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Redding, CT Dog Training Services

Providing In-home Dog Training or Board and Train Services

Your Redding Dog Trainer

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The experts at Wolfen1 provide premier dog and puppy training to the Redding, CT area. Our certified trainer, Sharron Lang, oversees all of the operations, so you can rest easy that your dog is in expert hands. When she started Wolfen1, her dream was to bridge the communication gap between dogs and their owners.

Our variety of training services have been proven effective after years of implementation. These programs are versatile enough to be used across a variety of dogs.


“Thank you Sharron Lang of Wolfen1 Dog Training for getting us started! Our dogs have gained so much confidence in new situations!”

Dog Training Programs We Offer In Redding , CT


Congratulations on the newest addition to your Redding family! Do you know what the best first step is? Ensuring they have been enrolled as early as possible into puppy training. With dogs naturally seeking our a leader for guidance, the biggest mistake new dog owners make is not setting their dog up for success by starting training.

Puppy training skillsets we follow:

  • Obedience training
  • Name recognition
  • Introduction to leashes, collars and road safety

Our Redding puppy training program will help both you and your puppy start off on the right foot.


Basic Dog Obedience Training

We use a positive reward method that gives your dog the basic set of commands and obedience they need to prepare for more advanced learning.

Basic Commands: 

  • Sit down
  • Come
  • Shake
  • Stay

Meant for adult and more developed dogs, don’t be discouraged if you have a puppy. Wolfen1 has a special Redding puppy training program to meet their special needs.


Advanced Dog Obedience Training

Our advanced obedience classes take your dogs’ training to the next level by giving them the skills they need to now be able to avoid outside distraction and focus on their leader.

Advanced Commands: 

  • Stop
  • Back Up
  • Give
  • Speak 

This training program is meant to build off the basic training program. You will now be able to give your dog more advanced commands while they are able to ignore outside distractions such as cars, other people, and other animals.


Dogs can pick up on bad behavior easily. This can be caused by a variety of reasons such as neglect or resistance to training, but with proper training in Redding, CT, these behaviors can be reversed.

Bad behavior stems from multiple factors such as fear, lack of socialization or even not enough exercise.

Some behavioral signs that can be changed:

  • Aggression
  • Fearfulness
  • Guarding
  • Separation Anxiety

Take control of the situation by enrolling your dog into training in Redding. These one-on-one training sessions with our Wolfen1 trainer can teach your dog what is and is not considered acceptable behavior.


Therapy dogs provide a much-needed companionship to people that may not receive it elsewhere. You may see therapy dogs in places like nursing homes, hospitals, schools, or retirement homes. Any type of dog can be a therapy dog, as long as they meet certain personality and obedience requirements,

Dogs that want to be therapy dogs are typically gentle and are able to remain calm and sit still, as well as be introduced to new people and touched easily.

In order to become a therapy dog, your dog must:

  • Complete basic and advanced obedience training
  • Enjoy meeting new people
  • Follow basic obedience commands like sit, come or leave it
  • Remain calm and still during visits  

While therapy dogs are often confused with service dogs, there is a distinct difference. While a service dog is dedicated to one person with a specific need, therapy dogs are constantly meeting new people seeking friendly companionship. An ideal therapy dog will be in good health, have proper social skills and be comfortable being touched.

Dog off leash training

Off Leash Dog Training


If you are an active dog owner, you may want to be able to have your dog run off their leash while hiking or going to the beach. An off-leash training course may be beneficial.

Off-leash training should only be considered if your dog has already successfully passed the basic and advanced training course.

Implementing off leash training in Redding will give you and your dog more freedom as well as peace of mind that will be focused on your for guidance and leadership.


It may be hard to find the time to train your dog with a busy schedule, or your dog may need extensive training. Wolfen1 has the solution.

Our minimum 6-week training program in New Milford at the Mine Hill Kennel will offer safe, effective and extensive training for your dog. Whether it is basic training or advanced obedience training, the experts at Mine hill Kennel will give your dog the best in care and training.  

Programs we follow:

  • Attention Getters
  • Sit Methods
  • Down Methods
  • Heel & Come
  • Climb 
  • Place

The behavior modification training will give your dog obedience training with a positive reinforcement method that will have them look to their owner for guidance. At week 5, it’ll be your turn to implement these new skills with your dog and establish yourself as their leader.

Why Wolfen1 for Dog Training in Redding, CT?

Our years of experience at Wolfen1 gives us the ability to teach dogs of all abilities and skill levels. We accept all dogs of all sizes and breeds, and our training program has proven effective methods.

We want to help you improve your relationship with your dog. It’s why Wolfen1 exists today and we are proud to be your go-to Redding, CT dog trainer. We also offer in-house training sessions for privacy and comfort.

Call us today to get started: 203-788-6148

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