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Washington, CT Dog Training Services

Providing In-home Dog Training or Board and Train Services

Your Washington Dog Trainer

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Our expert trainers at Wolfen1 are here to assist you in any training needs for dogs of all sizes, ages, and breeds. Our Washington trainers look forward to working with you and your dog, ultimately creating communication and trust between pet and owner.

With our multiple training options we are sure to find one suitable for your dogs needs, all of which will guarantee growth during their time spent with our loving and qualified trainers.

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“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 Washington, CT

So, you just added a sweet little furbaby to your family and might not know where to start, well, the best advice we give our clients is to train their pups as early as possible! The younger the better when it comes to basic commands. At a young age they will naturally follow in their owners footsteps making it much easier to form good behaviors.

Puppy training skills we train by:

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

Our Washington trainers and expert services provide you with everything you need to begin a happy and healthy relationship with your new dog!

Basic Dog Obedience Training

Our trainers begin their work using a positive reward approach to introduce basic commands and skills. By beginning your dog in this obedience training it will help carve a path of success for them when they begin more advanced skills.

Basic Commands: 

  • Sit down
  • Come
  • Shake
  • Stay

These commands are used on dogs who are a bit older than puppies, which is why we offer a separate program for owners with a new puppy in the family. We find that the best results happen when dogs are placed in the right training programs at the right time in their lives.

Advanced Dog Obedience Training

In our advanced obedience here at our Washington location we will teach your dog techniques that help cut distracting elements such as cars, people, and other animals. We expand their learning of basic commands and train them to listen and respect their owners.

Advanced Commands: 

  • Stop
  • Back Up
  • Give
  • Speak

Here at our Washington Wolfen1 location we help instill advanced skills and commands in your dog while teaching them techniques to help eliminate any nearby distractions.

Bad behavior can be easy to pick up, sometimes it happens due to an owners neglect or abuse, other times a dog simply may resist training attempts. We can help no matter what the case is, we have a convenient location in Washington, CT that will get your dog back on track.

There are numerous reasons that your furry family member may lack good behavior. We find that inadequate human and animal interactions, fear, and even improper exercise can lead to bad habits.

Some behavioral issues that can be fixed:

  • Agression
  • Fearfulness
  • Guarding
  • Seperation Anxiety

Get your dog the help and training they need with us here in Washington. Our trainers are ready to advance your dogs skill set and change their course of bad behavior by teaching which behaviors are appropriate and which are not.

Therapy dogs come in all sizes, ages, and breeds, but what they all have in common is their devotion and love for those around them. We help train dogs to become key companions for those in need and get them ready for interactions whether they’re at a hospital, school, or any other location.

Dogs with more energy and the inability to remain calm in varying locations are not the perfect fit to become a therapy dog. The most successful therapy dogs are calm, friendly, and can adapt to whatever location they may be in.

To have a successful therapy dog, your dog must:

  • Perfect basic and advanced obedience training
  • Love attention from others
  • Adhere to basic obedience commands like sit, come or leave it
  • Keep calm and still while visiting others  

Many people mistake therapy dogs for service dogs, the key difference is that service dogs are trained to support their sole owner, while therapy dogs are loved by multiple people in different environments. All therapy dogs must be healthy, friendly, and adaptable.

off leash training

Off Leash Dog Training

 

Whether you’re a hiker, runner, or want your dog to have freedom beyond a fence, we can properly train them to be off their leashes.

Your dog must have mastered our basic and advanced obedience training programs before attempting any off leash course. They will need the backbone of previous commands and skills in order to start their off leash training.

Our off leash training sessions here at our Washington location can help your dog remain safe and calm in any situation. Whether there are distractions around, or you find yourself separated from your dog for any reason, the skills they learn with us will instill a peace of mind for you, and obedience from them until you find each other again.

In-Kennel-Board-and-Training

We understand your busy schedule and that life sometimes gets hectic. Our Wolfen1 trainers at our Washington location are here to put your mind at ease and take away the stress of training.

Our trainers at our Washington kennel are professional, friendly, and ready to train your dog with our minimum 6 week course. Our trainers and owners are ready and excited to start your dogs training.

 Programs we follow:

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

When your dog goes through our behavior modification course they will then complete an obedience training programs that will support previously learned skills and allow them to turn to their owner for further instructions. During week 5 we introduce our owners to the program so they can learn skills and techniques with their dog. By integrating owners, trainers, and dogs we can make a combined effort at your dogs training.

Why Wolfen1 for Dog Training in Washington, CT?

Our loving trainers here at our Washington location are ready to help you and your dog at any stage in the training game. We offer a variety of programs that will assist you no matter what the situation is.

Our Washington trainers are here to help build love and trust between owner and dog. Wolfen1 is happy to assist you in any stage of training you might find yourself in, which is why we offer in-home training lessons as well for your convenience.

Call us today for more information or to sign up for a course at 203-788-6148

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