Dog training classes in Canton, Baltimore City.
Every Dog Deserves an Education TM
Learn how to have a confident, well-mannered companion dog
for life. It all starts with
communicating in a way your dog understands. All classes taught
by an experienced, certified professional trainer. You’ll learn how to teach and motivate
your dog using the most powerful reward you can offer, your praise and
affection. In most
classes we incorporate basic agility equipment as a fun way to build your dog’s
Unless otherwise noted, classes are one hour and currently held indoors at Dogtopia of Canton, 2706 O’Donnell Street, Baltimore, MD 21224.
Contact Pauline here.
Our group pack walks are an excellent opportunity to expose your dog to
other dogs in a controlled environment. With practice they will learn
to walk politely on leash and remain calm around other dogs and people.
For dogs 5 months and older. FREE for dogs who have completed a
training course with Pauline. All others are welcome to join; please
make a donation to our rescue dog training fund.
Next Pack Walk is Saturday, May 5th - sign up here: Cinco de Mayo Pack Walk
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Intensive 4-week course for
puppies 8 to 18 weeks of age
Puppies should be healthy and have their first round of puppy vaccines - DHPP - to participate.
Our program will set you on the right path to a
successful relationship with your pup. Each week we’ll cover basic
problem solving, proper socialization, confidence building, and various
educational topics. You’ll learn about house training, crate training,
chewing, play biting, and how to prevent future problems such as resource
guarding and separation anxiety. [$119]
Next session begins June 6th and will run at a special time, from 7:00-8:00pm. Sign up here by June 4th.
6-week foundation course
for basic manners and obedience for dogs 5 months & up
This class helps you achieve good manners like not bolting out the front door, keeping 4 paws on the
floor and walking on a loose leash.
You’ll learn proper handling skills and basic obedience commands. [$189]
Special Summer Session on Saturdays @ 9:00am starting June 2nd. Sign up here by May 29th.
Small Dog Socials
Trainer-guided and supervised off-leash play group for small dogs under 25 pounds and at least 5 months of age. We are very excited to offer these socialization opportunities for small dogs. Small breed puppies who have completed our Puppy Preschool class may be allowed with prior approval by the trainer. [$10/session]
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Building Confidence through Agility
Is your dog shy?
Does your dog act stressed or fearful in new situations? Is your dog anxious or otherwise lacking in
confidence? This course is definitely
for you! This class will help
you gain the knowledge and skills you need to build your dog’s
- How to use
agility/utility equipment – it’s not about speed!
- Proper leash handling so
you can walk your dog with the confidence of a dog trainer.
- How to read the signs of
stress in your dog via their body language.
- What to do when your dog
freezes or panics and refuses to move.
- Management techniques to get you through stressful situations.
you want to be added to our mailing list for future classes, send an
email to Pauline - email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.