The goal of our classes is to foster a strong, positive bond between dogs and their owners. Through the class, we strive to promote humane education, responsible pet care, and dog training based on positive motivation.
Classes are held on Thursday evenings from 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm and 7:45 pm - 8:45 pm. For more information or to register, contact us at 630-323-5637 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Canine as a Second Language: Behavior & Manners Class
Dogs 4 months and Older
$125 for 7 Week Session ($100 if you register within 5 days of adoption)
This class teaches basic obedience commands and good dog behavior using positive motivation techniques. You will learn how to communicate better with your dog, resulting in a stronger, more positive bond. The class covers topics including:
- Greet without jumping up
- Controlled walk on a leash
- Releasing toys and food
- Responsible pet care
The class is open to all dogs adopted from HHS and non-aggressive dogs from the community. Proof of current rabies vaccination is required. Family members over the age of 5 are welcome and encouraged to attend. If your dog is under 4 months, we recommend a puppy kindergarten as a prerequisite.