K9 Life Skills 3 Click here to register
Thursday 10/10/19 9:00 am 1 DROP IN Spot open week 2-3 LAST Session this year!
This fun three week class meets at a different outdoor location each week and works on real life social skills: leash walking, come when called, leave it, and polite greetings with people and other dogs. Dogs must be friendly with other dogs and people. Pre-Requisite Basic Manners or K9 Life Skills 1 and 2 or equivalent. Handlers and dogs must be able to walk 45+ minutes on a variety of terrain. This is a great class to prepare for the AKC CGCU- Urban Canine!
Cost is $75, 3 weeks, class limit is 6 students
Puppy Pre-School Click Here to Register
Wednesday 10/9/19 6:00 pm FULL
Wednesday 10/30/19 6:00 pm FULL
Wednesday 11/20/19 6:00 pm 6 spots open ( no class Wed 11/27/19 for Holiday break)
Reserved for puppies 8-16 weeks old in their critical socialization phase
3 classes cover the following:
Start your new puppy off on the right paw!
Cost is $75, 3 week class, limit is 6-8 puppies
Private training lessons are available Emailor call Lynsie today !
Just for Kicks Tricks Click Here To Register
Starts Wednesday 10/23/19 1:00 pm FULL
Trick training is a great addition to any training repertoire. Learn how to use a clicker to precisely train just about anything! This class teaches tricks that build confidence in your canine companion and qualify for the AKC Novice Trick Dog title! Looking to get the title? Register your dog with the AKC- mixed breeds welcome!
Four one hour classes include the tricks"Get in( a box), shake (both paws, spin,twist(left/right),targeting/touch,get on (a platform), paws up, balance beam, jump through a hoop, speak, crawl, high five, push ups, find it, give a kiss, take a bow, say hi/wave.
Cost is $95 for Group Class, limit is 6 students. (cost includes a clicker). For any age dog
Does your dog already know these tricks and want to learn new ones? Contact us for private lessons or AKC Trick Dog Testing to earn your title!
K9 Life Skills 1 Click Here To Register
Wednesday 9/18/19 7:30 pm FULL
Wednesday 10/30/19 7:30 pm FULL
This first step fun 3 week class starts the essential skills needed for any age dog to be a great companion. Life skills are divided into 3 step classes, 1,2, and 3 for optimal learning and schedule flexibility. The training skills are the same as our 6 week Basic Manners class split into two 3 week sessions( Skills 1 and Skills 2).
Life Skills 1 teaches:
Basic Principles of Positive Reinforcement and Clicker training( clicker is optional)
"Sit", "Down", "Stay"
"Come", Polite Leash Walking
"Off" Polite greetings
Impulse control- "Say please"
Cost is $75, 3 weeks, class limit is 4-6 students
K9 Life Skills 2 Click Here To Register
Sunday 10/6/19 12:00 pm FULL
Wednesday 10/9/19 7:30 pm FULL
Wednesday 11/20/19 7:30 pm 2 spots open ( No Class Wed 11/27 for Holiday break)
This second step class continues the skills set to teach additional cues for a well rounded canine companion. 3 weeks of training for any age dog. Pre-requisite Puppy Pre-School, K9 Life Skills 1, or STAR Puppy or equivalent
"Sit", "Down", "Stay"
Tricks and fun games that build confidence
Cost is $75, 3 weeks, class limit is 4 Students
Intro to Nose Work Step 2 Click Here To Register
Next session starts Monday 10/28/19 5:30 pm 3 spots open
Intro to Nose Work Fun 2 continues strengthening the foundation of the game of Nose Work learned in Intro class. Motivation is increased and distractions are added by working in new environments each week, including exterior areas. The Level 2 class helps dogs develop a strong foundation for scent work. This strong foundation is important before odor is introduced. One of the many challenges faced by working canines and their handlers is encountering new environments. All work is continued searching for a primary reward.
Cost is $95 for Group Class, 4 weeks, limit is 6 students.
Training Center Location:
528 N. Main St.
Group training classes allow an instructor to teach you how to train your dog.
Classes are held on a set day and time each week for the set number of weeks.
Our group classes have 4-8 dog handler teams per class. Classes are 1 hour long.
To Register: Complete an online form on this website
OR Sign up at our neighbor store The Pampurr'd Pet during business hours-
(pay with cash or check only at the store) credit online
If you don't see a group class that works for you,
contact us about private training lessons.
Private lessons are custom to fit your schedule!
Please note-If your dog has behavior concerns group classes are not appropriate and private training/behavior counselingis needed. No refunds can be given if dogs must be excused from class for disruptive behavior. Thank you for understanding.
Intro to Nose Work Step 3-Intro to Odor Click Here To Register
Next session starts Monday 11/25/19 at 5:30 pm 4 spots open
This third step class introduces dogs and handlers to searching for the odor scented swabs. Dogs and handlers must have completed both Intro and Step 2 class and have approval from the instructor to start work on odor. 4 weeks of training.
Cost is $95, 4 weeks, Class limit is 6 students
Beginning Containers and Interiors Click Here to Register
Next session will be held February 2020
This first step skill building class will help students learn about container searches at the very beginner level. Improving handling skills, and teaching dogs to perform focused novice searches. Pre-requisite Intro to Odor.
Cost is $95, 4 weeks. Class limit is 5- held at Ideal DOG LLC
Skill Building Nose Work Class Click Here to Register
Session-Starts Thursday 11/7/19 -4 class session (no class Thursday 11/28 Thanksgiving)
6:30 pm-8:00 pm-Pickett Community Center Pickett, WI $20/class
This skill building class is for students who have completed Intro to Odor and are training for competition. Students build Skills for Interior and Container searches at a Pre-Novice/Novice Advanced level searching for Birch/Anise/Clove. 4 week session cost is $80
Advanced Skill Building Nose Work Class Click Here To Register
Session-Starts Thursday 11/7/19-4 class session ( No class 11/28/19 Thanksgiving)
5:00 pm-6:30 pm -Pickett Community Center Pickett, WI- $20/class
Search and Learn classes are for students who are working on multiple odors (Birch/Anise/Clove/Cypress) and are looking to build their skills for competition. Geared towards those who are competing at or above Advanced Level. Different challenges each week to work on Interior and Container searches. 4 week session cost is $80
AKC Canine Good Citizen Click Here to Register
Tuesday 9/10/19 7:15 pm FULL
This advanced training 6 week course is for dogs with some previous training. Students learn all of the behaviors needed to pass the American Kennel Club, Canine Good Citizen Test ( AKC CGC). Go to: http://www.akc.org/events/cgc/ for more information. Upon successful completion of this class, students will be well prepared to take the test and earn the official AKC CGC Performance Title! This class includes the test! Dogs MUST be social with strangers, free from issue with other dogs and free from aggression concerns to participate.
Six, 1 hour classes include:
Cost is $145, Class limit is 5 students- Prerequisite Advanced Manners is recommended
Ready to just take the CGC test or already have the CGC?
Please contact us if you are interested in CGCA, CGCU or Trick Dog testing
Dog Sports Sampler Class! Click Here To Register
Contact us if you are interested in this class!
This 3 week class explores a different dog sport each week! Rally obedience, Agility, Nose Work Scent Training. Sample a new sport each week and see what fits you and your dog best! Use clicker training to teach a wide variety of skills that are useful in every day life and beyond! Fun foundation skills for dog sports that build attention and focus!
Cost is $75 per dog/handler team, class limit is 5, cost includes a clicker
Pre-requisite Basic Manners- dogs must be free from behavior concern
Agility Fun Click Here to Register
Classes start Saturday 11/16/19 10:00 am 3 spots open
and Saturday 11/16/19 11:15 am 2 spots open
This fun 4 week class teaches handlers and dogs fun agility skills. Great for confidence building and improving team work for any age dog! Pre-Requisite Basic Manners or equivalent. Dogs must be free from behavior concern and able to work up to being off leash and under control around other dogs.
Cost is $95, 4 weeks, class limit is 5 students
Introduction to Nose Work Click HERE to Register
Next session starts Monday 9/30/19 at 5:30 pm FULL
K9 Nose Work is a new cool dog sport in which handler and dog teams compete to find the hidden scents. Beginning Nose Work class focuses on building a dog’s desire to hunt and scent independently. This 4 week class starts dogs searching boxes and hunting for a primary reward such as food or a favorite toy. The goal is to take the dog’s focus off of the handler and instead follow his/her nose. After completion, dogs and handlers are prepared to continue on to second level searching in new environments with more difficult hides.
Cost is $95 for Group Class, limit is 5 students.
Private lessons available! Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 920-791-0990 for details!
Agility Fun 2 Click Here To Register
Classes start Saturday 11/16/19 1:30 pm 1 spot open
This fun 4 week class starts building dog's confidence on equipment- Students must have taken Agility Fun Step 1, Dog Sport Sampler or equivalent foundation skills on the flat.
Re-calls-Go to Target with increased distance-Start line wait/lead outs
Jump skills-Curved Tunnels-Beginner Contact Equipment- Dog Walk Plank
Confidence building- w/ Tippy Boards and Mini Teeter
2-6 weave polls (working entries only for dogs under 12 months)
Cost is $95. 4 weeks Class limit is 4 students.
Agility Fun 3 Click Here to Register
Classes start Saturday 11/16/19 3:00 pm 2 spots open
This fun 4 week class starts dogs working on Teeter performance and 12 weave polls- Students must have taken Agility Fun Step 2 or equivalent.
Beginner Teeter work
6-12 Weave Polls (working entries only for dogs under 12 months)
Crosses on the flat and with low jumps
Cost is $95. 4 weeks Class Limit is 4 students.
Therapy DOG Skills Click Here To Register
Next session will start Thursday 1/2/20 at 5:00 pm 6 spots open
In this fun 4 week class you and your dog will be introduced to cues and skills needed
to become a great therapy dog team. This class is for dogs 1 year of age who have completed a Basic and Advanced Manners/ CGC class or equivalent. Dogs must be outgoing, social with all people and children and free from issue with other dogs.
Upon completion dogs and handlers will have a good understanding of the skills needed to be prepared to explore Therapy Dog opportunities. The final class session dogs who graduate visit an assisted living facility!
Cost is $95, limit is 8 students. For dogs over 1 year of age
Don't see the right class for you? IdealDOG offers private training lessons for every dog! Contact us or email email@example.com today to discuss which option may work best for you!
Intro to Treibball
Available as private lessons! Contact us today to schedule!
Treibball (pronounced Tribe-ball) is a positive-reinforcement sport for dogs of all ages and sizes, who love to play chase games or who just love to herd. It’s great fun for any energetic dog that works well off-leash and needs a job, or any herding breed that doesn’t have a flock!
Intro to Treibball 6 lesson program teaches dogs and handlers the foundation skills needed to get started in this fun sport.
The verbal cues used in American Treibball are
Cost for 6 private lessons is $355 includes a ball and clicker
Advanced Manners Click Here To Register
Tuesday 10/22/19 at 7:15 pm FULL
This is a great advanced class for students seeking a fun challenge after basic training. In this 6 week class you and your dog will work on the following:
Cost is $145 Limit is 5 students. Best for dogs over 6 months old, Pre-requisite Basic Manners or both K9 Life Skills 1 &2
AKC STAR Puppy (Manners) Click Here To Register
Monday 11/11/19 7:30 pm FULL
Thursday 12/5/19 6:15 pm 4 spots open and 7:30 pm 3 spots open ( No classes on 12/26 Holiday break)
Thursday 1/30/19 6:15 pm 6 spots open and 7:30 pm 6 spots open
This 6 week course is for puppies under 7 months of age (depends on personality, breed/size). For Thursday night classes we try to have older-and/or larger breed puppies take the 7:30 pm class to allow for best play for off leash socialization. We recommend starting with Puppy Pre-School class for puppies under 14 weeks of age. If your dog has any behavior concerns with strangers or other dogs contact us for guidance on what services will be best for you.
Class introduces dogs and handlers to the AKC STAR Puppy program and teaches pre-Canine Good Citizen behaviors.
Pups who complete all 6 weeks may get an AKC STAR Puppy award!
Cost is $125 for 6 weeks, limit is 6 students. Private Puppy Training lessons also available!
Basic Manners Click Here To Register
Tuesday 9/10/19 1:00 pm FULL and 6:00 pm FULL
Tuesday 10/22/19 1:00 pm FULL and 6:00 pm FULL
Tuesday 12/3/19 1:00 pm 6 spots open and 6:00 pm 1 spot open ( no classes 12/24 and 12/31 for holiday break)
This 6 week class offers basic training for any age dog to help him MIND HIS MANNERS! You and your dog will learn and work on the following essential skills:
Cost is $125, 6 weeks, limit is 6 students. For any age dog. Private lessons also available!