Foundation Skills: Social skills, basic manners, activities of daily living, tricks, your choice. A training and coaching plan will be provided. Single lessons or a book of 5 sessions may be purchased. This package is modified for age and skill level of dog and handler.
Skills for Life: Five week course. Pre-requisite: Foundation Skills. Learn techniques of how to train and practice fail proof recalls, waits, leave its, distant downs and sits. Learn how to teach your dog these exercises for obedience or to be used in an emergency. All exercises taught on a long line or in an enclosed yard.
Leash Walking Skills: Three week course. Pre-requisite: Foundation Skills. Learn techniques of how to train your dog to walk politely on a leash, greet strangers and pass other dogs. These lessons are taught while out on a walk in a park or other dog friendly area depending on the dog's and handler's level of expertise and comfort.
Design your own program: Choose a three or a five week session. The trainer discusses with you your specific training needs and designs an individualized program for you, your dog and family. (For aggressive behavior please visit the gsltc.org private trainer referral list.)
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Tricks and CGC Prep Option: Three or five week course. Pre-requisite: Foundation Skills. Learn the requirements for the Canine Good Citizen (CGC) and skills for teaching the behaviors. Or learn a variety of tricks and the advantage of teaching your dog tricks. Information on earning titles and where to acquire them is also given.