Foundation Classes

A set of private classes tailored to you and your dog’s needs.

A combination of online sessions from the comfort of your home and outdoor sessions in your yard, neighbourhood, or public parks, outdoor cafes, etc. All students must start with a private consult. Prices are determined on a case-by-case basis. Contact Jennifer for details. Foundation classes are designed to help with a variety of dog behaviours such as (but not limited to):

  • loose leash walking skills (on a short leash and a long leash)
  • recall (come when called)
  • focus & attention
  • polite greetings
  • addressing and preventing over-reactivity
  • settle, stay, down, drop, and other basic skills
  • coping with wildlife and other stimuli in the outdoor environment
  • at-home behaviours (manners around guests, manners around food, addressing barking, teaching dogs how to be alone)
  • cooperative handling and grooming such as nail trims, bathing, putting on outerwear, giving pills, administering ear drops, etc.