Obedience Classes

Pawsitive Start

Level 1

This comprehensive program is for dogs over 6 months of age who have not attended previous training, such as Puppy Kindergarten or who need a review of basic obedience skills.  We cover all the basic skills you need to get your dog off on the right paw:

  • Attention on Owner and Focus
  • Sit, Down and Stand
  • Impulse Control
  • Object Exchange
  • Follow and Come When Called
  • Sit and Down Stay
  • Polite Leash Skills

Upcoming Classes 

Classes are one hour in length and are offered on a private lesson basis only.  

Lessons are scheduled based on our mutual availability.  

Please contact us to book your lesson.


Pawsitive Progressions

Level 2

This class is for graduates of either Pawsitive Puppies or Pawsitive Start. Dogs of any age can attend if they have mastered the level one skills .  In this class we focus on challenging our dogs understanding of our basic skills, as well as working on:

  • Polite Leash Skills
  • Advanced Attention and Focus
  • Challenging impulse control exercises
  • Off leash recalls
  • Sit, Down and Stand stay with increasing duration, distance and distractions

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Please read carefully before you register for our programs.

Group Classes:  Up to one week prior to the start date of your scheduled class or workshop, 50% of the total fees paid will be refunded ONLY IF YOUR SPOT CAN BE FILLED. Less than one week prior to the start date of your scheduled class or workshop there are no refunds.  There are no make ups for missed classes, however, if your class includes weekly hand-outs, your homework will be provided to you by email with 24 hours of  your missed class.  If you do not have email, your homework will be given to you when you next attend class.

Private Lessons/Semi Private Lessons/In Home Training:  Your lesson time is reserved for you.  In order to avoid being billed for a missed lesson, we require 24 hrs notice for cancellation. 

There are no exceptions to our cancellation policy.  Thank you for your understanding.