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. 

Dealing With Dogs will be closed from Saturday December 23rd until Monday January 1st inclusive for the Christmas Holidays.  From all of us at DWD, Merry Christmas and all the best in 2018!!

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Upcoming Classes

Puppy Love Program – Puppies 8 – 12 weeks can start in our 3 week Puppy Love Program. Next one starts Saturday January 6th @ 8:00 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 T.B.A.   Prerequisite – Puppy Masters.

Puppy Applause I Puppies 12 – 18 weeks ready for basic obedience can join our Puppy Applause I Program – next class starts Wednesday January 3rd @ 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 January 16th @ 7:30 p.m. and Saturday January 20th @ 11:00 a.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 January 20th @ 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 January 16th @ 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  A course that teaches your dog to follow scents in an energetic and fun program. Next class starts Thursday January 4th @ 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 January 10th @ 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 January 8th – 29th @ 7:00 p.m. (NEW DOGS)

Intermediate  NEW DAYTIME class Thursday January 4th – 25th @ 12:30 p.m.

Beginner 11  Monday January 8th – 29th @ 5:00 p.m.

Advanced  classes are Wednesday January 3rd -31st @ 4:00 p.m.

Competition Masters  classes are Monday January 8th – 29th @ 3:30 p.m.

Intermediate Skills classes are offered Monday January 8th – 29th @ 6:00 p.m.

Foundation Skills  classes are offered Wednesday January 3rd – 31st @ 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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