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Note: if you are planning to enter a class please contact the trainer directly, and preferably send the trainer your completed enrollment form (below) before the class is scheduled to begin. For more on us click the About Us tab.


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  AKC Rally Obedience Class Wed. 6:45 PM - 8 PM
No classes on announced holidays. No classes in August. No class on the 4th Wednesday of each month.
See Calendar for exceptions

JoAnn
musikkee@wt.net
$15/lesson, paid by the month
 
    Rally-O is an AKC titling event. There are 36 Novice stations, 18 Advanced stations and 13 Excellent stations. All the stations will be covered while working in Rally-O. Each week's class will have a different course to practice A discussion on how to perform the stations. It is a fun class.  Prerequisite: Pre-novice obedience or novice obedience classes. If there is a question, I will be happy to evaluate you and your dog for this class.


 
  "Basic and Beyond" Obedience Mon. 7:30 - 8:45 pm
(8 weeks)
See Calendar for starting date

JoAnn
musikkee@wt.net
$180 due at first class
 
    This class will give people and their pets a good basic foundation for their pets. There will be no refunds after the first class. There will be a diploma given at the end of the class session for those who attended the classes and kept up with the weekly training. The classes are building blocks from week to week and there will be handouts every week for the owner to follow and use to train their pet.Training and playing with your dog one on one is very important. You will use treats and toys in your training.

Read note* below on what to bring. Please fill out the registration form and send it to musikkee@wt.net one week prior to first class to reserve a place. Upon receipt of registration form, JoAnn will send information/reminder about the class. At the first class, bring a copy of your dog’s shot records. Payment is due at the first lesson. Questions???? contact JoAnn at 281-581-9151.


 
  "Pre-Novice" Obedience Mon. 6:30 to 7:30 pm
No classes on announced holidays.
See Calendar for exceptions

JoAnn
musikkee@wt.net
$15/lesson, paid by the month
 
   

This class will work on building the skills that were covered in the Basic and Beyond Class, preparing for advancement and/or helping agility handlers with control issues with their dogs. The class will be working on developing skills for obedience and agility. This is a fun class for learning and improving skills and games and playing with your dogs. Dog’s enjoy learning when they know how to play and interact with their handler.

 

 
  Competition Novice/ Open Obedience Wed. 8 - 9:15 pm
No classes on announced holidays. No classes in August. No class on the 4th Wednesday of each month.
See Calendar for exceptions
JoAnn
musikkee@wt.net
$15/lesson, paid by the month

Please let JoAnn know which class you plan to attend

 
   

This class is preparation for competitive novice obedience with elements of open obedience (dumb bell, jumping, drop on recall.) Dogs should have completed basic training and pre-novice before advancing into this class.

Note: your dog may stay in this class as long as necessary! Some Rally obedience elements will also be introduced in this class.

 

 
  Competition Utility Obedience To be announced
No classes on announced holidays. No classes in August. No class on the 4th Wednesday of each month.
See Calendar for exceptions

JoAnn
musikkee@wt.net
$15/lesson, paid by the month

If interested, please contact JoAnn

 
   

This class is preparation for competitive utility obedience. Dogs should have completed novice and open training before advancing into this class. They do not need an Open title but must have been trained through all of the open exercises.

Note: your dog may stay in this class as long as necessary!

 

 
  Introduction to Agility Wed. 7:30 pm July 3, 2013
See Calendar for starting date
Kathy
keds8@aol.com
$100 for 5 week introductory course
 
   

These classes are to introduce you and your dog to agility equipment and how to safely perform each obstacle. It is the first step in preparation for competitive agility, or just for fun! Dogs should preferably have completed basic obedience training before advancing into this beginner class. Please contact Kathy to enroll in either Monday or Tuesday class and send her the completed Enrollment form below.


 
  Started Agility
See Calendar for starting date

Kathy
keds8@aol.com
$100 for 5 week introductory course
 
   

These classes are for dogs and handlers who have already been introduced to the agility obstacles and are ready for short sequencing, improving performance on the contact obstacles, and weave pole work. Note: there is no pre-determined length of time to learn agility for you or your dog, so you can stay in each class as long as necessary! Please contact Kathy to enroll in either Tuesday or week class. Send her the completed Enrollment form below if you have not been in her classes previously.

 

 
  Novice Agility Mon. 8 pm
(ongoing except for announced holidays)
See Calendar for exceptions

Melanie
melanie@dogsneedajob.com
$50/month (ongoing course)
 
   

Dogs and handlers at this level should be fairly competent with all of the equipment. We will work on longer sequences, proofing the obstacle performance and handler footwork, as well as handling strategies. These classes are preparation for competitive agility. Note: there is no pre-determined length of time to learn agility for you or your dog, so you can stay in each class as long as necessary! If you aren't sure where you and your pup belong we will evaluate you. Enrollment form below for new dogs.

 

 
  Intermediate Agility
(ongoing except for announced holidays)
See Calendar for exceptions

Kathy
keds8@aol.com
$50/month (ongoing course)
 
   

Dogs and handlers at this level should be fairly competent with all of the equipment. We will work on longer sequences, proofing the obstacle performance and handler footwork, as well as handling strategies. These classes are preparation for competitive agility. Note: there is no pre-determined length of time to learn agility for you or your dog, so you can stay in each class as long as necessary! If you aren't sure where you and your pup belong we will evaluate you. Enrollment form below for new dogs.

 

 
  Competition Agility Mon. 7 pm (Melonie)



(ongoing except for announced holidays)
See Calendar for exceptions

Melanie
melanie@dogsneedajob.com

Kathy
keds8@aol.com

$50/month (ongoing course)

 
   

Dogs and handlers at this level should be competent with all of the equipment. We will mix work on long sequences with short drills, continue proofing obstacle performance and advanced handler footwork, as well as handling strategies with course map reading. These classes are for competitive agility. If you aren't sure where you and your pup belong we will evaluate you. Enrollment form below for new dogs.


 
  Private Lessons Shorter times are better for very young or beginner dogs. Privates can help you work through problems, give them a head start or improve your skills.

Private obedience lessons are available from JoAnn.
  • 30 minutes $30
  • 45 minutes $45
  • 1 hour $60

Private agility lessons are also available. Contact Melanie if interested.


 
 

*NOTE: Allow enough time when arriving before class to potty your puppy or dog. Please don't let them potty in the rings!

  • Please pick-up after your puppy or dog with plastic bag and deposit in trash can near the building. 
  • Bring plenty of soft, small treats, water bowl and a favorite toy. It is best not to feed your dog before class.
  • Bring a lightweight leash (e.g. 5/8"x1", 5' or 6') and a good fitting collar. We will check your collar at the first class.
  • Bring a copy of your vet's shot records and rabies vaccination of your dog to the first class.
  • Bring a clicker to obedience class (optional for agility). Clickers can be purchased at PetsMart or PetCo.
  • A favorite throw and/or tug toy can be a useful motivator in agility classes.


 
Forms Obedience Enrollment form to print 
Reminder for Classes (Word document)
Agility Enrollment form to print (pdf)
Watch for announcements of new classes !

  melanie@dogsneedajob.com   Phone: 281-910-0047  
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