Dog and Cat Grooming in our Cedar location

  Private  Training Sessions  and Group Classes In Cedar and Nanaimo with Covid protocols in effect.  

 Grooming Services in our Cedar location

Full service grooming for dogs and cats in our Cedar location on Friday and Saturday . We are fear free certified and will work with you to make  the grooming experience the best it can be for your dog or cat! 

Behaviour Consulting  Private Lessons

Help your dog transform struggles into strengths with our experienced trainers through private sessions.

Our extremely succesful ICU ( I See You) program will be tailored to your dog's individual needs and can help create calmness and emotional balance  for dogs that are reactive, fearfull, demanding, barking, digging, biting, overexcited,  resource guarding, destructive, suffering from seperation anxiety and more!

Group Classes

Small group classes on a wide variety of topics to help you and your dog be on the same page for life, for fun and for the best relationship.

Classes  run in 4 or  8 weeks for 45 minutes on the same day and time each week.  8 weeks sets: 4 weeks on, ONE week off, 4 more weeks!  

Next start dates: 

DAWG 1, Good Manners pups and beginners. NANAIMO April 22 ** FULL**

DAWG 1: Good Manners pups and beginners. CEDAR  April 16 , April 21

DAWG 2: Good Manners, The next level!  Combo with Super recall .NANAIMO*** wait list taken***

DAWG 2: Good Manners, The next level!  Combo class with Super Recall . CEDAR April 16

DAWG Super Recall: Combo class with DAWG 2. CEDAR:  April 16

DAWG Real life: Loose leash walking and Parkour fun. MAFFEO SUTTON PARK April 24 

DAWG Rally Obedience. CEDAR: wait list taken***  

DAWG Scent work. NANAIMO: wait list taken***

DAWG Agility.: CEDAR April 24

DAWG Show Handling. CEDAR: By request

*** email dawgacademy@gmail.com for wait list***

Build the Best Relationship with your Best Friend!

Games Based Positive Reinforcement Training

We are passionate about helping your dog become the best they can be!

 With DAWG you gain access to:

  • An understanding of force-free and pain-free positive reinforcement training.

  • Concept training through games, creating optimistic and enthusiastic learners, 

  • Skill development to create a positive thinking dog. 

  • Learning effective and practical training techniques.

  • Good manners for everyday life.

  • Online homework support, including videos.

  • Certified dedicated trainers.

  • Group classes and one on one sessions.

Most of our classes run in 4 or  8 week sets  The cost is $130 for 4 weeks and  $260  for 8 weeks, plus taxes. 

To view private session pricing,  see the private session intake form.

Classes for companion & performance dogs:

  • Basic Good Manners , DAWG 1 and  DAWG 2 ( the Next level!)

  • Canine Good Neighbour Certification  preparation

  • Real Life, Loose leash walkign and Parkours fun in the park with natural occurring distractions. 

  • Rally Obedience & Competition Obedience

  • Conformation prep and handling skills

  • Scent work  aka Nose work

  • Agility for fun or trial prep

  • Tricks  and Body Awareness for fun or titling stream 

  • Behaviour Modification, ICU (I See You) 

  • Other classes and instruction offered on demand 

 

Our Certifed Trainers and Coaches are dedicated to continuing education in the field of positive reinforcement.  Our goal is making training a fun, achievable and transformational experience for both dogs and owners!

 

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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