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We offer both private lessons and group classes at our training facility. Privates are available on Wednesday and Thursdays. Group classes take place on week days and weekends. We are closed on Monday and Tuesday.

Private sessions are $85/hr at our facility
Private sessions are $100/hr at owners homes
(We only travel within 15 minutes of Asbury Park)

Please read our FAQ page to see if group classes are a good fit for you and your dog! If you feel your dog already meets the requirements of any of these classes and wish to skip ahead, please email us to set up an appointment with our trainer so we can assess your dog.

Age level: 8 weeks to 16 weeks
Class length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $285

We will help jump start your dogs socialization, confidence, body handling and address common road blocks like jumping, nipping and potty training. There will be a play group at the end of class. Dogs may be separated by size.
Puppies attending kindergarten should have started their distemper/parvo series, be on dewormers and flea & tick meds. 

Puppy Kindergarten 

Level 1: Foundational Skills
Age level: 4 months and older
Class length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $350

Teach your dog how fun it can be to follow commands and lay the groundwork for skills that are key in developing a well-mannered canine.

Basic skills taught in Level 1 include but are not limited to:
- Stationary attention and name recognition
- Sit, both verbal and with hand signals
- Wait
- Lay down
-Polite greetings
-Into to loose leash walking
-Body handling

Level 2: Skill Building
Age level: 4 months & up
Class length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $350

We will build upon everything taught in level 1 and add in more challenges that will be useful in the real world. 

- Auto sit at doorways,, and for greeting strangers.
-Go to your “place”
-Laying down
-Coming when called 
-Stay
-Focus
-Confidence building exercises

Level 3: Reliability 
Age level: 4 months and up
Class length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $350

Now that your dog has a solid foundation, your dog's skills will really start to shine. We will begin working on more complex behaviors and teaching your dog how to truly settle and relax in the presence of exciting things. 

-Settle
-Loose leash past distractions
-Come with distractions
-Drop it
-Leave it
-Help with any common behaviors
-Confidence building exercises

Veterinary approval before registering for class is advised.

We offer two levels of Agility:
-Intro to Agility & Agility 1
Age level: 1 year & up
Class length: 5 weeks
Tuition: $250

We will offer puppy agility in the future. 
Both classes offered are NON-competitive, dogs must be in good physical condition.
Dog must have reliable recall
Dogs cannot be aggressive towards people or dogs.

Obstacles and skills taught in Intro:
-Confidence Building
-Body Awareness
-Tunnels
-Jumps

Obstacles and skills taught in Agility 1 :
-Contact obstacles (dog walk, teeter)
-Weave polls 
-Sending dog out to an obstacle
-Target training

Same offerings as above but modified for dogs who are still growing.

No age restrictions!
No prerequisites!
Class length: 5 weeks
Tuition: $250

This 5-week course is a fantastic outlet to let your dog use natural behaviors, to strengthen your relationship and build confidence. We incorporate scavenger hunts, find it games, puzzle toys, food, exercise and more! Dogs are never too young or too old for scent work. Scent work is not only fun but a great confidence builder for all dogs. 

Level 5: Canine Good Citizen
Age level: 8 months & up
Class length: 6 weeks
Tuition: $350

The Canine Good Citizen test is a nationally recognized program that instills a sense of responsibility and good manners in dogs and owners alike. The heart of the CGC program is the 10-step CGC test. The CGC award is a prerequisite for many therapy dog organizations

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