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. 

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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 August 12th @ 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 Saturday July 22nd @ 9>00 a.m. and Thursday July 27th @ 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 August 30th @ 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 Saturday July 22nd @ 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 September 12th @ 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, September 7th @ 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 (for new dogs) classes are Monday August 7th – 28th @ 7:00 p.m.

Beginner 11  NEW DAYTIME class Thursday August 3rd – 31st @ 1:00 p.m.

Advanced  classes are Wednesday August 2nd – 30th @ 4:30 p.m.

Competition Masters  classes are Monday August 7th – 28th @ 4:30 p.m.

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

Foundation Skills  classes are offered Wednesday August 2nd – 30th @ 6:00 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.

Camp dates –

Monday August 14th – 18th (cancelled)