Obedience

Whether you just want a well behaved pet or you plan to train Obedience competitively, everyone starts in the same place!

Our accredited instructors offer structured classes in a 6 week blocks using positive motivational methods to ensure that you and your dog enjoy each session, and cover all aspects of basic obedience and the skills that ensure an easier, happier life with your pet.

Meet and Greet: Claire says hi to Doberman puppy ReggieLife Skills

£80 – 8 week course – Cleckheaton (Weds)
£80 – 8 week course – Huddersfield (Thurs)

This course focuses on teaching you how to train those all important skills that make our life with dogs run smoothly, and ensures we have happy and confident pets. This is the perfect class for puppies, for new rescue dogs, or those older dogs who need to brush up their skills. Our Life Skills course includes:

  • Watch me
  • Recalls
  • Loose lead walking
  • Reinforcing good manners when meeting new people and new dogs
  • Leave it and impulse control
  • Basic positions – sit, down, and stand
  • Learning to settle on command
  • Beginner waits and stays

Once you have these skills under your belt, you’ve got a great foundation for any other training you might want to pursue, including Agility, or Flyball! Our Life Skills course also works as the perfect stepping stone intoGood Citizen Dog Scheme Bronze classes.

Cost includes an information pack.

Novice Obedience

£35 – 4 weeks – Huddersfield (Thurs)

Our Novice Obedience class is ideal for those who just want a regular training class to keep their dog engaged and happy. Classes look at building on the skills you already, and focuses on loose-lead walking, recalls, simple retrieves and sends, impulse control (like leave-it!), and waits and stays.

This class runs in our outdoor venue – whatever the weather! – and is particularly good for dogs who need to work on their impulse control, focus, and motivation in all environments.

This class is booked in 4-week blocks.

Advanced Obedience: Katie and RaveAdvanced Obedience

£35 – 4 weeks – Cleckheaton (Weds)
£35 – 4 weeks – Huddersfield (Thurs)

Our Advanced Obedience classes are aimed at developing competitive-level skills in handlers and dogs, including a precise heelwork position, higher levels of impulse control, accurate presents and finishes on recalls and retrieves, and building confidence in stays. All trained using the same motivational and reward-based training we use in all our classes!

Our Advanced Obedience class is ideal for those people who are considering competitive obedience, or who are competing at A and below. It’s also perfect for those people who have no intention of competing, but want to find something challenging and new to learn with their dog.

This class is booked in 4-week blocks.


Obedience Packages

Super Start

£120 – home visit + 8 week Life Skills course

This is one of our most popular packages; it really does give you and your new dog a Super Start! Our head trainer Claire will help to give your new dog a bumper start in their new life with you. The package includes a space on our eight-week Life skills course in Cleckheaton or Huddersfield, as well as a home visit completely tailored to your needs. Perfect for new puppies or rescue dogs!

Advanced Obedience

£80 – one-to-one + 4 week Advanced Obedience course

Our Advanced Obedience package gives you the chance to brush up on your skills with a tailored one-to-one lesson, as well as a space on our Advanced Obedience class in Cleckheaton or Huddersfield.