Having a well behaved dog, with reliable behaviors, A companion that can be enjoyed both at home and out in public is within every owners grasp.
By nature, dogs desire to be an active member of the family (their pack)
Compassion with Clear, Consistent Confident Cues
help bring out the best your dog can be (most can be pretty darn good)
BE CLEAR - choose a marker word (YES) for behaviors you like and
choose a marker word (NO) for behaviors you do not like.
Only Reward (pet/play/food) what you like.
BE CONSISTENT - react the same to each behavior every time even if your tired.
BE CONFIDENT - Know your dog and its needs and be prepared to honor those needs.
Consistency and Confidence convey to your dog you are a strong leader
COMPASSION - your dog needs your empathy and acceptance while it is learning. You must do everything you can to maintain your dogs trust in you.
They must believe you are a leader than can keep them safe and will treat them fairly.
WE CAN HELP YOU
WE CAN HELP YOU AND YOUR DOG SPEAK THE SAME LANGUAGE
WE CAN HELP YOU AND YOUR DOG ENJOY EACH OTHER
Specializing in problem behaviors from Aggression (dog=human/dog-dog) to Resource Guarding - Separation Anxiety and Hyper Active Behaviors on a private session basis.
We also conduct group classes for: Puppy (10 wks - 24wks)
Beginner Basics (any age/ new adoptees)
Canine Good Citizen
Fun & Skills Open(a variety of disciplines & skill levels)
Therapy Dog Class and Evaluations
Ingrid Nelson, Evaluator and Instructor for Pet Partners #45993
Evaluator and Instructor for AKC Canine Good Citizen #2486
Association Professional Dog Trainers #81025
25+ years training and animal care profession
600+ hours continuing education in animal behavior, health and nutrition
Certifications held in: Canine/Equine/Feline Massage : Chiropractic : Bach Flower Remedies : Reiki
PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES GLADLY PROVIDED UPON REQUEST
Please use the form below to inquire about services or classes
includes a 15 minute follow up call
FUN & SKILLS SESSIONS......$100/7sessions
come when you can within one year
includes agility and rally training
AKC STAR PUPPY..................$100./6wks
includes elements of AKC/CGC
ANIMAL ASSISTED THERAPY...$150/6wks
includes workshop for Pet Partners Cert
PET PARTNERS WORKSHOP...$75/one day
includes calming relaxation techniques,
focus/confidence building skills
CANINE GOOD CITIZEN AND THERAPY
EVALUATIONS : March-June-Sept-Dec
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FIRST CLASS PET BOARDING AND TRAINING SERVICES