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. 

 

 

Upcoming Classes

Puppy Love Program – Puppies 8 – 12 weeks can start in our 3 week Puppy Love Program. Next one starts Saturday October 14th @ 8 am.

Canine Good Neighbour Prep Class – After all your hard work helping your puppy become a model canine companion, consider taking our 4 week, Canadian Canine Good Neighbour preparation course.  Next class starts Wednesday November 15th @ 8:00 p.m.   Prerequisite – Puppy Masters.

Puppy Applause I Puppies 12 – 18 weeks ready for basic obedience can join our Puppy Applause I Program – next class starts Thursday September  28th @ 7:00 p.m.

Puppy Applause II Graduates of Puppy Applause I Continue their education with our Puppy Applause II Program. We have classes  Tuesday November 7th @ 7:30 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 Saturday September 23rd @ 10:00 a.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 Tuesday November 7th @ 8:30 p.m.

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, October 5th @ 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 Wednesday October 18th @ 8:00 p.m.

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

Beginner I  classes are Monday October 2nd – 30th @ 5:00 p.m.

Beginner 11  NEW DAYTIME class Thursday October 5th – 26th @ 1:00 p.m.

Advanced  classes are Wednesday October 4th – 25th @ 4:30 p.m.

Competition Masters  classes are Monday October 2nd – 30th @ 3:30 p.m.

Intermediate Skills classes are offered Sunday October 1st – 29th @ 11:45 am.

Foundation Skills  classes are offered Sunday October 1st – 29th @ 10:45 a.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.

Camp dates –

Monday August 14th – 18th (cancelled)