Pawsitive K-9 Obedience

...it's all about the dogs!              

Training Classes




ANNABELLE'S -
DOWNTOWN LANSING
DOGGY DAY CARE & SPA - WEST LANSING
INTRO TO K9 NOSE WORK,® SNIFF YOUR WAY TO CONFIDENCE
Saturdays, February 25 - April 8, 2017
(No class March 25)
10:00 am - 11:00 am
$120
limit: 6 students
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PAWSITIVE PUPPY! ELEMENTARY
(Puppies 12-24 weeks)
Tuesdays, March 14 - April 25, 2017
(No class April 4)
7:15 pm - 8:00 pm
$110
limit: 8 students
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PAWSITIVE PUPPY!
(Puppies 8-14 weeks)
Saturdays, February 25 - April 8, 2017
(No class March 25)
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
$120
limit: 8 students
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BASIC OBEDIENCE
Tuesdays, March 14 - April 25, 2017
(No class April 4)
8:15 pm - 8:15 pm
$110
limit: 8 students
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CONTINUING ODOR I
Saturdays, February 25 - April 8, 2017
(No class March 25)
12:30 am - 1:30 pm
$120
limit: 8 students
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K9 NOSE WORK ® -
SKILL BUILDING FOR TRIAL PREP
Thursdays, March 16 - May 4, 2017
(No class March 23, April 6)
7:15 pm - 8:15 pm
$110
limit: 6 students
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LOVE & REHAB FOR THE REACTIVE DOG (CONTROL UNLEASHED!)
Sundays, February 26 - April 9, 2017
No class March 26)
10:00 am - 11:00 am
$120
limit: 4 students
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BRAIN GAMES & FUN TRICKS
Sundays, February 26 - April 9, 2017
(No class March 26)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
$120
limit: 6 students
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ADVANCED K9 NOSE WORK®
Sundays, February 26 - April 9, 2017 (
No class March 26)
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
$120
limit: 6 students
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May pay by PayPal or contact me for other payment options at 517-575-8611
Doggy Daycare & Spa classes are held at 5325 W. Mt. Hope Hwy., Lansing, MI 48917

NOTE: PLEASE REMEMBER TO BRING LOTS OF SMALL, SOFT EASY TO SWALLOW HIGH VALUE TREATS OR FOOD TO YOUR CLASSES! :)

 


 

K9 Language & Leadership - Basic Obedience

K9 Language & Leadership - Basic Obedience

Angie Falcsik of Pawsitive K-9 Obedience & Training presents a unique obedience class with 1 hour sessions focused on structure, body language, and positive reinforcement. Angie's training style involves body language as well as voice commands and developing and establishing the appropriate relationship between owner and dog. In Angie's class, you will learn the importance of appropriate rules and boundaries, along with exercise and how to reinforce and put these essential aspects of responsible dog ownership into your lives. You and your dog will learn the basics such as heel, sit, wait, down, and come as well as additional training/rehabilitation measures, specific to your dog and family.
6 week class
Class size is limited to 8
Canine Good Citizen Evaluation available at the end of class for an additional fee

 


K9 Language & Leadership - Advanced Obedience

K9 Language & Leadership - Advanced Obedience

In advanced obedience class you and your dog will take what was learned in Basic Obedience to the next level.  You will learn more refined skills, including long distance sit/down stays, increased stay times, heeling from a sit/down, solid come command and off leash come command.  Problem issues will also be addressed such as excessive barking, lunging and issues with other dogs.
6 week class
Class size is limited to 8

 

Introduction to K9 Nose Work® -
Sniff Your Way to Confidence!

In Intro to K9 Nose Work®, Angie, a sanctioned K9 Nose Work® Certified Nose Work Instructor (CNWI) will teach the initial foundational skills to enable your dog to discover and enhance the natural hunt drive and have fun, play, and build their curiosity and confidence. You and your dog will strengthen your bond utilizing the natural desire to hunt and find and burn energy, both mentally and physically. The primary goal is fun! Where dogs get to be dogs. Dogs work independently of each other and with their team handler. This class is for any type of dog, regardless of breed, size or temperament, and is great for dogs that are shy or reactive around other dogs and/or people, dogs with social or situational anxiety preventing them from joining typical training classes, dogs with hearing or sight impairments, or even those who are retired working dogs in need of a "job" to keep them busy and happy. Bring lots of soft/easy to swallow treats and/or toys.
6 week class
Class size limited to6

Love & Rehab for the Reactive K9 (Control Unleashed®)

 

Does your dog lunge, retreat, bark, growl or show fear/aggression towards other dogs, people or environmental situations? This intro class is for dogs who have minor to mild reactive issues (fear or aggression). In this class you will learn how to read your dog's body language, anticipate behavior and learn how to redirect and defer reactive outbursts. You and your dog will utilize exercises to reduce stress, anxiety and build confidence in order for your dog to handle situations better. Through games, exercises and threshold boundaries, your dog will begin to desensitize and feel safer and more comfortable in high stress situations. If available, students should bring their own crate. Students must bring a blanket/bedding as well as high value soft, easy to swallow treats. Permission of trainer required prior to class registration. Email angie@coolcitydogs.com.
6 week class
Class size limited to 4

 

Pawsitive Puppy!

 

This is a 6 week course designed for puppy socialization, training, and manners.This is the most critical time during the life of your puppy and where learning and shaping behaviors is the optimum time for your puppy to learn. Through fun and games, puppies will experience appropriate socialization for proper play, learn manners to stop mouthing, barking, and jumping as well as early obedience training such as sit, down, come, watch and walking on a leash. Help is also given with potty training, grooming, & other household concerns. Confidence games will also offered. Bring lots of your puppy's favorite, soft, easy to swallow treats. Class size is limited to 8 for optimum learning and individual attention. For puppies 8-20 weeks.
6 week class

 


Pawsitive Puppy Elementary!

Pawsitive Puppy Elementary!

In this class, puppies ages 15 -24 weeks will continue with the socialization and learning from Pawsitive Puppy! Puppies will work on more focused behaviors, impulse control games, appropriate door manners, loose leash heeling, longer sits, stays, downs, recalls as well as increasing good manners. We will also discuss how to deal with the ever changing stages your puppy is going through and how to keep bad habits from forming. Pre-Requisite: Pawsitive Puppy! or similar class. Bring a lot of of very small, soft easy to swallow high value food/treats and your dogs favorite toy. (Roasted chicken, beef, turkey, cheese work great! Please bring more than one kind for picky puppies). 6-10 foot leashes (no flexis).
6 week class
Class size is limited to 8

 

Fun Brain Games & Tricks for Puppies

 

Want to have a fun way for your puppy to learn basic obedience and appropriate behaviors? This class will utilize games and tricks to help teach your puppy the basics as well as other fun learning activities. This class will help shape good behaviors and provide mental and physical stimulation for your puppy. FOR PUPPIES 3-7 MONTHS OLD. Class size is limited to 8.
4 week class

 

Brain Games & Fun Tricks

 

Looking for a change in how your dog learns basic obedience? Want to have fun with your dog while he/she learns new behaviors, fun tricks and provide mental stimulation? Through fun games and tricks this class will provide a fun and unique way for your dog to learn along with enhancing your relationship strengthening your bond! FOR DOGS 8 MONTHS AND OLDER. Class size is limited to 8.
4 week class

 


K9 Tracking!

This class will teach you and your dog tracking, which will provide both mental and physical challenges and stimulation for you and your dog. This is a fun and rewarding way to provide an outlet for active dogs as well as an additional avenue for mental and physical stimulation along with increased bonding opportunities. Bring water for your dog, bug spray (no DEET), two scent articles (socks, t-shirt, underclothes) that only have your scent on each item and your dog’s favorite toys. Class will be held off-site.

2 day workshop TBA