Champaign-Urbana's dog training center

Beginner Classes

Home Companion

By on Mar 24, 2014 in Beginner Classes, Classes |

An 8-week course for dogs beginning their training that emphasizes the foundation training essential for well-behaved pets. NOTE: Dogs must be at least 6 months old. Owners learn to teach their dogs such skills as sit and lie down on command, come when called, stay in one spot until released, and walk on a loose lead. Common behavior problems such as jumping on people, getting in the garbage, etc., are also addressed. The Canine Good Citizen (CGC) test, sponsored by the American Kennel Club, is given at the end of each session. Dogs must pass the CGC to go on to more advanced courses. Rescue dogs (from a shelter or other rescue organization) get a 20% discount on their first class. Please bring adoption papers to the first class. Register online Non-Member class fees: $100.00 for the first course with this dog $55.00 for subsequent sessions with the same...

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Sub-Novice

By on Mar 24, 2014 in Beginner Classes, Classes |

In the Sub-Novice class basic obedience skills learned in Home Companion will be perfected and expanded. Students will also be introduced to the foundational skills and handling techniques used in obedience, rally and agility competition. This class is a per-requisite for many of our classes, including agility. Register...

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