Group Classes

Group Lessons at Plantation Heritage Park

Basic Dog Obedience

Imagine teaching your dog basic skills: sit, down, come, stay, and loose leash walking in a beautiful and fun setting. This six session class will address problem behaviors like jumping up and leash pulling to make your dog a good family member. Our positive, reward based program is a great bonding experience for you and your dog under the lovely shady trees at Plantation Heritage Park. We incorporate games and fun contests during class too!

What?

  • Students will learn practical skills to apply at home, outdoors and at the veterinarian’s office.
  • Over six lessons, your dog will gain confidence and focus while learning and having fun in an enriching environment.

Where?

When?

  • Join us on Saturday mornings for more fun than humans should be allowed!  We run classes from fall through spring.
  • Our next class is being planned for Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 9am and continues for 5 more consecutive Saturdays.

How Much?

  • The cost is $130 per dog and there must be at least one adult handler per dog
  • The $130 fee does not include the park entrance fee of $1.50 per person per lesson

How Long?

  • We’ll meet for about 1 hour during 6 Saturdays

How Many?

  • Class size is limited to 7 dogs; pre- registration is suggested.  There is a 3 dog minimum to start a class.
K9 Fun Nosework

Wouldn’t it be great if your dog could find your keys or your cell phone? Dogs have an amazing sense of smell and a natural desire to hunt. This TWO session class focuses on teaching you how to encourage and develop your dog’s natural scenting abilities by using their desire to hunt and their love of toys, food and exercise. It’s a great class for your dog to have fun, build confidence, and burn lots of mental and physical energy. Dog reactive dogs are welcomed.  Our positive, reward based program is a great bonding experience for you and your dog under the lovely shady trees at Plantation Heritage Park. Join us on Saturday, March 10 and Saturday, March 17 for more fun than humans should be allowed!

What?

  • K9 Fun Nosework focuses on using positive reinforcement to create challenging searching exercises your dog will love.
  • Nosework is a great tool to work with dog reactive dogs.

Where?

When?

  • The next class is being planned forAugust 18, 2018 at 10am.
  • There is a 3 dog minimum to form a class.
  • Join us on 2 consecutive Saturday mornings for more fun than humans should be allowed!

How Much?

  • There will be 5 working slots open for owners and their dog at $50.  Owners joining the class without a dog may observe for $20.
  • The fee above does not include the park entrance fee of $1.50 per person per lesson

How Long?

  • We’ll meet for 1 hour during 2 Saturdays

How Many?

  • Class size for working spots is limited to 5 dogs

Videos from class

Blizzard searches for meat paired with scent

More Information on K9 Nosework

Teaching Tricks

THIS GROUP CLASS IS CLASS IS NO LONGER OFFERED.  PLEASE CALL 954-587-2711 IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN OBTAINING THESE SKILLS THROUGH PRIVATE LESSONS.

Bring our your dog’s inner star! Teaching tricks are not only fun for owners but also help to mentally stimulate your dog’s brain. Tricks are also a great way to build your dog’s confidence and can help the human/canine bond. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to teach your dog some new and fun behaviors!

 

Where?

When?

  • Call us if interested and we will put together a class.
  • Join us on Saturday mornings for more fun than humans should be allowed!

How Much?

  • The cost is $130 per dog and there must be at least one adult handler per dog
  • The $130 fee does not include the park entrance fee of $1.50 per person per lesson

How Long?

  • We’ll meet for 1 hour during 6 Saturdays

How Many?

  • Class size is limited to 7 dogs

 

 

K9 Fun Nosework Clinic at Canine Assisted Therapy

Wouldn’t it be great if your dog could find your keys or your cell phone? Dogs have an amazing sense of smell and a natural desire to hunt. This six session class focuses on teaching you how to encourage and develop your dog’s natural scenting abilities by using their desire to hunt and their love of toys, food and exercise. It’s a great class for your dog to have fun, build confidence, and burn lots of mental and physical energy.  Our positive, reward based program is a great bonding experience for you and your dog.

Our friends at Canine Assisted Therapy are welcoming my students and me to conduct classes at their lovely facility near Prospect and Commercial Blvd.  I am considering starting a class on Monday evenings in September 2018.

What?

  • K9 Fun Nosework focuses on using positive reinforcement to create challenging searching exercises your dog will love.
  • Nosework is a great tool to work with dog reactive dogs.

Where?

  • Canine Assissted Therapy

When?

  • We are working on an upcoming class.
  • There is a 3 dog minimum to form a class.
  • Join us on 6 consecutive Monday evenings for more fun than humans should be allowed!

How Much?

    • There will be 7 working slots open for owners and their dog at $130
Pre-registration and pre-payment is strongly encouraged.  To pre-pay, please call Dawn at 954-587-2711 for registration forms and payment information.
How Long?
  • We’ll meet for 1 hour during 6 Saturdays

How Many?

  • Class size is limited to 7 dogs

Videos from class

Blizzard searches for meat paired with scent

More Information on K9 Nosework

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Group Dog Training Programs

Required Forms

Please completely fill these required forms:

Oh Behave Registration Form

Broward County Liability Form


What to Bring the First Day of Class?

  • The dog student
  • A collar (no choke chains or prong collars)
  • A six foot leash (no retractable leashes)
  • A bag of favorite soft treats cut or broken into small pieces
  • $1.50 per person park entrance fee

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