When you bring a new canine into your family – whether puppy or adult, breeder-raised or rescue, you need to take a Training Class! Even if your dog isn’t new to your family, but could use some manners and a chance to interact with people and other dogs, you can get all the help you need at Paws Inn.

Make dog training fun for your dog and the family!

Dogs who are 16 weeks of age and under when they start the Levels Training course must start at the Puppy Level. Our puppy class is 45 minutes long now price is the same.

Dogs who are over 16 weeks at the start of training will start at Level 1.

New dogs are welcomed into the training program on a regular basis.


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Training Classes

Classes at Paws Inn Training are kept small enough to ensure you will get individual attention from the trainer as needed. 

Our training philosophy is positive-based with an emphasis on building a relationship between your dog and your family.

Group classes provide socializing with people and other dogs and give opportunities to learn and adapt to new situations.

Private Training options are available as a companion to the group classes or to give you and your specialized, individual attention.

Strengthening communication with your dog will also increase cooperation and obedience.

Award-Winning Paws Inn trainers have 50+ years of combined experience!

Beginner Puppy

Beginner training for pet dogs is important. Pet dogs aim to please, so with these beginner methods as well as techniques, they will give your pet dog's opportunities to make you happy. Our courses start with the traditional sit, stay and come. Yet as your pet dog developments, we provide extra tough demands that are supplied in our other courses! These are created to keep your dog involved and on their toes.

Clicker Training

We offer clicker training! Clicker training, or markand reward, is a type of positive support dog training. The clicker or marker interacts the exact moment your dog does what you want. The timing of the click is crucial and also every click have to be complied with by a benefit. This is an great form of positive reinfocement for your pup! 

Obedience Training

Our obedience system is based on fun interactions that develop emphasis. A wonderful introductory class that instructs simple cues like sit, come, and remain. Paws Inn Pet Essentials is devoted to advertising a positive partnership between you as well as your pet dog via clear interaction and also training tools. We like aiding your pups reach their complete potential and also achieve tranquility as well as consistency as caring members of your family.

Paws Inn – Level 3

Enlisting in pup classes before 3 months of age can be an outstanding ways of boosting training, reinforcing the human-animal bond, as well as mingling young puppies in an setting where threat of health problem can be decreased. In general, puppies can start puppy socialization classes as very early as 7-8 weeks of age. Young puppy socializing courses supply a risk-free and also well organized methods of mingling young puppies and more quickly boost their responsiveness to requests. Early and adequate puppy socializing and programs of favorable dog training can go a long way to avoid habits problems and also improving bonding between people and pet dogs. While the initial 3 months is one of the most crucial puppy socialization duration in a puppy's life, proprietors of pups that have passed this landmark are strongly encouraged to remain to socialize their young puppies to as many individuals, pet dogs, as well as areas as sensible.


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