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
for your dog? Get the
peace of mind that 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.


Refine your heel, sit politely to greet people, wait at gates and doors, stay and more. Includes distance down, down on recall,
and off leash training. 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.
Instructor: Cherie Maitland 5 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, Dogs with Solid Intermediate Obedience, $159
484 Pleasant Valley Rd, Ste 2
Diamond Springs, CA
Across Street From Firehouse
530-622-PUPS (7877)
PUPPY
OBEDIENCE
CLASSES:


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,  $159

Puppy Playtime:
Help your puppy enjoy meeting and playing with compatible puppies. Ages 3 - 6 months.  If your puppy has not been to Our Furry
Friends yet, you will need to attend a short private training lesson and assessment. Cost for Lesson/Assessment is $39.
Instructor: Cherie Maitland 4 Wks, Max 5 Puppies,  $59   


For help with more
serious issues such as
fearfulness,
aggression, safety with
kids, chasing cars,
sibling rivalry, etc
please visit
Behavior
Issues.
OBEDIENCE CLASSES:
Puppies,Adolescent &
Adult Dogs
 
Intermediate Obedience &
Citizen Test:
Learn to improve your handling skills as well as your dog's obedience.
distance away. Practice all 10 items of the Canine Good Citizen Test and
prepare to pass the test.
Click Here for Class Schedule
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.
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!  
Click Here for Class Schedule
Instructor: Alan St. Andrew  
7 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $159
In order to bring your dog under 1 year of age to the Training 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 one week before coming to the
Training Center with your dog.
In-home visits are available at home for you and your pup.  
Contact us if you have any questions.
Learn how to communicate with and teach your dog in a clearer
way. Teach a polite sit to greet people, wait at gates and
doors, leave it, heel and more. Become a better leader for
your dog and learn how to lessen undesirable behaviors, and
how dogs learn new commands.
Click Here for Class Schedule

Instructor: Cherie Maitland   5 Wks, Max 5 Dogs,
$159
Good Manners:
Canine College
Small Group Class:
FOR MORE INFO ON THE CANINE
CITIZEN PROGRAM please visit the
AKC website:
www.akc.org/events/cgc/training_testing.cfm

It Just Clicked - Loose Leash Walking:
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.
Instructor: Cherie Maitland   4 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $139
Drop-In Training:
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 first to make sure that there is a class that day. Often there will only be 1 or 2 people in a
class. Lots of focused attention.
Instructor: Alan St. Andrew  
Max 4 Dogs, $45 per class.
  • Mondays 8 - 9am    
  • Fridays 2:15 - 3:15pm
Check out our
KIDS AND DOGS
PROGRAM.
5 Personalized training
sessions for your kids 6 to
16 & the family dog.
Safety, Manners, Fun
ADOLESCENT & ADULT
OBEDIENCE CLASSES:
Starting Over - Training the Rescue Dog:
Does your Rescue Dog know some of the Basics, though needs some fine tuning? Perhaps he is a little nervous meeting new people,
or maybe is too exuberantly jumping all over them. Are you being dragged the street? Older rescue dogs can have special training
needs. This class is kept small so we can attend to your specific situation with your new dog.
Click Here for Class Schedule   Instructor: Cherie Maitland  5 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $169
Really Reliable Recall:
Teach your dog a conditioned response to your extra special recall signal, in
addition to a more dependable plain come when called. Help your dog be
more tuned into you in general. For dogs with basic puppy training or above.
Click Here for Class Schedule   Instructor: Cherie Maitland  
5 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $179
MORE ADVANCED ADULT DOG OBEDIENCE CLASSES:
NOT SURE ON THE BEST CLASS FOR YOU & YOUR DOG? GIVE A CALL & WE WILL HELP YOU, AT NO CHARGE,

NEED AN ASSESSMENT & SOME IMMEDIATE TRAINING TIPS -
CALL TO SCHEDULE AN ASSESSMENT &
TRAINING TIPS APPOINTMENT - $39.
MAKE A TRAINING PLAN.

Brave Pups: Build your dog's confidence with other dogs, people and new
situations. We will play with our pups - teaching good manners, explore a tunnel, and
build comfort with wheelchairs, walkers, strangers and more!  Practice "Check it out"
understand how more is not necessarily better. Age range 5 months and up into
adulthood
. Click Here for BRAVE PUPS Class Schedule.
CONTACT Instructor to double-check if this is the right class for you!
Instructor: Cherie Maitland  5 Wks, Max 4 Dogs, $169


TRAINING TIPS & ASSESSMENT

NEED AN ASSESSMENT & SOME IMMEDIATE TRAINING
TIPS -
CALL TO SCHEDULE AN ASSESSMENT &
TRAINING TIPS APPOINTMENT - $39.
CANINE COACHING CLUB
Low cost program $59/month:
  • 50 minutes per month phone coaching
  • 1 FREE class monthly in Diamond Springs
  • Additional monthly class for extra $29
GUIDANCE on your dog training journey!!
MAKE REAL PROGRESS WITH FOCUSED COACHING
Monday thru Saturday at your convenience


Puppy Kindergarten:
For pups 4 months and up and older smaller friendly dogs. Covers all the puppy basics like house training and puppy biting plus
walking nicely on leash, sit to meet and greet, come when called and polite manners in general. (You might also want to take our
3-session Preparing for Vet visits.) 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