We offer a variety of group classes hosted at the American Legion Hall in Chester, NH. The list below is some of the courses we frequently offer, but not a complete list. Please view our FB page for a list of current classes.
***Covid-19 Service Changes: In compliance with the NH State Executive Order we have moved our group classes and workshops over to our virtual learning platform, Zoom. We have a variety of programs available, many of them are family friendly and kids are welcome to join! Please use the link above to navigate to our Facebook page where classes and workshops will be posted.***
AKC S.T.A.R Puppy
In this class you will learn the basics of raising a puppy as well as covering foundation skills such as sit, down, stay, loose leash walking, come when called, handling for vet visits and more! Upon completion of this six week course your puppy will be eligible to take their AKC S.T.A.R Puppy test!
This class is open to puppies under 6 months of age.
WDT Foundations – Level 1
In this six week course we will cover foundation skills such as loose leash walking, sit, down, stay, come when called, polite greetings, wait for food, and wait at doorways.
This class is designed for dogs over the age of 6 months who have never taken a group class before or have not taken a class in a while.
WDT Foundations – Level 2
This six week course builds off of the skills from our level 1 course and help proof the behaviors to be reliable in real world situations.
This class is designed for dogs who have already taken a beginner basics/foundations course.
WDT Advanced Canine (AKC Canine Good Citizen)
This six week program is designed for dogs who have already completed a level 2 course. In this class we will proof our skills to be reliable in real world situations with a focus on test items for the CGC test. Upon completion dogs are eligible to take their Canine Good Citizen test (testing is included in class package).
WDT Unleashed Canine
This class is designed for dogs who have already earned their CGC title and are ready to take their training to the next level! This class will focus on off-leash and distance control skills and is critical preparation for off-leash adventures with your companion!
WDT Reactive Dog Class
This class offers a controlled environment for dogs and their owners to begin working on reactive behaviors (barking/lunging/growling) using positive and proven scientific methods. The safety and comfort of the dogs enrolled in this program is of utmost importance, therefore we request all students interested in this program contact us directly to determine if this class would be an appropriate fit for your dog.
WDT Trick Dog Program
We offer a variety of trick dog classes enabling you and your dog to earn titling opportunities through the AKC and Do More With Your Dog! These classes are our most popular offering and directly translate to real world skills with a unique and fun approach!
WDT Canine Scentwork
The exciting sport of scentwork is a great outlet for dogs of all ages and skill levels. We offer a variety of scentwork classes from entry level to competition!
Please contact us directly for more information and to arrange testing for CGC, CGCA, CGCU, AKC Trick Titles and Do More With Your Dog! Trick Titles.