Group Dog Training

About Our Dog Training for Groups

Wagsworth Manor is thrilled to be offering group classes taught by our very talented and experienced training staff. The classes are designed for FUN first and foremost. Come and strengthen the bond you have with your favorite canine companion.

Puppy Pre-School

This is a 5 Week Course – Starting April 26th, Wednesday at 6 pm

Ages: 10 weeks to 3 months old
Previous Classes: None

Early training and socialization of puppies helps establish good habits and healthy relationships right from the start. In this class, we’ll help you with basic commands, as well as address common puppy concerns such as jumping and mouthiness. By introducing your puppy to many people, places, and other puppies early on, you’ll allow your puppy to grow up more confidently and friendly.

This class includes:

Manners & Impulse Control – Teach your pup to sit rather than jump, pay attention, wait, walk nicely on leash, and leave food and other items that are off limits.
Nipping Inhibition – Keep your hands and sleeves safe, and lay the foundation for a gentle mouth throughout your pups socialization. Shape your puppy into a well-mannered puppy who likes children & strangers.
Social Skills – Teach your pup to enjoy being touched for easy nail clippings, vet exams, grooming, etc.
House Training – Get the A to Z on potty training, complete with a schedule and helpful tips.
Basic Commands – Learning the basic commands that will set your puppy up for being a well mannered furkid.
Fun, and more Fun!

Register for a class here

Good Manners

This is a 5 Week Course – Starting April 26th, Wednesday at 7 pm

Ages: Over 6 months old
Previous Classes: No previous Classes Required

This class compiles all the skills your older pup already may know and applies it to everyday, real-world situations. From come to coming at the dog park, from stay to staying even when they can’t see you or they are being offered a treat by a stranger, we’ll help you refine the skills the two of you have learned so you can show off those good manners.

This class includes:

Generalization – Learn how to take distance, distraction, and duration into the world.
Recall when it counts – Test your dog’s recall at the dog park and be amazed at the results.
Loose-Leash in a crowd – Stroll through a busy shopping district with a well-mannered pooch at your side.
Leave it – Always. Cement your dog’s resistance to temptation.
Café-quality stay – Practicing long down stays with distractions that earns you a dog you can take anywhere.
Fun – Always!

Register for a class here

Puppy Level 2: Perfect Puppy

This is a 5 Week Course – Not offered at this time

Ages: 3-6 months old
Previous Classes: Puppy Pre-school or equivalent

For a teenage dog, the world is full of temptation and distraction – chicken bones on the street, other dogs, pizza on the coffee table, too much fun to come when called. In this class, we continue your puppy’s education and socialization by reinforcing the basics and adding distraction, duration, and distance ultimately helping them become well-mannered pups who listen to their parents.

This class includes:

Impulse control – Learn about distance, distractions, and duration-the basis for advanced doggie education.
Manners – Build on your pup’s existing skills. Take sit, down, watch me, and loose leash walking to the next level.
New learning – It’s time to add the tougher stuff. “ Go settle”, longer sit & down stays and more.
Socialization – Teaching the appropriate manners of playing with others.
Fun – Always!

Register for a class here

Adult Level 1: Rusty Rover

This is a 5 Week Course – Not offered at this time

Ages: Over 1 year old
Previous Classes: None

The main goal of this class is to provide a refresher for adult dogs who haven’t been in school for a while. This class will provide you with all the basics commands that lead to a well-mannered pooch.

This class includes:

Command – Learn all the basic commands you need for a well mannered pet.
Loose-Leash – Stroll through a busy shopping district with a well-mannered pooch at your side.
Leave it – Cement your dog’s resistance to temptation.
Socialization – Work on socializing your dog to new environments and people. Boost their confidence!
Fun – Always!

Register for a class here

Adult Level 2: Reliable Rover

This is a 5 Week Course – Not offered at this time

Ages: Over 1 year old
Previous Classes: Adult or Puppy Manners Level 1

By strengthening the basics and adding distraction, duration, and distance, this class provides the next steps towards your dog becoming a reliable rover that all your family and friends will envy.

This class includes:

Impulse control – Learn about distance, distractions, and duration-the basis for advanced doggie education.
Manners – Build on your pup’s existing skills. Take sit, down, watch me, and loose leash walking to the next level.
New learning – It’s time to add the tougher stuff. “ Go settle”, longer sit & down stays and more.
Socialization – Teaching the appropriate manners of playing with others.
Fun – Always!

Register for a class here

Adult Level 3: Good Manners

This is a 5 Week Course – Not offered at this time

Ages: Over 1 year old
Previous Classes: Puppy or Adult Level 1 & 2 or equivalent

So your dog has excelled at all the basics – what’s next? This level three class compiles all the skills they’ve mastered and applies it to everyday, real-world situations. From come to coming at the dog park, from stay to staying even when they can’t see you or they are being offered a treat by a stranger, we’ll help you refine the skills the two of you have learned so you can show off those good manners.

This class includes:

Generalization – Learn how to take distance, distraction, and duration into the world.
Recall when it counts – Test your dog’s recall at the dog park and be amazed at the results.
Loose-Leash in a crowd – Stroll through a busy shopping district with a well-mannered pooch at your side.
Leave it – Always. Cement your dog’s resistance to temptation.
Café-quality stay – Practicing long down stays with distractions that earns you a dog you can take anywhere.
Fun – Always!

Register for a class here

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