January 04, 2015 by Amanda in Dog Training
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Now Enrolling Canine Performing Arts!

You can now enroll in the upcoming Canine Performing Arts 1 session! No training experience is needed for this introduction to Canine Performing Arts.  This six-week class is like no other in Northwest Arkansas.  You and your dog will learn how to work as a team while learning targeting, directional

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December 26, 2014 by Amanda in Dog Training
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January Rotating Class Schedule

The Rotating Class Schedule for January is as follows: January 7 – Therapy Dog Prep January 14 – Level 2 Obedience January 21 – Open Class January 28 – Agility for Fun All class times are Wednesdays at 7:00 pm.  All of these classes are included with your Group Class

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July 10, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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What Is Dog Training?

What is dog training?  Is it teaching your dog that you’re the boss — being the leader? Is it giving your dog love, cookies, and kisses with the expectation he’ll show his affection through good behavior? Or, is it making your dog obey because that’s just what dogs should do?

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January 27, 2015 by Amanda in Dog Training
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February Rotating Class Schedule

All rotating classes are included as part of the Group Class Enrollment.  These classes meet on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm.  Here’s February’s schedule. February 4 – Therapy Dog Prep February 11 – Level 2/3 Obedience February 18 – Competition Class February 25 – Agility for Fun Also, beginning on Tuesday,

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January 27, 2015 by Amanda in Dog Training
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Nosework Club Beginning in February

If you’ve been looking for a new, mentally stimulating, confidence building activity for your dog, then this class is for you. It’s great for active adults, shy dogs, young dogs, and even laid-back seniors.  You’ll learn how to teach your dog to use their nose to find and indicate on

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November 17, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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Does the Leash Fit

It seems simple enough, but with so many leash choices out there how do you choose the right one?  Here are a few questions you should consider when picking out a new leash: What is your specific goal at the moment; How does your dog act on leash; and How

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October 29, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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The Key to Success

Whether you are training for competition or for having a well-rounded pet, long-term goals are an important part of living with a dog. However, it’s important to make sure you don’t get so focused on achieving your long-term goals that you miss experiencing the best part of living with a

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August 12, 2013 by Amanda in Dog Training
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A Training Tool Your Dog Can Understand

As most folks who know me will tell you, my training outlook focuses on relationship development through communicating in a way your dog can actually understand. One very important tool that is most often overlooked, or perhaps not used to it’s full advantage, is a leash and training collar.  Specifically,

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