Life Skills 4 Dogs 1
This course is the perfect start for puppies from the age of 16 weeks|4 months or as a refresher for an adult dog. We cover all the basic foundations that your dog will need and we focus on management strategies for life skills they will need in today's busy world.
Life Skills for Dogs 1, teaches focus and impulse control foundations of dog training, good manners, and innovative fun ways to train your dog to be a well-mannered canine companion, sets you both up for a lifetime of success.
We will cover all the basics: Sit|Down,Leave It, Appropriate Greetings (with people),Mat/Boundaries, Loose Lead, Recall.
This program builds a strong, working relationship between you and your dog, a dog who is a willing partner, eager to learn, and happy to work.
Response to name
Basic cues - Sit, Down & Stay
Play skills with toys & food
Middle - the portable safe place
Boundaries - Send your dog to a bed/mat/crate
Cafe Etiquette - Settle on cue
Greeting without jumping up
Come when called
Walking on a loose lead
This class is not suitable for dogs who are excessively vocal, fearful or aggressive when in the presence of other dogs or people. If your dog reacts in an over excited, over the top, reactive or aggressive manner then please contact us about private lessons.
Refund policy - tickets are non-refundable. We can transfer your space to another date where 14 days notice or more is given
Life Skills 4 Dogs 2
WHEN & WHEN
Rautawhiri Reserve, Helensville,
Sessions are 45 mins
Our 5 week Life Skills for Dogs 2 program is the perfect solution to continue your dog’s training and social skills after our Life Skills 4 Dogs 1 Class.
In Life Skills 4 Dogs 2 we continue enjoying the relationship we have already started building with our dog. We play interactive games, learn some tricks, continue looking at human & dog body language, sharpen our manners that you can take into any life situation, continue to improve our recalls, fine tune any problem areas you may still have with your dog.
If you have been through our Life Skills 4 Dogs 1 program, this is the next best step to continue your training journey!
The prerequisite for this class is Life Skills 4 Dogs 1 or the equivalent.
These group classes cover:
Special emphasis on Impulse control
Special emphasis on distractions & proofing
Interactive & Mind games
Recall back to owner and recall from distractions
Loose -Lead Walking
This class is not suitable for dogs who are excessively vocal, fearful or aggressive when in the presence of other dogs or people. If your dog reacts in an over excited, over the top, reactive or aggressive manner then please contact us about a private lessons.