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THE RIGHT TRAINING SOLUTION IS A WORTHWHILE INVESMENT IN YOUR DOG'S BEHAVIOUR WHICH WILL HAVE A LIFETIME PAYOFF. 

HERE IS A LIST OF OUR SERVICES:

PUPPY KINDERGARTEN CLASS (for puppies 2-5 months)
Specially for young puppies who need to learn proper social behavior and good doggy manners.  Teach your puppy to be gentle with it's jaws and paws.  Bite inhibition, House training, crate training, proper greeting, leash walking, chewing, OFF, sit, down, come & stay. 
An off-leash play session serves not only to socialize your puppy but to practice obedience in a very distracting setting.  Classes are family oriented, fun and relaxed.  Classes boast an OFF LEASH environment for majority of the class.  
    Puppies will learn to ignore distraction and pay attentions to the owners.  Play session is used as a REWARD to encourage puppies to want to work while other dogs are around.

NEW SESSIONS STARTING


TUESDAY JULY 2 at 7pm

6 week sessions $170.00 + HST**

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PREMIUM PUPPY PACKAGE:  $300.00+ HST

This package is the ultimate in puppy start up.  The 6 week kindergarten class is complimented with a
 1.5-2 hr home consultation.  This will serve to focus entirely on your needs and to work on issues that may be lingering during the lessons.  

ADOLESCENT MANNERS CLASS)  (for dogs/puppies 5 months to 3 years)

For those who have graduated from puppy kindergarten OR adolescent & young adult dogs with little to no previous training. 
 Class focuses on adding mild distractions, establishing reliable recalls, increasing distance and duration to sit & down stays. OFF, not jumping on people or other dogs, door manners...etc

 All exercises and behaviours learned in Puppy Kindergarten are increased in difficulty.   Getting more commitment from your dog to do the things you want him to do.  Establishing eye contact which is important in building the human/dog bond. 
MUST BE FRIENDLY to enrol.

NEW SESSION STARTING:   

WEDNESDAY JULY 3 at 6pm

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6 week sessions $165.00 + HST
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ADOLESCENCE & ALL GROWN UP PREMIUM PACKAGE

      $300.00 + HST
 (FOR PUPPIES 6 MONTHS AND UP)
Add a 2 hr home consultation to compliment a 6 week ADOLESCENT MANNERS group session:-  gives you the opportunity to address the issues specific to your dog.

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PRIVATE IN HOME CONSULTATIONS:

Can be scheduled at your convenience . You get the full attention of the instructor. Sessions can be at your home or at the training hall. It is designed to meet your personal needs, easier to focus for owner and dog and there are fewer distraction than group training classes. Manners sessions, basic obedience for the adult dog, puppy training and various behavioral issues can be worked with. This is also an option for those dogs that are uncomfortable around other dogs. 

Are scheduled on an Hourly Basis in your dog's home environment:  The Session Includes:
  • Assessment of the problem
  • A training plan with an information package.
  •  A training demonstration
  • A detailed email outlining the session.
  • A follow up email to check on progress



Prices For In Home Consults are as follows: (HST will be added)

PUPPY & ALL OTHER MANNERS TRAINING:  $85.00/HR               (+ TRAVEL FEE if applicable) per visit.

AGGRESSION CONSULTS: $95.00/ HR 

PRIVATE PACKAGES:  2 X 2 HOUR SESSIONS:  $300.00
                                         3 X 1 HOUR SESSIONS:  $240.00
                                        4 X 1.5 HOUR SESSIONS:  $490.00

I will travel to Ottawa (east & west) as well as all surrounding areas. 

Call or email for prices and appointment times! 

GRADE 2  INTERMEDIATE BEHAVIOURS
Focus on loose leash walking,recalls from distractions, increasing stay while increasing distraction and duration, distance work, OFF,   components of the Canine Good Citizen (CGC) test.   Dogs must have completed ADOLESCENT PUPPY obedience

6 week sessions $150.00 + HST


GRADE 3:  EXPANDING ON ADVANCED BEHAVIOURS
Emergency recalls from various distractions including other dogs, Regular recall exercises to proof him in different situations, walking reliably on leash, with distractions, OFF of various objects, dogs and people, polite greetings, increased eye contact with distractions.  Time to take your show on the road.


 OUTDOOR OBEDIENCE: OFFERED IN SPRING & SUMMER MONTHS:
  Time to take your show on the road.Class is offered during the late spring, summer and early fall.   TOPICS:  Loose Leash Walking, COME, Walking by Distractions, Recall from Distractions, OFF (for outdoor things) EYE CONTACT with distractions around, STAY and much more.  All sessions take place outside.  A fenced in area will be put up in our Russell location to offer this class.  The class focuses on dogs working efficiently outdoors with distractions.  Often this is when people have little to no control of their dogs.  Come train in a fun, safe enclosed environment..  There is also a full set of agility equipment available for agility classes.   These classes are TAKING NAMES FOR THE 2013 season.  All dogs must be dog friendly as there is a lot of off leash work being focused on.  

 6 week sessions $150.00 + HST

AGILITY:  OFFERED IN SPRING & SUMMER MONTHS
Dogs need to be friendly and have a knowledge of basic commands.  Names for 2016 training  sessions are being taken.  If interested in this fun dog sport, email for more details.



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DETAILED BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT REPORT:

 based on YOUR interpretation through a phone call, email or video. A questionnaire will also have to be filled out for a higher degree of accuracy. Each report will be detailed with exercises for a behavioral modification regime. I will also follow up with you via email to check on your dog's progress.  

EMAIL ME TODAY WITH A DESCRIPTION OF THE BEHAVIOR...

  $50.00 + HST


GENERAL GROOMING
Nail trims, anal gland expression, bandage changes, medication administration, ear cleaning.. 
$10 for nail trims IN CLASS (easy trims)! ( Difficult/Aggressive Dogs:  $20 + HST)

$20 for HOUSE CALLS   (DIFFICULT/AGGRESSIVE DOGS:  $30+ HST)


RETAIL PRODUCTS:  Happy Tails believes in quality
products and has used and recommended Gentle Leader
Head Halters for the past 16 years.  It is a wonderful product that for most dogs is well tolerated and works immediately.  The Gentle Leader helps with pulling, lunging and general silliness on the leash.  it is also helpful for dogs who like to sniff and eat things off the ground on walks.  ALL SIZES SELL FOR $30.00 + HST (CHEAPER THAN PETSMART).



"TRAINING FOR A LIFETIME OF GOOD BEHAVIOR
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ALL CLASSES ARE FORCE FREE, GENTLE & HUMANE. 

WE TRAIN USING BRAINS NOT BRAWN.  

THIS TYPE OF TRAINING IS BOTH EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT!  

REASONABLE RATES & FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT!!
CLASSES ARE A FUN & INTERACTIVE. 

 A GREAT WAY TO SOCIALIZE YOUR PUPPY OR DOG.  

TEACHES YOUR DOG TO LISTEN AROUND DISTRACTIONS.