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Our Classes At a Glance

Puppy/Beginner Dog Obedience

Polite manners for your new puppy or adult dog are essential for him or her to become a well-behaved member of your family.  I address puppy issues such as house training, chewing, nipping, jumping, and commands like come when called, sit, down, stay, and all-important good leash manners so that you can enjoy your walks together…….and much more.   

Prerequisites:  4 mo to

adult dog

6 Week Sessions

Tricks and Brain Games Class

Brain Games is about building a deeper understanding of your dogs mind and personality.  In this class You will teach your dog to recognize words (reading written commands), color recognition as well as object recognition!!   Trick training builds confidence, improves obedience and manners, strengthens the bonds between you and your dog, and is a great form of physical and mental exercise.  You will learn the foundation of how to train your dog to do tricks, how to break down complicated tricks into specific parts, and then put the parts together to complete a trick.  The possibilities are endless!!   Tricks such as spins, weave between your legs, take a bow, roll over, pole, high five, wave hello, jump thru the hoop, crawl, and much more).  You and your dog will have fun showing off your new skills to friends and family.

Prerequisites:  Beginner Obedience

6 Week Sessions

Intermediate/Advanced Obedience Classes Training

For dogs and pet parents who have the basics but would like to reach a higher level of communication and teamwork with their canine friends. This class will help your dog achieve consistency with cues/behaviors regardless of the surroundings.  We will also work on more advanced heeling skills. 

Prerequisites:  has completed Puppy/adult beginner class

6 Week Sessions

AKC CGC Testing and Preparation

The purpose of the Canine Good Citizen (C.G.C.) program is to ensure that your favorite canine companion can be a respected member of the community because it has been trained to be well behaved in the home, in public places, and in the presence of other dogs. The C.G.C. program welcomes both purebred and mix breed dogs. Dogs that pass all 10 items of the CGC test are listed in the CGC records at the American Kennel Club.

Prerequisites: has completed  Puppy/Beginner class

4 Week Sessions

(includes testing)

Agility for Fun & Fitness Class

 This 1 hr. combination class will be the most enjoyable time you spend with your dog each week!!  We will combine basic obedience to keep your dog's skills sharp while you enjoy the many benefits of agility traiing.  Obedience and agility training strengthens the bond between you and your dog, helps build confidence and a great way to provide mental and physical stimulation

Prerequisites: has completed Puppy/adult beginner class

6 Week Sessions

AKC Rally Obediance Classes
Couple with Dogs

For dogs and pet parents who have some basic obedience skills and would like to do something fun to improve them.  This class is all about Teamwork! You and your dog will navigate a course together, side-by-side, at your own pace.  The two of you will move through a course with signs, performing different skills.  These skills consist of sits, downs, stays, walkarounds, pace changes, turns, and pivots, even some jumps.  Rally develops better teamwork and will sharpen your dog’s obedience skills and behavior at home and in public. Great physical and mental stimulations (for both of you!)

Prerequisites: has completed Puppy/Beginner Class

6 Week Sessions

*Classes are held at Ruffin It Doggy Daycare

926 Seaside Rd SW, Unit 14,

Ocean Isle Beach, NC 

For a Quote

We are Happy to Personalize Our Services to Meet All of Your Needs.  Contact Us to Discuss Services and for a Special Quote

Call/Text:  (480) 652-4900     


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