DOG UNIVERSITY WHERE DOGS & OWNERS GO TO SCHOOL
Group Dog Training Classes in Northern Virginia
The Benefits of Group Dog Training Classes
Group dog training classes offer a range of advantages for both dogs and owners. By participating in a group setting, your dog has the opportunity to socialize with other dogs, learn appropriate behavior, and develop vital social skills. Group classes also allow you to observe and learn from the experiences of other dog owners, creating a supportive community and fostering a sense of camaraderie among participants.
Skill Development through Distractions
In a group setting, dogs are exposed to various distractions, such as other dogs, different scents, and unfamiliar environments. This exposure helps them learn to focus and respond to commands amidst distractions, making their training more effective and applicable to real-life situations. Our skilled trainers guide you and your dog through exercises that progressively challenge their abilities, ensuring steady growth and skill development.
Proper socialization is crucial for dogs to become well-rounded and confident companions. Group training classes provide a controlled and supervised environment where dogs can interact with others in a safe and structured manner. This positive socialization experience promotes better behavior and reduces the likelihood of fear, aggression, or anxiety in social situations.
Dog University Group Training System
Canine Good Citizen Training in Northern Virginia
What is the Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program?
The Canine Good Citizen program, established by the American Kennel Club (AKC), sets a standard for well-behaved dogs in our communities. The CGC certification demonstrates that your dog has undergone training to exhibit good manners and obedience in various real-life situations. This certification serves as a testament to your dog's temperament, behavior, and social skills, making it a valuable achievement for both you and your furry companion.
Tailored Training Approach for CGC Success
Our CGC training program follows a tailored approach that addresses the specific requirements of the Canine Good Citizen test. We focus on honing the essential skills and behaviors necessary to pass each component of the test with confidence. From basic obedience commands to advanced socialization techniques, our program covers all aspects of the CGC assessment, ensuring that you and your dog are well-prepared for success.
How much does Group Dog Training cost in Northern Virginia?
Our group training classes are for 4 weeks and cost $180 per dog. Only one dog per handler, please! (must be 18 years of age or older).
We will cover these 3 parts of obedience
- Basic Obedience
- Intermediate Obedience
- Advanced Obedience
Our Happy Dogs & Owners
Group Dog Training Since 2010
We look forward to helping you and your dog with your group dog training. Schedule a consultation online or give us a call at (703)-759-3648. We are located in Vienna, VA, and serve dogs and owners from Loudoun County, Fairfax County, Arlington County, and the surrounding Northern Virginia area. Be sure to also ask about our Doggy Daycare and Boarding School for ongoing training and fun for your dog.