Spring and Summer Classes at QK

Beginning April 22nd and running into late summer:

Mondays: 4:00 to 5:30 pm walk in Puppy Class.

This class is strictly for pups 2 months up to 1 year and will focus on Patience Chain Training, Manners, Leash Obedience and Socialization.  Vaccines and Wonderlead Leash required. $25/dog and handler team, $15 additional dog with the same handler. Observers are $10.

Mondays: 6:00 to 7:30 pm walk in Intermediate to Advanced Obedience

This class is for current clients who have worked with us and have a FOUNDATION of Obedience with their dog using the Wonderlead and or E collar. Class will focus on transition from leash to e collar, high-level obedience for family pet, hunting or competition dogs, off leash work in a pack environment, fetch training, patience and steadiness training. $25/dog handler team, $15 additional dog with the same handler. Observers are $10.

Wednesday, April 24th Dog Seminar: Introduction to Handling

This class will explain handling in the field, specifically hand signal work for duck searches and blind retrieves for Pointing Dogs and Retrievers.  This is a lecture and demonstration only, no handlers with dogs. We will cover fetch to a pile, T and double T, and Pattern Blinds. $30/person.  Class will begin at 5:30, run until done or dark!

Wednesdays: Dog Handling 6 Week Course

May 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th and June 5th.  Makeup class June 6th.

Handlers should have attended the Dog Seminar: Intro to Handling. Dogs MUST be fetch trained and e collar fetch trained, they must enjoy retrieving bumpers and return to a heel position with bumper. EIGHT dog/handler teams maximum. Six-week course $240 (must pre-pay to enroll) Observers $10/class walk in.  Start at 5:30 pm, run until done.

Wednesdays: Swim By Class (Handling in the water) 6 week Course

Proposed dates June 12th, 19th, 26th, July 3rd, July 10th, 17th (subject to change) Start at 5:30, run until done.

Handlers must have gone through the Dog Handling Class on land. This class teaches dogs how to take handles signals in the water as well as a proper Foundation for Duck Search work by teaching dogs to get in the water and stay in the water when commanded. Six Week Class $300 (Must pre-pay to enroll)

Puppy and Dog Talk Seminar Lecture and Hands-on Training with demonstrations, Q & A, and information about proper dog care, exercise, patience, manners, obedience and behavioral training. From puppy needs to active young dogs, older dogs and problem dogs, they all need a job, they need structure, and the need to keep physically and mentally active in order to be happy and stable. “A TIRED, TRAINED DOG IS A HAPPY DOG!” This is HIGHLY recommended to handle your dog or come observe BEFORE any QK Boot Camp or Training Program!

May 5th 10 am to 2 pm. $120/dog handler team. Observers $50/person. Children $25 ages 8 to 16. This is a lecture series with demonstrations and demo dogs only. Maximum 10 dog/handler team.

June 2nd, July 7th, August 18th Tentative repeat Dates for Puppy and Dog Talk Seminar Lecture and Hands-on Training.