Private Training Sessions & In- Board Training Programs are available to all dogs of any age.
I work exclusively with pet parents who want their dogs to learn in a way that is fun and fair and ensures motivation for future learning.
I use Classical and Operant Conditioning training techniques, and with the help of my own trained canines can help your dog learn through Observation or Modeling as well.
PRIVATE TRAINING SESSIONS
In Private Training Programs I equip each dog owner with the tools and knowledge to effectively teach and train their canine companion.
Together we will work weekly at your home or other pet friendly location to reach your training goals.
Below are the training programs I offer. If there is not one that fits your needs I would love to work with you on the perfect program for your dog.
Training equipment is included with my services. I come prepared!
EVALUATION or PAY AS YOU GO . . . . . . . . . . $100
If you would like to get together for a private training session, pet evaluation, protection or Urban Mushing workout give me a call or send me an email. Evaluations and Training Sessions include training recommendations and notes delivered via email after your session.
Call me for more information and to schedule an appointment.
PET TRAINING PROGRAM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $550
This is an all encompassing three week training program for pets and their people. Together we will explore training goals and I will teach you how to achieve them with your dog. Common training goals for my clients are better manners on leash, appropriate social skills, potty training, and reliable follow through of known and new training. Pet Training can also include CGC Certification, Therapy Dog Certification Prep, advanced off-leash obedience, retrieve, tracking, or environmental conditioning. Pet Training can also address any undesired behaviors like jumping on people, bad leash manners, and counter surfing.
*Supplies, equipment, and certification fees are included.
INTRO TO PROTECTION TRAINING . . . . . $650
This is a month long starting point for puppies, dogs, and handlers new to protection training. We will be working together to build your dog's confidence, motivation, and bite development while I also help you and your dog safely achieve a solid understanding of the concepts involved. This is a great foundation for future protection training for real world scenarios, and competitive dog sports like Schutzhund/IPO, and P.S.A.
*Training gear and equipment is included.
CONTINUED PROTECTION TRAINING . . . . . . . . . . Contact for pricing
After a solid foundation is established in bite work your dog may be ready for the next level. Further training is provided to evolve your dog's performance and refine the dog's targeting. As training progresses, controlled aggression, even under distraction and pressure become the goal. Continued training includes sport specific workouts, vehicle defense, home defense, and home searches.
SERVICE DOG TRAINING . . . . . . . . . . . . . $1,000
This is an intensive 5 week program ideal for people who want to owner train their service dog with professional guidance. Together we work to condition new behaviors for you and your dog as a team. I offer a variety of Service Dog Training Programs for Mobility Assistance Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs, Psychiatric Service Dogs (PSD), Hearing Alert Dogs, Emotional Support Animals (ESA), and can tailor each program to puppies. We will be training in the environments your dog will expect to encounter most frequently while developing their specific trained behaviors and assistance tasks. The success of your dog depends heavily on your dedication and consistency during training. You will need to spend time training and conditioning your future Service Dog every day. I will provide you with exercises and activities pertinent to your dog's specific planned role and tasks.
*Training gear is included.
BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION TRAINING . . . . . . $950
4 weekly sessions - With time and a back to basics approach unwanted behaviors are addressed and worked through resulting in better behaviors, and a better relationship between dog and owner. We work to communicate to the dog's brain, senses, and their nature to reshape behavior.
*Supplies and equipment are included.
IN - BOARD TRAINING PROGRAMS
*No In-Board Training Spaces Available until March 2020*
Training and instruction is provided at my home training center and other locations specific to your training goals. While in my care I work with your dog every day, throughout the day to achieve your training goals, desired behaviors, and success. Consistency and one-on-one attention ensures your dog learns new or better behaviors quickly, happily, and correctly. Space is limited, contact me to reserve a program and confirm availability.
*All training programs are customizable for you and your dog. Below are the training programs I offer. If there is not one that fits your needs I would love to work with you on the perfect program for you and your dog.
*All training equipment is included in In-Board Training Programs.
PET TRAINING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $2,000
2 week program - This is a great starting point for any dog or puppy's training. Training can include appropriate social skills, housebreaking, basic obedience commands such as "sit", "down", "come", "stay", crate training, environmental conditioning, better manners, and better playtime activities. This is also a program that can be tailored to our future life savers, service and protection puppies. Your dog will come home a better pet than when he left. 2 week minimum training stays. I will incorporate the best training methods for your dog or puppy in a way that encourages excitement for success and future learning.
PROTECTION TRAINING . . . . . . $800 Per Week
2 - 4 week program - This is a great starting point for puppies, dogs, and new handlers. I will be working on building confidence, motivation, and grip with your dog or puppy. I will also help you and your dog safely achieve a solid understanding of the concepts and equipment involved. This is a great foundation for future training and real world scenarios. Continued training is available after this entry level course.
*Training gear and equipment is included
SERVICE DOG TRAINING . . . . . . . . . Contact me for pricing
4 week program based on SDiT's age and current training level. I offer a variety of Service Dog Training Programs for Mobility Assistance Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs, Psychiatric Service Dogs (PSD), Hearing Alert Dogs, and Emotional Support Animals (ESA).
All Service Dog Training Programs are based on your dog's age and current training level. Pricing starts at $1,000 per week. Training/working gear is included.
While in my care, canines in training will work to learn new behaviors associated with the expectations of a reliable Service Dog. Training will take place in the environments commonly frequented as well as a host of other environments your dog could encounter while working as your Service Dog. Specific assistance tasks can be taught during this time.
This program is designed for puppies to get started on their working career and for adult pet dogs transitioning to working companions for their owners.