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Our Positive R+ Enrichment Training Options

Positive Dog Training Near Greater St Louis to Wentzville areas.
Every level of training for your furry canine companion
Our approach is different because our dogs don’t speak like us! Let us help you learn how to meet their needs using enrichment activities.

BOARD & TRAIN

Immersive Training Program
15, 21, 30-day Options

Options

Positive Dog Training Fear and Force Free approach
(no use of Pinch, shock, Slip Leads)

Pricing
Board and Train

15 days – $1100.00
30 days – $2000.00

Pawsitive Creations

15 days – $1300.00
30 days – $2400.00
30+ days: $75.00 per added day

OWNER FOCUSED SESSIONS

1-hour Sessions

How it works!

All Ages, All Motivations

Training Duration: Tailored to Your Needs

Focus

We believe that every dog, regardless of age or motivation, can embark on a transformative journey of learning and growth. That’s why our training program is designed to be as versatile as your furry companion.

We prioritize positive R+ dog training methods with an emphasis on wellbeing. We firmly believe in creating a nurturing environment that fosters trust and strengthens the bond between you and your dog. Unlike some training approaches, we refrain from subjecting your dog to any form of shock, pinch, or slip lead. We understand that suppressing a dog’s instincts can exacerbate problems in the long run. Our focus is on building a positive and lasting connection that enhances your dog’s well-being and ensures a rewarding training experience for both of you.

Click here to learn more about our Positive Dog Training options and to determine which one is best suited for you and your canine companion!

What you’ll get

Single Option

  • 30-minute free Service Inquiry call or virtual
  • Individualized focused attention from trainer.
  • Remote or In-Person (must be within a 30-mile radius)
  • Click here to see our Map.
  • Plan to address focus of session.
  • Handouts to help implement a positive approach.


Package Options

  • 30-minute free Service Inquiry call or virtual
  • Requires consultation before proceeding. Remote or In-Person (must be within a 30-mile radius)
  • Individualized focused attention from trainer.
  • A Positive R+ Plan of Action to address problem behavior.
  • Handouts along with Additional Resources.
  • In-between follow-ups to assess progress.
  • 45-minute (2) maintenance sessions (6-pack & 12 pack only – saved for months after initial package completes) Note: some clients may need more sessions before a maintenance session is applicable.

Click here to learn more about the options and to determine which one is best suited for you and your canine companion!

Pricing
Consultation

**Required before package sessions start
90 min session – $185
(In-Person must be within a 30-mile radius)
Virtual or In Person

Individual Sessions

Single Option
60 min – $100
Package Options
Four “60 min” sessions – $450
(1 Consult $185.00+ 3 Follow-up $89)
Six “60 min sessions – $560
(1 Consult $185.00+ 5 Follow-up $75.)
Twelve “60 min sessions – $1080
(1 Consult $185.00+ 11 Follow-up $82)


positive dog training AKC Testing

HANDS-OFF IN-HOME TRAINING

New Service!
Mix of us doing the work & you reinforcing!
One difference – We come to you!

What is it?

Welcome to our Hands-Off In-Home training program, a tailored solution designed for busy families who may not have the time to engage in direct training with their dogs nor want to send their dog off to a board and train. Two options to suit your specific needs. With our program, we will visit your home three times a week, three sessions dedicated solely to your dog. With two options to choose from we can either focus directly on a problem behavior isolating a specific cue that needs the consistent repetitions and training or work on essential cues tailored to both you and your dog’s specific needs and preferences.

Choose either a tiered or isolated cues option that suits you. At the end of each week, you will receive an Owner Focused Session to go over the progress and information covered. This personalized approach ensures that your dog receives consistent and effective training, and you have the opportunity to stay informed and involved in the process. Let us bring the training expertise to your doorstep, making it convenient for you to nurture a well-behaved and happy canine companion. Click here to learn more.

Options

Isolated CuesChallenging Behavior

  • We come to you!
  • 30-minute Virtual breakdown (via zoom or google meet)
  • 9 – 30 Minute hands-off training sessions solely with your canine companion on a specific single behavior. (3-week Period)
  • Must be within a 22-mile radius of Chesterfield Mo.
  • 1-hour Owner Focused session at the end.
  • Video footage and Handouts to educate you during the process.


Tiered Training Paws

  • We come to you!
  • Requires a Planning Session before proceeding. Remote (Virtual via Zoom or Google Meet)
  • Location must be within a 22-mile radius of Chesterfield Mo.
  • Individualized focused attention from trainer.
  • 8, 16, 24 – 1-hour sessions solely focused on us training your canine companion. (2,4,6-week options)
  • 1-hour Owner focused Session each week to guide you through the process.
  • A Positive R+ Plan of Action to address problem behavior.
  • Video Footage & Handouts along with Additional Resources.

Click Here to learn more about the options and to determine which one is best suited for you and your canine companion!

Pricing
Cost
Package Options

Isolated Cues
10 – 30-min Lessons – $700.00

Tiered Training Options
8 – 1-hour lessons – $1200.00
16 – 1-hour lessons – $2240.00
24 – 1-hour lessons – $3120.00

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BEHAVIORAL

Maladaptive behaviors

Positive enrichment approach to dog Training
we don’t use pinch, shock, slip leads)

What we work with:
  • Dog to Dog Aggression
  • Dog to Human Aggression
  • Aggression towards food/toys/area
  • Stranger Danger Aggression
  • Intra household dog to dog
  • Non-Aggressive Reactive
  • nipping, jumping, biting
  • Aggression towards other animals
  • Challenges in introducing a new pet to the household
What we DON”T work with:
  • Separation Anxiety (talk to us to determine if this is what your dog is suffering from. If you believe it is Separation Anxiety, click here to find specialized expert help.
  • Severe Fear of their surroundings

We want to ensure your pet gets the right type of help. As we evaluate the L.E.G.S. Isolating the “S” (Self) it might be best to speak with your vet first to rule out any underlying medical issues that may be a root cause as this will be one of our main inquiries before proceeding with any positive training options.

Schedule a Services Inquiry today!

Pricing
Consultation

**Required before package sessions start
90 min session – $185
(In-Person must be within a 30-mile radius)
Virtual or In Person

Individual Sessions

Single Option
60 min – $100
Package Options
Four “60 min” sessions – $450
(1 Consult $185.00+ 3 Follow-up $89)
Six “60 min sessions – $560
(1 Consult $185.00+ 5 Follow-up $75.)
Twelve “60 min sessions – $1080
(1 Consult $185.00+ 11 Follow-up $82)

Board and Train

Call or use our contact option below to determine if your dog could utilize our B&T program.
We do not take in Severe aggressive dogs in our B&T.

Remember we use Positive fear free methods and will not use Shock, Pinch, or Slip Leads! Schedule a Services Inquiry today!

Positive dog training virtual sessions

VIRTUAL SESSIONS

Let’s put your dog’s feelings first!

Details

Location: Select the convenience of virtual sessions through Zoom or Google Meet, or opt for in-person training at a location of your choice. Enjoy the flexibility to choose the setting that best suits you and your pup’s needs.

Age: Suitable for dogs of any age.

Duration: 60-minute sessions

Focus

Recognizing that some dogs benefit from a respite from the external world and the pressures that can push them beyond their comfort zones, our virtual sessions provide a safe haven. Here, your dog can be their best self, and we tailor our approach to work at their pace. Start out virtual and shift to in-person! Together, we work with you to achieve your training goals.

At our core, we believe in prioritizing your dog’s well-being with a positive approach. We recognize that it’s unfair to subject our four-legged friends to undue stress in the name of learning. In our virtual sessions, we infuse scientific principles with holistic strategies., guided by the L.E.G.S. Model. This model explores the foundational elements that influence your dog’s behavior: Learning, Environment, Genetics, and Self. By understanding these elements, we can create a tailored behavior plan that meets your dog’s unique needs, helps you learn, and emphasizes their welfare in the process.

What is Taught?

Our virtual course spans a comprehensive spectrum of training, covering fundamental basics, advanced cues, and behavioral misunderstandings. Yet, we go beyond mere cue teaching. We dive deep into understanding your dog as an individual, enabling us to address their specific needs. It’s not just about training your dog; we aim to educate you. We provide resources and information to foster confidence in your role as a pet parent, ensuring a fulfilling and informed partnership.

Whether you’re seeking to reinforce basic training or work on advanced cues, our virtual sessions offer flexibility and adaptability to address your specific requirements. Through collaborative efforts, we aim to enhance your understanding of your dog’s behavior and needs, fostering a harmonious partnership built on trust and effective communication.

Click here to join us in this virtual journey of discovery and empowerment for both you and your beloved canine companion, all through the lens of L.E.G.S. with positive training!

ADDITIONAL SERVICES

New services!
Various Positive R+ Service Options:
Let’s meet you and your dog’s needs!

Potty Training Coaching Session

Location: Select the convenience of virtual sessions through Zoom or Google Meet, or opt for in-person training at a location of your choice (please note, this is not a board and train option). Enjoy the flexibility to choose the setting that best suits you and your pup’s needs.

Age: Suitable for dogs of any age.

Cost: $55.00 per 1-hour session

Duration: Each session is 1 hour, providing ample time for personalized attention and focused training.

What this entails: Craft a customized plan that incorporates enrichment activities and positive-based training methods to establish a structured potty routine for your pup. Our approach aims to foster a clear understanding of outdoor bathroom habits, promoting positive behavior and a happy, well-trained companion.

Enrichment Coaching Sessions

Location: Select the convenience of virtual sessions through Zoom or Google Meet, or opt for in-person training at a location of your choice (please note, this is not a board and train option). Enjoy the flexibility to choose the setting that best suits you and your pup’s needs.

Age: Suitable for dogs of any age.

Cost: $78.00 per 1-hour session

Duration: varies per package option

What this Entails:

You often hear about the importance of dog training, but is it truly the ultimate solution? Have you previously invested in training from another company, only to find yourself still encountering behavioral challenges? Embark on a special journey to create a personalized Enrichment Plan for your dog, aiming to enhance their overall well-being. Our unique program focuses on 14 essential areas tailored to address every aspect of your pet’s mental, emotional, and physical breed specific dynamics, viewed through the lens of L.E.G.S.

Together, let’s explore your dog’s diverse needs and work on a plan that aligns precisely with their individual characteristics. Investigate their daily surroundings to understand how it meets the specific requirements of their breed. Uncover subtle elements contributing to their freedom and enhance their influence within your home. Our approach goes beyond the surface, diving into the complexities of species-typical behavior and external needs.

Deepen your understanding of your furry friend’s unique character by ensuring that each of the 14 fundamental categories is met. Take note of behaviors like jumping on counters or excessive hyperactivity; these may signify missing elements. We’re here to assist in creating an environment that nurtures your pet’s mental, emotional, and physical well-being.

Throughout this enriching experience, cultivate awareness of your pet’s agency, consent, and the meaning behind their body language. Foster an environment where they can express their authentic selves without resorting to what we deem “destructive habits”. Our Enrichment Plan Building experience is more than a program— Our approach is a fusion of scientific principles and holistic strategies, empowering your dog with the comprehensive tools necessary for thriving mentally, physically, and emotionally.

Join us on this transformative adventure, creating a life for your beloved canine companion that’s not just healthy and safe but filled with genuine fulfillment. Your dog merits a path towards a harmonious blend of scientific principles and holistic strategies for well-being. Our Enrichment Plan Building experience marks the initial stride in realizing that vision.

Canine Coaching Clips

Location: Via snapchat or video upload service

Age: Any

Duration: varies per package option

Pricing: Coming soon

What this entails: Elevate your canine training experience with our Canine Coaching Clips – a personalized solution for swift and effective guidance. In just 3 minutes, you can capture and share specific training scenarios with our expert trainer, allowing us to provide tailored advice to propel your training progress.

Simply film a brief snippet of your training session or highlight a specific behavior you’re working on, and let us analyze and offer targeted insights. Whether you’re tackling foundation cues, addressing behavioral concerns, or refining advanced tricks, our Canine Coaching Clips service is designed to empower you with actionable tips and techniques.

Harness the convenience of quick, focused feedback, and watch as your training journey takes a leap forward. Experience the efficiency of personalized coaching at your fingertips, ensuring that you and your canine companion continue to thrive in your training endeavors. Send in your clips today and unlock the keys to a harmonious and successful training experience.

AKC/ APDT Testing
Training duration: Dependent on situation
Focus

C.L.A.S.S. H.S., B.A., M.A., PHD
AKC CGC, Community & Urban

Challenge your puppy or dog in the various skill tests designed by the Association of Professional Dog Trainers or the American Kennel Club. The Canine Life and Social Skills & Canine good citizen tests demonstrates your dog has manners in public settings.

AKC-CGC Canine Good Citizen

AKC-CGCU- Urban testing

AKC- CGCA -Community Canine (advanced version of cgc)

AKC-ATT- American Temperament Test. Perfect for evaluating your dog’s response to various environmental stimuli. Gauges how shy or confident your pup is. **Requires registration on AKC Events Page on AKC website or at an AKC Licensed member club.

Our Owner Focused sessions can help you teach your dog the necessary skills to pass these tests. Click here to learn more about the Owner Focused Sessions.

Pricing
Tests
AKC – CGC
Canine Good Citizen – $10
Canine Good Citizen Urban – $10
Canine Good Citizen Advanced – $19
APDT – C.L.A.S.S.
(Canine Life and Social Skills)
H.S. Level – $10
BS. Level – $10
M.A. – $10
PHD Level – $10

Not ready to test? check out our owner focused sessions to help you teach your dog the essential skills necessary to pass! A Positive Approach to dog training emphasizing L.E.G.S. and Enrichment.

Interested in learning more about our Positive Approach to Dog Training? Have questions about our services?

Other trainers may call this a consultation, our consultations are far more Indepth including a session.


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