Contact us today to start private training lessons with your dog!
*Private Lesson packages must be completed within 6 weeks of the start date. Travel fees apply for in home lessons.
Puppy Pre-School: This course is for young puppies age 6 weeks to 16 weeks who are in their critical socialization period. Three lessons include:
Cost is $195 for 3 Private Lessons- Travel fees apply for in-home training
Basic Manners:This course teaches basic training commands that every dog should learn. The basics are perfect for any age dog with little or no previous training. Four lessons include:
Cost is $260 for 4 Private Lessons -Travel fees apply for in-home training
Advanced Manners:This training course is for dogs with some previous training. It provides challenging and fun activities to keep your dog’s mind active and to keep you on your toes! Four lessons include:
Cost is $260 for 4 Private Lessons -Travel fees apply for in home training
Private lessons are available for most of our specialty classes as well! Check out all of the classes offered here.
Package lessons are 45 minute sessions. Taking a group class but missed one? Make up lessons are $25/30 minutes-limited availability.
Ideal DOG Private Puppy, Basic and Advanced Manners Lessons
If you have relied solely on group classes for training in the past, you know how difficult it can be to free up a set space in your schedule to make it to all of the classes. Ideal Dog offers unique private lessons,showing you how to train your dog, but on your schedule. Private lessons give you hours of undivided attention, and you will love the results. No consult is required before scheduling if your dog is free from aggression or significant behavior issues. Just call or email to start a manners training package when you are ready! Single session private manners training cost is $75/hour. If your dog has a behavior concern and more than manners training is needed, a Behavior Evaluation is required. Travel fee is $1.50 per mile round trip, minimum $15 fee.
Compare Group Classes to Private Lessons
|Private Lessons||Group Classes|
|Very limited distractions||Groups of 4-8 students working at once|
|Schedule flexible||Set schedule and time|
|Teacher’s attention all yours||Teacher’s attention divided among participants|
|Individualized instruction for you and your dog||Instruction geared to the group|
|Immediate feedback and encouragement||Not as much attention from teacher|
|Cost well worth the results||Ok for some, but not ideal for others|
Short on time? Let us train your dog for you!
Full Service Training:Choose this option if you want a well-mannered dog, but do not have the time to train and exercise him yourself. Letting a professional dog trainer do the work for you gets faster results and takes the stress off of you to fix the problem on your own. One hour of training and exercising is combined for the ultimate canine workout. Activities are based on dog’s personality, individual needs and owner's goals.
Full Service Training activities include but are not limited to:
Exercise activities include but are not limited to:
Full Service Training Cost: $75/hour for a single session purchase- travel fees apply
Manners BOOT CAMP:
Boot Camp offers the opportunity for our trainers to give your dog a manners makeover! You don’t have to send your dog off to a kennel! This full service package option is perfect for training and socializing puppies. Boot Camp gives your dog 1 hour + of exercise and training combined per session for a month of intense training. Boot Camp includes a bonus end of training transfer lesson. Let us do the main work, and you can enjoy the results!
Boot Camp saves you money in the long run and gives you peace of mind that your dog is getting the care, attention and training he needs before it is too late! We can come to you, or you can drop your dog off at our training center for each lesson, much like taking a kid to a dance, or music lesson. We strive to make educating your dog hassle free!
Full Service Boot Camp Training Packages: 8 sessions: $480, 12 sessions $720, 16 sessions $960
Puppy Power Packages: 8 sessions with Half Day Stay includes a walk and additional play session(stay up to 4 hours) $600
(for puppies under 6 months of age)