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Santa Clara Dog Training Club



Beginner Obedience

Beginner Obedience 5:00 PM

$140

with Claire Canderle

Calendar Current session started Feb 20, 2024 at 5 pm, runs for 7 weeks

The course begins to train you to train your dog. Basic obedience skills are introduced. Topics include correct equipment, commands/praise/release, proper footwork, how dogs communicate/learn, sit/stay, walking on a leash.  

STAR Puppy Program: Students in this class with this specific instructor and a dog under 12 months are eligible for the AKC S.T.A.R. puppy program. Ask the instructor for details.

Prerequisite: Dog must be at least 4 months of age or older and not agressive. 

Click the following links for to help determine which obedience class is best for your goals and abilities: 

Equipment:

  • All collars are acceptable, except no e-collars.  Your instructor recommends a flat or buckle collar
  • 6 foot leash, NO retractable leashes
  • Big towel (mat or bath rug preferred) for your dog to lay down  

Handler equipment:

  • A treat bag or pockets to put your dog’s food in
  • Plenty of food for your dog. It can be their daily food allowance and/or treats. The more variety the better! (NO treats that are oily, flaky, or crumbly)

        *TIP: have the food ready cut into pinky nail size bites.

  • Water bowl and water for you & your dog
  • Comfy shoes and clothing 

 

Cancellation/Refund Policy 

  1. Cancellation of a class for any reason BEFORE the first class date of a session will be refunded minus our coursestorm and credit card fees (currently about $13)
  2. There are NO REFUNDS for any cancellations AFTER the first class of a session.
  3. There will be NO REFUNDS or pro-rating for any classes missed after the start date of the first class of any given session.
  4. Transfers to a more skill appropriate class in the same session before or after the class start date may be possible with approval and subject to space availability. Please contact us. 
Full Course

Beginner Obedience 6:00 PM

$140

with Marly Louw

Calendar Current session started Feb 20, 2024 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

The course begins to train you to train your dog. Basic obedience skills are introduced. Topics include correct equipment, commands/praise/release, proper footwork, how dogs communicate/learn, sit/stay, walking on a leash.  

STAR Puppy Program: Students in this class with this specific instructor and a dog under 12 months are eligible for the AKC S.T.A.R. puppy program. Ask the instructor for details.

Prerequisite: Dog must be at least 4 months of age or older and not agressive. 

Click the following links to help determine which obedience class is best for your goals and abilities:  

Equipment:

  • All collars are acceptable, except no e-collars. Your instructor recommends a flat or buckle collar
  • 6 foot leash, NO retractable leashes
  • Big towel (mat or bath rug preferred) for your dog to lay down

Handler equipment:

  • A treat bag or pockets to put your dog’s food in
  • Plenty of food for your dog. It can be their daily food allowance and/or treats. The more variety the better! (NO treats that are oily, flaky, or crumbly)

        *TIP: have the food ready cut into pinky nail size bites.

  • Water bowl and water for you & your dog
  • Comfy shoes and clothing

 

Cancellation/Refund Policy 

  1. Cancellation of a class for any reason BEFORE the first class date of a session will be refunded minus our coursestorm and credit card fees (currently about $13)
  2. There are NO REFUNDS for any cancellations AFTER the first class of a session.
  3. There will be NO REFUNDS or pro-rating for any classes missed after the start date of the first class of any given session.
  4. Transfers to a more skill appropriate class in the same session before or after the class start date may be possible with approval and subject to space availability. Please contact us. 
Full Course




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