Basic Manners

4-week program

Suitable for all dogs aged 6 months & up

Alpine Dogs Basic Manners program is designed to teach you and your dog basic obedience skills with a focus on applying these skills to everyday life situations. Have a dog that loves other dogs and people but can’t focus or listen in distracting situations? This is the program for you! We will work together on behaviours such as leash walking, recall, impulse control and focus as well as teach your dog a few new party tricks!


All you need to know

What we’ll cover in this program:
  • Sit & Down on Verbal Cue
  • Touch
  • Name Game
  • Loose Leash Walking
  • Leave It
  • Recall
  • Stay
  • Go to Mat
  • Impulse Control Games
  • Dogs must be older than 6 months to attend
  • All dogs must be comfortable around dogs & people
  • Maximum of 2 people per dog can attend class
  • Mandatory for all attendees to wear a mask & provide proof of Covid 19 vaccination
You will need to bring the following items to each class:
  • Mask
  • Vaccine Passport
  • Your dog wearing a harness and/or a nylon collar (no chain collars please) as well as a regular nylon leash (no retractable leashes please).
  • Sandwich bag full of high value food rewards. Great options include chicken, roast beef, cheese (a mixture is best).
  • Treat pouch or fanny pack for hands-free training
  • Chew sticks (bully sticks) or frozen kong to keep your dog occupied for portions of class where we are not working with them
  • Bed or mat for your dog
  • Water bowl & water
Cancellation Policy:

We require 48 hours notice to withdraw enrollment in a class. Class registrations are non-refundable. When appropriate, we can offer a credit transfer to one of our other services that must be used within 60 days of purchase.


Upcoming Classes

April Sessions//Whistler

When: April 7 | April 14 | April 21 | April 28

Where: Myrtle Phillips Community School, 6195 Lorimer Rd
Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Instructor: Saundra


Still have more questions?

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