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Dog Training Service
Welcome to Pet Nation's dog training service! At Pet Nation, we understand that your furry friend is more than just a pet; they are a member of your family. That's why we offer top-notch dog training services to help you and your four-legged friend develop a strong bond, improve communication, and enjoy a more fulfilling life together.
Our dog training services are available to customers across Canada and the United States, and we offer a variety of training options to meet the unique needs of each pet and owner. Whether you're looking to teach your dog basic obedience, improve their behavior, or address specific issues, our certified trainers are here to help.
We understand that each dog is unique and may require a customized approach to training. That's why we offer personalized one-on-one training sessions to provide your dog with individual attention and tailored instruction. During these sessions, our certified trainers will work with you and your dog to identify specific problem areas and develop a training plan that addresses these issues. We use positive reinforcement techniques to train your dog, so you can be confident that they will enjoy the training process.
In addition to one-on-one training sessions, we also offer group training classes. These classes provide a great opportunity for your dog to socialize with other dogs and learn in a fun, supportive environment. Our group classes cover a range of topics, including obedience training, behavior modification, and puppy socialization.
At Pet Nation, we believe that dog training is an ongoing process. That's why we offer follow-up sessions to ensure that you and your dog are making progress and to address any new challenges that may arise. Our trainers are also available to provide ongoing support and advice to help you and your dog continue to grow and thrive.
When you choose Pet Nation's dog training services, you can be confident that your dog is in good hands. Our trainers are certified by reputable organizations and have years of experience working with dogs of all breeds and ages. We are committed to providing a safe, supportive, and positive environment for you and your dog to learn and grow together.
In addition to our dog training services, Pet Nation offers a wide range of pet products and services to meet all of your pet's needs. From food and toys to grooming and veterinary care, we have everything you need to keep your furry friend healthy and happy.
Thank you for choosing Pet Nation for your dog training needs. We look forward to helping you and your dog develop a strong, loving bond that will last a lifetime.
At Pet Nation, we offer a variety of dog training classes to suit the needs and preferences of every pet owner. Here are some of the different types of training classes we offer:
Obedience Training Classes: These classes are designed to teach dogs basic commands such as sit, stay, come, and heel. Our certified trainers use positive reinforcement techniques to train your dog, which will help them develop good behavior and listening skills.
Total Duration - 6 weeks: Week 1: Introduction to basic obedience commands (sit, stay, come, etc.) Week 2: Focus on leash manners and walking etiquette Week 3: Introduction to distractions and working through them Week 4: Advanced obedience training and off-leash work Week 5: Polishing up obedience commands and practicing in different environments Week 6: Graduation and evaluation
Behavior Modification Classes: If your dog is exhibiting problematic behavior, such as aggression or fearfulness, our behavior modification classes may be the right option for you. These classes focus on modifying your dog's behavior by addressing the underlying causes and teaching them new, more positive behaviors.
Total Duration - 8 weeks: Week 1: Evaluation of dog's behavior and creation of a customized training plan Week 2-3: Focus on reducing unwanted behaviors and introducing positive behaviors Week 4-5: Introduction to triggers and working through them Week 6-7: Polishing up new behaviors and reducing unwanted behaviors in different environments Week 8: Graduation and evaluation
Puppy Socialization Classes: If you have a young puppy, our puppy socialization classes are a great way to help them develop social skills and positive interactions with other dogs and humans. These classes are also an excellent opportunity for you to learn about puppy care and behavior.
Total Duration - 6 weeks: Week 1: Introduction to other puppies in class and basic socialization Week 2: Focus on proper play and bite inhibition Week 3: Introduction to new environments and people Week 4: Polishing up social skills and learning to interact with older dogs Week 5: Introduction to basic obedience commands and leash walking Week 6: Graduation and evaluation
Pup & Jump
Agility Training Classes: If you're looking for a fun, high-energy way to train your dog, our agility training classes are a great option. These classes focus on teaching dogs how to navigate obstacles such as tunnels, jumps, and weave poles, while building their confidence and agility.
Total Duration - 8 weeks: Week 1: Introduction to agility equipment and basic commands Week 2-3: Focus on building confidence and understanding of each piece of equipment Week 4-5: Introduction to obstacle courses and timed runs Week 6-7: Polishing up runs and perfecting obstacle courses Week 8: Graduation and evaluation
Therapy Dog Training Classes: If you're interested in training your dog to become a therapy dog, we offer classes that can help prepare you and your dog for this rewarding work. Our therapy dog training classes focus on teaching dogs how to interact with different types of people and environments, and how to provide comfort and support to those in need.
Total Duration - 10 weeks: Week 1-3: Introduction to basic obedience commands and socialization Week 4-5: Focus on calm behavior and interaction with different types of people Week 6-7: Introduction to specific therapy dog training and practicing in simulated environments Week 8-9: Polishing up therapy dog training and practicing in real-life environments Week 10: Graduation and evaluation
Trick Training Classes: If you're looking for a fun and creative way to bond with your dog, our trick training classes are a great option. These classes focus on teaching dogs a variety of fun and entertaining tricks, such as rolling over, playing dead, and giving high-fives.
Total Duration - 6 weeks: Week 1: Introduction to basic tricks (sit, lay down, roll over, etc.) Week 2: Focus on more advanced tricks (high five, crawl, play dead, etc.) Week 3: Introduction to agility equipment for trick training Week 4: Polishing up tricks and perfecting agility runs Week 5: Introduction to creating unique tricks and working on routines Week 6: Graduation and evaluation
These schedules are designed to provide a well-rounded and comprehensive training experience for each type of class, while also allowing for flexibility and customization to meet the needs of each individual dog and owner.
No matter which type of training class you choose, our certified trainers will work with you and your dog to develop a customized training plan that meets your specific goals and needs. We believe that training should be a fun and positive experience for both you and your dog, and we're committed to helping you build a strong, loving bond with your furry friend.
Things to Note:
Attendance: Regular attendance is required for the duration of the course. If you miss a session, you may need to make it up or risk falling behind.
Behavior: You will be expected to adhere to certain behavior standards while attending the class. This may include not allowing your dog to be aggressive towards other dogs or people, not using physical punishment, and following the trainer's instructions.
Health Requirements: Your dog will need to be up-to-date on vaccinations and have a clean bill of health from a veterinarian to participate in the class.
Liability: You will need to sign a liability waiver or release form acknowledging that you are responsible for any injuries or damages caused by your dog while attending the class.
If you’re not satisfied, we’ll work to make it right — even retaking the in person or online dog training class for free!
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