Private Dog Training

Private Dog TrainingWe offer training and behavior modification programs for dogs of all ages and skill levels.  Private training is an opportunity to address specific problem behaviors or for those who just want a little more individualized attention. Everything from basic manners and puppy training to serious behavioral issues can be addressed.

Not sure if our training approach is right for you?  Contact us to arrange sitting in on one of our training sessions or classes.

Advantages of Private Training

  • One-on-one coaching for achieving your specific goals
  • Meetings held in the comfort of your home with minimal distractions
  • Training occurs “at the scene of the crime” and in other real-world locales
  • Flexible scheduling – we meet when you & your dog are ready to move on to new material
  • Personalized lesson reviews and exercises broken down step-by-step for reference
  • Discounts available for prepaid, non-refundable training packages

Let’s get Started!

one-39418_640The first step to a well-mannered dog begins with scheduling an initial consultation, where we get to know your family, dog, and goals.  Contact us to set up your consultation.

two-47085_640At least 24-hours before our appointment, please complete our Background Interview online here.  This gives us valuable pieces of the puzzle, so that we ensure that we can best help you.

three-39420_640At the consultation, we will ask questions, observe your dog, and develop a clear idea of what you aim to get out of training.  The consultation fee is $80.

four-38561_640Within seven days of our meeting, you can expect an estimate for an individualized training package.  Individual follow-up sessions are charged at a rate of $65 per hour or as quoted for prepaid, non-refundable packages.

This approach allows us to create a program with the optimal number of lessons to ensure that you get the results you are looking for!  Sessions are booked on your schedule, as you feel ready to move on to new material.

Ready to set up your consultation for a personalized package?  Complete our Background Interview today and we will contact you to set up a meeting!

In addition to personalized programs, we also offer discounted, standardized training packages.  Please note that these packages are non-refundable, once begun.  Please find details on our various offerings below.  Get your pup on the road to better behavior today!

Standardized Private Programs

                                                     
“Puppy Primer”

$80

This is a one session program that helps prepare you to start off on the right paw with your new companion.  We will teach you about puppy basics, including how dogs learn, house, chew, and crate training, socialization, and how to troubleshoot common puppy problems.  This program is a great way to prepare for the arrival of your furry friend or to introduce him to the rules of the house as soon as he comes home.

contact us


   “Quick & Dirty Manners”

$176

This three session program introduces the fundamental “must-know” behaviors for every dog: Sit/Down, Leave/Drop it, and Come.

CONTACT US


“Ready, Set, Recall!”

$234

This four session program revolves entirely around the be-all, end-all of obedience commands: come when called!  We will teach you the rules of recall, how to train it, and how to make it solid in the face of real-world distractions.  Never have your dog put you to shame when trying to leave the dog park again!

CONTACT US

“Polite Pup Program”

$351

This six session program covers all basic behaviors – Sit, Eye Contact, Down, Leave it, Drop it, Come, Stay, and Go to Bed. It also covers real-world challenges including barking, jumping, mouthing, chewing, and possessiveness.  We will introduce you to the basics of dog body language so that you will understand how your dog communicates if he is stressed or happy, scared, or excited.  We round things out with an introduction to training behaviors in the face of distance, distraction and duration – the keys to prepping your dog for behaving in daily life.  This is a great beginner-basics program, suitable for dogs of all ages.

CONTACT US

“Puppy Combo Package”

$415

This package is the best of both worlds; it entitles you and your dog to the Polite Pup private training package, in addition to attending six group class lessons.  You must complete your first private lesson before you can being attending group class, as well as submit a completed veterinary release form.  Get your pup off to the best possible start through both personalized training instruction and the crucial socialization obtained from group class with this program!

CONTACT US

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save

Save