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Manners Classes and Private Training

Manners classes teach social skills and cross-species communication so people and dogs are able to enjoy spending time together. Dogs are living beings who thrive on social interaction and require human attention to be well-adjusted. ARF's manner classes are a relaxed, game-based way for your dog to learn to be successful in a family home. For reactive or fearful dogs, please check out our Reactive Rover or Wallflowers classes, or contact us about private training sessions.

Refund request or class change must provide at least one week notice to be accommodated. Read Dog Training Policies and contact us with questions. 

View calendar of classes or select a session below to register. Returning clients can log in here.

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Do you want to know how to communicate what you want to your dog? Ever wonder why they act as they do? Learn how to teach your dog useful life skills like loose leash walking, attention, sit, down, and recall in a positive, fun, and low stress environment. This class aims to have your whole family, two and four legged, coexisting happily in a matter of weeks. 

 

Basic Manners - Wednesday at 7:30pm
Start 12/18/19 07:30 PM
Location Dog Training Pavilion
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Basic Manners - Friday at 4:15pm
Start 01/10/20 04:15 PM
Location Dog Training Pavilion
Spaces Left 8
Description
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