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Group Classes

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. 

***We have a variety of programs available, many of them are family friendly and kids are welcome to join! In-person classes are held in Chester N.H. Virtual programs are available as well. Please use the link above to navigate to our Facebook page where classes and workshops will be posted.***

AKC S.T.A.R Puppy

This course is a six week program designed to give owners and their new puppy the foundation skills they need to get off on the right paw! Each week will be focused on different foundation skills (sit/down/stay/loose leash walking/come when called, handling for exam) as well as discussion topics such as exercise, identification, potty training, and body language. The first five weeks will be focused on instruction and skill building and testing will be conducted on the last week of class. Testing is included as part of the program. 

Cost: $225.00

This class is open to puppies 8 weeks – 6 months of age. 


WDT Foundations – Level 1

This class is intended for dogs over 6 months of age who have never taken a group class before or haven’t taken a group class in a while. In this six week course we will cover foundation skills such as attention and eye contact, loose leash walking, sit, down, stay, come when called, leave it, and more.

Cost: $199.00

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 class is intended for dogs over 6 months of age who have already attended AKC S.T.A.R Puppy or Foundations Level 1 (or equivalent).
This six week class builds on foundation skills such as loose leash walking, stay, come when called, leave it, and more. During this class we will be increasing distractions, duration, and distance, to challenge your dogs skills while setting them up to succeed.

Cost: $199.00

This class is designed for dogs who have already taken a beginner basics/foundations course. 


WDT Foundations Level 3 (AKC Canine Good Citizen)

This 7 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 of the  dogs are eligible to take their Canine Good Citizen test. 

Cost: $225.00 


WDT Reactive Dog Class

This class is designed for owners and their dogs to work in a controlled environment under professional guidance to address reactive behavior. Reactivity is defined as an excessive response to stimuli (cars/dogs/bikes/people etc) in the environment, this can be due to many different reasons such as fear/frustration/excitement. Over the course of 6 weeks you will learn a variety of training techniques to modify this behavior, as well as gain an in-depth understanding of canine body language and training methodology. Dog safety and comfort are of utmost importance, any client interested in taking this class must contact Seren directly at to determine if this class would be an appropriate fit for your dog. Class is limited to 4 dogs. One no-dogs orientation class and five working classes. 

Cost: $275.00


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. Scentwork is the sport equivalent of what police and military canines do, searching and alerting to the presence of specific trained target odors. In these classes you and your dog will develop your search skills together and grow as a team. 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.