SERVICES

Training4K9s offers a variety of services to suit your needs.

 
TRAINING CLASSES 

 

Binghamton, NY Classes

Cornell Cooperative Extension 840 Upper Front St. Binghamton, NY

Puppy Manners Class: 

Monday October 3 -  October 24 from 5 to 5:45 pm

Pups will learn sit, down, stay, recall and loose leash walking. and also include socialization playtime. This class is good any age pup from 8 weeks to 16 weeks. Tuition fee is $120 for a 4 week class. 

Canine Good Citizen Class: 

Monday October 3 -  October 24 from 6 to 7 pm

Pups will learn sit, down, stay, recall and loose leash walking to meet requirements to prepare for the AKC Canine Good Citizen class. This class is good any age pup from 8 weeks on up. This is also a good class for any team interested in doing therapy work or even just a good basic training class. Tuition fee is $120 for a 4 week class. 

AKC Fit Dog (Level 1) Class: 

Monday October 3 -  October 24 from 8 to 8:45 pm

This class focuses on proper fitness for your pup, we cover exercises and behaviors that increase flexibility, strength, balance and coordination along with providing cardiovascular benefits. Fitness is great for mental and physical stimulation and can reduce boredom and boost confidence, especially around unfamiliar objects. If you have interest in dog sports, this class will help you keep you pup healthy and strain free. This class is intended for healthy pups of all ages, puppies under 18 months are welcome and will avoid any repetitive movements. This 4 week class will begin October 3rd at 8pm. Class fee is $120 paid at first class.

Basic Manners Class: 

Monday October 3 -  October 24 from 7 to 8 pm

Does your pup need to learn the basics? This class will go over sit, stay, come, leave it and much more! This class will run for 4 weeks at Cornell Cooperative Extension starting October 3rd at 7pm. Class fee is $120 payable at the first class. 

Harpursville, NY Classes

Eternal Sun Stable 286 Watrous Rd. Harpursville, NY

Rally Class: 

Saturday September 10 - 24, 2022 from 10 - 11 AM 

Class Description - Rally-O

This is a fun class for dogs to learn Rally movements and compete with each other in class completing various Rally courses. Pups should have previous experience or have completed a basic training course. Tuition is $120 for the 3 week class.

Basic Obedience (use for CGC&Therapy) 4 week class rolling registration 

Saturday August 6 - September 24 from 9 - 10 AM (no class 9/3 Labor day weekend)

Class Description - Basic

Pups will learn sit, down, stay, recall and loose leash walking. and also prepare them for taking the CGC and Love on a Leash Therapy dog  evaluation at the last class. This class is good any age pup from 8 weeks old on up. Tuition fee is $120 for a 4 week class. Start anytime! 

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.

Please check back for class updates!

 

 

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!!

Online Seminars:

TBD 2022 – Making Shelter Life Positive, Behavior Seminar - 7.5 CEUS IAABC and CCPDT

                      Location - this will most likely be offered as an online seminar

 

 

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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.

EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS

 

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.

Topics include:

  • 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!

 

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).

Workshop topics:

  • 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!

Location: TBD

Date/Time: TBD

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.

SHELTER CONSULTING

 

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.