Sport, AKC and Fun Classes

Experiences for you and your dog from trick classes, fitness to barn hunt!

Frisbee Seminar with Rachel Sample

March 11th, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM.

Beginner - $150
Dogs with Experience - $125

Multiple Time Slots

From novice to experienced dog and owners we will ensure everything from the basics to tricks are included. This will be a great way to get your dog in disc foundations the right way!

To inquire on availability, email training@pawspetresort.com

Barn Hunt

Barn Hunt is a sport to bring out the hunting insticts of your dog! This is a sport where they will search and find confined rats in tubes. This allows your dog to use their nose and instincts to search along with it being a fun sport you can compete in.

Barn Hunt Intro Classes are 4 weeks long for $130.
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Try It Day: (one time class to test out the sport) $40

Run Throughs for Practice. These are $15 to drop in and you will get 2 run throughs to practice this once your dog knows it. Levels are Novice, Open and Master.
Prepayment and Sign Up Required. Email samijo@pawspetresort.com

Upcoming Dates:
2024 Dates to Come!

Trick Class (All Ages)

Trick class is all about the cool factor! This positive and encouraging 3 week class will help you gain skills to show off everything your dog can do. We will learn tricks such as Spin and Turn, Roll-over, Sit Pretty, Weave through legs and many more! This is also an opportunity to earn 3 AKC titles to your dog’s name! Trick Novice, Intermediate and Advanced are offered and will be tested! This is such an exciting class to build you and your dogs relationship through learning!

Your dog must be food motivated and ready to learn!

Instructor: Sami Jo Menning and Addison Bertram

Cost of Class: $120 for 4 weeks.

Current Class:

Upcoming Classes:


AKC Fit Dog Class (All Ages)

This is beneficial for dogs involved in therapy dog/service work, search and rescue, hunting, military and protection work, agility or just active dogs. Confirmation/show dogs benefit from this as well as this helps with their stacking and core muscles to make them stand out in the ring. Working dogs will benefit from training and fitness from all life stages. K9 Fitness will help each dog develop core strength, body awareness, and self-confidence.

Your dog must be at a healthy and fit weight.

K9 FITNESS WILL HELP YOUR DOG:
Increase trunk and core strength
Strengthen the bond with your dog throughout interactive positive training
Stabilization of weak areas
Improved balance and awareness of the body's position in space
Improved body awareness and gain
Overall endurance strengthening and muscle toning

Instructor: Sami Jo Menning

Cost of Class: 5 weeks for $140

Current:
December 6th, 6:15 PM. Instructor, Sami Jo.

Upcoming Classes:
March 18th, 5:15 PM. Instructor, Sami Jo.



Foundations for AKC Ring

Thinking about competing with your dog in the future? This class is perfect for anyone wanting to step into the ring. The foundations are the most important part and with your instructor Hollie she will be guiding you through building up a competitive dog! This class will cover games and ideas to build up engagement and routine in your obedience routine. More specific Novice, Open and Utility classes are coming!

Cost of Class: $140 for 6 weeks

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AKC Novice Obedience with Hollie

This class is for anyone who has completed the AKC Foundations and wanting to continue with AKC Obedience. This class will cover all the goals and requirements for a CD title, along with introduction into the Open class. Hollie will cover proper heeling techniques, learning to stand, fronts and finishes and more!

Cost of Class: $140 for 6 weeks

Upcoming Classes:
January 5th, 6:15 PM.


Scent Work 101

This 5 Week Class will be covering AKC Scentwork. We will be introducing the dogs to odor, starting with Birch. We will progress with a few scent games, search work, specific hide scenarios and more! As the dogs advance we will be adding to the criteria, hoping to prepare dogs and their handlers to get ready to compete! Each team will go home with stuff to practice with along with handouts. We also will provide everyone links with more stuff to purchase if they'd like. Dogs must be food motivated.

Price: $155 for 5 weeks.

Upcoming Class: January 17th, 5:15 PM. (FULL)
February 26th, 6:15 PM.

Therapy Dog 101

This 5 week long class will prepare you and your dog for therapy dog work. We will be going over what is needed to have a successful therapy dog and help prepare you for what you may experience during a therapy dog visit. We will cover both TDI and ATD testing qualifications, work through medical equipment, new sounds and people experiences and more!

Price: $155 for 5 weeks.

Upcoming Class: January 25th, 6:15 PM. (FULL)
March 13th, 6:15 PM.

Heeling Class

This 6 week Heeling Class is perfect for anyone who wants a nice and flashy heel. Dogs should come into this class knowing how to heel on a specific side as we will be covering how to get that attention, foot kick out and more!

Price: $140 for 6 weeks.

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Puppy Social

This is a one-time class where we work on confidence-building with brand new equipment the puppies may have never seen before. We also will be teaching the puppies appropriate play with each other. We will teach proper introductions to other puppies in a positive way and have fun while doing it. We will be grouping puppies by size and temperament.

*PUPPIES UNDER 4 MONTHS AND STARTED ON VACCINATIONS*

Next Puppy Social:
January 20th, 12:00 PM.
February 17th, 12:00 PM.
March 16th, 12:00 PM.

Modeling 101

Do you love taking photos of your dog? If so, this class is for you. This is a 3 week long class that covers how to work with your dog staying and posing for photos. You will have the chance to work on basic commands to get your dog to hold still for photos and photo ops!

Instructor: Sophie

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Rally Class - Novice through Excellent

Obedience is fun, however; Rally is extra fun. In rally, a dog and their handler move together through a course made up of 10-20 signs. Each sign displays a skill to perform such as turns or behaviors like sit, down, or stay. The dog and handler work together and should show a sense of teamwork and enthusiasm throughout the course.

Price: $120 for 4 weeks.

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Enrichment Workshop

This is a one night workshop for you and your dog to learn about enrichment activities, nutritional facts and more! You are more than welcome to bring your dog with or if you'd like to leave them home you will be going home with goodies for them! Each ticket gets you all the things you need to be successful with enrichment at home without having many new things in your dogs diet!

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Ticket Price: $85