New Classes Starting July 20th!

Training paddock with full night lighting

Classes

(All dogs must be fully vaccinated)

(Classes will only go ahead with minimum of 2 dogs)

Pups to Teens    (small group classes up to 4 dogs)

   Ready for some fun games based training for your puppy or teenage dog?

   This is the class for you. We focus on helping you and your pup bond with games to work on recall, calmness, focus for you, everyday manners and confidence in our crazy world.

   This class is perfect for puppies ranging from 4 to 12 months of age.

Daytime class - $180

Monday July 20th  - 10am-11am

Evening class - $180

Tuesday July 21st - 6pm-7pm  (FULL)

(6 week Class)

Adults Class - Life Skills (small group classes up to 4 dogs)

   Does your dog bounce people when they arrive at your house or out and about?

   Would you love to have a calm, relaxed companion around the home?

   Does your dog burst through open doors and jump out of the car without a thought in the world for it's own safety?

   Would you like your dogs to come when called?

   This is a great course to help you tackle some of the every day struggles that can come up for you and your dogs.

   Calm confidence is the key!

Dogs must be social with both dogs and people.

Daytime class - $180

Wednesday July 22nd - 10am-11am (FULL)

Contact for a wait list  - If enough numbers I can run a 2nd class at 11.30am-12.30pm!

Evening class - $180

Thursday July 23rd - 6pm-7pm

(6 week Class)

Come To Me! - Rapid Recalls

   A course to help with the biggest struggle of all. Getting your dog to come back in any circumstance!

   Here we will play games to help build that bond with you and help your dog find the joy of hanging around with you and wanting to come back when called.

   Fun is what this is all about!

   Get ready to turn coming back to you into your dog's favourite game!

Afternoon Class - $180

Saturday July 25th - 2pm-3pm

(6 week Class)

Foundation Skills  -  Join Today!

(small group classes up to 4 dogs)

   Want to try something a wee bit different with your dogs? 

   Dog Sports is the way to go!

   In this course we work on the foundation skills for all dog sports, such as Agility, Rally Obedience, Obedience, Flygility, Scent/Nose work and the new to New Zealand, Disc Dogs (Frisbee).

Skills such as:

  • Focus on and Proximity to you

  • Calmness for waiting their turn and start line stays

  • Targeting

    • foot

    • 2 feet on an object

    • nose

  • Beginning heel work

  • Confidence on different textured and moving surfaces   

  • Shadow handling

  • Body awareness

  • Recall

  • Understanding the human mechanics of training

  • Clicker, shaping and luring behaviours

 All these and more to help give the best possible foundation skills to build into any sport you are interested in or even just to have a well rounded and focused dog.

   Classes and workshops will be available in the next few months to take your new passion forward!

Dogs must be social with both dogs and people.

(Rolling enrolment, so join any time!)

Starting Sunday 31st May

Sunday Mornings - 10am-11am

(Enrol for 4 weeks at a time - $80)

Tricks classes - Weekly - Coming soon

   Come along and learn loads of fun tricks with your dog and have a go at applying for your Novice Trick Dog title through 'Do More With Your Dog'

   Come and be part of of a growing family of Trick Dogs around New Zealand and the world!

   We are here to take you through learning more and more fabulous tricks that create a great bond with your dog, WOWing your friends and family, and even certification up through the grades all the way to Trick Dog Champion! (TDCH)

   Come and join us to learn some fun tricks that help create a strong relationship with your dog and maybe even go for some titles along the way.

   Tricks like - sit pretty, weave between your legs, put your toys away and many, many more.

   How cool is that!

Ongoing 1 hour weekly classes

Saturdays 4pm - 5pm

Monthly Membership

Games classes - Weekly - Coming soon

   Games, Games and more Games!

   Come along weekly to practice the games you have already started, develop them further and add new games to your toolbox each week!

   These games will be based around concepts such as Focus, Calmness, Thinking in Arousal, Confidence, Self Control, Proximity, Resilience, Flexibility, Disengagement and Tolerence to Frustration.

   By training for the situation, not in the situation, we will help build fantastic, all round wonderful family dogs, who can take living in our crazy world in their stride!

   Come and have heaps of fun every week!

   Prerequisite - to have completed one of the classes, workshops or had 1-on-1 training to join these weekly classes.

   Happy to set up a short 1-on-1 to get you up to speed with a  few games to get started before you join.

Ongoing 1 hour weekly classes

Sundays 4pm - 5pm

Monthly Membership

Fittness   (small group classes up to 4 dogs)

   All dogs can do with a little help to keep them fit and active.

    We will use specialised equipment for this course, though we will show you how to use everyday items which will work in the same way.

   This will enable you to build your dog's fitness levels at home without having to invest in any expensive equipment.

   If your dog is competing in dog sports, then this should be a core part of your dog's training life to help prevent injury, as well as help with their ability to continue in their chosen sport for as long as possible.

   Fitness is also important for those dogs who have injuries and/or getting older, to help them re-build muscle tone, stretch and build core strength to support their rehabilitation.

Oldies can do it too!   (small group classes up to 4 dogs)

   Do you have an older dog that you'd like to keep working with?

   Yes, old dogs can learn new things too and they love to play games to keep their brain and body active.

   This class is aimed at helping old dogs keep learning and active and keep them enjoying life into their later years.

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