BASIC OBEDIENCE CLASSES

Whether you have a new puppy or an older dog needing a manners tune up, we have a class for you!

We specialize in customizing classes and lessons to fit the individual needs of our clients. Our trainers are experienced in working with dogs of all levels and breeds. Private instruction also available. 

PUPPY KINDERGARTEN

$175 for 6 Classes

For puppies up to 4 – 5 months old

Six week class

All puppies should have had their first puppy shot.

This is a great first class to start out with your puppy! We teach you the basics in how to raise and train your puppy. Learn to avoid common mistakes in training and management that can save you from future problems.

Our focus is on building a relationship, keeping training fun and positive and making sure all of your training and behavior questions are answered. We will lay the foundation for all future training and will also have puppy socialization.

 

In this class you will learn to teach your puppy:

​1. Basic Commands: sit, down, stand, settle and a release command

2. Name recognition and recall foundations

3. Going to crate

4. Leash manners

**It is very important to train and socialize your puppy early. Read this article for more information

S.T.A.R. PUPPY

$175 for 6 Classes

For puppies up to one year. 

Six Week Class

 

The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy is an exciting program designed to get dog owners and their puppies off to a great start. This class is a good follow up to our Puppy Kindergarten class. We follow the American Kennel Club curriculum with the S.T.A.R Puppy test on the final night of class.

 

Read more about the program here 

**It is very important to train and socialize your puppy early. Read this article for more information

BEGINNING OBEDIENCE.

$175 for 6 Classes

This class is for all dogs over 5 months.

​This is a six week, on-leash obedience class for dogs of all ages. This class teaches basic obedience commands such as good leash manners, sit, down, come. We keep our classes small so you and your dog can get more individual attention during class. 

The goal is to train the dog to respond using only one command and using a loose leash.

If you have issues that would be disruptive in a class environment, such as reactivity, lack of control, or aggression, please contact us for private lessons prior to enrolling.

Also offered as a Fast-Track option which meets twice a week for 3 weeks. 

INTERMEDIATE OBEDIENCE

$175 for 6 Classes

For dog who have completed the Beginning Obedience class.

This class expands on the training from the beginning class. We'll work toward off leash control and build distance, distractions and duration on all exercises. Some of the additional exercises include drop on recall, go to rug and finishes.

CANINE GOOD CITIZEN &

TRICK DOG

$175 for 6 Weeks

This class is for dogs who have completed the Intermediate class or with instructor approval.

CGC is a ten-skill training program that’s open to all dogs–purebred and mixed breed–that focuses on teaching the basics of good manners and obedience, instilling the values of responsible ownership, and strengthening the bond between you and your dog at home and out in the community. 
This six week class prepares dogs and owners to pass the CGC test which is given on the last night of class. 

Do you and your dog love to be the life of the party by showing off his arsenal of tricks? Then he might be perfectly primed to earn AKC Trick Dog titles!
This class will also cover teaching tricks to earn your dog their trick dog title.  

More info on about these tests here - 
https://www.akc.org/sports/trick-dog/

https://www.akc.org/products-services/training-programs/canine-good-citizen/what-is-canine-good-citizen/

PRIVATE INSTRUCTION

$100 per hour.

Private lesson offer schedule flexibility and personalized instruction. If you can't make the times of our classes, contact us about schedule a private lesson. If your dog has certain issues that make group training unproductive, a private lesson is a great option!

(253) 833-8874

1530 22nd St NW Suite 103, Auburn, WA 98001

goldstardogschool@gmail.com

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