Boone, NC Dog Training Classes and Advanced Certifications

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Expert Dog Training for Dogs of All Ages and Skill Levels

Woof Pack Pet Services offers dog and puppy training classes at our Boone, NC dog training facility. Owner Melissa Hemmings Helms is a graduate of Animal Behavior College where she earned her certification as an ABC Certified Dog Trainer.

Animal Behavior College (ABC) is approved by the Bureau for Private Post secondary and Vocational Education and is an internationally recognized school.  Her year-long commitment to this program has provided her with a formal education in canine obedience training and understanding behavior and its motives.

Her certification, education, and experience provide her the skills required to effectively and humanely train your dog while keeping alive the spark that makes your dog so special to you.

Our Dog Training Credentials:

✓ Animal Behavior College – ABCTD Dog Trainer

✓ Animal Behavior College – Mentor Trainer

✓ AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator

✓ Therapy Pets Unlimited Evaluator

✓ Therapy Pets Unlimited – Regional Evaluator

✓ Association of Pet Dog Trainers Professional Member

✓ C.L.A.S.S Canine Life and Social Skills Instructor

✓ C.L.A.S.S Canine Life and Social Skills Evaluator

✓ The Family Dog Private Trainer

✓ CTDT – Certified Trick Dog Trainer

✓ SDC – Cooperative Paws Service Dog Coach

 Fear Free Certified Trainer

✓ Puppy Start Right Preschool Certified Instructor

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Alliance of Therapy Dogs Member and Tester/Observer

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PLEASE READ BEFORE REQUESTING A SPACE IN CLASSES LISTED BELOW

Human handlers are required to be present during all classes. Classes are $275.00 

Our dog training classes  take place in Boone, NC at our new facility at 410 Appaloosa Trail.

We use positive reinforcement in our classes. No prong, choke,  or shock collars of any kind are permitted. 

Up-to-date vaccinations are required for all services. Please note that this schedule may change in the event of inclement weather. Class fees are nonrefundable two weeks prior to the start date.

Monday Dog Training Classes in Boone, NC  

Canine Life and Social Skills 

Mondays, May 30th – June 27th ( Five Week Class)  CLASS FULL

1:00 pm

C.L.A.S.S is a great intermediate class for puppies who have already graduated from Puppy Start Right Preschool or AKC Star Puppy , but are not quite old enough for CGC. Several real life skills and assessments are done throughout the class to improve impulse control and the bonds you form with your pup!

 AKC Canine Good Citizen 

Mondays, May 30th – June 27th ( Five Week Class) CLASS FULL

2:15 PM

This is a class for dogs (over 1 year) who are working towards their 10 skills in the Canine Good Citizen Certification. At the end of the 5 weeks your dog will be evaluated to become an AKC Canine Good Citizen and given an optional therapy dog evaluation.

TUESDAY DOG TRAINING CLASSES IN BOONE

Tuesdays, May 31st – July 5th

AKC STAR Puppy – 4:30 PM (SIX WEEK CLASS) 

AKC STAR PUPPY Program is for puppies (up to 1 year) who want to get a head start on their Canine Good Citizen skills and work through puppy behaviors and improve socialization skills.  At end of puppy will be tested to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R program

Tuesdays, May 31rst – July 5th

Super Dog – 6:00 PM ( SIX WEEK CLASS) CLASS FULL

This class curriculum is for older puppies and dogs of any age focusing on learning 12 basic commands with distraction and proper leash walking who have not had any prior training classes.

Wednesday Dog Training Classes in Boone, NC

Wednesdays, June 1rst – July 6th

11:00 AM

Puppy Start Right Preschool ( SIX WEEK CLASS)  CLASS FULL

This class is for puppies 10 to 15 weeks who working toward basic puppy skills, problem puppy behaviors and socialization of all types! Puppies must have had two Distemper/ Parvo boosters  by 04/ 04 in order to participate in this class.

Introduction to Nosework – The Nose Knows CLASS FULL

Wednesdays, June 1rst – July 6th

2:00 PM 

In this class, you will learn the basics of Nose Work. Nose Work starts with getting your dog excited about using his nose to seek out a favorite toy or treat reward hidden in one of several boxes, expanding the game to entire rooms. As your dog grows more confident with his nose, target odors are introduced

Nose Work is a terrific sport for both people and dogs. This is the one sport where the dog knows more than the person at the end of the leash! This sport requires zero skill from the handler. The dog’s nose knows!

Thursday Dog Training Classes in Boone, NC
 

Thursdays, June 2nd – July 7th

AKC STAR Puppy 11:00 AM ( SIX WEEK CLASS) 
 

AKC STAR PUPPY Program is for puppies (up to 1 year) who want to get a head start on their Canine Good Citizen skills and work through puppy behaviors and improve socialization skills.  At end of puppy will be tested to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R program

Thursdays, June 2nd – July 7th

AKC FIT DOG – 2:00 pm (Six Week Class)

This class is a super fun mix of tricks, parkour, agility, rally, and lure coursing. Appropriate for all ages! 

FRIDAY DOG TRAINING CLASSES IN BOONE, NC

Fridays, June 3rd – July 8th

SUPER DOG – 10:00 AM ( Six Week Class) CLASS FULL

This class curriculum is for older puppies and dogs of any age focusing on learning 12 basic commands with distraction and proper leash walking who have not had any prior training classes.

 To reserve a space please email us at woofpackpetservices@yahoo.com

 
 

 

 
 

Below are the class descriptions for our group dog training classes! 

Star Puppy is a class for puppies from 4 months – 1 year in age focusing on socialization, problem puppy behaviors, leash walking and 6 of the basic commands.

Super Dog is a class for dogs over 1 year in age focusing on learning 12 basic commands with distraction and proper leash walking. 

AKC Programs – Dogs do NOT have to be purebred to participate in either program

AKC STAR Puppy Program is for puppies (up to 1 year) who want to get a head start on their Canine Good Citizen skills and work through puppy problem behaviors. At the end of the 6 weeks your puppy will be tested to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R program

AKC Canine Good Citizen is a class for dogs (over 1 year) who are working towards their 10 skills in the Canine Good Citizen Certification.At the end of the 6 weeks your dog will be evaluated to become an AKC Canine Good Citizen. 

Introduction to Treibball is an 6 week session that teaches the basic commands for the game, positioning on the ball, to push or drive the ball, and ball control. Each session is 55 minutes long. The cost includes the use of appropriate size fitness ball, touch stick and weekly written lesson plans.

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