Training4K9s offers a variety of services to suit your needs.
Cornell Cooperative Extension 840 Upper Front St. Binghamton, NY
Puppy Manners Class: Monday October 4 - 25, 2021 from 5 - 6 PM
Pups will learn sit, down, stay, recall, leave it and loose leash walking. This class is good any age pup from 8 weeks to 4 months of age. We will also offer puppy playtime. Class fee is $100.
Canine Good Citrizen Class: Monday October 4 - 25, 2021 from 6-7 PM
Pups will learn sit, down, stay, recall and loose leash walking. and also prepare them for taking the CGC evaluation at the last class. This class is good any age pup from 8 weeks old on up. Class fee of $100 for the 4 week class.
Register by contacting Connie using the email form you will see when you click the REGISTER button below. Please tell us which class you are interested in, name, breed and age of your pup.
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Description of Classes, Seminars, and Workshops 2021
AKC Canine Good Citizen / AKC STAR Puppy Class
This class teaches your dog how to walk nicely on a leash, sit, down and stay on command, accept a stranger, to be calm while petting and grooming, walk calmly through crowds, and a reliable recall. Once your dog successfully completes the program he/she will be certified as a canine good citizen! AKC STAR Puppy class includes socialization time.
Bootcamp- CGC offered as a two week session instead of a four week session
Loose leash walking class- Learn the ins and outs of teaching your dog to walk loose leash and politely beside you. No more pulling or dragging you every step of the way. Great for dogs three months and older.
Rally class – Rally class is a great stepping stone after CGC class and provides a link from the Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program to obedience or agility competition, both for dogs and handlers. A rally course includes 10 to 20 stations, depending on the level.
Shy dog class – This class is designed for the dog owner or shelter worker who is interested in learning more about working with dogs that have fear issues. Learn why dogs might be afraid of objects, people, or everything! And learn how to work with this behavior to promote confidence and safety.
Therapy dog class - Teach your dog what he/she needs to know to become evaluated as a Therapy dog!!
TBD 2021 – Making Shelter Life Positive, Behavior Seminar - 7.5 CEUS IAABC and CCPDT
Location - this will most likely be offered as an online seminar
BEHAVIOR ASSESSMENTS and CONSULTATIONS
We offer many options to meet the needs of our clients for consultations. Our preferred appointments are at our location in Harpursville, NY. We also offer phone consultations for our distance clients. Contact us to set up an appointment.
Please email Connie to arrange an appointment for you and your dog.
FREE Puppy Seminars are available. Please contact us for more information.
This seminar is for anyone who has a puppy or is thinking about getting one.
Some of the discussion topics will be selecting a pup and what you will need
before bringing a puppy home.
Fearful Dog Seminar - 2021 date TBD
This seminar is for dog owners and shelter workers.
Understanding fear behaviors
What your dog is telling you through body language
How to train a fearful dog
How to introduce a fearful dog to new people and new situations
Fearful dogs and kids and MORE!
To register call Sara Hamburger at Animal Care Sanctuary. 1-570-596-2200.
Fearful Dog Workshop- 2021 Date TBD - Binghamton, NY
This seminar is for dog owners, trainers and behavior consultants. This will especially be perfect for Fearful Dog seminar participants to apply what they learned in the seminar and put it to work in this hands on opportunity with their own dog.
We are offering 8 full working spots with your dog for $65 ( $60 for early bird before Nov 15). There are also auditor spots available for $30 ($25 early bird before Nov 15).
Reading your dog's body language
Hands on coaching as you learn how to apply behavior modification techniques
How to introduce a fearful dog to new people and new situations in our classroom
Understanding thresholds and how to keep your dog successful and engaged
Personalized lesson plan for your dog so you can continue your work at home
We expect working spots to fill quickly so be sure to sign up soon!
To Register for our workshop please click the register button below. Enter Fearful Dog Workshop in the subject line. Indicate either working dog spot or auditor spot in the message and any questions you may have. Payment can be made online or by check.
We offer reduced rate behavior and training consulting with our PupPartners TM shelter package. The shelter tools are free to non-profit shelter and rescues. Please contact us for more information.