We have something for everyone and every dog!

Don’t have a time to commit to a 6-week course? Want to brush up your skills? Interested in learning something new?
 
Good Dog is proud to offer Clinics as part of our training services. Clinics are a one-time group session and are based on specialty topics - sometimes with guest trainers!
 
Please check out our individual Clinics listings for further information and to register.

Check the calendar for updated class and service dates.





UPCOMING CLINIC START DATE(S): 
Saturday, December 30 @ 6:00PM


Recall Clinic

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you will sign up for an account with Good Dog

If you have already created an account, please call us at (604) 726-5666 to book one of our training services.

$65 + GST

Per Handler Team

$35 + GST

Spectator

Does your dog only come back when he/she feels like it?
Does your dog run off when you call? 
Does your dog come back to you 100% of the time when called? 

This two-hour program focuses on teaching you how to get your dog LOVING coming to you when called!  You will have time to practice our techniques with your dog around plenty of distraction to prepare you for real world situations.

Limit of 6 teams

Pre-requisites:

  • Sit-stay at 6 feet
  • No reactive dogs in class (register for spectator spot if your dog is reactive)

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UPCOMING Clinic START DATE(S):
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Tracking Through Drive

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you will sign up for an account with Good Dog

If you have already created an account, please call us at (604) 726-5666 to book one of our training services.

$125 + GST

Working Spots

$80 + GST

SPECTATOR

Do you want to teach your dog how to track?
Interested in tracking for fun or sport?
Want to learn a fun new sport to keep your dog mentally & physically active?

Tracking through drive is a great, natural way to exercise your dog while building a great working relationship!  Our tracking seminar is a great launching point for anyone interested in the sport of tracking, or for anyone looking to do something fun and creative with their dog. 

Working teams will need to bring along:

  • A crate for your dog (if it is too warm to keep them in your vehicle)
  • A 30 foot training lead
  • A harness for your dog
  • Water for your dog
  • Writing materials
  • Appropriate clothing and footwear (we will track rain or shine!)
  • A toy or treats

 Working spots are limited, register early to avoid disappointment.

Spectator sports are also available.

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UPCOMING Clinic START DATE(S):
SATURday, JULY 8th @ 9:00am


Dog Talk

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you can sign up or log in to your Good Dog account.

$70 + GST

SPECTATOR

Do you have a reactive dog that you can’t seem to understand?
Do you want to know if your dog’s play is friendly or appropriate?

Our Dog Talk clinic is designed to help bridge the communication gap between human and dog, creating the most effective training environment for your dog. 

In this 3 hour clinic, we will help you to learn:

  • What does friendly body language look like?
  • What are the signs you are missing that your dog is uncomfortable and/or stressed?  This will surprise you! 
  • When to interrupt dog-dog play
  • When is it safe to introduce your dog to other dogs

Spectator spots only.

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UPCOMING Clinic START DATE(S):                                                       Friday, June 16th, 2017


Dental Clinic

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you can sign up or log in to your Good Dog account.

$179 + GST

Clean teeth. Fresher breath. Healthier gums.

Join us for one of our very popular Anesthesia Free Dental Clinics with dental cleanings performed by the amazing team at K9 Gentle Dental.  These Anesthesia Free cleanings offer the following benefits:

  • Anesthesia Free Dental Clinic
  • Help with bad breath caused by tarter build up
  • Less expensive option for continued oral health
  • Avoid the risks that come with sedation
  • Help your dog's future health, as mouth disease in dogs is a major cause of other health issues that occur later in life.
  • All in about an hour!

www.k9gentledental.ca

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Exploring Rally-Obedience

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you will sign up for an account with Good Dog

If you have already created an account, please call us at (604) 726-5666 to book one of our training services.

$125 + GST

Working SPots

$80 + GST

SPECTATOR

Do you want something fun and exciting to try with your dog?
Do you want to challenge your dog’s obedience skills and strengthen your relationship?

This clinic is designed for people who want to explore the sport of Rally-O and for novice participants that want to practice their skills.  Rally-O is a dog sport based in obedience that is done on a course with various stations that require different skills from the dog-handler team.  This is a fun and positive activity to partake in with your dog, whether it be with your pet dog for fun, or with your dog to compete and earn titles! All breeds and mixed breeds welcome.

This Full Day Seminar will include:

  • 2 Hours of theory - you will learn what Rally Obedience is, how it works, and how to compete with you dog.
  • 1 Hour Lunch Break
  • 3 Hours of Practical time - You and your pooch will be practicing the foundations that you need to run a course with your dog and then we will be setting up a course and have you run with your dog! “

*No reactive dogs please - connect with us if you would like to book a private Rally Obedience session with your reactive dog .
**All dogs must be current on vaccines

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Be a Tree Program

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you can sign up or log in to your Good Dog account.

$10 + GST

PER Child

Dog bite prevention through education for school aged children.

Good Dog is proud to host Doggone Safe’s “Be a Tree” program.

The Be a Tree program is a dog bite prevention seminar program for children 4 - 10 years old.  This program focuses on fun and interactive activities to teach children how to read dog body language and how to act safely around their own dog and strange dogs.  Our licensed presenter, Jaime Kinna, leads this one hour presentation.

Your child will leave this presentation knowing what to do when approached by a strange dog, how to pet a new dog and how to spot a dog that does not want to be approached.  A must for any dog lover with little ones in their lives.

*Please note there will be no live dogs present during this program

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Dogs + Babies -
Relationship Foundations Clinic

For a listing of our latest clinics and to enrol your dog, please click the REGISTER button.

Note: This will take you to our customer portal site where you can sign up or log in to your Good Dog account.

$50 + GST

SPECTATOR
 (no dogs, one-time fee for family to attend)

Do you have a baby or a toddler?  Is there a baby on the way?  Train your dog NOW!

This 2-hour lecture will provide you with the foundations to get started off on the right paw with your new addition.  Integrating your baby with your dog properly is crucial to avoid serious (and very common) problems between your fur-baby and human-baby.  

Topics in this clinic include:

  • Keeping your child safe: preventing unsafe situations by understanding your dog’s cues
  • How to address problem behaviours that could potentially be dangerous (jumping up, hyperactivity, etc)
  • The importance of structure and routine in your family
  • Does your dog share nicely? Tips for making sure Fido doesn’t start to guard toys, beds and food around your baby.
  • How to guide your dog and child towards a positive and healthy relationship
  • Environmental management - teaching your dog to be comfortable in safe zones
  • Food talk - manners and boundaries surrounding feeding your baby
  • Q + A

After attending this clinic, there will be opportunities to sign up for further training to address issues that are specific to your family!

*This clinic is for grown-ups with children 0-4 years old (got a 4+ child?  See our Be a Tree Clinic designed specifically for kids!)
**Please no dogs
***Please no toddlers (we want you to be able to concentrate!)

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