC Test which will be held on the final day of class. (There will be no practice time on the final day of class). 

To view the list of items that your dog will be tested on 

please visit AKC.org!


Prerequisites: Good Manners 1 and Good Manners 2

Check out this great video of  Greg and Eddie practicing for their Canine Good Citizen Test! 

Tricks Classes

Intermediate Tricks Class

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 The 6 week class is $145

For dogs 1 year or older

Must be current on vaccines 


Intermediate Tricks Class Includes:

Learning tricks with your dog is a great way to deepen your bond and build your dog's confidence. This class will work towards earning an AKC Intermediate Trick Dog title. On the last day of class, handlers and dogs will perform 10 tricks from the 20 tricks listed on AKC's Intermediate Trick Dog Checklist. Handlers may use both clicker and treats on the test. Handlers must understand the techniques of capturing, shaping, and targeting and dogs must have their Novice Trick Dog title to enroll in the class. The class will introduce some, but not all, of the tricks on the checklist. Each handler and dog team will be allowed to pick which tricks they'd like to train and perform for the exam.


Prerequisites: Good Manners 3 (Canine Good Citizen and Novice Trick Dog) or instructor approval


Check out this great video of Magnus sharing one of the tricks he learned in class!

Agility Training Classes

Beginning Agility

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The 6 week class is $155

Handler must be 14 years-Adult
Dogs of all ages welcome! 

 Must be current on vaccines  


Beginning Agility Class Includes:

Agility Courses are a great way to train, exercise and bond with your dog as they learn to go over jumps, through tunnels, planks, weave poles and master agility obstacles. Bring lots of soft, easy to eat treats for your dog and a 4-6 foot leash Dogs must be on a flat collar, harness or gentle leader. No choke chains or prong collars.

Prerequisites: Recommend attending 
Good Manners 1 & Good Manners 2 (not required)

Intermediate Agility

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The 6 week class is $155

Handler must be 14 years-Adult  

Dogs of all ages welcome! 

 Must be current on vaccines 


Intermediate Agility Class Includes:

Intermediate Agility is for dogs that have taken the Beginning Agility class but still need work with the equipment. Dogs are introduced to all Agility equipment in this class. Dogs may do off leash work in this class, if appropriate. Intermediate Agility must be taken twice before moving forward to Advanced Agility. Bring lots of soft, easy to eat treats for your dog and a 4-6 foot leash. Dogs must be on a flat collar, harness or gentle leader. No choke chains or prong collars.  


Prerequisites: Requires permission from instructor to advance to next class

Advanced B Agility

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The 6 week class is $155

Handler must be 14 years-Adult 
Dogs of all ages welcome! 

 Must be current on vaccines 


Advanced B Agility Class Includes:
This course is for dogs that are learning to run Agility Courses with instruction; additional handling skills are introduced. Dogs will do off leash work in this class. Bring lots of soft, easy to eat treats for your dog and a 4-6 foot leash. Dogs must be on a flat collar, harness or gentle leader. No choke chains or prong collars.


Prerequisites: Requires permission from instructor to advance to next class

Advanced A Agility

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The 6 week class is $155

Handler must be 14 years-Adult 
Dogs of all ages welcome! 

 Must be current on vaccines


Advanced A Agility Class Includes:

This course is for dogs that are able to run courses with little or no instruction. Students must have permission from the instructor for this class. This class is for dogs that have successfully completed the Beginning, Intermediate (twice), and Advanced "B" Agility courses and are very comfortable on the equipment. Dogs will work off leash in this class. Bring lots of soft, easy to eat treats for your dog and a 4-6 foot leash. Dogs must be on a flat collar, harness or gentle leader. No choke chains or prong collars.

Check out this great video of our Advanced Agility Run!

Nose-Work Training Classes

Intro To Nose-Work (Interior) - Part 1

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The 6 week class is $145

Age minimum dog – 6 months, handler: 16 yrs. 

 Must be current on vaccines 


The Intro to Nose-Work Class (Interior) - Part 1 Includes: 

All dogs have an amazing sense of smell.  With this 6-week class, we will show your dog how to hone in on this amazing ability AND work them out both mentally and physically. Remember, a tired dog is a happy dog!  Nose Work is also one of the fastest growing dog sports in the country.  This introductory class is a great way to get started!  You can learn more about the sport of Nose Work here: www.nacsw.net.  In this class, dogs will be hunting for food hidden inside boxes, containers and throughout the interior of a room. Each week the dogs will be expected to work out increasingly difficult puzzles designed to increase their confidence, hunting ability and odor obedience. You will also receive weekly reviews containing tips on how you may practice at home.  Only one dog will work at a time, and all other dogs must be crated or secured in the car.  Crating dogs in between turns gives them a much needed rest, as Nose Work can be very taxing.  Dogs who are reactive to other dogs are welcome, but must wear a red bandanna.  However, this class is not appropriate for dogs who are people reactive/aggressive or have a biting history.  We are happy to work with these dogs individually. 


Prerequisites: Dogs must be comfortable being in a crate or secured in a car waiting their turn

Intro To Nose-Work (Exterior) - Part 2

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The 6 week class is $145

Age minimum dog – 6 months, handler: 16 yrs.

 Must be current on vaccines 


The Intro to Nose-Work Class (Exterior) - Part 2 Includes:

The objective of this class is to enhance the basic elements of K9 Nose-work taught in the Introduction K9 


  • Increase the dog’s hunt drive to search for primary odor (food)
  • Advance to complex problem solving exercises in searching for the primary odor
  • Beginning leash handling skills for the dog handlers to support the dog during the searches
  • Introducing exterior searches weather and dog comfort level permitting
  • Introducing vehicle searches weather and dog comfort level permitting


All exercises will be adjusted to dog/handler skill and comfort levels within a certain environment.


Prerequisites: Introduction to K9 Nose-Work - Part 1 for dog/ handler team with Brigitte or other ANWI/CNWI, or a similar K9 Nose-work workshop (subject to instructor approval). Dogs not working, must be comfortable being either crated away from search area or secured in the car (weather permitting).

Intro to Nose-Work Class (Odor: Interior, Exterior, Vehicle and Container searches) - Part 3

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 The Intro to Nose-Work Class (Odor) - Part 3 Includes: 

Building on your dog’s experience in the Introduction to Nose Work class, this six-week class introduces your dog to the novel odor of Birch. We also work your dog on the four elements of Nose Work: Interior, Exterior, Vehicle and Container searches to increase his/her problem solving skills during searches and build drive and confidence.


Course Requirements: Registration must be pre-approved by a trainer. Completion of an NACSW® K9 Nose Work: Introduction to Nose Work class is required. Bring your dog’s favorite motivation, whether it is high-value treats or toys. All dogs must be either crated or confined to the car (weather permitting) when they are not working. You must bring your crate with you to class.

More Classes to come!