We have a talented core of trainers and Instructors who are available to the community to spread awareness and raise donations to provide for our Service Dogs.
Service Dogs, Therapy Dogs, Emotional Support Dogs
Behavior issues & modification.
Consultations on food, breeds and picking the right dog or puppy for you.
Service Dogs are our priority. To that end, we fund raise, accept donations and offer training to the community.
Consultations are $50. Travel expenses will occur outside the Petawawa area.
Private Sessions are $50. Travel expenses will occur outside the Petawawa area.
We are now Offering a Puppy course! This course is $150.00 for 6 weeks. It is the perfect course to get you and your puppy ready for all your future endeavours and sets you up perfectly for our Basic obedience course!
The Basic Obedience Course is step two of our classes. It is $150 for a 6 week course. 50% Deposit to reserve a spot.
The K9 Confidence Course is step three of our classes. It is $150 for a 6 week course. 50% Deposit to reserve a spot.
Online Courses are Now Available as an option! Contact us for more information!
Certificates issued upon successful completion.
Classes and Locations
We are currently figuring out times and locations to start training back up again with the correct protocol in place for the safety of our clients, trainers, and four legged friends!! We are offering online and one on one trainer and client sessions, Please contact us for more information!
The K-9 Confidence Course
- Accepting A Friendly Stranger
- Politely Accepts Petting
- Appearance and Grooming
- Out For A Walk
- Walking Through A Crowd
- Sit/Down On Command and Stay In Place
- Come When Called
- Reaction To A Passing Dog
- Reaction To Distractions
- Supervised Isolation
- Walking Through A Door/Gate
Upon completion the team is accredited by us as and the dog is awarded a FIRE TEAM K-9 PARTNER Certificate! This demonstrates that you and your K-9 Partner are dedicated to promoting good conduct and behavior in the community.
Basic Obedience Course Overview
Description: Group or online class offered as a 6-week course. The goal is to have the following commands mastered by the end of the course. Each command and expectations will be explained and demonstrated in class from the instructor.
“Side” ‘Head”- Submission State
“Break”- Greeting a dog
“Sit” – Sit command with hand signal + verbal
“Stand” – Stand command with hand signal + verbal
“Down” – Down command with hand signal + verbal
“Heel”- Walking By your side Calmly
Leash work – Turning in place with dog at side, moving in figure 8 pattern with dog remaining at side, moving in “S” shape while maintaining focus on handler
“Let’s go” – Command to indicate advancing, dog remains in heel
“Focus” – Command with hand signal + verbal to give eye contact to handler
“Wait” – Command with hand signal+ verbal. Indication to dog to hold position
“Come” – Command with hand signal+ verbal for dog to come
“Leave it” – Command + leash correction. Dog is taught to leave person/object/animal
The Puppy Course
In our puppy course we will discuss and actively participate in learning about , marking and rewarding, teaching your puppy their name, house training, luring and engagement, collar interaction and confidence, the use of an inside leash and limiting space, play and exercise, socialization, kennel training, and obedience.
We will cover the following commands;
Week 5 we will review everything and the 6th week we will present all the following commands and do a progress report. The 6th week will end with a certification presentation for each Puppy team!!!