In-Home Training Options

A SOUND BEGINNING BEHAVIORAL TRAINING PROGRAM

Changing Behavior for a Positively Sound Future

For those who prefer personalized training in the comfort of your home, we offer the following options: 


A SOUND FUTURE

The training package includes:

  • Initial phone contact guaranteed 24 hour response from our in-home behavior training coordinator
  • A one and a half hour in-home training session with the whole family
  • E-mail follow-up support / guidelines on the training taught
  • Lifetime MEMBERSHIP to the A Sound Beginning Program giving you unlimited access to video links and handouts on behavior and problem solving
  • If additional in-home support is needed, the follow-up visits are discounted

FEE: $150 *


A SUPPORT SYSTEM

A training package when more help is needed to ensure A SOUND BEGINNING.

  • First session is same as above, but includes two additional one-hour in-home sessions.
  • These are scheduled on an agreed upon time between you and your trainer and will take place within a 2-month time frame.
  • Our trainer will be available by phone or email consultation to assist you during the learning process to answer your questions and guide you each step of the way.
  • Lifetime MEMBERSHIP to the A Sound Beginning Program giving you unlimited access to video links and handouts on behavior and problem solving

FEE: $325 *

 


*Travel Fees:  We service the greater Chicagoland area. Travel fees MAY apply when the distance is greater than 25 miles from Winfield, Il. Contact us to check on travel fees, IF applicable.

Terms: Purchasing an In-Home training package signifies that you agree to the following Terms of Service

 

Contact us:

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Call:  630-776-8197 (Office hours are: M-F 9am-4pm)

 

 

 

NO POPS, SHOCKS, OR CANS OF ROCKS!

  • We are totally positive reinforcement trainers using humane, science-based methods.
  • We do not advocate nor use choke chains, prong collars, shock collars, force, fear, or intimidation.
  • We dedicate our training program to improving the relationship between dogs and their people.
  • References: American College of Veterinary Behaviorists www.dacvb.org

 

American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior (AVSAB) is committed to improving the quality of life of all animals and strengthening the bond between animals and their owners. Read their position statements on:

  1. Dominance - the theory of dominance and relationships between animals
  2. Punishment-based training – why it should not be used in behavior modification.

For More Info Contact

Julie Dorsey-Oskerka
Program Coordinator

Phone

630-776-8197

Email
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Friendly Support

We're here to help. Our experienced trainers guide you through every step of the process as you learn how to build a lifetime relationship with your dog based on trust and understanding. 

Quick Start Package

Would you like to know more about your dog? Would you like to prevent mistakes and create a positive training plan without being overwhelmed? Check out our Intro to Training package.

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In-Home Training

For those who prefer personalized training in the comfort of your home, we offer several options with one of our experienced behavioral trainers using only humane, science-based methods.

Modular Classes

Our classes are modular so that you can choose a location (throughout Chicagoloand) and time that best suits your schedule each week. View our calendar for upcoming sessions.