Class Descriptions

Class Descriptions

Click! Pawsitive Dog Training offers evening and weekend classes at Doggy Daycare & Spa of Okemos.

Classes sizes are limited to ensure that all dog and handler pairs get the support they need. Cost is $135 for 6 weeks of instruction, a clicker and a treat bag. Please check the Group Class Schedule Page prior to enrolling to ensure that the class you are interested in is currently being offered.

Click! For Obedience Level 1

Click! For Obedience Level 1

Dogs and their humans will learn the foundation skills for lifelong success. Build Focus and Attention in your dog, while becoming a confident dog trainer. Limit 6 participants.

Click! For Obedience Level 2

Does your dog sit when asked, no matter the time or place? Do you wish your dog’s STAY was more reliable? Level 2 focuses on building obedience skills to fluency. Limit 6 participants.

Click! Focused Fido

Click! Focused Fido

Is your dog reactive on leash? Would you like to take your dog to pet stores, parks and other public events or take a relaxed walk in your neighborhood? Dogs and their humans will learn focus techniques and practice obedience skills in increasingly distracting environments. Handlers will learn how to avoid and diffuse stressful situations in public places. Limit 4 participants.

Puppy Right Start

You and your pup will learn the basics for great socialization and solid obedience! This class is designed for families and pups who are 14 weeks of age or less. This course is offered on Saturday mornings at East Lansing Veterinary Clinic. This is a four week class. Participants receive a clicker, wrist coil, treat bag and a copy of Puppy Start Right: Foundation Training for the Companion Dog.

Click! For Off Leash Obedience-Quick Clicks & Tricks

This course uses games and other fun activities to drain your dog's energy, build focus and increase the human-canine bond! Easy tricks, simple scent games and beginning agility activities will also be included as part of the course. Limit 6 participants. Prior clicker-training experience is required.

Click! Public Appearances

Click! Public Appearances is for dog/handler pairs who venture away from home frequently or who are hoping to certify as a Therapy Dog visitation team. This intermediate-level course is designed for dog and handler teams who have previous clicker experience and have successfully completed a basic obedience course. Topics include:

  • Building reliable obedience
  • Maintaining focus in novel environments such as hospitals, nursing homes, and outdoor venues
  • Introduction to medical equipment such as walkers, wheelchairs, and canes
  • Review requirements and practice skills needed to certify with most Therapy Dog Organizations

Students wishing to certify with Therapy Dogs International will be provided with information regarding testing opportunities upon successful completion of the course. Limit 6 participants.

Essential Oils for Training & Relaxation

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