Dog Training

We have partnered with four incredible dog trainers and together we offer a variety of group classes to serve clients from St. Albert, Morinville, Sturgeon County and surrounding areas. To learn more about our force-free dog trainers, you can visit their pages here: Kathy Belec (CCPDT-KA) of Raise the Woof Dog Training, Donna Watts of Class Act K9’s, Carolyn MacDonald (DBTMc) of Hope for Hounds Dog Training, and Christine Hynes (CCPDT-KA) of Christine’s Critter Care & Training!

Puppy & Adolescent Training

Puppy Day School (Christine’s Critter Care & Training)
Weekly or Biweekly Option
Price: $180.00 for 3 weeks
Next class:
Saturdays and Sundays 1-5pm
(New registration open until December ONLY!)

Puppy FUNdations (Class Act K9’s)
For puppies 3-5 months old
6 week course- Price: $210.00
Next class:
Sept 25th-Oct 30th Saturdays 9-10am
OR
Sept 26th-Oct 31st Sundays 9-10am

Puppy Love/Teen Obedience (Hope for Hounds)
For puppies up to 1.5 years
6 week course- Price: $200.00
Next class:
Sept 21st- Oct 26th, Tuesdays 7:00-8:00pm

Click here to sign up for Puppy Day School, Puppy FUNdations, or Puppy Love/Teen Obedience. Check out our training calendar to browse class dates!



Puppy FUNdamentals (Class Act K9s)
For puppies 5-12 months
6 week course- Price: $210.00
Next class:
Sept 26th-Oct 31st, Sundays 10:30-11:30am

Pawsitive Puppy (Christine’s Critter Care & Training)
For puppies 5-9 months old
6 week course- Price: $210.00
Next classes:
1)Oct 7th-Nov 11th, Thurs 8:15-9:15pm
2) Nov 8th-Dec 13th, Mondays 7-8pm
3)Nov 18th-Dec 23rd, Thurs 8:15-9:15pm

Pawsitive Puppy Level TWO (Christine’s Critter Care & Training)
Prerequisite basic puppy class required
6 week course- Price: $220.00
Next class:
1) Oct 4th-Nov 8th, Mondays 6-7pm
2) Nov 15th-Dec 20th, Mondays 6-7pm

Click here to sign up for Puppy FUNdamentals, or Pawsitive Puppy Class (Level 1 or 2). Check out our training calendar to browse class dates!

Basic Skills Training

Good Manners Class (Raise the Woof)
Basic skills for puppies & dogs 5 months and up
6 week course- Price: $200.00
Next class: TBA, Saturdays 11:30-12:30pm

Have FUN while Building Confidence!
(Class Act K9s)
6 week course- Price: $200.00
Next class:
Sept 25th-Oct 30th, Saturdays 10:30-11:15am

Recall Class (Raise the Woof)
3 week course- Price: $125.00
Next Class: TBA, Saturdays 4-5pm

Click here to sign up for Good Manners, Recall Class or Have FUN building confidence!. Check out our training calendar to find class dates!

Come Back Here! (Hope For Hounds)
Recall class for dogs 1 year and up
6 week course-Price: $200.00
Next class: TBA

Loose Leash Walking (Raise the Woof)
1 Hour Session- Price: $40.00
Next class: TBA, Saturdays 2:30-3:30pm

At the End of My Leash (Hope for Hounds)
Leash skills and leash reactivity for dogs over 1 year
6 week course-Price: $200.00
Next class: Sept 21st-Oct 26th, Tuesdays 8:30-9:30pm

Click here to sign up for Come Back Here, At the End of My Leash, or Loose Leash Walking. Check out our training calendar to find class dates!

Specialty Training Classes

Therapy Class (Class Act K9s)
Canine Good Neighbor Certification Course
7 week course- Price: $245.00
*Cost does not include CGN testing which is done after course completion*
Next class:
Sept 29th-Nov 10th, Wednesdays

Canine Good Neighbor Class (Christine’s Critter Training)
Therapy Dog Training with CGN Certification Testing
6 week course: Price: $210.00
Next Classes:
1)Oct 4th- Nov 8th, Mondays 8:15-9:15pm
2)Nov 15th-Dec 20th, Mondays 8:15-9:15pm

Reactive Ruff 101 (Christine’s Critter Care & Training)
For dogs who are reactive/unfriendly with other dogs
7 week course- Price: $220.00
Next class:
Nov 4th-Dec 16th, Thursdays 7-8pm

Click here to sign up for Therapy Class (Class Act K9s), Canine Good Neighbor Class (Christine’s Critter Care & Training), or Reactive Ruff 101. Check out our training calendar to browse class dates.

Weekly Puppy Social

Puppy Social (Christine’s Critter Care & Training)

For puppies 2-5 months old
Requirements: Must have 2nd set of vaccinations
and be friendly with other dogs
Price: $20/session
Starting September 2021: Fridays 7:00-9:00pm
Must notify at least 2 days prior to drop-in

Contact Christine at (780)-239-2775 to sign up for a session!


Want to learn more?

Descriptions for each of our training classes can be found on our Class Descriptions page. Click here to check it out!