Whether you have a new puppy, adult dog or rescue, proper training is vital to achieving a long, happy and healthy relationship with your dog.
Training sessions at Max's Pet Market & Salon provides mental stimulation, keeps everyone socially engaged and emotionally happy. Our Accredited Pet Trainers teach fun and effective group and private sessions through positive reinforcement.
New puppy? No problem! Our Puppy 101 class will help you and your pup learn all the basics needed to become an outstanding family pet. Basics skills taught may include, but are not limited to, housebreaking tips, leash manners, mouthing, sit, stay, down, and recall. Small dogs up to 30 lbs are also welcome! AKC Star Puppy test included.
Our instructor will help both you and your dog learn the skills necessary to become a polite pooch. Our trainer will assess the group to learn which skills will be most beneficial to you and your dog, including – but not limited to – sit, stay, down, recall and leash manners. This class is for dogs 6 months and up. Reactive Dogs Welcomed. AKC test is not included.
Teaching your dog life skills so that you can take your dog out to different venues that allow dogs. Life skills is geared towards an AKC Canine Good Citizen along with AKC Urban Canine Good Citizen. Life Skills 101 features tricks and games designed to build the foundation for off-leash control and teach skills that dogs need in life, like sit, stay, and come. You and your pup will tackle these skills and more in a creative and fun environment. AKC test is included.
Our Trick Dog class is for all dogs of all ages. This class covers skills that spark excitement – for example, hoop jumping, bowing, and “get your leash” – and is designed to teach you and your pup how to have fun together while they learn and problem solve. Bring a sense of humor! Teaching tricks is a positive method of training and promotes a bond between dogs and their humans. If you do your homework, you can earn a Trick Dog title at the end of the class. This includes a Trick Dog Test.
Is your dog better without a group? Maybe you prefer a more personalized experience? Sign up for a one-on-one class! These sessions are one hour each. You can communicate with our trainer beforehand so that a lesson can be tailor-made for you and your pup. These sessions are open to dogs of all sizes, 4 months and up.
Looking for only the AKC test? We can provide AKC Star Puppy, AKC Canine Good Citizen, Urban Canine Good Citizen and AKC Trick Dog.