Wednesday, July 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
Head Start & Beginner Obedience - 6:00pm
Beginner Agility – 7:15pm
All classes are four weeks, 1 hour in length, $75 total
Class sizes are limited and will be assigned in the order which registrations and tuition payments are received.
Official enrollment in a class will not be assured until tuition is received. Fees are non-refundable.
All dogs attending must be current on Rabies, Distemper and Bordetella. All dogs must be free of parasites before attending class. Puppies must be current with age appropriate vaccinations.
Headstart for puppies under 9 months of age at the start of class, with some exceptions taken on maturity of the dog. Emphasis will be on learning how to use positive reinforcement while incorporating rules, boundaries and structure. Basic manners and obedience will be taught: no jumping, no biting, sit, down, leave it and come. We will also go over common puppy issues such as house training, food bowl manners and when guests arrive at your house.
For adult and adolescent dogs over 9 months of age, or completion of previous class. Beginner obedience classes provide a positive environment for the next step in getting and maintaining a well-mannered and valued member of the family. You will understand positive motivation and how to effectively communicate with your dog. Obedience behaviors include sit, down, come, stay, leave it, walking on a loose leash, no jumping, waiting at the door and meeting strangers.
Agility is a fun sport for both the dog and handler. You learn team work and communication with your dog through performing particular obstacles. For many dogs it is a forum for developing self-confidence, learning to perform the agility obstacles confidently and successfully. Introduction to the basic equipment used in dog agility including tunnels, A-frame, dog walk, chute, jumps, table and weave poles.
Please call 608-935-7573, stop in, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a registration form.