Intermediate Dog Training Classes
Find out more about our 8 week course.
Over 8 weeks, the course will build on the Foundation content as well as cover a variety of new skills and improved behaviours for the real world. Each week is different so you need to commit to the 8 weeks when booking, to ensure you are able to pass the final week. Some content is similar to the Kennel Club Good Citizen Dog Scheme, Bronze Award.
Includes POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT theory through techniques to work through in class and at home. DOG TRAINING IS A CONTINUOUS ACTIVITY FOR YOU AND YOUR DOG and needs to be fun fun fun!
You need to practice regularly at home to ensure you both reach the desired level of training by the conclusion of the course.
You and your dog will better understand:
Dog handling and management skills
Dog behaviour and body language
Control and trust, building stronger bond from foundation level
Reading your dog when out and about (what makes him/her anxious, excited – what should i do?)
Your dog will build on basic life skills and behaviours through:
Socialisation and Habituation (experiencing and learning to react safely to other living things)
Advanced learned behaviours (watch (eye contact), settle/relax, come when called, sit, down, stand, loose lead walking, greeting and meeting other dogs)
Easy walking without distractions (walks through town centre and trentham gardens village)
Recall with distractions (outside)
Responsibility & Care (owner knowledge)
Control at doors/gates
Collar, lead, harness & equipment
Stay for 1 minute away from handler
Controlled walks in real life situations
Examination of your dog
Group walk during one week (recall practice)
Recall to handler on demand
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