Beginners Agility 


Learning the Contacts and Tunnels.    Agility is the fastest growing dog sport in the country.  It is based on all motivational training.  Your dog will learn how to safely perform agility obstacles, with you directing them.  It is fun, fast and a great way to exercise your dog's mind and body.   Agility helps create a working team between you and your dog. Train for fun or competition.   Learning the contacts and tunnels is the first of our series of agility classes. The contact obstacles include, the Aframe, the dog walk and the teeter. This class is 6 weeks long and meets one time per week for an hour.

TBA @ Blackwood Street Training Center  kathy@islanddogacademy.com   to register

Puppy Classes

Island Dog Academy Puppy Classes are based on the AKC STAR Puppy program. Your training foundation starts here. Island Dog offers gentle modern training techniques paired with a custom plan for each puppy and owner. Your pup will learn basic skills, like leash walking, sit and down on cue, puppy "stay" and come when called..  We don't teach your pup, you will! Island Dog Academy teaches you to be the trainer. Common puppy issues, housetraing, handling, grooming, socializing, puppy manners, and owner responsibilty are some of the topics. Classes are casual and fun but be prepared to learn  All puppies are welcome. Your instructors and AKC certified Canine Good Citizen Evaluators and STAR Puppy Class trainers.  Vaccine requirements apply. Classes are 6 weeks, once per week for one hour. 

July 12, 2012 7pm @ 51  Blackwood Street Training Center   kathy@islanddogacademy.com  to register