We offer a core set of classes based around the AKC Family Dog program as well as other enrichment and sports classes on a rotational basis. Whatever your need, there is bound to be a class to fit you and your dog. Take a look at our current offerings and sign up today.
We have two puppy class options:
If weekends work better for you and you need some flexibility, join us for our Perfect Puppy class! This class will run the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month for four unique sessions, giving you the opportunity to attend the Paws and Claws Puppy Socials on alternating weeks for a great puppy start. Each session we will cover topics of puppy manners, housetraining, crate training, walking on a leash, socialization, puppy games, tricks and more while also having a super fun time building a great relationship.
If you want a weeknight class that will cover all the fundamentals for raising your puppy right, join us for Pawsitive Puppies! This is a 6 week class where we will play games, learn pawsome tricks, and grow a wonderful relationship for your and your pup. Topics will include: housetraining, chewing, play, socialization, basic manners, loose leash walking, come when called, and much more!
Paws & People: Canine connection class
This is the class where you will learn all about training your dog and unleashing all their potential as great canine companions! Join us for 8 weeks of good manners, basic obedience, cooperative care, training games, techniques, tips and tricks. We will have fun, build your relationship with your dog, and help you accomplish the training that is important to you for the most enjoyable life with your dog. This is the class for anyone looking to train the skills and behaviors for their ideal canine companion/family dog.
Class size will be limited so everyone gets time and attention. Cost is $160
Anyone that is looking to pass the AKC Canine Good Citizen test will have the option to take the test at the end of class and we will cover those skills.
tricks for fun
Trick training is a great way to develop better training skills and a great relationship with your pup! It is also a ton of fun. In this four week class we will cover all the tricks you need for the AKC Novice Trick title and then some! We will also work on any tricks you have been hoping to teach your pup. We will keep a list of all the awesome tricks your pup learns, typically dogs end the class with 15-20 tricks learned. Cost for the class is $80 and great for all levels and ages. Title is totally optional, we are there for the fun.
We offer introductory sport classes for fun and skill building. Currently we are offering an introductory scent class for those that are interested in trying out nosework/scentwork and for those just looking for a fun thing to do with their dogs that will provide some great mental stimulation. We also offer introductory Rally classes. Rally is a fun sport for all dogs that will also build your obedience skills.
saturday sampler Series
Looking for something fun to do with your dog? Not sure what activity you will both enjoy the most? Or have something specific you want to work on? Join us on Saturday mornings where we will play with a variety of sports, activities, and skills. Topics will range from Rally, Tricks, Nosework to Loose Leash Walking, Stays, Coming When Called and more! This class is $18, or you can purchase multiple sessions at discounted prices and attend the ones that are of most interest to you.
We have an AKC Fitness Club as well as many fitness class and session offerings. We do one hour circuit workouts, parkour, group walks and hikes, and fitness and balance classes. These classes are great for keeping your dog in optimal health, building a strong relationship, and increasing your training skills. All fitness activities are lead by a certified canine fitness pro.
We offer private lessons in person and virtually, as well as board and train options to meet your needs. If you are looking for help with problem behavior or manners training, or want to get your puppy off to a great start, give us a call or send a message and we can set up a consultation. We also do fitness lessons and plans to get and keep your dog in great shape or to get them back into shape following an injury. Pricing starts at $100/hour for individual private lessons, packages are offered at varying price levels. Board and train packages are customizable and start at $500/week.