Welcome to our Tricks Dog Class

 

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Our tricks class is designed to be a fun, challenging, and rewarding class for you and your dog.

Go Beyond the Basics with our new Tricks and Games Classes. This courses are fun for you and your dog but it’s not all fun and games – performing tricks will enhance your bond with your canine companion and stimulate him. Learning new skills keeps older dogs young, agile, and flexible and gives young energetic dogs an outlet for their energy.

 

 

Is your dog the class clown? In our Trick Dog class we can channel that silliness into trick you can show off! Do you want to do therapy dog work with your dog and need some entertainment for the people you visit? Maybe you always wanted to learn more about teaching your dog tricks If so Our Doggy Tricks Class is just the class for you and your dog.

Our classes are designed for any dog!  Trick  Classes are 6 weeks. The cost is $150.

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Young or senior, pure bred or mixed breed, any dog will enjoy trick training!  Trick training is one of the best ways to build a fun, engaging, loving relationship with your dog.  Dogs of any age and breed(s) can participate in tricks.  During classes, a variety of reward based training methods will be used to elicit behaviours.  Trick training not only builds your relationship, it provides much needed mental stimulation and can increase your dog’s confidence and self-esteem. 

Our Trick Dog Trainer, we will help you learn over tricks (including Say Your Prayers, Roll-Over, Hoop Jump, Take A Bow, Crawl and many more!) that you can practice anywhere and anytime.  Help your dog learn to focus in all situations, build a strong bond with your dog or just impress your friends.  All tricks can be modified to you or your dog’s specific needs, skills or personality which will increase his/her success and fun!  

Two dogs, wearing sunglasses, are clowning around.

Two dogs, wearing sunglasses, are clowning around.

Our Trick Dog classes are designed for any dog!

 Our Tricks Dog  Class  will teach your dog some fun and practical tricks to entertain your family and friends as well as increase your skills as a trainer. Included in this class are a variety of tricks such as: spin, bow, weave, sit pretty, roll over, play dead, shake, wave, high five, balance a cookie on the nose, targeting, weave, crawl, back up, etc. You will also learn some great games to play with your dog. Fun is required!

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Intermediate Trick Dog Intermediate Trick Dog classes are designed for dogs who have completed the Novice Trick Dog Classes o All dogs are eligible to receive their Intermidiate Trick Dog Title (ITD).  Classes are 6 weeks and are $140.

If you have a Pet Therapy dog, make your visits even more memorable with these tricks that will put a smile on the faces of the people you visit.

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This 6 week class goes beyond roll over and play dead! In this class you’ll learn how to teach your dog to do circus tricks that will impress your family and friends and are just plain FUN! We will start off with easy tricks (shake hands, high five, jumping through hoops, crawling on the floor, etc.) and work up to putting toys away, rolling up in a blanket and riding on skateboards – the list is endless! There will be a variety of tricks offered so it’s a good class for every level of training. It’s a fun class that will help you and your dog learn to work together on cool tricks that you can show off anywhere – who knows, maybe you’ll end up in a TV Show!

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This  courses is  fun for you and your dog. Best of all-performing tricks will enhance your bond with your canine companion and stimulate him. Learning new skills keeps older dogs young, agile, and flexible and gives young energetic dogs an outlet for their energy.

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We offer two levels of Tricks and Games classes: Beginner Tricks and Games (6 one-hour sessions) This 6-week class will introduce you to the fun world of tricks and games. You and your dog will learn several tricks including: Sit and Beg Fetching Items Jumping through a hoop, Take a bow Play dead Weaving through your legs Hide your eyes Pre-requisites for this course: The dog MUST be a Basic Obedience Class  Graduate at Training Your Best Friend or another dog training school. It is strongly recommended that dogs  reliably perform sit, down and stay     In Tricks! class you’ll be able to learn lots of new, fun tricks that will make you laugh and help you bond with your dog while keeping their minds active. dog tricks 6 It will give you the tools to better learn how to train and work with your dogs all while teaching your dogs how to learn, while giving you a base for any future training from tricks to obedience and everything in between. In this class you will not only teach your dog lots of creative (and many useful) tricks but also refine your training skills and have a blast doing it.  Our tricks class is designed to be a fun, challenging, and rewarding class for you and your dog. Megan Adcock will instruct you on your “tricky” journey with our beginning tricks class learning some basics such as spinning, rolling over, take a bow, say your prayers and more. .  Upon completion of your class and display of tricks learned, Megan will have your Novice Trick Dog Title through Do More With Your Dog® issued to you. dog praying 2

 Tricks Taught

Week 1 – Sit, Paws Up, Spin Week 2 – Bow/ Curtsey, Prayer’s, Shake Hands Week 3 – Hoop Jump, Target, Shell Game Week 4 – Fetch, Roll Over, Figure 8’s/ leg weaves Week 5 – Jump Through My Arms, Wave, Peek-a-boo Week 6 – Crawl, Balance and Catch, Sit Pretty and Beg Week 7 – Graduation/ Novice Trick Dog Title Evaluation Dogs and handlers learn approximately 20-25 tricks ranging from basic to intermediate. Tricks training is a 6 class course for $150. Shake, Sit Pretty, Roll Over, Play Dead, Say your prayers, Peekaboo, Hoop Jump, Crawl, Touch a target, Spin, Take a bow, Leg weave, Figure 8’s, Kisses, Cover eyes, Wave hello/goodbye, High five, Back up, Doggy Push ups, Take/give, and potentially more. Is your dog the class clown? In Trick Top Shape class we can channel that silliness into trick you can show off! Do you want to do therapy dog work with your dog and need some entertainment for the people you visit? Maybe you always wanted to learn more about teaching your dog tricks If so Our Doggy Tricks Class is just the class for you and your dog. Dog tricks 7  Class Fee: $150

Class Schedule: To Be Announced this Spring

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