Group Training Classes

Reggie agility

Current Rabies and DA2PP vaccinations are mandatory in accordance with your licensed veterinarian’s recommendations for participation in any training classes for dogs over 4 months old. Our Training class sizes are limited in order to allow for proper social distancing. Masks are required at all times during in person classes. 

Polite Pups

This 5 week class is for dogs who are not reactive to or distracted by other dogs and are not pulling due to other dogs being near, but are instead pulling on the leash simply because they are excited to be on a walk! We will work with your dog on how to politely greet people rather than jumping. The first week is a human learner (no dogs) only class where we will learn about you and your dog's needs, and teach you about positive reinforcement. Current Rabies and DA2PP vaccinations are mandatory in accordance with your licensed veterinarian’s recommendations for participation in any training classes for dogs over 4 months old.

  • (5) 1 hour classes
  • Cost: $150
  • Age: 4 months and up
  • Limit: 5 per class

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Puppy Pre-K

Our puppy class is a 5-week class where you and your pup start your relationship off on the right foot/paw. The first week is a human learner only class (no dogs) where we will learn about you and your dog's needs and teach you about positive reinforcement. In the following weeks, you will learn how to train some basic obedience behaviors such as sit, down, stay, and attention to the handler. This class is not for dogs that are reactive to other dogs. Current Rabies and DA2PP vaccinations are mandatory in accordance with your licensed veterinarian’s recommendations for participation in any training classes for dogs over 4 months old.

  • (5) 1 hour classes
  • Cost: $125
  • Age: 4 months to 1 year
  • Limit: 5 per class

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Pet Therapy Prep

Do you think you and your dog have what it takes to be a pet therapy team? In this 5 week class we will discuss what is necessary for you and your dog to pass an exam as a therapy team and practice those skills in class.  We will put your dog’s knowledge of basic obedience skills (like sit, down and stay) to the test in more distracting environments with novel stimuli. Both dog and handler attend all 5 classes.

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Agility for Fun!

Are you looking for a way to mentally and physically stimulate your dog during this cold, Chicago winter? Join our Agility for Fun class to practice using agility equipment in a fun way! The purpose of this class is to strengthen your bond with your dog as well as to engage your dog’s mind and body. Both dog and handler attend all 5 classes.

  • (5) 1 hour classes
  • Cost: $150
  • Age: 4 months and up
  • Limit: 5 per class

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Nosework for Fun!

Similar to search and rescue work, nosework is an activity where dogs seek out different scents hidden in various environments. There are many benefits of a dog learning nosework which include physical activity, mental stimulation, confidence building, relationship building with handler, as well as enrichment. Nosework is a great exercise for any dog, including those who may have restrictions due to age or physical limitations. It is even a good way for dogs who may have too much energy to be able to focus on a specific task.

  • (5) 1 hour classes
  • Cost: $150
  • Ages: 4 months and up
  • Limit: 5 per class

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Basic Buddies

This 5 week class is all about teaching your dog good behaviors such as sit, down, stay, and more. The first week is a human learner only class (no dogs) where we will learn about you and your dog's needs and teach you about positive reinforcement. Current Rabies and DA2PP vaccinations are mandatory in accordance with your licensed veterinarian’s recommendations for participation in any training classes.

  • (5) 1 hour classes
  • Cost $125
  • Age 1 year and older
  • Limit 5 

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