Good Dog Manners
6 week training course 1 information, 5 practical sessions
- Starts 15 AugStarts 15 Aug
- 240 Australian dollars$240
- Mayfield Scout Hall
In these classes I will help you and your dog to use already known basic training and support to move further with your training to help shape the way your dog reacts in the wider world. Classes are kept to 4 dogs per course to allow tailoring and ensure all class members are able to meet their training needs. Our initial lesson is an information session for the dog owners i.e no dogs first class with 5 practical lessons to follow at Mayfield Scout Hall. I will help you to teach your dog to; Respond to name from a distance Eye contact with mild distractions from a distance Walk nicely on a lead and teach distraction techniques outside distractions Come when called under medium distractions Sit for greeting Begin socialisation with other dogs, children/adults and learning to walk together calmly Sit when asked from a distance Lie down and stand on cue from a distance Allow handling, grooming and restraint Leave objects when asked Walk closely with medium distractions Stay briefly in position from a distance Appropriate on-lead manners around dogs and people with medium distractions Remaining calm around other dogs and people in a setting (cafe manners) OWNER EDUCATION Basic health care How dogs learn Positive reinforcement training and how to work from a distance Guidance and guardianship Dog body language Environmental enrichment Management and strategies for problem behaviours (e.g jumping, barking) On-lead management around other dogs and how to work from a distance safely REQUIREMENTS All payments for the course are expected up front before starting your training program. All dogs must come on a flat collar/lead or body harness All dogs must be up to date with their vaccinations NO choke chains or halti’s can be used on this course Please make sure you have also wormed and flea treated your dog prior to starting our training sessions. All adults/children training must wear closed in shoes such as trainers/boots etc ( this is due to health and safety requirements and if you do not wear these then you will be dismissed from class and asked to return the following week with appropriate wear) A clicker, treats, seating will be provided for training but please feel free to bring along you own treats if you would prefer.
To cancel please contact us at least 48 hours in advance. A cancellation fee will apply.