Walking with Dogs

Group Classes

We offer a variety of different classes fit for each dog's skill set! We look forward to working with you & your pup to set them up for a successful, happy, and healthy life!

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS:

  • Puppy Jump Start: This class covers puppy problems such as nipping, jumping, crate training, potty training, and much more! For dogs 8 weeks to 4 months of age!​ $150

  • PAWsome Adolescents: This class works on nipping, basic manners such as "leave it", "stay/wait" and begins the foundations to loose leash walking, recall, and much more! For dogs 4 months and up! $180

  • Family Dog Manners: This class goes over the foundations of basic manners and begins the structure of advanced skills; such as off-leash recall, loose leash walking, etc. Dogs of all ages welcome! $180

  • Family Dog Manners Advanced: Advanced Family Dog Manners is a class focused on preparing dogs for the AKC Canine Good Citizen Test. We will practice the 10 skills required to pass this test. Dogs must have completed Family Dog Manners or equivalent. This class does not include the CGC test, however one of our CGC Evaluators will be happy to schedule a test. $180

  • Tomorrow's Trainers: Tomorrow's Trainers is a fun way to get children involved in training! This is a 5 week class. The first class is kids and adults only, no dogs! Then remaining 4 weeks please bring your dog with you to class. We will be covering dog body language, bite prevention, kid safe games, manners, how to teach fun tricks, and more! This class is for children ages 6-14. Dogs must have completed at least one positive reinforcement training class. **An adult is required accompany children.**  $250

  • Rough and Rowdy: Is your dog struggling socially? Do they seem to be over bearing with other dogs, or come on too strong? This is a class that focuses on exactly that! This class will be focused on engagement games, focus around distractions, mental enrichment, relaxation, dog sports, and more. This class is not appropriate for reactive dogs.  $200

  • Reactive Rangers: This class is for those of you who have pups who struggle in new or known environments and show reactivity to other dogs, new people, strange objects, etc. A 30 minute evaluation is required prior to start of class. Evaluation is to be schedule upon sign up! $250

  • Tricks & Treats: In Tricks and Treats Class we will learn a variety of tricks as well as learning about enrichment to keep our four legged friends' brains busy! Dogs must have completed at least one manners class (Family Dog Manners or equivalent from another positive reinforcement trainer.) $180

  • Introduction to Sports Sampler Class: This class will cover basics for a wide variety of dog sports from Scent Work, to Agility, to Rally-Obedience! Students are welcome at any level but the class will be mainly geared towards novice dogs with little to no experience with dog sports. We will help you and your dog learn and understand fundamental foundations of each sport, while offering guidance for next level advancements and information on how to compete and expectations of novice level competitors! This class is a wonderful bonding experience for you and your pup. No previous training required!

  • Confidence Building 101: 

This class is a great option for pups who lack confidence in new environments or in strange situations. We work on building a trusting relationship between the handler and the dog as well as help the handler learn how to read their dog's body language and what they may be trying to communicate. This is the best class for our Nervous Nellies that may struggle in a different group class setting. $250

Give our office a call at (207)893-8676 to secure your spot. Our classes have limited space! Be sure to reserve yours today!

 

SUMMER/FALL 2022 CLASS DATES & TIMES

PLEASE CLICK THE SIGN UP BUTTON NEXT TO THE CLASS YOU ARE INTERESTED IN TO FIND AVAILABLE CLASS DATES AND TIMES AND TO ENROLL YOUR DOG IN THE CLASS! WE LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING WITH YOU AND YOUR PUP!

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PUPPY JUMP START

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks. $150

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PAWSOME ADOLESCENTS 

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks. $180

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FAMILY DOG MANNERS

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks. $180

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TOMORROW'S TRAINERS

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks. $250

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ADVANCED FAMILY DOG MANNERS

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks. $180

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TRICKS & TREATS

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks. $180

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Peeping Dog

CONFIDENCE BOOSTER 101

Meets once a week for an hour for 5 weeks. First class is HUMANS ONLY. $250

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INTRODUCTION TO SPORTS SAMPLER 

Meets once a week for an hour for 4 weeks $180

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REFUND POLICY:

When signing up for one of our group classes we require payment in full. If you need to cancel your reservation for the group class for any reason, please do so at least 7 days prior to the start of that class for a refund of 50% of the class rate. If you need to cancel within the 7 days prior to the class's start date, you will receive a store credit for the amount of the class. You can use this store credit towards another class or another service such as a private session or a day training program. Thank you for your understanding.