Learn how to teach all of the basic commands and life skills and how to apply them in your day-to-day life with your dog, as well as any specific behavioral problems your dog is experiencing (excessive jumping & barking, inappropriate chewing, sidewalk vacuuming, etc.).
This course builds on the foundations established in the Puppy and Basic Obedience classes. We cover more regarding distance, duration and distractions. We take what was previously learned and put it into real life scenerios.
Do you trust your dog to start giving it some freedom? The first two levels are a pre-requisite to this level because you need to build trust and respect for your pup to listen in the highest level of distraction, the outdoors!!
Everyone who loves their dog strives to find ways to enrich their canine companions life mentally and physically. Adding more tricks to your dog’s behavioral repertoire is an important part of that. It is the perfect way to burn off all that excess energy while bonding with your dog. No prior experience necessary, any dog that likes getting treats will have a blast!
Nose work is inspired by working detection dogs, RUFF Nose Work is the fun search and scenting activity for virtually all dogs and people. … As your dog grows more confident with his nose, target odors are introduced, and competition skills are taught. Prepare for a lifetime of fun with your dog and RUFF Nose Work!
Learn Agility concepts and skills and explore ways of burning both physical and mental energy in safe, fun ways that can be incorporated into everyday life. In addition to agility, elements of tricks and obedience are included to have a blast in smaller urban spaces. Summer Agility Classes available May-September.