Group Training is offered through the Animal Resource Foundation at their training facility in Chester, MD. Classes are six weeks. Register on the Animal Resource Foundation website or contact 301-864-1480 or email lennea @ arfusa.org for more information.

Upcoming sessions:

Puppy Manners
Starts Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 9 am
6 weekly sessions
This class covers basic doggy manners, with an emphasis on puppy concerns, including housetraining, chewing, and jumping. Class includes puppy socialization.
For puppies and young dogs up to 1 year of age.
*Puppies must have had one round of vaccines at least 7 days before attending their first class.

Basic Manners
Starts Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 10:15 am
6 weekly sessions
For dogs six months and over. This class will cover basic doggy manners, as well as topics of concern raised by class members.

Intermediate Manners
No session currently scheduled
6 weekly sessions
For dogs of all ages that have completed Basic Manners, Puppy Manners, or equivalent. This class will cover intermediate training skills, such as self-control and working with distractions. This class is an appropriate next step for those working towards AKC Canine Good Citizen certification, therapy dog work, or who would just like to continue their training. This class is also intended for those who have completed Intermediate Manners, but would like to continue their work towards one of these certifications. The difficulty of the exercises will be adjusted based on the skill of the dog/handler team.

Intermediate Workshops
No classes currently scheduled
Topics vary by session

Large Dog Play
No classes currently scheduled
$15 ($3 discount for ARF alums and dogs that have completed previous ARF classes)
Safe monitored play and socialization. Open to dogs 40 pounds and over. No history of aggression towards other dogs. Have questions about whether this is for you? Contact me

Costs

Six-week sessions: $125 ($25 discount for ARF alums and dogs that have completed previous ARF classes)
Four-week sessions: $90 ($20 discount for ARF alums and dogs that have completed previous ARF classes)
Single-session classes are by class. Please see the class description.

Next Best Pet discounts do not apply.

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See graduation pictures from past classes!