Initial Consultation - Private Lesson

This is a 2 hours session with Jennifer Kyzer, our Master Trainer and Behavior Specialist. She will come to your home and take a history, set goals, prioritize and get started teaching. Jennifer will teach you and your family strategies to help modify your dog’s unwanted behaviors and how to properly reward for appropriate behaviors. After Jennifer has had time to work with your dogs and get a good assessment, she will then be able to recommend a curriculum that best suits you and your pup's needs. This could include but not limited to, additional private lessons, one of our workshops and/or obedience classes.

Private Lesson behavioral issues can include but are not limited to:

  • separation anxiety
  • human issues/aggression
  • dog to dog issues/aggression
  • guarding of territory or objects
  • rude behavior

Lesson includes a complete initial consultation with dog’s history, a new daily schedule, behavioral modification strategies and expectations for improvements. The consultation will set goals that will match you and your dog’s individual lifestyles and personalities.

Lesson typically runs approximately 2 hours.

Follow up hourly lessons are also available.

Initial Consultation - Private Lesson (puppies under 5 months)

This is a 2 hour session with Jennifer Kyzer, our Master Trainer and Behavior Specialist for puppies 4 months and younger. Jennifer will come to your home and take a history, set goals, prioritize and get started teaching. She will cover strategies to handle puppy behaviors (such as puppy biting, escalation, feeding rituals, nutrition, appropriate play and exercise, crate and potty training) as well as working on behavioral training specific to your pup's needs. After Jennifer has had time to work with your pup and get a good assessment, she will then be able to recommend an on-going training curriculum customized for you and your pup. This could include but not limited to, additional private lessons, one of our workshops and/or obedience classes.

In-home obedience lessons

In-home obedience lessons include puppy through advanced obedience commands. A great alternative to group lessons for busy schedules or schedule conflicts, in-home obedience lessons meet the specific needs of you and your dog.

Lessons are on an hourly basis.

New Baby Preparation

dogs and babiesJennifer Kyzer, our Master Trainer and Behavior Specialist, will come to your home as part of your family's preparation for the new baby. She will help guide you through the first introduction of your new baby to your pup. Jennifer will consult with you and your family to identify and manage your expectations of your dog’s behavior around the baby as he/she grows and becomes mobile through walking.

New Baby Preparation appointments are on an hourly basis and are scheduled evenings and weekends.

Private follow-up hourly lesson

After an Initial Consultation/Private Lesson Jennifer may suggest a follow-up hourly appointment to review, assess your pup’s progress and to teach you additional behavior techniques.