Which Training Class is Right for My Dog?

Find the class that’s perfect for your dog’s needs

Potty Training This results-focused one-hour seminar covers many aspects of effective potty training for puppies or dogs of any age.

Puppy A 6-week course for puppies between 10 weeks to 5 months old. A great introductory class that focuses on building a strong bond and teaching you how to communicate with your dog. This class also addresses problem-solving, socialization and other common problem behaviors.

Cues taught: Sit, Down, Wait, Come When Called and many more.

Beginner A 6-week introductory course for dogs ages 5 months and older. This class will teach basic manners with impulse control and relationship building exercises. It also focuses on management and redirection techniques for established problem behaviors.

Cues taught: Wait, Come When Called, Leave It, and many more including how to walk nicely on a leash.

Intermediate A 6-week course that’s ideal for dogs who have completed a Puppy or Beginner class. This course helps dogs who already know basic cues achieve the same results in situations that add more distance, duration and distractions to previously learned cues.

Cues taught: Heel, Stay, Go to Bed and more.

Tricks A 6-week course for dogs 5 months or older who have passed a Puppy or Beginner class. This entertaining class teaches tricks using positive reinforcement to improve communication with your dog and continue to build a bond

Cues taught: Crawl, Spin, Roll Over, Bow and more.

Advanced A 6-week course for Intermediate graduates. Strengthens your dog’s behaviors to provide faster and more consistent responses and helps improve reliability so your dog’s previously learned skills can be used in most environments and with limited training tools. This course also reviews the steps of an AKC Canine Good Citizen test.

Therapy A 6-week course for Advanced class graduates. These classes are suitable for any pet parent who wants to learn to communicate better with their pet and ideal for anyone who hopes to become a therapy team with their dog. Designed to help pet parents and their dogs learn and practice skills needed to take a therapy dog evaluation through the therapy group of their choice. You’ll learn to read your dog’s body language, identify signs of stress and enhance communication and reliability with your dog.

Boot Camp A one-on-one session for PetsHotel guests only. While your dog visits us at PetsHotel or Doggie Day Camp, our Accredited Trainers can help your dog master good manners and basic cues during a private session. We’ll take the hassle out of training, while your pet is in our care. Available as a single 30-minute session or as a 4 or 8-pack.

Private Classes In a setting with just you, your dog and an Accredited Trainer, we’ll teach new behaviors based on your dog’s unique needs. A great option for focusing on your dog’s individual needs. Also perfect for irregular schedules or dogs who need extra attention. Take as many classes as needed.

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