Basic Manners Foundations | Sirius Dog Training

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At SIRIUS Puppy & Dog Training we value your puppy’s development and YOUR health equally. For that reason we have made the decision to move exclusively to an online classroom format through Spring of 2021.

Visit our Classes page to figure out which online class is best for you.

Please note that we are a California-based company, and all classes are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

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Basic Manners Foundations

Our starter course where your pup will learn the foundation building block skills necessary for basic manners training and you’ll learn how to easily and clearly communicate with your dog in order to teach all sorts of behaviors in the future. This class is the prerequisite for most of our training courses.

  • Principles of Learning & Training
  • Attention/Eye Contact/Name Game
  • Hand Targeting: Random/Front/Side/Duration
  • Collar Grab/Gotcha
  • Basic Positions: Sit, Down, Stand - with hand signals and verbal cues, practice distance, duration, distraction and a release word
Requirements: 

Entry level class, Basic Manners is a prerequisite for all other Single Topic Courses. For ages 18 weeks and up. For pups under 12 weeks, please see Puppy Kindergarten, for pups 12-18 weeks see Puppy Training I.

This Live Online class will be conducted using Zoom and will require a high-speed internet connection and a computer or mobile device.

Length: 
Progressive, five-week, semi-private courses, weekly one hour sessions. For 2 - 6 students. Please note that we are a California-based company, and all classes are listed in Pacific Standard Time.

Available classes

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Basic Manners Foundations SIRIUS Live Online Dieuwke Saturday 12:30pm (PST) Jan 16 Class info Join the waiting list
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Basic Manners Foundations SIRIUS Live Online Dieuwke Thursday 7:30pm (PST) Feb 25 Class info
Basic Manners Foundations SIRIUS Live Online Sue Saturday 10:00am (PST) Feb 27 Class info