Group Dog Training Classes
Build a great relationship and a well-trained dog with the Puppy Professor.
Our small and personalized group classes speed learning in a supportive environment.
Your New Puppy
One hour Zoom Workshop
Are you expecting a new puppy? Or has he arrived and excitement has turned to overwhelm? Join us to learn absolute best practices in helping your puppy acclimate to your family, deal with nipping and chewing, house train, crate train and become "socialized"? This workshop is the BEST option to start you and your puppy off on the right paw!
In addition, we will introduce you to science-based, positive reinforcement training methods as well as answer your questions!
Attendance in this class makes you eligible for a discounted rate for our Puppy Home School class.
Puppy Home School
For puppies ages 9 weeks to 5 months. Limit 6 puppies per weekly session.
Course Length: 5 weeks, 50 minute zoom sessions
Train from the comfort of your home. Join a group of homeschooled puppy friends for our 5-week beginner class. We will meet over Zoom video conference for lessons and practice once weekly. Conferences will include live demos, individual coaching, and discussion. Fun for the whole family! The skills learned in this class will lay the foundation for a strong bond of communication with your pup. We will play games, build skills, learn socialization techniques that will last a lifetime.
Location: VIA ZOOM
Socialization. Enrichment. Off Leash Play.
Our Puppy Professors (all certified trainers) build your puppy’s confidence and optimism through carefully crafted socialization experiences including noise desensitization, introduction to novelty, balance and proprioception activities, off leash puppy interactions. Plus we will introduce the concept of regulating arousal through calming activities including boundary games, focus games and active rest.
Location: Glen Ellyn Trainer Home
DROP OFF - PUPPY PLAY GROUP
For Puppies enrolled in Puppy Home School
ages 9 weeks to 5 months * Limit 4 puppies per session
Fee: One Session $40 / Two-pack $75 / Three-pack $110
All sessions are 1 hour
25 Day Challenge! Games that will make you "Sexier than a Squirrel"!
Self Paced Video Learning paired with video conference support for two months.
Fee: $38 (Videos are unlimited lifetime access)
For puppies ages 9 weeks to 5 months * Limit 6 puppies per weekly session
Attend TUESDAY * WEDNESDAY * THURSDAY 9 AM-12:30PM
The video series teaches you games to play with your dog that promote
connection to you and disengagement from that ever so
interesting environment. So when that pesky squirrel or bird or neighbor
dog appears, it will be YOU that your dog pays attention to. In addition to
the videos, we will meet up online to discuss the games, provide
real-time demos and answer your questions.
Join the challenge! It will be fun for the whole family especially your pup!
Puppy Kindergarten - Zoom
For Puppies who have completed Puppy Home School
Course Length: 5 weeks, 40-50 minutes sessions
For puppies 5 months and older who have completed "Puppy Start Right" or Puppy Home School. We will continue to build the behaviors learned in Puppy Start Right: sit, down, come, hand target, drop it/give, settling on a mat. Plus, we will introduce additional targeting, stay, leash walking, calm greetings and incorporate more games that will shape your pup into a creative thinker and you into a creative trainer.
Location: VIA ZOOM