Obedience Levels I, II, III

IMG_0582 4x6Obedience Level 1

The goal of Level 1 class is to train you to train your dog to be a nice companion dog and family pet. You and your puppy will work on perfecting the basic commands including:

  • Heeling on Leash
  • Sit and Down
  • Sit/Stay (1-3minutes) & Down/Stay (2-4 minutes)
  • Off Leash Recall
  • Basic hand signals for safety

Requirements: Dogs must be at least 5 months old and if your dog is 6 months or older we will need a copy of a Rabies vaccine certificate. Please click on link:   Mass Code Rabies

 * Instructors are subject to change without notice and we ask that handlers accompanying dogs in class be at least 10-years old*

 

Starting Dates

Day

Time

Instructor

Comments

April 20

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

April 22

Thursday

3:30-4:15pm

Ronni Dalton FULL

April 22

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Ronni Dalton FULL
April 24

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Ronni Dalton

FULL

June 8

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

June 10

Thursday

3:30-4:15pm

Ronni Dalton

June 10

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Ronni Dalton
June 19

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Ronni Dalton

July 27

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

July 29

Thursday

3:30-4:15pm

Ronni Dalton

July 29

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Ronni Dalton
August 14

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Ronni Dalton

September 14

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

September 16

Thursday

3:30-4:15pm

Ronni Dalton

September 16

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Ronni Dalton
October 9

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Ronni Dalton

 

Obedience Level 2 

Level 2 gives you and your dog the opportunity to perfect behaviors learned in Level 1. By the end of the class, all puppies will:

  • Heel on & off leash
  • Sit/Stay & Down/Stay with handler at a distance
  • Recall from a distance
  • Recall through a tunnel of dogs & handlers
  • Figure eight exercise
  • Stand for examination exercise

Requirements: Graduation from Basic Level 1 Training

Starting Dates

Day              

Time

Instructor

Comments

April 22

Thursday

12:00-12:45pm

Ronni Dalton

FULL

April 24

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Ronni Dalton

FULL

June 10

Thursday

12:00-12:45pm

Ronni Dalton

June 19

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Ronni Dalton

July 29

Thursday

12:00-12:45pm

Ronni Dalton

August 14

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Ronni Dalton

September 16

Thursday

12:00-12:45pm

Ronni Dalton

October 9

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Ronni Dalton

 Obedience Level 3 

Level 3 builds on the skills learned in Level 2 and focuses on enabling the dog and handler to work as a team off leash in all of the exercises.

Starting Dates

Day

Time

Instructor

Comments

April 22

Thursday

4:00-4:45pm

Sheila Bennett

June 10

Thursday

4:00-4:45pm

Sheila Bennett

July 29

Thursday

4:00-4:45pm

Sheila Bennett

September 16

Thursday

4:00-4:45pm

Sheila Bennett