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There's much to see here. So, take your time, look around, and learn all there is to know about our group training classes. We hope you enjoy our site and take a moment to drop us a line.  Our classes follow the C.L.A.S.S. format- Canine Life and Social Skills.  

Coronovirus

After a long stay at home order, Governor DeWine has released the date that retail can resume again May 12th.  We will resume our training classes again starting on May 24th.  

Everyone must wear a mask to class and continue to practice social distancing.  The facility is sterilized with a virucide disinfectant daily. 

Our group Classes are the best!!

We encourage the Younger handlers

We encourage the Younger handlers

We encourage the Younger handlers

  Younger dog handlers are encouraged to participate in the C.L.A.S.S. program with their dogs. Junior students (12 to 17 years old) should have a parent or adult mentor present during class.   

C.L.A.S.S.

We encourage the Younger handlers

We encourage the Younger handlers

Association of Pet Dog Trainers'

Canine Life and Social Skills course.  Teaching you not only obedience skill but social skills that your dog needs to know in life to be a better dog. 

Not a lecture class

We encourage the Younger handlers

Work you way up the skill levels

Here at Talk Dog Toledo, we do not lecture you.  This is a class that involves a lot of movement and involvement from our students.  We want you participating with your dog in the activities.

Work you way up the skill levels

Work you way up the skill levels

Work you way up the skill levels

We offer you different class levels so that you can work your dog up the skill levels to earn a PhD with your dog or learn to be a Therapy Dog.  

incorporating games

Work you way up the skill levels

incorporating games

Talk Dog Toledo incorporates games into learning to make class fun for the dogs and the humans.  

Small Classes

Work you way up the skill levels

incorporating games

Small classes to be able to get some personalized time with trainer.  Cheryl is always available after class  or during the week between classes for questions.

Group Dog Training Classes

H.S. Curriculum Puppy Beginner level

M.A. CURRICULUM Intermediate LEVEL

H.S. Curriculum Puppy Beginner level

Puppy class. www.talkdogtoledo.com

NEW DATE 

Duration: 6 weeks

Fee: $175 per dog 


 class starts-May 24th - FULL!!

Time:   12pm to 1 pm


Next Puppy Class Starts June 9th 

Time 6pm - 7pm


For puppies ages 12 weeks to 30 weeks (small breed puppies are up to 35 weeks).  Must be up to date with age appropriate vaccines.  

Must have three puppies to have class.

Maximum of 6 puppies until social distancing is lifted.


C.L.A.S.S.

Canine Life and Social Skills course


Canine Life and Social Skills course outline covers:


Sit and Down

Come and Collar Grab

Off Leash Heel

Basic Stay

Confidence Course

Name Game

Comfort around Food Bowl 

Meeting Strangers

Body Handling

and socializing




If you want to join the best puppy class around get signed up today!!!



B.A. Curriculum Basic Level

M.A. CURRICULUM Intermediate LEVEL

H.S. Curriculum Puppy Beginner level

obedience class  www.talkdogtoledo.com

 NEW DATE 

 Duration: 6 weeks

 Fee: $175 per dog 


class starts-May 24th- FULL

Time: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm


Next BA Class Starting June 9th

Time 7:30pm - 8:30pm


 Maximum of 6 dogs  until social distancing is lifted.  Must be up to date  with vaccines and flea treatments. 

  

C.L.A.S.S.

Canine Life and Social Skills course


 Canine Life and Social Skills course outline covers: 


Wait at the Door

Come & Leashing up Manners

Loose-Leash Walking & Attention

Meet and Greet

Leave It

Wait for the Food Bowl

Stay

Settle

Give and Take



 

M.A. CURRICULUM Intermediate LEVEL

M.A. CURRICULUM Intermediate LEVEL

M.A. CURRICULUM Intermediate LEVEL

obedience class with Natalie and Abby www.talkdogtoledo.com

NEW DATE 

Duration: 6 weeks 

Fee: $175 per dog


 Next class starts: TBA


Maximum of 6 dogs  until social distancing is lifted.  Must be up to date with vaccines and flea treatments.

 

C.L.A.S.S.

Canine Life and Social Skills course



Canine Life and Social Skills course outline covers: 

Wait in the Car

Calmly Pass by other Dogs

Wait at the Door with Distraction

Come & Leashing-up Manners with Distraction

Sit, Down & Stand

Body Handling

Loose Leash Walking & Leave it

Stay with Distraction and Distance

Out of Sight, Out of Mind (with hand targeting)


 Prerequisite: BA Curriculum or evaluation  



Several types of dog are unsuitable for group classes (home training would be a better choice):
• Barking dogs are too disruptive in class and require and individual behavior consultation to teach "Woof and Shush" - require at least 1 private training class prior 
• Dog-human  and Dog-dog aggressive dogs are too disruptive and potential dangerous  in class and require behavioral home training with our dog trainer 

PhD. CURRICULUM Advanced LEVEL

PhD. CURRICULUM Advanced LEVEL

M.A. CURRICULUM Intermediate LEVEL

Adult Advanced www.talkdogtoledo.com


 Next class starts-TBA

Time:  

 Duration: 6 weeks

 Fee. $175 per dog
Maximum of 6 dogs  until social distancing is lifted.  

 

C.L.A.S.S.

Canine Life and Social Skills course



Canine Life and Social Skills course outline covers: 


Advanced Loose-Leash Walking

Back Up

Advanced Stay

Advanced Come & Leashing-up Manners 

Meet and Greet with Body Handling

Attention During High Distraction

Table Manners

Do you really know SIT?? 







Prerequisite: MA. Curriculum or evaluation
Ages: 7 months and older

Vaccines: must be fully vaccinated and 

on flea preventative




















 

 Several types of dog are unsuitable for group classes (home training would be a better choice):

 • Barking dogs are too disruptive in class and require and individual behavior consultation to teach "Woof and Shush" - require at least 1 private training class prior 

 • Dog-human  and Dog-dog aggressive dogs are too disruptive and potential dangerous  in class and require behavioral home training with our dog trainer 










Canine Good Citizens Class

PhD. CURRICULUM Advanced LEVEL

Canine Good Citizens Class

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  Next class starts-May 24th- a few spots open

Duration: 7 weeks
Prerequisite: Needs to have basic obedience skills before taking class
Fee. $200 per dog
Time: 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Vaccines: must be fully vaccinated and 

on flea preventative
Maximum of 6 dogs  until social distancing is lifted.  

This class is focused on having the dogs that have pass the Canine Good Citizen test.

This class covers the 10 items that a dog will need to know to pass the CGC test.

This course will cover the AKC Canine Good Citizen Test curriculum:

1-Accepting a Friendly Stranger
2-Sitting Politely for petting
3-Appearance and Grooming
4-Walking on a Loose Leash
5-Walking Through a Crowd
6-Sit and Down/ Stay
7-Coming When Called
8-Reaction to another Dog
9-Reaction to Distractions
10-Supervised Separation


Test will be given the last day of class.




















 

Several types of dog are unsuitable for group classes (home training would be a better choice):

• Barking dogs are too disruptive in class and require and individual behavior consultation to teach "Woof and Shush" - require at least 1 private training class prior 

• Dog-human  and Dog-dog aggressive dogs are too disruptive and potential dangerous in class and require behavioral home training with our dog trainer

Community Canine Class

PhD. CURRICULUM Advanced LEVEL

Canine Good Citizens Class

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Class starts in TBA
Duration: 6 weeks
Prerequisite: Need to have a CGC title first
Fee.  6 classes $175
Time:- classes last about an hour 

The first class will be held in Woodville at our facility and then all subsequent classes will be out in the community at dog friendly stores and parks in Perrysburg & Rossford.  Class schedule will be handed out at first class.

Vaccines: must be fully vaccinated and on flea preventative
Maximum of 6 dogs  until social distancing is lifted.   

 

  

Dogs must pass all 10 items of the test to receive the CGCA title.

  

  1. Dog stands, sits or lies down      and waits under control 
  2. Walks on a loose leash in a      natural situation (not in a ring) — does not pull. (left turn, right turn, stop, and fast and slow pace)
  3. Walks on loose leash through a      crowd:
  4. Dog walks past distraction dogs      present; does not pull.
  5. Sit — stay in small group (3      other people with dogs).
  6. Dog allows person who is      carrying something (backpack, computer bag, etc.) to approach and pet it.
  7. “Leave it.” Dog walks by food      and follows owner instructions, “Leave it.”
  8. Down or sit stay — distance      (owner’s choice).
  9. Recall with distractions      present (coming when called). Handler goes out 20–ft. **(off center) and      calls dog.
  10. Dog will sit or stand stay (owner’s choice) while owner enters/exits a doorway or narrow      passageway. Owner calls dog through door when ready. 



This class is focused on dogs that have passed the Canine Good Citizen test before.   In order to get the title from AKC, you must have requested the option to keep your title on record with them under your AKC number.   If not, you can still take the test, there just wont be a title involved.

The class will be held around the community in order to practice skills around other dogs and people with lots of distractions.  

therapy dog class

Private Group Classes

Private Group Classes

Therapy Dog www.talkdogtoledo.com

 

$200 for a 7 weeks class


Class starts- will not be able to start until probably summer or later due to corona virus


  Must have at least 3 people interested to have class- SIGN UP TODAY!!
Ages: dogs over 1 yr., must have owned dog for at least 6 months

Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Vaccines-must be current on Rabies, have proof of a negative fecal and physical exam  within the last 12 months and on flea preventative

First 4 classes are in Woodville  then the last three are visiting locations in Perrysburg or Pemberville

Prerequisite: Must have Canine Good Citizen title within the last 2 years

Background check required before visits can be made (additional charge)

Skills taught:
Animal passed to 3 strangers (small dog)
Animal placed on lap or table (small dog)
Reaction to neutral dog
Overall examination
Clumsy petting
Restraining hug
Staggering and Gesturing
Angry Yelling
Bumped from behind
Crowded petting by several people
Different distractions around room when walking

getting used to medical equipment
Refresher skills:
Accepting a friendly stranger
Accepting petting
Out for a walk
Walk through a crowd
Reaction to distractions
Sit/Leave it

This class covers the essential skills needed for both the owner and the dog to make Therapy visits.  

Taking this class does not guarantee your acceptance into a therapy dog program.  You must pass their test and observation visits before you can be registered as an official therapy dog team.

Private Group Classes

Private Group Classes

Private Group Classes

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 Do you know a group of dog lovers wanting to do some training?  How about a civic group or rescue group wanting to do some training? Talk Dog Toledo offers private group classes for you.  We can meet at your location or facility in Woodville, OH.  We can set up a time during the day or evenings.  Get your friends together for a fun filled dog training class.  The group should be a minimum of 4 dogs; max number would depend on venue for training.  Call for more details.   

Trick Dog Class

Private Group Classes

Trick Dog Class

Do More With Your Dog!! www.talkdogtoledo.com


TRICK CLASS

 

Next class starts-TBA

Time 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm 

Duration: 6 weeks

Fee. $175 per dog

Looking for something to do with your dog?  This class is just what you are looking for.  Cheryl is a Do More With Your Dog certified Trick Trainer.  She will teach you how to have fun with your dog while teaching them tricks.  This will be a  six week class where you learn how to do different tricks with your dog.    Props will be available to use while in class.  

Dogs in this class must be good with other dogs, there are times when the dogs may be off leash for certain tricks. 




* No aggressive dogs are permitted in any group classes only private lessons.

Trick Dog Class