Group training classes allow our instructors to teach you how to train your dog!
Our group classes have 4-8 dog handler teams per class. Classes are 1 hour long and are held on set day and time each week for a series of weeks.
To Register: choose the class you would like to enroll in, choose your payment type (PayPal for online payment or By Check for check payment) then fill out the full registration form including your dog’s info. *NOTE if you choose to pay by check you will need to mail a check to Ideal DOG 3450 Senn Road, Omro, WI 54963 to reserve your spot for the class.
Or you can Sign up at our neighbor store The Pampurr’d Pet during business hours- (pay with cash or check only at the store).
A complete registration form and payment must be made to reserve a spot.
If you don’t see a group class that works for you, contact us about private training lessons. Private lessons are customized to fit your schedule!
Please note-If your dog has behavior concerns group classes are not appropriate and private training/behavior counseling is needed. No refunds can be given if dogs must be excused from class for disruptive behavior. Puppy classes require dogs be dog friendly. Thank you for understanding.
Want To Build Your Dog's Skills? K9 Life Skills Is The Way To Go!
K9 Life Skills 1
This first step fun 3 week class starts the essential skills needed for any age dog to be a great companion. Life skills are divided into 3 step classes, 1,2, and 3 for optimal learning and schedule flexibility. The training skills are the same as our 6 week Basic Manners class split into two 3 week sessions( Skills 1 and Skills 2).
Life Skills 1 teaches:
- Basic Principles of Positive Reinforcement and Clicker training( clicker is optional)
- “Sit”, “Down”, “Stay”
- “Come”, Polite Leash Walking
- “Off” Polite greetings
- Impulse control- “Say please”
Cost is $85, 3 weeks, class limit is 4-6 students
Enroll Today And Let The Skill Building Begin!
K9 Life Skills 2
This second step class continues the skills set to teach additional cues for a well rounded canine companion. 3 weeks of training for any age dog. Pre-requisite Puppy Pre-School, K9 Life Skills 1, STAR Puppy or equivalent. Great as a refresher class after Basic or STAR Puppy
- “Sit”, “Down”, “Stay”
- “Wait” “Come”
- “Leave it”
- “Look”, “Heel”
- Tricks and fun games that build confidence
Cost is $85, 3 weeks, class limit is 4-6 Students
The learning continues!
K9 Life Skills 3
This fun three week class meets at a different location each week and works on real life social skills: leash walking, come when called, leave it, and polite greetings with people and other dogs. Dogs must be friendly with other dogs and people, free from behavior concerns. Pre-Requisite Basic Manners or K9 Life Skills 1 and 2 or equivalent. Handlers and dogs must be able to walk 45+ minutes on a variety of flooring surfaces/stairs etc. Held outdoors in Spring, Summer and Fall, indoors in Winter.
Cost is $85, 3 weeks, class limit is 6-8 students