W1314 Cedar Drive
Ixonia, WI 53036
$80 for one 6-week session, $130 for a punch card covering 2 consecutive 6-week class sessions ($30 savings). These cards must be used in two consecutive obedience sessions (for example summer and fall, or winter and spring) and only by the person who purchased it. The punch card provides a cost savings on class tuition for non-members who are not sure they wish to become members, but do want to continue training with us.
|Socialization (with other dogs and with people)||Canine body language|
|Puppy developmental stages||Sound desensitization/spook proofing|
|Resource guarding||Bite inhibition|
|Housebreaking/Crate training||Calming techniques|
|Walking on a leash||Attention work|
|Sit, down, stand, stay, come||Leave it, take it, give it|
|Jumping inhibition||... and more!|
|Socialization with other pups and people||Controlling jumping and play biting|
|Sit, Down, Stand, Stay, and Come without luring||Leave it/Take it/Give it|
|Distraction and proofing exercises||Integrating obedience with life rewards|
|Simple rules for the fun game of tug||Teaching tricks|
|Walking politely on a leash||Sending to a “place” (mat, bed, crate, etc.)|
|Grooming (nail trimming, brushing, etc.)||Obedience games|
|AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy evaluation||… and more!|
This six-week class is for graduates of the Junior Manners class. Generally dogs are one year of age and older. At the end of this class (week 6), you will have the opportunity to go through the AKC CGC test and obtain the AKC CGC title for your dog. The cost of this class includes the test.
This six-week class is for dogs who have completed a Puppy or Beginning Manners Class and is based on building a better relationship with your dog. This class will include:
Your dog has learned a foundation, but hasn't learned to respond when he's distracted, in new environments, or if he can't see a treat. Beyond the Basics helps you and your dog learn the next steps of proofing in all sorts of situations, and develop good attention skills. This class will continue to work on sit and down, recalls, stay and loose-leash walking with the addition of increasingly difficult distractions while helping you and your dog be successful.
Puppy & Manners Classes
|Socialization with other dogs and people||Walking politely on a leash|
|Sit, Down, Stand, Stay, and Come||Leave it/Take it/Give it|
|Attention Work||Eliminating jumping on people|
|Obedience games||... and more!|
This six-week class is for puppies who have completed Kinderpuppy I and are between 18 and 24 weeks old (18 weeks old or younger on the first day of class). In this class your puppy will continue to have the opportunity to socialize with other puppies and people. You will learn how to put your dog training skills from Kinderpuppy I to practical use. This class includes:
Our Puppy classes are based on Dr. Jennifer Messer’s, DVM, “The Kinderpuppy Course”. We have also included AKC’s S.T.A.R. Puppy program. Evaluations will be given during the last class of Kinderpuppy II. All breeds of dogs, including mixed breeds, are welcome to participate in all of our classes.
This six-week class is for dogs that are too old for puppy classes (roughly five to six months and older) with minimal or no prior training experience. This class will include:
|Distraction and proofing exercises||Walking politely on a leash|
|Sit, Down, Stand, Stay, and Come without luring||Self-control|
|Calming techniques||Eliminating jumping on people|
|Targeting||Attention work with distractions|
|Obedience games||... and more!|
This six-week class is for puppies between 8 and 18 weeks old (12 weeks old or younger on the first day of class).
In this class your puppy has the opportunity to socialize with other puppies and people. You will learn how to handle typical puppy training issues including: