Covid-19 & Classes

  • 1 handler/person per dog in each class
  • Working places in class will be clearly marked to give the 6' distance needed
  • Surfaces are disinfected before and between classes
  • If you may have been exposed or are not feeling well PLEASE stay home
  • For adult classes we will work outdoors when possible

Group Classes

North Vancouver dog training classes to suit your needs. Small groups, big fun.

Puppy Kindergarten

  • 4 pups per class, under 16 weeks
  • Due to COVID-19 class is limited to one person and their puppy only
  • 1 online orientation, 4 x 60 minute in person classes, Project Puppy Membership
  • Price: $210 + gst

Puppy socialization done right saves lives. Prevention of fear (which causes aggression) is our goal. Yes, we teach sit, down, stay, leave it, drop it, recall etc. but most importantly we give you the skills to raise a socially confident dog you enjoy sharing your life with.

We cannot offer make-up sessions, please see our cancellation policies.

Time: 6pm

Date: Sept 10, 17, 24, Oct 1

Teacher: Tess

Time: 9:30am

Date: Sept 12, 19, 26, Oct 3

Teacher: Tess

Time: 5:30pm

Date: Aug 30, Sept 13, 20, 27 *skip long weekend

Teacher: Renée

Teen Manners

  • 3 dogs per class, older than 16-24 weeks
  • 4 x 60 minute classes
  • Price: $210 + gst

The adolescent stage is a great opportunity to continue learning with your best friend. Keep the momentum going from puppyhood or embark on taking a class together if you haven't had the chance yet.

Skills taught: focus, wait, leash walking skills, manners around other dogs and distractions, husbandry components (grooming and veterinary care) and foundation skills such as "place" and recall.

Time: 6pm

Dates: Aug 24, 31, Sept 14, 21, 6pm

Teacher: Tess

Time: 7:15pm

Dates: Aug 24, 31, Sept 14, 21

Teacher: Tess

Manners & More

  • 3 dogs per class, older than 20 weeks
  • 4 x 60 minute classes
  • Price: $210 + gst

Looking for a small group setting for some foundation dog training skills? We've got you. 3 dogs per class ensures instructor attention is maximized and customization of skills based on what you and your dog need.

Skills taught: marker training, sit, down, stay, leave it, drop it, wait, leash skills, targeting, go to your place, stay, come when called (and more!).

Time: 6:45pm

Date: Aug 23, 30, Sept 13, 20

Teacher: Renée

Time: 11am

Date: Aug 8, 15, 22, 29

Teacher: Tess

What You'll Need for Class

  1. Treat training pouch
  2. Harness for your dog. We like the 2-Hounds Freedom Harness Best and the Ruffwear Front Range Harness
  3. Treats. Soft, smelly treats work well and some of your dogs kibble IF they love it
  4. Solid leash, no retractables
  5. A mat/small bed for your dog

Equipment We Don't Allow

We are pretty picky, for good reason.

We don't allow:

  1. Martingale collars
  2. Prong or chain/choke collars
  3. Ecollars/Shock
  4. Retractable leashes

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