Try Our Free Intro to Training Class

Would you like to know more about your dog?  Would you like to prevent mistakes and create a positive training plan without being overwhelmed? Whether you just got a puppy, recently adopted, or even if you’ve had your dog for a long time...this is a great option to get you started off on the right path!

This is a "Free" class open to the general public. Join us to learn how dogs learn and how best to teach them and how to begin a positive training plan.

CLASS DESCRIPTION 

This one hour class will cover the following topics:

  • NOT EVERY WAG MEANS THEY’RE GLAD - Learn what your dog is saying by understanding the communication and language of dogs AND learn what YOU can do to help your dog understand YOUR language!
  • CLICKS and TREATS - How to begin training to establish a trusting relationship by using positive reinforcement.
  • MINE! - Learn how to prevent a dog from guarding things of value and what to do if you need to take something away.
  • WHO IS THAT? - Teach your dog to be comfortable around new people, places, other animals, and cope with changes in their environment.

HOW IT WORKS

  • STEP 1:  View our calender to find a free Intro to Training class near you!
  • STEP 2:  Click on the Register button and complete the registration form.
  • STEP 3:  You will receive an email with details confirming your registration.

NOTES:

  • THIS IS A PEOPLE-TRAINING CLASS (without your dog)
  • You must register -- ONE REGISTRATION covers the whole family

Class Calendar!

Class Schedule

Click Here to view class schedule and locations.

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.