Not sure which class is best for your dog? Read these descriptions to find out.
Any age dog. Must be dog/ people friendly! because there are a lot of opportunities to socialize! Sit, Stay, Heel, Down and Come are just a few of the new skills your puppy will learn in this fun class!
For dogs 6 months and older. Same basic commands as those taught in the Puppy/Basic Workshop but in a more controlled environment.
Advanced I Workshop
Lose the leash! Based on the AKC/CKC Companion Dog Title, this workshop is designed to transition your dog from "on lead" skill to "off lead" skills and is a great preparation for CGC, countless social opportunities and taking your dog to the family picnic!
Advanced II Workshop (OFFERED ON A ROTATING BASIS)
This workshop is geared primarily for those who want to take their dog's skills to the next level or wish to compete in obedience, agility, etc.. Learn how to heel backwards, agility, 360 turns, Rally-O, and a host of competition style training tools.
A great way to keep you and your dog active during the cold days of winter here in upstate NY! Learn beginner to intermediate agility work: A-frame, tunnel, weave poles, teeter, dog walk, table, jumps and more! Each dog/handler team goes at their own pace - helps your dog build confidence, AND helps you to bond with your best friend. Much fun in a relaxed atmosphere! PLEASE NOTE: YOUR DOG MUST BE DOG AND PEOPLE FRIENDLY, NON-REACTIVE, OR AGGRESSIVE, IN ORDER TO ATTEND THIS CLASS- NO EXCEPTIONS!! THANK YOU!!
Tracking (OFFERED 1X YEARLY)
Come join us for 3 weekends in Spring for this instinctually fun and gratifying seminar! You and your dog will learn to find and indicate scents and articles, all in a fun and relaxed outdoor environment- held rain or shine!
CANINE GOOD CITIZENCome and get your dog Certified as a Canine Good Citizen! (now also an official title!) This 4 week course is designed to prepare you and your dog to become great citizens in your community, and serves as a springboard for opportunity for dog assisted therapy, kids reading programs and much more!
NOSEWORK (OFFERED ON A ROTATING BASIS)
Come learn the exciting sport of Nosework! Your dog will learn to use his nose to detect 3 specific scents (we will start with Birch) in all types of different environments, indoors and outdoors. A totally fun and rewarding experience for both you and your dog!
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY:
IF YOU FIND THAT YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND A WORKSHOP, OR NEED TO WITHDRAW FROM THE SESSION YOU ARE REGISTERED FOR, PLEASE NOTIFY US WITHIN 7 DAYS OR MORE PRIOR TO THE CLASS START DATE, AND YOU WILL RECEIVE A FULL REFUND. PLEASE NOTE: EFFECTIVE JUNE 1ST 2019, CANCELLATIONS MADE WITHIN 3-6 DAYS OF THE CLASS START DATE WILL INCUR A $25.00 FEE. THERE ARE NO REFUNDS OFFERED AFTER THE FIRST CLASS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF THIS MATTER.