Smart Start Puppy:
For puppies between the ages 7 and 20 weeks of age, this class is designed to offer appropriate social exposure while working on basic skills. The goal is to help puppies learn to learn, help them understand what we expect and get them the critical early learning and social experiences they need.
Welcome Anywhere Dog:
Open to dogs of any age, this is the next step after Smart Start Puppy (puppies are welcome).
This would be a basic manners or obedience class. Owners will learn how to teach their dog important skills needed by companion dogs.
Skill Set Classes
Each month we will work on 1 skill.
This class meets weekly and each month a skill will be introduced and worked on to gain proficiency. This is a reward-based class and is part of the open enrollment program.
School For the Performing Arfs:
Welcome to F U N!
Better than agility, this class will have you and your dog doing fun and useful tricks, creating skits, dancing and so much more!
Join Certified Trick Dog Instructor & Animal Actors Certified Evaluator, Renea Dahms in this class that will have your dog's mind and body working. You will take away games and skills you can play at home ~ without needing major equipment. You can also earn titles in Trick Dog, Stunt Dog, Canine Fitness, Animal Actors and Parkour!
P.E. For Pups:
Gym class for dogs!
Building better bodies & brains!
Fitness helps growing bodies become strong, learning body awareness increases brain activity, and aids in learning. Fit bodies are less prone to injury. For dogs up to 12 months of age.
Based on the skills needed for competitive Rally, this class focuses on heeling with different obedience and trick skills tossed in. While it is open to any dog, leash skills and focus will help in the long run. Ultimately dogs will learn to navigate the courses OFF-LEAD with success.
Scent/Nose Work Skills:
The nose knows!
This class is fun for most dogs and handlers. Teach your dog to find scent, including yours, and indicate where! Dogs love to smell and this class allows them to use their nose!
Get Fit With Fido:
Join Your Dog At the Gym!
Come workout with your dog in a circuit style fitness class. All exercises can be adapted to the human and canine skills/needs.
Available only during summer school, class meets downtown Stevens Point to work on "in public skills"