DS 1 Puppy Socialization                                                             

For dogs up to 5 months, this class focuses on foundation skills: socialization, appropriate play, basic manners and house training. It will develop your training skills and prepares you both for the next level of training.

DS 2 Adolescent Pup                                                         

This class is for dogs 6 months and older. Attention training, basic cues, loose leash walking and recall are the fundamentals of this class. It is a perfect follow-up for DS 1 and a good foundation for newly adopted dogs 6 months and older.

DS 3 Adolescent Advanced/CGC Prep                                        

This is an Advanced class for dogs that have successfully completed DS 1 & 2 or similar program. Fluency with cues, loose leash walking and recall are refined. The class will focus on the 10 elements of the Canine Good Citizen test, and prepare responsible owners and well-mannered dogs to earn their certification.

All classes are 6 weeks/$150

Private Consultation/Instruction                                                                $120/hour

Private, in-home training solutions for reactivity, aggression and fear based issues.


DogSentials employs research based methods in accordance with how animals learn. Participants will develop training skills and use methods in alignment with the Humane Hierarchy and LIMA (Least Invasive Minimally Aversive) guidelines.