Training With Respect & Understanding
Our
Furry
Friends
Cherie Maitland and Alan St. Andrew offer these positive, active
Want a Board & Train type program, though don't want to
send your dog away?

Check out our daytime
JUMP START PROGRAM!
Want extra attention & to
be clearer for your dog?
your dog will listen to your
commands - check out our
small group classes &
private lessons. Our
classes average about 3
dogs & our max is 4 or 5.
484 Pleasant Valley Rd, Ste 2
Diamond Springs, CA
Across Street From Firehouse
530-622-PUPS (7877)
OBEDIENCE
CLASSES:
Diamond Springs Training Center
484 Pleasant Valley Rd, Ste 2
Diamond Springs, CA


Down to Basics:
Build on what you learned in Puppy class or get a fresh start
with an older dog! Sit, down, come, and more . . .  Learn how to
get the best from your dog.
Click Here for Class Schedule
Instructor: Alan St. Andrew 7 Wks, Max 5,  $179


For help with more
serious issues such
as fearfulness, with
kids, chasing cars,
sibling rivalry, as
fearfulness, etc
please visit
Behavior
Issuesaggression,
safety with.
OBEDIENCE CLASSES:
Puppies,Adolescent &
Adult Dogs
 
Learn to improve your handling skills as well as your dog's obedience. Practice sit to greet,
wait, stay with increased distance and distractions, come when called and heel.
Practice all 10 items of the Canine Good Citizen Test and prepare to pass the test.
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Instructor: Cherie Maitland   5 Wks, Max 5 Dogs, $159

We offer private CGC tests scheduled at your convenience -  $39.
Pre-register and come at your appointed time.
Doggie High School:
After one of the basic obedience classes, bring
your dog to high school and improve your dog's
obedience. Practice heel, stay, come and even teach
a fun trick!
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Instructor: Alan St. Andrew  
7 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $179
Center, they must have had a minimum of 2 DHPP vaccines -
not counting anything given before 7.5 weeks of age. They can
attend 3 - 4 days after their 2nd shot.
If they come to you from elsewhere with the first 2 DHPP
shots - you must wait 7-10 days before coming to the
Training Center with your dog. PLEASE NO SHOTS SAME
DAY OF CLASSES.

In-home visits are available at home for you and your pup.  
Contact us if you have any questions.

CLASSES LISTED IN ORDER OF DIFFICULTY:
Good Manners:
Learn how to communicate with and teach your dog in a clearer way. Teach a polite sit to greet people, wait at
how to lessen undesirable behaviors, and how dogs learn new commands.
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Instructor: Cherie Maitland   5 Wks, Max 5 Dogs, $159
Canine College Small Group Class:
Refine your heel, sit politely to greet people, wait at gates and doors, stay
Communicate effectively - help your dog pay attention, even with
distractions. Also a venue to prepare for Therapy Dog Visits and practice
different elements of various dog sports such as a stand, Canine Freestyle
moves, send at a distance through a tunnel, some Rally moves and more.
Since class is kept small we are able to attend to each team's needs for
training. Class may be repeated for 10% off

Instructor: Cherie Maitland 5 Wks, Max 4 Dogs,
Dogs with Solid Intermediate Obedience, $159
CITIZEN PROGRAM please visit the AKC
website:
www.akc.org/events/cgc/training_testing.cfm
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It Just Clicked -
Loose Leash
Walking:
Want relief from your dog pulling on
leash and dragging you around? Need
some more loose leash walking training
help? Come improve your dog's ability
to pay attention while walking on a loose
leash. Learn how to use the clicker to
mark the correct behavior and get a
better "Let's Go," "Walk" or "Heel"
performance from your dog. Bring
delicious treats and a clicker to each
class.

Instructor: Cherie Maitland   
4 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $139
Need basic training help? Come practice your dog's down-stays with distractions,
sit to greet, heel, come, wait. . . whatever you want to improve.
Call 530-622-
PUPS (7877) first
to make sure that there is a class that day. Often there will
only be 1 or 2 people in a class. You receive lots of focused attention.

Instructor Cherie Maitland on Monday...Alan St. Andrew on Friday
Max 4 Dogs, $45 per class.
  • Mondays Noon - 1pm    
  • Fridays 2:15 - 3:15pm
KIDS AND DOGS PROGRAM.

5 Personalized training sessions
for your kids 6 to 16 & the family
dog.
Safety, Manners, Fun
ADOLESCENT & ADULT
OBEDIENCE CLASSES:
MORE ADVANCED
OBEDIENCE CLASSES:
NOT SURE ON THE BEST CLASS FOR YOU & YOUR DOG? GIVE A CALL & WE WILL HELP YOU.

NEED AN ASSESSMENT & SOME IMMEDIATE TRAINING TIPS -
CALL TO SCHEDULE AN
ASSESSMENT & TRAINING TIPS APPOINTMENT - $59.

NEED AN ASSESSMENT & SOME IMMEDIATE
TRAINING TIPS?

CALL TO SCHEDULE AN ASSESSMENT &
TRAINING TIPS APPOINTMENT - $59.
For pups 3 months and up. Covers all the puppy basics like house training and puppy biting
general.  After the first week there is time for puppy play with compatible pups.
Groups are kept small for individual coaching and time for QUESTIONS and
ANSWERS.
Instructor: Cherie Maitland  5 Wks, Max 5 Puppies,  $149        
Raising a Well-Behaved Puppy:
This can be taken in conjunction with the Puppy Kindergarten class. If you sign up for both at the
same time, you will receive $20 off.

1st class: 1 hour without your pup, ask a professional all of your questions on puppy biting, house
training, crate training, best harnesses/collars to use and more. Learn training/handling
exercises to get your pup ready for vet exams and build their confidence.
2nd class - 1 hour with your pup.  Prepare your pup for nail clipping. Learn about changing your
dog's behavior and some do's and don'ts in terms of teaching a polite sit to greet, walking on a
loose leash. Also the Good, Bad and Ugly about Pup Socialization. Playtime at the end of class
between compatible pups.

Instructor: Cherie Maitland 2 Wks, Max 5 Puppies  $79
Good Dog, Tired Dog:
Do you have an adolescent dog or young adult who is not ready to go on into Basic Obedience classes yet? This is a great obedience
class that combines obedience training, with fun games, dog sports, trick training and more! We cover walk on loose leash, sit to greet
people, come when called, stay, Agility, Rally, and a sneak peek into Nosework. Great refresher for the older dog and experienced
handler who want a change of pace form the traditional obedience training class.

This is great for the pup who has taken Puppy Kindergarten/Puppy Manners or the older pup who is not yet ready for Good Manners
classes.
Instructor: Cherie Maitland   6 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $179
Do you have an adolescent dog or young adult who is not ready to go
come when called, stay, Agility, Rally, and a sneak peek into
Nosework. Great refresher for the older dog and experienced
training class.

This is great for the pup who has taken Puppy Kindergarten/Puppy
Manners or the older pup who is not yet ready for Basic Obedience
classes.
Instructor: Cherie Maitland   6 Wks, Max 5 Dogs, $179