Classes and Board ‘n’ Train

Obedience Classes

Puppy Primer (6 Weeks)

Who’s the boss? You are.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
Pups ages 12 weeks up to 5 months with minimum of second set of vaccinations

Requirements
Proof of first two sets of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic. 

What does this class cover?
Our Puppy Primer class focuses on socializing your puppy and getting them ready for the real world! We work on basic skills like focus work, recall and loose leash walking!

Items to bring to class
Favourite treats/toy, buckle collar/harness, leather/nylon/cotton leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Choke chains, pinch collars, flexi leashes

Novice Obedience (6 Weeks)

Who’s the boss? You are.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for any dog over the age of 6 months who have completed our Puppy Primer class.

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic. 

What does this class cover?
Novice Obedience continues working on skills from Puppy Class while adding distractions and difficulty. We add some new skills too like go to mat (place cue.)

Items to bring to class
Favourite Treats/Toy, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Beginner Obedience (6 Weeks)

Who’s the boss? You are.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for any dog over the age of 6 months who have not taken our Puppy Primer class.

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
In Beginner Obedience we work extensively on teaching your dog to four on you, even with the distraction. We also learn basic obedience like leash walking and recall!

Items to bring to class
Favourite Treats/Toy, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Intermediate Obedience (6 Weeks)

Who’s the boss? You are.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for any dog who has completed our Beginner Obedience or Novice Obedience Class.

Requirements
Proof of vaccination will be required for Parvovirus, Canine Distemper, Parainfluenza and Rabies. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
Intermediate Obedience gets your dog ready for real life and manners outside of the home! We will even schedule a CGN test for you to earn a Canadian Kennel Club Certificate to prove to the world you’ve got the best dog!

Items to bring to class
Favourite Treats/Toy, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Advanced Obedience (6 Weeks)

Who’s the boss? You are.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class for for any dog who has completed our Intermediate Obedience class.

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
Advanced Obedience focuses on getting your dog to work for you off leash. We also focus on formal heeling and taking your obedience to the next level!

Items to bring to class
Favourite Treats/Toy, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Competitive Obedience (6 Weeks)

Who’s the boss? You are.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for any dog over who has completed our Advanced Obedience class.

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
This class will prepare your dog for a Canadian Kennel Club Novice Obedience title by working to proof their behaviour so they are competition ready!

Items to bring to class
Favourite Treats/Toy, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Rally Obedience (6 Weeks)

A fun sport for both of you.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
Beginner Obedience or equivalent training required

Requirements
Proof of vaccination will be required for Parvovirus, Canine Distemper, and Rabies.

We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic. 

What does this class cover?
This class outlines the rules to compete in CARO Rally and introduces you to all of the CARO Rally Obedience Novice signs. Upon completion of this class you will have the skills necessary to compete in any CARO sanctioned Rally Trial or fun match.

For more information about Rally Obedience, see The Canadian Association of Rally Obedience.
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Items to bring to class
Favourite treats/toy, buckle collar, harness or head halter, leather, nylon or cotton leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Choke chains, pinch collars, flexi leashes

Scent Detection Classes

Scent Detection Level 1 (6 Weeks)

The nose knows.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for dogs/handlers who want to get started in Scent Detection!

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
In this class we introduce you to the concept of scent work and taech your dog the game! You will start working on your dogs drive and motivation to play the game!

Items to bring to class
Favourite/Smelly Treats, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Scent Detection Level 2 (6 Weeks)

The nose knows.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for dogs/handlers who have take our Scent Detection Level 1 class, and want to progress their training!

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
In this class we build upon your dogs drive for the game, challenging them under different conditions. We will introduce different target odours and test your skills as a handler and your dog, with a Sport Detection Dog Association (SDDA) Designated Odour Test (DOT.)

Items to bring to class
Favourite/Smelly Treats, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Scent Detection Level 3 (6 Weeks)

The nose knows.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for dogs/handlers who have take our Scent Detection Level 2 class, and want to progress their training!

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
This class will proof both your skills, and your dogs in different environments and conditions! We will also teach you how to take the game outside!

Items to bring to class
Favourite/Smelly Treats, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Scent Detection Level 4 (6 Weeks)

The nose knows.

$250.00

Who is this class for?
This class is for dogs/handlers who have take our Scent Detection Level 3 class, and want to progress their training!

Requirements
Proof of vaccinations for Parvovirus and Canine Distemper will be required. We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic.

What does this class cover?
In this class we help you get ready for competitive scent detection to the SDDA standards!

Items to bring to class
Favourite/Smelly Treats, Collar/harness, Leather/Nylon/Cotton Leash

Items NOT allowed in group class
Pinch Collar, Choke Collar, Flexi Leash

Specialized Training Classes

Reactive Dog Classes (6 Weeks)

Manners matter, especially for on- leash dogs.

$275.00

Who is this class for?
no age limit

Requirements:
PLEASE EMAIL OR CALL TO SPEAK WITH ONE OF OUR TRAINERS BEFORE SIGNING UP FOR THIS CLASS TO DETERMINE IF IT IS APPROPRIATE FOR YOUR DOG.

Proof of vaccination will be required for Parvovirus, Canine Distemper, Parainfluenza and Rabies.

We ask that proof of vaccines please be brought in with you on the first night of class for our trainer to verify. If you do not have a copy of your dog's most recent vaccines please contact your vet clinic. 

What does this class cover?

This class focuses on dogs that struggle with on-leash interactions with people and other dogs. Primarily for dogs that have a tendency to exhibit very strong displays of aggressive or excitable behaviour beyond what we would consider acceptable. This class teaches dogs to have calm, controlled interactions with other dogs through a systematic desensitization approach. This class uses a combination of positive reinforcement and correction based methods. Please speak with one of our trainers BEFORE signing up for this class to determine if it would be an appropriate choice for your dog.

Items to bring to class
Favourite treats/toy, buckle collar, harness or head halter, leather/nylon/cotton leash at least 6 feet in length

Items NOT allowed in group class
Choke chains, flexi leashes

Private Consultations

One-on-one training for your dog.

We offer private sessions for dogs with behavioural problems, or if you would like instruction on a specific issue that you are having with your dog. We can come to your home, or we can meet you anywhere in Saskatoon to work with you and your dog.

For help with more complex behaviour problems (human or dog aggression, severe separation anxiety, resource guarding, leash reactivity, etc.). We provide a complete, customized training program for dogs with complex behaviour issues and have a certified canine behaviour consultant on staff!

Please contact us to speak with a trainer to discuss your options.

Board ‘n’ Train

Obedience Fundamentals Board ‘n’ Train Program (6 Weeks)

Six weeks with us to whip your pup into shape.

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Who is this for?
This program is for dogs of ALL ages who have up to date vaccinations, no previous bite history or aggression with people or dogs, no reactivity towards people or dogs, and are spayed or neutered if over 7 months of age. Our program aimed at dogs who need to build that essential foundation for training no matter their age or breed.

What does it cover/include?
Our 6-week board-n-train program covers basic obedience such as sit-stand-down, recall on leash. Go to mat, loose leash walking, heeling, stays, and leave it.
If you are within the city of Saskatoon or within 30kms of the city limits, this program will also include a drop-off for your dogs with a 1 hour in home session with one of our trainers.

For an additional cost you can have your dog attend daycare (this may be adjusted based on your dog’s training) while they’re here!

We offer plenty of extras for your pup during their stay such as; our turndown service, a peanut butter kong, one on one playtimes and even a run on our slat mill!

Contact us to talk to one of our trainers for pricing and availability if you feel this program could be a good fit for your needs.

Intensive Obedience Board ‘n’ Train Program (12 Weeks)

Twelve weeks with us to whip your pup into shape.

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Who is this for?
This program is for dogs of ALL ages who have up to date vaccinations, no previous bite history or aggression with people or dogs, and are spayed or neutered if over 7 months of age. Our program aimed at dogs who need to build that essential foundation for training no matter their age or breed and make these behaviors rock solid under all conditions.

What does it cover/include?
Our 12-week board-n-train program covers the essential obedience elements in the 6-week Obedience Fundamentals Program and proof them in a variety of new places adding in off leash reliability. We can also fit a few extra goals you may have with you dog, with the exception of working with reactivity or aggression. These extra goals would have to be agreed upon with one of trainers before we add them into this program for you

If you are within the city of Saskatoon or within 30kms of the city limits, this program will also include a drop-off for your dog at the completion of this program, complete with a 1 hour in home session with one of our trainers.

For an additional cost you can have your dog attend daycare (this may be adjusted based on your dogs training) while they’re here!

We offer plenty of extras for your pup during their stay such as; our turndown service, a peanut butter kong, one on one playtimes, and even a run on our slat mill!

Contact us to talk to one of our trainers for pricing and availability if you feel this program could be a good fit for your needs.

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