Residential Dog Obedience Training Courses at Four Paws Hotel
The complete package: 3 weeks of Residential Dog Training PLUS FIVE 1 hour "training the handler" sessions included in the price.
The Residential Dog Training course also includes a WHIZZCLICK, DVD, Clicker Train Your Dog and two books, Ready Steady Click and the RSC Workbook by Clicker training expert Stephen G King APDT member 120.
This dog training programme is ideal for:
What dog training exercises do you get?
Three weeks of intensive dog training to your requirements
Set standard exercises to train your dog
The owners are asked to complete comprehensive dog behaviour and diet questionnaires in order to collect important information about the history, lifestyle and any problematic behaviour, a series of basic set standard exercises are taught to build the foundation from which to target specific areas of importance as outlined by the dog's owners.
The exercises include:
The dog training school operates seven days a week, 12 months of the year. Dogs are exercised and/or trained on a daily basis in accordance to their individual needs; therefore sessions may be as short or long and held as often as required with the understanding that flexibility is a key building block to effective training that said we will make sure that there is no compromise to the dog's health and happiness. Extra grooming and pampering options are available upon request, including a menu of activities to keep your dog stimulated.
Course Requirements and Assessment
The Complete Training Package is open to all dogs over the age of 13 weeks. All dogs require proof of inoculation.
Should the Trainer feel that the dog would not benefit from the programme following their Assessment; the owner will have the option of extending the course requirements to meet the set standard.
School Report After The First Week of Training
All dogs are allocated one Trainer for the duration of the course. Within the first seven days of the course, the Trainer will schedule a telephone call to assess with the owner to discuss the dog’s performance to date, the behaviour questionnaire, Trainer assessment, expectations of the course, methods used and the owner responsibility at course conclusion.
Dog owners will receive regular training reports by email or customers are able to contact the trainer by mobile phone during office hours throughout the course.
Demonstration and 1 hour Training Session.
The dog demonstration is scheduled on the final day of the course, where the dog's Trainer presents all the obedience exercises learned throughout the training.
Dog Handler Tuition
The "training the handler" tuition takes place following the demonstration. This is where the Trainer works hands-on with the dog owner and the trained dog. Practical training, behaviour management, motivational tools and other equipment are reviewed and discussed to ensure the owner is completely comfortable and confident to assume the role as dog handler.
Handler Training Sessions
Will be booked in advance when booking the dog into the training centre.
Follow-up / Aftercare
After the 5 one hour "training the handler" sessions have been completed. It is suggested that a follow up session should be scheduled approximately two months after the completion of the course conclusion to make sure the behaviours trained is on target and to practise and fine tune any problematic areas. Further follow-up sessions will be scheduled as needed at a small extra cost.
Residential Dog Training Pricing
The cost of our 3 week residential dog training course £695.00 + VAT These charges include training, owner tuition and 5 "training the handler" follow-up sessions.
A £100 deposit is required to secure your booking, with the balance due at the start of training. Once confirmed, deposits become non-refundable, but confirmed course dates may be changed without penalty if necessary subject to agreement.
20% Discount is available for OFF PEAK PERIODS.
The package includes:
A menu of extra activities can be arranged to suit the customer and dog needs.