We offer a variety of training courses, including private individual instruction, boarding school, and in-home training for all breeds and ages. Training is available days, evenings and Saturdays too! Courses are taught by experienced professionals and your satisfaction is guaranteed.
TRAINING APPLICATION FORM INSTRUCTIONS
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CLASSES & TRAINING OPTIONS
All classes meet one hour per week for six weeks. You will need a training collar and 6′ leash. We have all types of leashes and collars available, and we can fit your dog and also and go over the pros and cons of the different ones available.
PUPPY TRAINING CLASSES
This is for puppies up to 4 months old. Some of the topics covered are socializing your puppy, puppy imprinting, and basic obedience exercises such as sit, down, come and walk on a loose lead. Discussion forum on how dogs learn and communicate, the “Alpha” dog, house-breaking, crate training, nipping, jumping, barking, chewing, etc.
BASIC DOG OBEDIENCE CLASSES
This is for dogs over 4 months and up to any age. The course will cover the commands sit, down, stay, come, heel and walking on a loose lead. Attention and conditioning to respond to first commands is focused on in this class to create a strong foundation. Discussion forums are on common dog issues and behavioral problems.
INTERMEDIATE/CANINE GOOD CITIZEN® (CGC)
This class is for dogs that have completed the Basic class. Concepts from the Basic class are expanded upon and practical applications of commands are taught. The American Kennel Club® (AKC) seeks to officially recognize those dogs that possess the attributes that enable them to serve effectively as personal companions and as a member in good standing with the community. Dogs need not be purchased or registered with the AKC to earn a Canine Good Citizen® (CGC) award. The AKC CGC test will be given at end of course and titles and certificates are awarded.
This class is for dogs that have completed the Intermediate class. The training exercises introduced in the previous class are expanded upon. Introduction of off-leash obedience and performance with distractions are covered.
Designed to prepare both the handler and the dog for competing in the conformation ring.
We provide specific behavior modification training for those with problem dogs. We can help fix behavior problems such as aggression, digging, chewing and soiling in the house to name a few.
PRIVATE DOG TRAINING LESSONS
Can follow the basic obedience class outline or can be tailored to the student’s needs. Private lessons can be held at our location or in-home. This format is a must for aggressive dogs.
BOARD & TRAIN
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MEET OUR TRAINERS
You can feel confident choosing Belquest for your training needs.
- Top Obedience Dog In The Country, 1979
- AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Evaluator
- AKC Judge
- Professionally training dogs since 1999
- Experienced in many facets of training (sport, work and pet)
- Graduate of the Canine Academy for Dog Trainers where he earned the following certifications: Pro Trainer, Advance Pro Trainer
- Police K9 Trainer (Patrol, Tracking and Odor Detection) by the Canine Academy for Dog Trainers (Leander, TX)