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GROUP DOG TRAINING & CALENDAR

Why Choose Holiday House Pet Resort & Training Center for Group Training Classes

  • Personal attention and the ability to ask questions along the way
  • Small class size – 6 dogs/puppies and 2 trainers
  • Six-week sessions—convenient evening and weekend classes
  • Solid foundation for basic obedience training to ensure responsiveness in any environment and to allow for more advanced training later (e.g. Adult I, Agility…etc.)
  • Stress-free walking for you and your puppy!
  • Learning through positive reinforcement
group dog training classes

I liked how the trainers took the time to answer any questions regarding each and every dog.

Training Client

Puppy Preschool

Our puppy training programs are easy to understand. Puppies become better behaved when they are given clear rules and boundaries, and when they receive positive reinforcement for good behavior.

Objectives covered in Puppy Preschool:

  • Teaching and reinforcing your puppy’s name
  • Socialization and introducing your puppy to new environments
  • Manners and boundaries—start your puppy on the path of good behavior while bonding with the family and encouraging a desire to learn
  • Appropriate play and general puppy care
  • Introduction to basic obedience and leash walking
  • Fun and games

Intro to Proper Petiquette

Our group training classes focus on fostering confidence, respect and trust between your dog and you through proper socialization and positive reinforcement. Our group classes are fun and family-friendly.

Objectives covered in Intro to Proper Petiquette:

  • Creating reliable basic commands including sit, down, stand, stay, come, drop it, leave it
  • Emphasis on improving focus and responsiveness with distractions
  • Manners and boundaries including specific advice on jumping up, running through doors, excessive barking, and other problem behaviors

Recap & Refresh

If your dog has completed either a Stay & Learn or Play & Learn program, then Recap & Refresh can help take the skills learned to the next level! Our trainers are dedicated to ensuring continued success and growth throughout you and your dog’s training journey!

Objectives covered in Recap & Refresh:

  • Apply the commands in a real-life environment with trainer guidance
  • Opportunity for the owners to practice their handling skills with trainer observation & feedback
  • Refine leash walking skills and manners

Current and Upcoming Group Training Sessions

Puppy Prechool

Six-week sessions

***LIMITED CLASS SIZES, REGISTER EARLY!***

Choose a Session:

Spring I Session starts Monday, March 2 at 7:30 pm 

  • 3/9
  • 3/16
  • 3/23
  • 3/30
  • 4/6 – Graduation Day

Spring II Session starts Monday, September 9 at 7:30 pm

  • 9/16
  • 9/23
  • 9/30
  • 10/7
  • 10/14 - Graduation Day

Fall II Session starts Wednesday, April 22 at 7:30 pm

  • 4/29
  • 5/6
  • 5/13
  • 5/20
  • 6/3 - Graduation Day

*Class dates are subject to change due to weather conditions, holidays or unknown situations that would cause a class to be postponed and reschedule; Participants will be notified in advance.

Prerequisites

  • Puppy must be under veterinary care for vaccinations
  • Puppies 8 weeks old to 5 months old
  • Fecal check w/Giardia test – Results must be negative and submitted to Holiday House Pet Resort prior to the first class

Proper Petiquette

Six-week sessions

***LIMITED CLASS SIZE, REGISTER EARLY!***

Choose a Session:

Winter I Session starts Monday, January 13 at 7:30 pm 

  • 1/20
  • 1/27
  • 2/3
  • 2/10
  • 2/17 – Graduation Day

Winter II Session starts Wednesday, January 15 at 7:30 pm

  • 1/22
  • 1/29
  • 2/5
  • 2/12
  • 2/19 - Graduation Day

Spring I Session starts Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 pm

  • 3/11
  • 3/18
  • 3/25
  • 4/1
  • 4/8 - Graduation Day

Spring II Session starts Monday, April 20 at 7:30pm

  • 4/27
  • 5/4
  • 5/11
  • 5/18
  • 6/1 - Graduation Day

*Class dates are subject to change due to weather conditions, holidays or unknown situations that would cause a class to be postponed and reschedule; Participants will be notified in advance.

Prerequisites

  • Vaccinations must be up-to-date
  • Required vaccinations: Rabies & Distemper; Recommended: Bordetella & Canine Influenza
  • Fecal check w/Giardia test – Results must be negative and submitted to Holiday House Pet Resort prior to the first class
  • Must be 5 months or older

Recap & Refresh

Four-week sessions

***LIMITED CLASS SIZE, REGISTER EARLY!***

Choose a Session:

Fall III Session starts Tuesday, November 19 at 7:30 pm

  • 12/3
  • 12/10
  • 12/17 - Graduation Day

*Class dates are subject to change due to weather conditions, holidays or unknown situations that would cause a class to be postponed and reschedule; Participants will be notified in advance.

Prerequisites:

  • Completion of one or more of the following training programs at Holiday House Pet Resort: Stay & Learn or Play & Learn
  • Vaccinations must be up-to-date
  • Required vaccinations: Rabies & Distemper; Recommended: Bordetella & Canine Influenza
  • Fecal check w/Giardia test – Results must be negative and submitted to Holiday House Pet Resort prior to the first class
  • No age restrictions