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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2021 Woof Pack Pet Services Dog Training class registration is now open!

Please email us at woofpackpetservices@yahoo.com to request a spot in a class or to be added to the wait list for full classes. 

Below is the next set of group classes! We offer private lessons as well.

Late Summer Dog Training Group Class Schedule 

All classes will be limited to 4 participants and human handlers are required to be present during all classes. Classes are $250.00 

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

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 – 

August 16th – September 20th

Rally Obedience – 10:30  AM CLASS FULL

Rally Obedience is a sport where you and your dog navigate a course together as a team, side-by-side. The course consists of 10-20 different signs. Each of these signs provides directions for the next skill to be performed.

It’s a fun way to work on focus and attention with your dog while giving you something new and challenging to do together! A lot of the exercises in the course even have real-life applications.

AKC Canine Good Citizen 1:30 PM CLASS FULL

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 and given an optional therapy dog evaluation. 

Tuesday Dog Training Classes in Boone, NC  

August 17th – September 21rst

Canine Life and Social Skills 11:00 am CLASS FULL

This a class for dogs who have completed the Puppy Start Right or AKC STAR Puppy Curriculum who are planning on moving on to the to Canine Good Citizen class. 

AKC STAR Puppy – 4:45 PM CLASS FULL

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

Super Dog – 6:00 PM 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

August 18th – September 22nd

11:00 AM – Puppy Start Right Puppy Preschool CLASS FULL

This is a preschool class for puppies age 10 to 14 weeks. 

Prior to attending Puppy Start Right Preschool the minimum health and vaccine requirements are:

1.      Recent (within the past 21 days) physical examination by a veterinarian

2.      At least one Distemper-Adenovirus 2-Parvo (DAP) vaccine or equivalent administered by a veterinarian a minimum of 10 days prior to starting class

3.      Bordetella vaccine (preferably an oral or intra-nasal vaccine) a minimum of 7 days prior to starting class

4.      Fecal examination

5.      Proactive de-worming for roundworms and hookworms (regardless of fecal results)

6.      Appropriate parasite prevention has been started (heartworm, intestinal, flea, tick)

2:00 pm Sports Sampler 

A 6 week class including one session each of Nosework, Rally O, Agility, Disc Dog, Treibball and Lure Course. This is a great class to try out several sports to see what your dog likes!

3:15 AKC Fit Dog!

This class is a mix of tricks, agility,  parkour and doga to help you learn activities that you can do with your dog to help you and your canine partner get fit together!

Thursday Dog Training Classes in Boone, NC

August 19th – September 23rd 

AKC STAR Puppy – 11:00 AM CLASS FULL
 

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

 Super Dog – 2:00 PM 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. 

3:15 Introduction to Treibball CLASS FULL

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

Fridays we will be alternating Agility,  Dock Diving and Swim Lessons . Please email us for more information as our pool is currently under construction. 

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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