Classes

New classes are being formed regularly:  Puppy Life Skills, Life Skills, Foundation Skills, Intro to Agility, Agility and Reliable Recalls.

For more information or to enroll, call Jan at 541-420-3284 or email jan@dogbarntraining.com today.

Private lessons are also available by appointment.

I believe training dogs in a positive manner increases the bond between handler and dog. The dogs become quicker learners and the skills taught are performed willingly, time after time.
— Jan Gould

What would you like to learn with your dog?

Puppy Life Skills

Puppies 9 to 16 weeks of age

6 week course

Class Limit: 5 dogs

Designed to teach your pup the skills to live with your family in harmony.  Skills covered are sits, downs, stays, recall, loose lead walking, go to mat and handling skills to make grooming, nail trimmings and vet visits less stressful.  There will be two short play sessions within each class for socialization.

Life Skills (Basic Obedience)

Dogs 17 weeks of age and older

6 week course

Class Limit:  5 dogs

Designed to teach your dog the skills to live with your family in harmony.  Skills covered includes sits, downs, stays, recall, loose lead walking, go to mat as well as handling skills to make grooming, nail trimming and vet visits less stressful.

Foundation Skills

Dogs 6 months and older

6 week course

Class Limit: 5 dogs

Designed to give your dog the basic skills needed to lay a great foundation for performance sports.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Intro to Agility

Dogs 1 year or older

6 week course

Class Limit:  5 dogs

Introduction to basic equipment, jumps and our handling system.

Agility

Dogs 1 year or older

6 week course

Class Limit:  5 dogs

Continuation of agility equipment training and handling system.  Teams will be grouped in classes with others of same skill level.

Reliable Recalls

Dogs 16 weeks of age and older

2-6 week Sessions Required

Class limit: 5 dogs

Designed to teach your dog how to listen and recall when distractions are high.  Games are taught in varying degrees of arousal with ever increasing distractions.  Skills covered reliable recalls, focus, solid stays, choice in behaviors.