Schedule of Classes

Summer 2016- Training Classes (distributed 3/31/16)

Puppy Kindergarten – For puppies aged 8-18 weeks. Class Maximum = 6. Classes run 5 weeks total.

  • Saturday, Apr. 2nd at 10 AM. Instructor: Beth Strecker, CPDT
  • Saturday, May 21st at 10 AM. Instructor: Beth Strecker, CPDT
  • Thursday, Jun. 16th at 6 PM. Instructor: Krista Davis

     

Pet Dog Manners I – For all dogs over 4 months of age. Class Maximum = 6. Classes run 5 weeks total.

  • Saturday, Apr. 2nd at 8:30 AM. Instructor: Beth Strecker, CPDT
  • Saturday, May 21st at 8:30 AM. Instructor: Beth Strecker, CPDT
  • Thursday, Jun. 16th at 7 PM. Instructor: Krista Davis
  • Monday, Aug. 1st at 6 PM. Instructor: Julie McLaughlin, CVT

Bully Breed Basics – 6 week class dedicated to bully breeds. First class is owners only, no dogs. 

  • Monday,  Apr. 18th at 6 PM. Instructor: Julie McLaughlin, CVT

Canine ConfidenceA 5 week course focusing on helping fearful and anxious dogs build confidence, look to you for stability and decrease their anxiety.  First class is owners/fosters only, no dogs.

  • Wednesday, Apr. 6th at 10am. Instructor: Lisa Berkenstock, BS, CVT, CPDT-KA

Adolescent Dog Survival Workshop – A 4 week workshop for dogs aged 18 weeks to 18 months teaching skills to manage issues that come with adolescence.

  • Monday, June 13th at 6 PM. Instructor: Julie McLaughlin, CVT

Really Reliable Recall – 4 weeks dedicated to teaching a strong recall, conditioning an emotional response to calling your dog.

  • Thursday, May 5th at 6 PM. Instructor: Krista Davis

Leash Walking Wonders – 4 weeks dedicated to learning how to walk politely on the leash.

  • Thursday, May 5th at 7 PM. Instructor: Krista Davis

Classes not currently on the schedule – If interested- please contact Lisa (215-900-0125, mypetsteacher@gmail.com).

  • Pet Dog Manners II – For dogs over 4 months of age with PDMI or class equivalent. Class Maximum = 6. Classes run 5 weeks total.
  • Canine Good Citizen – An advanced class, 5 weeks of class and followed by the test.
  • Copy Dog – Invitation Only.  Specialty class focused on a dog’s imitative ability.  Class runs 6 weeks total.  First week is for owners and fosters only.
  • Crate Skills Workshop – A 2 week workshop that teaches dogs to love their crates and owners how to appropriate use them.
  • Do You Mind? – 3 week advanced class, based on the interactive training game for you and your dog.
  • Tricks – A 5 week class to teach your dog tricks!