Training at Wag N’ Paddle

Wag’n Paddle is now offering group classes, add-on day training (30 minute session) and private training either here or in your home!

Login to your account and choose the class or training session that sounds right for you and your pup! Let us help you reach your training goals! Any questions – feel free to call or email! Payment is due upon registration and is non-refundable!  Discounts apply for our Wag, Wag-Lite and Paddle members!

 AKC Star Puppy  – During this 6 week class, you will work toward earning the AKC S.T.A.R Puppy distinction as well answer all your puppy-raising questions including house-training, chewing and the most effective way to teach practical skills such as coming when called.

Pair this class with our Puppy Preschool that is offered from 9:30-12:30pm, Monday through Friday at Wag’n Paddle. Preschool is a great opportunity for your puppy to learn how to play with others in a positive environment and reinforce the skills learned in our STAR Puppy Class.

This class is a great class for all dogs under 6 months of age!

 Basic Manners –  During this 6 week class, your dog will be introduced to basic manners, including: sit, down, stand, off, come, stay and walking on a loose leash.  You will learn the necessary skills to build a solid and lasting relationship with your dog.

This class is great for all dogs over 6 months old!

 Impulse Control/Canine Body Language – During this 6 week class we will reinforce basic manners (sit, down, stand, off, come, stay) and work on impulse control (jumping, leave it, self-control in heightened arousal situations).

All dogs in this class must have attended a basic manners class OR have instructor approval .  This is a great class for dogs over 6 months old!

Canine Good Citizen Prep Course (AKC-CGC) –During this 6 week course we will teach you ten basic skills that will instill confidence and good manners in public (and in your home). The CGC title is a prerequisite for many therapy dog certifications. At the completion of this class, we will offer the AKC CGC test (optional) to any owners interested in pursuing their CGC title.

 AKC Novice Tricks – During this 6 week course, you will learn how to build a better bond with your furry friend by adding some fun tricks to their repertoire! Following the AKC novice tricks list, each week we will teach and expand on the basics of spin, high 5, paws up, and more! At the end of the course, you will be given the option to put your skills to the test and earn your AKC Novice Trick Dog Title.

Brain Games – Mental exercise is just as important as physical exercise for a well-rounded dog. These games strengthen not only your dog’s mind but your bond with your canine companion.  Dogs of any age, skill level and fitness ability can play these games.