Practicing the Sit Stay
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Good Manners Class
Small class size offers individualized attention. Discounts available for adopted rescue dogs on your first class (proof of adoption required). To participate in group classes, dogs must be current on vaccinations and live inside the house with the family. If your dog lives primarily outside, you must commit to keeping your dog inside the house to be accepted into a class. If your dog has a serious aggression issue with dogs or people, please consider Private Training. Unless otherwise noted, all classes are held in Northeast El Paso. Dina is a National Association of Dog Obedience Instructors (NADOI) Certified Instructor, an AKC Approved Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Evaluator, and a Therapy Dogs International (TDI) Certified Therapy Dog Evaluator.
Questions? Phone 915-588-2938 or Email email@example.com. Use the registration button below to sign up.
Puppy class is currently combined with Good Manners- Please see Good Manners I for upcoming dates. Puppies under 1 yr are eliglibe for the S.T.A.R. puppy test if they attend all 6 weeks
of Good Manners I
Handlers will begin to teach the commands sit, down, come and place to their puppies and start leash training. Housebreaking, successful puppy management, basic household manners, and interactive play are introduced. This class includes socialization with other puppies, strangers, and strange objects. An AKC S.T.A.R puppy test is given during the last class session. (puppies do not have to be purebred to participate).
Dogs and puppies 5 months and older.
Proof of at least 3 Distemper/Parvo combo vaccinations is required for puppies. Please do not sign up for class unless you can provide proof of vaccinations! These vaccinations are usually given 3 weeks apart. For adult dogs, proof of up to date
annual vaccine is required.
This class is 1 hour once a week for
6 weeks / $120 or $90 for Adopted Rescue Dogs with Proof of Adoption
Tuesday January 22 FULL
Saturday February 23 @ 3:00pm
Saturday March 2 @ 9:00am
Dogs and handlers will learn and refine sit, down, stand, stay, watch, come, place, leash manners, and leave it. Solutions for common behavior problems and household management are included.
with AKC Canine Good Citizen test/title
For dogs who have completed the
Good Manners class
6 weeks / $130.00
Good Manners II on Saturday mornings at 10am is ongoing - Register Anytime!
Dogs and handlers will work on stays, recalls, walking on a loose leash with distractions, self control while approaching strangers and other dogs, sitting politely for petting. A CGC test is included and will be given upon conclusion of the course.
with CGCA test/title
For dogs who have completed
Good Manners II and
passed the AKC CGC test
5 weeks / $100.00
Saturday December 29 @ 3:00pm
at Lowes NE
Dogs and handlers will continue to work on the skills that helped them earn their CGC certificate: Group stays, recalls with distractions, public manners and calmness in the presence of strangers and other dogs, manners while entering public doorways, and leave it in a public setting. This class also covers all aspects of the TDI therapy dog test including introduction to medical equipment.