We have a talented core of trainers 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.
K9 Confidence Course is $150 for a 6 week course. 50% Deposit to reserve a spot.
Obedience Course is $150 for a 6 week course. 50% Deposit to reserve a spot.
Classes and Locations
Tuesdays, Deep River Legion, K-9 Confidence from 6pm untill 7pm, Obedience Lvl 1 from 7pm until 8pm
Saturdays, Chalk River Legion, K-9 Confidence from 1pm until 2pm, Obedience Lvl 1 from 2pm until 3pm
Sundays, Deep River Legion, K-9 Confidence from 1pm until 2pm, Obedience Lvl 1 from 2pm until 3pm
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.
Obedience Course Quick Overview
Description: Group 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.
“Sit” – Sit command with hand signal + verbal
“Stand” – Stand command with hand signal + verbal
“Down” – Down command with hand signal + verbal
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
“Look at me” – 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