Highland Canine Training is offering a variety of group class dog training. We offer Basic, Advanced, Puppy and many other group classes. Our group class dog training is a great way to socialize your dog with new people and other dogs. These courses are held weekly and last for about an hour. Our group classes run for six consecutive weeks from the date that they begin unless otherwise indicated.
AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Class $129
The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy is an exciting new program designed to get dog owners and their puppies off to a good start. The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program is an incentive program for loving dog owners who are willing to take the time to take their puppies through a basic training class. This class is an excellent way to start your puppy off on the right foot. The focus of the class is socialization, training the basic commands, proper play, proper exercise, and owner responsibility. Each student will receive a S.T.A.R. Puppy handbook and be eligible to receive a S.T.A.R. Puppy certificate, medal, and other valuable offers upon the completion of class. The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy is a 7 week course. To check for upcoming puppy classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Basic Obedience Group Class $129
Our most popular group class offering, this course is a great place for many dogs and owners to start. This six-week class teaches dogs and owners on-leash skills such as sit, down, stay, come, heel, and place. This class is also designed to help owners deal with problems such as pulling on the leash, jumping on people, etc. This class is also a great forum for socializing your dog with new environments, new people, and dogs. To check for upcoming basic dog training classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Advanced Obedience Group Class $129
This class instructs dogs and owners on off-leash methods for teaching commands such as sit, down, stay, come, heel, and place. This class is designed for dogs that have already completed our basic training class or an equivalent course. Our advanced obedience class is a great way to polish up previously learned skills in addition to learning new ones. This course is also a great way to continue socializing your dog with new people and other dogs. Our off leash class lasts for seven weeks. To check for advanced dog training classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Therapy Dog Group Class $199
Therapy Dog Class teaches dogs and owners the fundamentals of therapy dog work. Dogs and owners wishing to attend this class must have previously completed a basic obedience class or an equivalent class. This course includes teaching the skills and proper environmental training that is required for therapy dogs. This course is great if you are looking into doing therapy work in schools, nursing homes, and hospitals. Many of our previous graduates are already involved in these types of exciting and fulfilling programs. To check for upcoming therapy dog group classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
K9 Scent Work Group Class $159
Have a dog with a good nose? Our K9 scent work class is a great way to teach your dog to use their nose to find odors including Anise, Clove, and Birch. K9 scent work is gaining in popularity and dog owners everywhere are getting involved. This class teaches the fundamentals of scent work for those interested in learning for competition or for fun. Our class teaches everything from imprinting the odors to the final indication. To check for upcoming scent work classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Clicker Foundation Group Class $99
Our Clicker Foundation Group Class is one of our core classes and is a prerequisite for a number of our other advanced classes. This class provides the foundation of understanding and applying a clicker as a form of operant conditioning to better communicate with your dog. This class teaches you the techniques and core fundamentals that you will need to successfully us the clicker to shape and build complex behaviors. Our Clicker Foundation Group Class is required in order to attend our Dog Tricks Class, Agility for Fun Class, Treibball Class, and Rally-Obedience classes. To check for upcoming clicker foundation training classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Agility for Fun Class Group Class $149
This class is a great way for owners to teach their dog confidence, as well as some exciting new skills. Our agility for fun class teaches ground work and fundamentals to complete a variety of obstacles and jumps such as weave poles, pause tables, tire jumps, triple jumps, and more! Our Clicker Foundation group class is a prerequisite for this course. To check for upcoming dog agility classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Dog Tricks Group Class Dog Training $129
This class is perfect for owners that want to teach their dogs tricks. This class teaches tricks such as, roll-over, spin, shake, picking up items, etc. This course is great for challenging dogs mentally as well as physically. This course is a great addition to our basic obedience, advanced obedience, agility, or even therapy dog classes. Our Clicker Foundation group class is a prerequisite for this course. To check for upcoming dog tricks classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Treibball Group Class $149
A great class for active dogs, Treibball for Dogs is a European dog sport that has become popular throughout the US. This class teaches the fundamentals of Treibball, where dogs push balls either to their handler or into a net and learn behaviors and techniques that are used by herding dogs. Our Treibball class is a great way to gain valuable mental stimulation as well as physical activity for your dog. Our Clicker Foundation group class is a prerequisite for this course. To check for upcoming Treibball group classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Rally Obedience Group Class $129
Rally Obedience or Rally-O, is a competition obedience dog sport that is quickly growing in popularity across the US. Many owners are training their dogs for rally obedience for either competition or to simply encourage a greater bond with their dog. Our Rally-O group class teaches you all the fundamentals that you need to begin working with your dog in the exciting sport of Rally Obedience. Our Clicker Foundation group class is a prerequisite for this course. To check for upcoming Rally Obedience group classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Canine Rehab Group Class $199
Our Canine Rehab Group Class is designed to help dog owners resolve problem behaviors with their dogs. This group class addresses issues such as aggression, phobias, biting, fighting, dominance, and disobedient behaviors. Class sizes are smaller than average to ensure that owners get more one-on-one instruction. This class is designed to provide you with proven techniques and methods for rehabilitating problematic dog behaviors. Like all of our other group classes, our Canine Rehab Group Class accepts all dogs, regardless of breed, size, or age. To check for upcoming Canine Rehab group classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Introduction to Herding Class $229
This is a 6 week class that teaches the fundamentals of herding. The course is only offered at our Harmony, NC location. This course is great for owners of pastoral breeds that want to challenge their dogs and provide some physical activity as well as mental stimulation. This class teaches control around the stock, as well as basic commands and directional control. Dogs and owners wishing to attend this class must have previously completed an advanced obedience class or an equivalent. To check for upcoming dog herding classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
Tracking for Fun Group Class $149
This class teaches the basics of tracking, odor theory, and basic principles of training tracking and trailing dogs. This course is a great primer for those that are interested in competition tracking, AKC tracking, or just getting their dogs out to have fun. There are no prerequisites for this course. Equipment is not included. To check for upcoming tracking for fun classes in your area, check out our dog training calendar.
We offer training for all breeds and all age groups. Our training is Veterinarian Recommended and we offer a Complete Satisfaction Guarantee! We gladly accept major credit / debit cards.