Choose a Path That's Right for Your Goals

No matter your goals for your dog, we know that he or she is always a family member first. We pride ourselves on providing a solid foundation if you want a well-behaved pet or a top competitor.

Pick Your Path - Family Pet

Family Pet

Our dogs are family members first, and as such we expect them to have good manners and basic skills like "come," "sit," and "stay."

Even if you don't have competitive aspirations, we can help shape your relationship with your dog.

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Pick Your Path - Obedience Training

Obedience

We offer classes to take you from basic obedience all the way through Utility. We also offer Rally to prepare you for all levels.

Whether you dream of stepping into the ring or just want to take your training to the next level, we can support your goals.

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Pick Your Path - Agility Training

Agility

Our classes begin with instilling a solid foundation to support your agility career in and out of the competitive arena.

Agility is also a fun way to work with your family pet to grow your relationship!

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  • Puppy Kindergarten

    Introducing puppies to social situations as well as beginning obedience training

  • Obedience Foundations 1

    Recalls, stays, walking skills, CGC, skills and more!

  • Obedience Foundations 2

    Building on Obedience Foundations 1 with more focus and motivation skills

  • Agility Foundations 1

    Tricks, recalls, stays, and ground work for agility

  • Puppy Kindergarten

    Introducing puppies to social situations as well as beginning obedience training

  • Obedience Foundations 1

    Recalls, stays, walking skills, CGC, skills and more!

  • Obedience Foundations 2

    Building on Obedience Foundations 1 with more focus and motivation skills

  • Novice Obedience

    This class is geared towards dogs and handlers working towards the Companion Dog title

  • Rally with Karen Allen

    A fun class for dog and handlers working on rally obedience skills

  • Open Obedience with Karen Allen

    Handlers will focus on retrieving exercises, all jumping exercises, and heeling exercises.

  • Utility Skills with Karen Allen

    A competitive obedience class for dog and handler teams working towards the Utility Dog title.

  • Agility Foundations 1

    Tricks, recalls, stays, and ground work for agility

  • Agility Foundations 2

    Building on Agility Foundations 1 and including beginning obstacle work

  • Agility Foundations 3

    This class concentrates on jumping skills and beginning handling over jumps and tunnels as well beginning agility handling.

  • Agility Foundations 4

    Concentrating on board work, this class includes targeting/board work, stays, contact end behavior, teeter, weaves, and full contact work.

  • Agility Handling 1

    Skills needed for the Advanced classes, taught at an intermediate level

  • Agility Handling 2

    Building Handling 1 with application on more advanced sequences

  • Agility Handling 3

    Applying skills learned in previous handling classes to complex sequences

  • Agility Handling 4

    Putting it together! Adding contacts and weaves into the sequences

  • Contacts and Weaves

    attention will be given to fast and accurate contact work, using (primarily) the targeting method

  • Agility Handling with Video Analysis

    Uses video to improve handling and be able to better recognize errors in body position

  • Pre-Competition Agility

    Designed to get dogs ready to begin competing at the Novice/Starters level.

  • Novice Competition Agility

    Focus will be on course analysis, memorization and strategy, obstacle discrimination, all types of crosses (and more...)

  • Advanced Competition Agility

    Designed to help handlers to improve handling skills while completing challenging sequences and short courses!

  • Masters Competition Agility

    Handlers will be taught strategies for handling upper level courses of all registries.