***Dogs of all ages are welcome in this course. If your puppy is under one year of age,
this course will make him/her eligible for the AKC S.T.A.R. PUPPY PROGRAM.***
Companion Dog Course 1:
Begin learning the skills needed to:
- Walking on leash- without pulling!
- Sit, Down and Stand
- Sit-stay and Down-stay
- Come- when called
- Safely socializing your dog with other people and their dogs
- Counseling on behavior problems, including house-soiling, mouthing, chewing, digging and barking)
- Training collar appropriate for your dog
- 4 to 6 foot leash
For more information on training equipment contact Georgia.
Dogs will not be allowed to participate without instructor-approved equipment
TUITION FEE: $145 for the 8-session course. Fee includes an HDTC WORKBOOK
LOCATION: Havenlea Dog Training Center (Near I-75 between 326 & 27 – NW Ocala)
CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED – REGISTER NOW TO RESERVE YOUR PLACE!
Click below to download the registration form for Companion 1:
Companion Dog Course 2:
This 8-WEEK is for graduates of the Companion Dog Course who wish to advance their training. The basic obedience exercises will be polished – with emphasis on distraction/distance training and developing off leash control. This is also a preparation class for the AKC Canine Good Citizen test, which will be given at HDTC during the final class. Competition Obedience/Rally exercises will also be introduced.
TUITION FEE: $135 for the 8-session course
Click below to download the Companion Dog 2 form:
Companion Dog 2 Registration Form– 8 weeks
Companion Dog Advanced Course:
For graduates of the Companion Dog Course & Companion Dog 2 Course (or equivalent training) who would like to continue their training, but aren’t necessarily interested in showing in Obedience.
This class will rotate through various areas, including:
- Continued polishing of basic obedience commands – with an emphasis on off-leash control in every day situations, preparation for the 2 advanced AKC CGC tests
- Trick training
- Introduction to various dog sports – including Obedience, Rally, Agility, Barn Hunt, NoseWork, etc.
- Pack walks, field trips to other locations to practice commands and field trips to other dog-related events.
TUITION FEE: This class is not currently available