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 4 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

February 13 –>Resumes April 9 Graduation

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca FULL

February 26–>Resumes April 8 Class #4

Wednesday

10:00-10:45am

Joseph Mendonca FULL

March 17 –>Changed to 

April 7

Tuesday

6:00-6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL
March 28–>Changed to April 11

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

April 2–>Changed to April 16

Thursday

5:00 -5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL
April 15–>Changed to April 29

Wednesday

10:00 – 10:45am

Joseph Mendonca

May 12–>Changed to May 19

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

May 14–>Changed to May 28

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

May 16–>Changed to May 30

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Joseph Mendonca

June 3–>Changed to June 10

Wednesday

10:00-10:45am

Joseph Mendonca

June 27–>Changed to July 18

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Joseph Mendonca

June 30

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

July 2–>Changed to July 9

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

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

February 26 Resumes April 8 for Graduation

Wednesday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

March 28             –>Changed to April 11

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

April 15               –> Changed to April 29

Wednesday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

May 16                –>Changed to May 30

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

June 3–>Changed to June 10

Wednesday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

June 27               –>Changed to July 18

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

 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

March 17–>Changed to April 7

Tuesday

7:00-7:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

May 12–>Changed to May 19

Tuesday

7:00-7:45pm Joseph Mendonca FULL

June 30

Tuesday

7:00-7:45pm

Joseph Mendonca