Canine Communication 101
for
Puppies, Adolescent, and Adult Dogs
  • Group & Private Adolescent/Adult classes available for dogs  5months and older 
  • Class focus is on developing the basic level  communication skills required for raising a well-behaved puppy and/or dog
  • Behavioral Issues addressed for each age group
Six Week Course
Maximum of 5 Canine Students in Group Classes
    **Please note due to Covid 19 in order to meet CDC                          standards private training is currently the only training                option for puppies 8-19 weeks old.
 

Six one hour group classes focusing on how to positively communicate to your dog basic obedience cues as well as managing unwanted behaviors.

 

  • Obedience cues:  sit, down, stay, come, leave it, take it, drop it.

  • Both verbal and hand signals will reviewed

  • Introduce basic leash manners

  • Learn how to manage and/or eliminate unwanted behaviors such as jumping, excessive barking, nipping/biting, chewing on inappropriate items, darting through doors, pulling on leash.

  • Crate training

  • House training

  • Socialization and Enrichment

  • Skill level of both handler and dog will be tested during the last class.

  • Clicker used for training will be provided by Wagging Willow

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

*Please note due to Covid 19, in order to comply with CDC        standards group classes for dogs 5 months and older will    be held outdoors.                

**maximum of 5 handler/dog teams per class

**additional classes may be added based on demand

 

                                        Tuition: $190 per dog

Canine Communication 201
Take Your Canine Communication 101 Skills to the Next Level!
  • Available for dogs 5months and older
  • Pre-Requisite Canine Communication 101 or equivalent required
  • Duration, Distance, and Distractions added to basic obedience cues and leash walking skills.
  • introduction to "wait" at the door, "go to your spot/bed", "heel" through a crowd with distractions.
                          Six Week Course
              Maximum of 5 Canine Students Per Class

Six 1 hour classes focusing on fine tuning the basic obedience cues introduced in Canine Communication 101 in addition to the following:  

  • Duration, Distance and Distractions will be added at a higher degree of difficulty to include real world experiences.  

  • New cues "wait", "go to your spot/bed", "heel" will be added. 

  • Strong emphasis on focus, recall, and impulse control exercises.

  • Your pup will be able to "Heel", give you eye contact, and "leave it" allowing you to walk through a crowd with a well-mannered pup!

 

    *Please note these group classes will be held                    outdoors              

**maximum of 5 handler/dog teams per class

** classes may be added based on demand

 

                                   Tuition: $190 per dog

Canine Communication 301
(Canine Good Citizen Training and Certification)
  • Prepare for the 10 elements required for certification.
  • Learn how to wean your pup off food rewards.
  • Attain formal recognition for being a responsible pet parent with a well-mannered pup!
  • Take the first step in becoming a Therapy or Service dog team!
  • Tuition includes test during the 6th session
  • Pre-requisite requirements:  CC 101 & CC 102 or equivalent.  

  CANINE GOOD CITIZEN TEST REQUIREMENTS​ 

  • TEST 1: ACCEPTING A FRIENDLY STRANGER 

  • TEST 2: SITTING POLITELY FOR PETTING 

  • TEST 3: APPEARANCE AND GROOMING 

  • TEST 4: OUR FOR A WALK (Walking on a loose leash) 

  • TEST 5: WALKING TROUGH A CROWD

  • TEST 6: SIT AND DOWN ON COMMAND/STAYING IN PLACE

  • TEST 7: COMING WHEN CALLED

  • TEST 8: REACTION TO ANOTHER DOG 

  • TEST 9: REACTION TO DISTRACTIONS 

  • TEST 10: SUPERVISED SEPARATION 

 

               

 

                 Tuition: $190 per dog (includes test in sessions 6)

Private Training
(now includes service dog training!)
  • Available for dogs of all ages.
  • Personalized training to meet your needs and the needs of your dog located in your home and or public spaces.
  • Behavior Adjustment Training available for dogs with fear based behavioral issues.
  • Safe Training for puppies 8-19 weeks old in your home! 
  • Service Dog Training 
  • Please note due to Covid 19 in order to meet CDC standards private training is currently the only training option for puppies 8-19 weeks old.
  • Private session packages are personalized to suit your needs.  

  • Can include basic obedience cues for puppies and adult dogs.

  • Can address specific behavioral issues such as housetraining, nipping/biting, jumping, excessive barking, and leash pulling.

  • Private session packages that provide Behavior modification for fear based reactive dogs are also available.  

  • Service dog training now available!

           

  Contact Wagging Willow at 407-399-3934  

  for information regarding:

  • additional training options

  • class schedules

  • tuition

                 

 

Gift Certificates

 

  • May be used towards any Wagging Willow service.

Training is the best gift you can give your favorite dog lover and their dog!  Not sure of what type of training is best for this team of students?  Then stop by the Wagging Willow Canine Communication Center.  The resident trainer,

Susan Vergara will walk you through the various training options available. Still not sure?  Then purchase  a gift certificate.  The gift certificate you give can be applied towards any Wagging Willow Service including party rentals!

Terms and Conditions

  • Gift Certificates may be applied towards any Wagging Willow Service.

  • Gift Certificates expire 1 year after purchase date.

  • Gift Certificates are not redeemable for cash.

Visit

3756 Howell Branch Rd.

Winter Park, Fl  32792

Call

T: 407-399-3934

F: 888-541-5748 

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