Group Training Classes

Group Training Classes

Puppy Preschool*

$125 for 4 weeks – 1-hour sessions
Focusing on shaping and influencing the behavior of your growing puppy. Puppy Preschool is designed to teach owners how to better understand their puppy’s needs, establish effective communication, curb behavior problems, and to show owners how to properly socialize their new puppy. Puppy preschool is designed for puppies as young as 8 weeks yet no older than 16 weeks. This early start is crucial in aiding the development of your new puppy.

 

Basic Obedience Class*

$200 for 6 weeks – 2-hour sessions
Teaching basic obedience commands and increasing confidence and communication. The course includes basic commands such as come, place, and heel as well as general leash manners with a focus on opening a line of communication between you and your dog.

 

Tricks Class*

$165 for 6 weeks – 1-hour sessions
Tricks training class is a fun way to get the whole family engaged in strengthening the relationship with your dog. In this class, you and your pup will work on exciting skills such as roll over, high five, and ‘sit pretty’.

 

Canine Good Citizen Class*

$180 for 7 weeks – 1-hour sessions
“The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club.” source. This class includes full training and testing for AKC CGC certification. AKC CGC TEST WITHOUT TRAINING: $30

 

Unlimited Class*

$28.84 for drop-in
$500 for a 3-month membership
$950 for a 6-month membership
Classes held two times per week.

 


Please call (301) 874-8880 and press 1 when prompted for any training related questions, or email Amanda.Downs@gvhstaff.com.