6-Stage Training Details

Don’t know where to start or just want to check us out? Stop by for our Training Orientation, every Saturday at 12:00pm.


Detailed Schedule:

Stage 1: Obedience Foundation
12:30pm – 1:00pm
  • Watch for 10 seconds
  • Hand targeting thru weave
  • Climb from 6 ft. away
  • Sit with luring
  • Down with luring
Stage 2: Obedience Essentials
1:15pm – 2:00pm
  • Sit & down w/ verbal command
  • 30 sec. sit/stay on 6 ft. leash
  • 30 sec. down/stay on 6 ft. leash
  • Calmly walk around other dogs
  • Chase recall from 20 ft.
Stage 3: On-Leash Reliability
2:15pm – 3:00pm
  • 60 sec. sit/stay from 8 ft. away
  • 60 sec. down/stay from 8 ft.
  • Heeling with luring on leash
  • Recall at end of 6 ft. leash
Stage 4: Off-Leash Prep
9:00am – 9:45am
  • Heeling w/halt & about turn
  • 60 sec. sit/stay across room
  • 60 sec. down/stay across room
  • Recall from across the room
Stage 5: Off-Leash Reliability
10:00am – 10:45am
  • Heeling off-leash w/distractions
  • Sit into heel position
  • Recall from sit w/ distractions
  • Recall from down w/distractions
Stage 6: Good Citizen
11:00am – 11:45am
  • Pass AKC Good Citizen Test
  • Off-leash heeling routine
  • Practice for testing
  • Test is last Saturday of each month