TRAINING CLASSES OFFERED AT BUNK AND BISCUIT
Our puppy class is available to pups between the ages of 8 and 20 weeks old at the start of class. In this class, we will focus on a variety of puppy issues including potty training, mouthing, proper socialization, jumping and dog to dog interaction. Puppies will have time to learn and socialize with other puppies of various sizes. Socialization at a young age helps teach puppies how to communicate with other dogs, bite inhibition and helps prevent future dog aggression and reactivity. We will also work on basic manners and obedience. Classes run for 6 weeks meeting once per week and are $130. The first class is always orientation for humans only. Please do not bring dogs to your first class.
For dogs 20 weeks or older. In our manners class we will teach you how to communicate effectively with your dog. We will work on a variety of issues such as: leash walking, jumping and leave it. We will also learn basic obedience such as: sit, stay, down, come and place. Every dog and handler team is different and has different issues, so we will cater to what you and your dog need. Classes run for 6 weeks meeting once per week and are $130. The first class is always orientation for humans only. Please do not bring your dogs to your first class.
Is there a lot of ‘drama’ that happens when you have guests over? Does your dog constantly bark or alert when they think they hear something at the door? When guests come over, do you have to apologize for your dog’s behavior because they are jumping all over them? In this class, we will learn to cut the drama from the door and teach you how to train your dog to be calm and collected when people come OVER. Door Manners is a 4 week class meeting once per week for an hour and is $100 for the class.
Does your dog need some way to get rid of excess energy? Is your dog too smart for its own good? In tricks class, every week we will go over 2 to 3 new tricks to teach your dog. This class is great for any age dog and human. Be prepared to ‘wow’ your friends with your pup’s new skills. Tricks class runs for 4 weeks meeting once per week and is $100.
In this class, we will spend 3 weeks working on one of the hardest skills: Leash Walking! This class will focus on building a foundation and then working up to distractions. We will go over different ‘equipment’ to use and how to properly use them. This class will require a lot of work outside of class, so please come ready to learn! Leash Walking is a 3 week class meeting for one hour per week and is $75 for the class.
Reactive Dog Class:
Do you have a dog that barks/lunges at other dogs when they see them? In this class we will learn hoe to communicate with your our dogs and make them feel comfortable around other dogs. We will focus on using positive techniques to change behavior. This is an intense class, so please come prepared to learn. Reactive Dog classes are limited to just 4 people/pets per class. This is a 6 week class meeting one hour per week and is $160 for the course. The first class is always orientation for parents only. Please do not bring your dog to the first session.
This class is ALL about building confidence in your dog. We will play games, use different training techniques, and show your dog how it can be fun and safe to interact with the environment. We will also focus on learning to read your dog and what they are trying to tell you. This class requires the trainers approval for admittance. This is a 3 week class meeting for one hour per week and is $100 for the course.
Shy/Fearful Dog Class:
Have a dog that’s a little scared of people? Is your dog scared of loud noises or specific things? Then this class is for you! In this class, we will be learning about different training techniques and how they will help build an understanding relationship with your shy or fearful dog. We will use techniques to build your dog’s confidence around people, various objects and noises. Instructor approval required before class. This is a 6 week class meeting one hour per week and is $130 for the course.
This is a 6 week course that will show you how to use everything we learned in real life scenarios and help refine skills. Every week we will practice specific skills in real scenarios. At the last class, you will also be tested to receive the Canine Good Citizen title. You receive a certificate and ribbon, and the title will stay with your dog for their whole life. It is a step towards therapy dog, more advanced titles, or just getting a better behaved pet. This is a 6 week class meeting one hour per week and is $130 for the course.
Agility is a fun and fast paced obstacle course that you run with your dog. Our Agility Foundations class focuses on introducing all the obstacles and skills for you and your pup to be successful in Agility. Dogs must be 6 months or older. This is a 6 week class meeting one hour per week and is $150 for the course.