Pet Training Classes




Pet Training Classes .  All classes are $150 for 6 Weeks Drop Ins
are $30 with instructor approval

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Pet Training Classes $150 6 weeks



FALL/Winter  2017 tentative schedule

TUESDAYS
STARTS 11/21/17
Tuesdays  7:30 -8:30pm   pm-starts 11/21/17 Beginners II INTRO Agility Class  w/  Michael Borga  
$140
. This class is open to puppies and adult dogs who will be training to compete in agility.  beginner
agility  or instructor approval.  All foundation skills will be taught using motivatiion, toys and treats.  This
class will cover targeting, contact training on the flat equipment, tunnels, chutes, tire, open channel weaves,
and turns such as front cross, rear cross, blind cross and backsides on the flat.  Basic obedience skills, self
control and drive building skills will be incorporated

Wednesdays starts 11/15/17  

Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 pm INDOORS  starts 11/15/17   Puppy "Star" Kindergarten w/ Jill Bergmann
$150.  
This class is for puppies from 8 weeks to around 5 months old; this class will have some puppy
socialization time, as well as getting your puppy started on basic obedience.  Your puppy is like a sponge
at this age and it is great time to shape learning behaviors and teach basic skills they will need the rest of
their lives.  We will cover sit,   stand, and leave it, off, loose leash walking, name game, come and various
attention games. The focus on this class is to teach the puppy how to learn and to shape positive behaviors
and pinpoint possible future issues, address them now. Puppies will be tested for the AKC Puppy Star
Certification on week 6.

Wednesday 7:00-8:00 pm –starts 11/15/17  Beginner Obedience  w/ Jill Bergmann  $150.  This class is
for dogs 6 months and older. This class will cover all basic Obedience skills and address various common
behavioral issues. They will learn sit, down, stand, wait, stay, come, leave it, loose leash walking, off and
more.  The focus of this class is to get your dog on the road to being a well behaved pet, and teach you how
to be an effective, calm and assertive trainer through use of food, praise and your relationship with your dog
..

Saturdays starts revised 12/2/17  (no class  12/23)

Saturday 9:00-10:00 am –starts 12/2/17 Therapy Dog and K9 Good Citizen w/ Rachel Stintzcum  
$150.  
This class is open to any dog that is 6 months or older. TDI class will teach additional skills of Leave
it, learning to work around wheel chairs, walkers and canes etc to work in Hospitals and Nursing homes.
Dog needs to have a basic knowledge of loose leash walking, sit, down, short recall, and short stay. Dogs
are not tested in class for TDI. Independent evaluator is brought as soon as one is available for TDI testing
that must also be open to the public. Additional fee applies at testing date.

Saturday  10:00-11:00 am starts 12/2/17 Puppy Kindergarten w/ Rachel Stintzcum $150.  This class is
for puppies from 8 weeks to around 5 months old; this class will have some puppy socialization time, as
well as getting your puppy started on basic obedience.  Your puppy is like a sponge at this age and it is
great time to shape learning behaviors and teach basic skills they will need the rest of their lives.  We will
cover sit,   stand, and leave it, off, loose leash walking, name game, come and various attention games.
The focus on this class is to teach the puppy how to learn and to shape positive behaviors and pinpoint
possible future issues, address them now.

Saturdays 11:00 am -12:00 pm starts 12/2/17  Beginner Obedience w/ Rachel Stintzcum  $150. This
class is for dogs 6 months and older. This class will cover all basic Obedience skills and address various
common behavioral issues. They will learn sit, down, stand, wait, stay, come, leave it, loose leash walking,
off and more.  The focus of this class is to get your dog on the road to being a well behaved pet, and teach
you how to be an effective, calm and assertive trainer through use of food, praise and your relationship with
your dog .

Saturday 12:00 -1:00 pm starts  12/2/17  Tricks Class w/Rachel Stintzcum $150.  This is a fun class that
teaches the dog tricks.  Tricks help dogs learn how to learn.  To learn to offer behaviors in order to receive
the treat.  Tricks increase the dog’s learning ability,  give you a way to bond with your dog,  Pet tricks to show
your friends, attention games for the competition dog, and a talent you can use for tv and advertising work.


Training is available for K9 Musical Free style.  Please contact Rachel at :
racheljane1@verizon.net



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Refund Policy:
There are no refunds after a class has started.  Reactive dogs will be removed from group classes
without a refund and must sign up for private lessons before going back to group classes .  
There
are no refunds or credits if you miss a class.  
As a courtesy, you can make up a missed class during
the
same session only, for a class of the same level, with instructor approval, if time and space
permit.  .  There is a $15 fee for returned checks.

No reactive dogs will be permitted in group classes.   They must start out in private lessons first.


What class Should I be in?
Pet Class Progression
1. Puppy Kindergarten
2. Beginner Obedience
3. Advanced Beginner Obedience or  Canine Good Citizens/Therapy Dog

If you decide to continue their education and possibly compete you would move to:

Attention I   for  Competitive Obedience Training
Intro to Rally for Rally training
Intro to Agility for beginner agility training
Intro to K9 Nosework for scent work

Puppy Kindergarten:   This class is for puppies from 8 weeks to around 5 months old.  This class will have some puppy
socialization time,  as well as getting your puppy started on basic obedience.  Your puppy is like a sponge at this age
and it is great time to shape learning behaviors and teach basic skills they will need the rest of their lives.  We will cover
sit,  down, stand,  wait,  leave it,  off,  loose leash
walking,  name game,  come and various attention games.  The focus on this class is to teach the puppy how to learn
and to shape positive behaviors and pinpoint possible future issues,  and address them now.

AKC Puppy Star Program:
How It Works

When you complete a basic training class (taught by an AKC Approved CGC Evaluator) with your puppy (up to 1 year
old) your puppy is eligible to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program.

You'll attend any puppy or basic training class at least 6 weeks. Your instructor will administer the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy
test at the end of the course. Upon passing the test, you'll get an form to send to AKC® for  the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy
Program. All dogs are welcome to participate in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program including purebreds and mixed
breeds.

Your puppy will receive the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Medal (for display or memento purposes; not suitable as a collar tag).
You and your puppy will be listed in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records. In addition, so that you can continue learning, you’
ll receive our AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy package that includes:

-A beautiful, frameable certificate designating your puppy is in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records at AKC
-AKC Puppy Handbook, a valuable resource
-Discount to enroll in AKC Companion Animal Recovery Corporation, a 24-hour recovery service
-Ongoing Monthly Email Newsletter: Your AKC. This includes training tips and up-to-date information every dog owner
needs to know. We want you and your puppy to continue learning beyond puppy classes.

Beginner Obedience:  This class is for dogs 5 months and older.  This class will cover all basic Obedience skills and
address various common behavioral issues.  They will learn sit, down, stand, wait, stay, come, leave it, loose leash
walking, off  and more.  The focus of this class is to get your dog on the road to being a well behaved pet,  and teach
you how to be an effective, calm and assertive trainer through use of  food,  praise and your relationship with your dog.

Advanced Beginners:  This class is for dogs 5 months and older.  This class is a continuation of Beginner obedience.   
We will perfect the skills from beginner obedience, in addition to doing stand for exams,  automatic sits on loose leash
walking,  longer recalls,  sit stays and down stays and more.  Upon successful completion of this class,  participants will
receive Certificates for passing.  ( Must have taken Beginner Obedience or instructor approval)

AKC Canine Good Citizen Class/Therapy Dog: This class is open to any dog that is 6 months or older.  (even mixed
breeds)  This class will cover all of the exercises that are required to be performed in order to obtain the CGC
Certification.  If you ever thought of making your dog a better citizen in the community or doing therapy work in your
local hospital or nursing home,  this is the place to start.  Week 6 the dogs will be Tested. There is no additional fee
from Clever K9 to test for CGC.  (AKC charges $5 to register)  TDI class will teach additional skills of Leave it,  learning
to work around wheel chairs, walkers and canes etc to work in Hospitals and Nursing homes.  Dog needs to have a
basic knowledge of loose leash walking,  sit, down, short recall, and short stay.   Dogs are not tested in class for TDI.  
Independent evaluator is brought as soon as one is available for TDI testing that must also be open to the public.  
Additional fee applies at testing date.
for Therapy Dogs.

Bright and Beautiful

Therapy Dog International
click here for online application