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 May 28 Graduation

Thursday

5:00-5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca FULL

February 26–>Resumes May 27 Class #4

Wednesday

10:00-10:45am

Joseph Mendonca FULL

May 26 (Was March 17)

 

Tuesday

6:00-6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL
May 30 (Was March 28)

Saturday

10:15-11:00am

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

June 4 (Was April 2)

Thursday

5:00 -5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL
June 17 (Was April 15)

Wednesday

10:00 – 10:45am

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

July 7(Was May 12)

Tuesday

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

July 16 (Was May 14)

Thursday

5:00 – 5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

July 25 (Was May 16)

Saturday

10:15 – 11:00am

Joseph Mendonca

August 5 (Was June 3)

Wednesday

10:00 – 10:45am

Joseph Mendonca

August 25 (Was June 30)

Tuesday 

6:00 – 6:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

September 3 (Was July 2)

Thursday

5:00 – 5:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

September 12 (Was June 27)

Saturday

10:15 – 11:00am

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 May 27 Class #4

Wednesday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

May 30(Was March 28)

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

June 17(Was April 15)

Wednesday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

July 25(Was May 16)

Saturday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

August 5 (Was June  3)

Wednesday

11:30-12:15pm

Joseph Mendonca

September 12(Was June 27)

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

May 26 (Was March 17)

Tuesday

7:00-7:45pm

Joseph Mendonca

FULL

July 7 (Was May 12)

Tuesday

7:00-7:45pm Joseph Mendonca FULL

August 25 (Was June 30)

Tuesday

7:00-7:45pm

Joseph Mendonca