Is your relationship with your dog joyful?

Certified Trainer Carol Millman can teach you how to get the best out of your dog with science-based, positive,  effective techniques. Group classes are an economical training option that provide the opportunity for you and your dog to make new doggy friends.

Our Tri-Cities Group Class Location is The Bark Lounge

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2560 Barnet Hwy #102, Coquitlam BC

(Between Trail Appliances and The Return It Depot)

Upcoming Classes:

Obedience Level 1:  Need some help getting your unruly dog to pay attention? Designed for dogs six months and up, Obedience Level 1 focuses on leash manners, polite greetings, recall, and stay, as well as basic dog handling skills to help you get the best from your dog.

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Cost $160 

Starts: TBA – runs weekly for six weeks.

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Canine Superstars:  Your dog can be a star with this Novice Trick Dog class! Learn elements of Agility, Nosework, and other dog sports with the help of a Certified Trick Dog Instructor.

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Cost $199

Starts: TBA – runs weekly for 6 weeks. 

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Puppy Play School:  Socialize your puppy and teach your puppy good habits so that you can have a lifetime of joy together.  Puppy Play School will help you get through those difficult puppy months and turn your new baby into a dog that you can be proud of.

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Cost $160 

Starts:TBA 

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Remaining spots available: 8

Obedience Level 1 at The Bark Lounge

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Turn your dog around! The Wag The Dog leadership program focuses on helping your dog control impulsive behaviour, focus on you, and become the helpful best friend you have always dreamed of having.

Certified Trainer Carol Millman will help you get your dog’s attention, earn your dog’s respect, and get your dog working for you with fun, positive, science-based training methods that will help build your dog’s self control while strengthening your bond.

At Obedience Level 1, your dog will learn:

  • How to control impulses
  • How to ignore distractions
  • How to walk nicely on leash
  • How to greet people and other dogs politely
  • How to come when called
  • How to hold a stay command
  • Cool and helpful tricks to focus energy into positive outlets

Meanwhile, you and your family will learn:

  • How to give commands effectively
  • How to use training equipment like leashes and clickers
  • How to motivate your dog to work for you
  • How to deal with distractions
  • How to get the behaviour you want from your dog
  • How to have fun with your dog for life!

Obedience graduates will also earn a lifetime discount on private training sessions from Wag The Dog.

$160 for 6 sessions.

Tuesdays at 7:45 pm

Starting Tuesday Oct 11 2016

Reserve Your Spot Now

or Call:  604 375 6766

Dogs age 6 months and up are welcome. Please bring proof of vaccines/titers.

Note:

If your dog exhibits aggression towards other dogs or people this may not be the right class for you. Please call and speak to the trainer about your situation to see if your dog’s needs can be accommodated.

Cancellation policy: full refund available if you cancel by Oct 11 2016 

Questions? Email the trainer carol@wagthedog.ca or call 604 375 6766.

Canine Superstars!

soccerDo you love to watch the Superdogs? Well, your dog can be super, too!

Certified Trick Dog Instructor Carol Millman will get you and your dog started on the road to stardom, with this Novice Dog Tricks class.  The sport of Dog Tricks is a non-competitive, all-breed inclusive sport that combines the skills used in Agility, Flyball, Treibball, Freestyle, and many other competitive dog sports. From jumping through hoops to shooting hoops, this class covers it all!
Your dog will learn:

  • How to go through an agility tunnel
  • How to jump over hurdles and through hoops
  • How to roll a soccer ball
  • How to ring a bell
  • How to take a bow
  • How to play dead and roll over
  • How to find things by scent
  • And more!

Meanwhile, you and your family will learn:

  • How to build your dog’s enthusiasm
  • How to communicate clearly with your dog
  • How to teach complicated tricks using basic building blocks
  • How to have more fun with your dog!

Graduates will receive a Novice Trick  Dog Title, complete with certificate and ribbon, through Do More With Your Dog, the official sanctioning body for the sport of Dog Tricks.

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 Thursdays at 7:45 pm

Next Class Starts  Oct 13, 2016

Reserve Your Spot Now

or call

604 375 6766

Classes refundable if cancelled before Oct 14 2016

Questions? Email the trainer: carol@wagthedog.ca  or call 604 375 6766

Dogs of all ages are welcome. Dogs must be up to date on the distemper/parvo virus vaccine. Please bring proof of vaccines to your first class.

Puppy Play School

Socialize your puppy in a safe environment, and get your puppy started out right.  Certified Trainer Carol Millman will help your puppy learn how to be a good canine citizen and give you the handling skills you need to enjoy a lifetime of fun with your new friend.

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Your puppy will learn:

  • How to play nicely with other dogs
  • How to greet people politely
  • How to walk nicely on leash
  • How to focus on you and avoid distractions
  • Sit, down and stay
  • Shake a paw, play dead/roll over
  • Respond to name and come when called

Meanwhile, you and your family will learn:

  • How to give commands effectively
  • How to use training equipment like leashes and clickers
  • How to supervise your dog safely when playing with other dogs
  • How to keep your dog’s attention
  • How to be a great leader

Graduates will also earn a lifetime discount on private training sessions from Wag The Dog.

$160 for 6 sessions.

Tuesdays at 7:45 pm

Next Class Starts  Jan 17 , 2016

Reserve Your Spot Now

or call

604 375 6766

Classes refundable if cancelled before Jan 17, 2016

Questions? Email the trainer: carol@wagthedog.ca  or call 604 375 6766

Dogs under six months of age are welcome.

Puppies must be up to date on the distemper/parvo virus vaccine. Please bring proof of vaccines to your first class.