Train with Pawsitive Pooches

Pawsitive Pooches have built an outstanding reputation using only modern, reward based, non-punitive training methods. Our aim is to help you to build a positive and harmonious relationship with your canine companion. We are fully insured, CRB checked and have a canine first aid qualification. We provide a personal and friendly service tailored to meeting the needs of you and your dogs.

Training improves communication between you and your pet, strengthening the bonds of loyalty, obedience, and increasing the potential to introduce a well-loved member into your family for the rest of their life.

All our classes are taught in a relaxed and fun environment, ensuring that all temperaments of dogs are catered for. Find out more about our training approach HERE>

Group Classes

Bronze

£65

This sessions are follow on from Puppy School and are also perfect for dogs returning to training or rescue dogs.

Classes are limited to 8 dogs per class to ensure individual attention.
 

During the 6 week course your dog will learn how to:

> Phase in verbal praise cue when training

> Teach the dogs to focus on their handler regardless of distractions round them

> Teach control at door/gate ways

> Greeting strangers in a calm way, both walking and sitting

> Teach a “leave” cue

> Teach body awareness

 

We will continue training the dogs to:

> Walk on a loose lead with distractions

> Come back when called with lots of distractions

> Teach sit, stand and down from a voice cue

> Build up a Wait/Stay for 1 minute

 

There are also lots of fun and games included in the classes to ensure you have a very happy and contented pooch.

Silver

£65

Is a natural progression from the Bronze course and is suitable for dogs who have had attended some basic training classes.

Classes are limited to 8 dogs per class to ensure individual attention.
 

During the 6 week course your dog will learn how to:

> Send away

> Work away from their handlers from a voice cue and learn how to tackle obstacles from a voice cue

> How to work in a distracting environment whilst focussing on their handler

> Loose lead walking is proofed against the backdrop of natural distractions and the close proximity of other dogs

> Recall is proofed against lots of distractions

> Stay/wait is taught with no visual cue (while the handler has their backs to the dogs) for a minute

Gold 

£65

This is a natural progression from the Silver course and is suitable for dogs who have already attended some training classes.

Classes are limited to 8 dogs per class to ensure individual attention.

Most exercises are conducted off lead, although this is always in a safe and enclosed environment. 

 

During the 6 week course your dog will learn how to:

> Emergency stop

> Out of sight stay/wait for 1 minute

> Off lead walking

> We revisit the send away with lots of variations

> We build the recall from a stay and use obstacles such as fun jumps to recall your dogs over

> The leave cue is proofed and built up to be taught off lead

Satisfied Owners. Happier Pets.