Welcome to Dealing With Dogs

Start your young puppy with a basic obedience program focusing on socialization, basic commands and how to live with human rules using a positive approach. Continuing education in our adolescent and advanced classes adds distraction training and preparation for the Canine Good Neighbour Test. See our classes for details. 

*DWD Agility for November – April will be held indoors at our Speers Road location.*

Upcoming Classes

Puppy Love Program – Puppies 8 – 12 weeks can start in our 3 week Puppy Love Program. Next one starts Saturday November 5th @ 8am.

Puppy Applause I Puppies 12 – 18 weeks ready for basic obedience can join our Puppy Applause I Program – next class starts Wednesday October 26th @ 7:00 p.m.

Puppy Applause II Graduates of Puppy Applause I Continue their education with our Puppy Applause II Program. We have classes starting Wednesday November 9th @ 8:00 p.m.

Real World 101 – Puppies/dogs over 5 months It is a basic obedience program with focus on leash walking, meeting and greeting and problem solving unwanted “learned” behaviours. The next class is  Thursday November 17th @ 8:00 p.m.

Puppy Masters Graduates of Real World 101 or Puppy Applause II Join our Puppy Masters Program. An advanced course with preparations for the Canine Good Neighbour Test. Next class starts T.B.A.

Dealing With Dogs – “Refresher” is a new 4 week program designed for the dogs that have had a basic obedience program and need a “tune-up”. We cover sit/down/stand to distractions, wait at door, stay, recalls, walking, jumping up and meeting and greeting. The next class starts T.B.A.

Dealing With Scenting is a 4 week scent course that teaches your dog to follow scents in an energetic and fun program. Next class starts Thursday, November 3rd @ 5:45 p.m.

Dealing With Walking is a four week program that works on leash walking and proper meeting and greeting behaviour. Next class starting T.B.A.

Agility Programs – Looking for some fun? Try our agility classes that exercise your dog’s mind as well as his body

Beginner I (for new dogs) classes are Monday November  7th – 28th @ 7:00 p.m.

Intermediate II  classes are Wednesday November 2nd – 30th (5 weeks) @ 4:30 p.m.

Intermediate Skills classes are offered Monday November 7th – 28th @ 6:00 p.m.

Advanced Skills classes are offered Monday November 7th – 28th @ 4:30 p.m.

Foundation Skills  classes are offered Wednesday November 2nd – 30th (5 weeks) @ 5:30 p.m.

Summer Camps – This one week, half day camp for school age children and their dogs, focuses on fun and establishing a bond and partnership between your child and their pet. Children learn to teach their dogs tricks, agility, games and proper walking on leash techniques, as well as enjoy craft time for themselves.

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