SHAPE UP LOCAL CLASSES

We offer a variety of dog training classes in our state of the art facility! The ‘Shape Up Shed’ is heated & professionally turfed with indoor washroom facilities, highly experienced instructors, small class sizes and is located 10 minutes north of St. Albert. 

 

Next set opens for registration June 22nd at 9am! All classes are a 6 week program. 

SATURDAY’s (begins July 10th)

9am – 10am: Intro to Agility (Kate)

10:15am – 11:15pm: Puppy Class (Kate)

 

SUNDAY’s (begins July 11th)

9am – 10am: Puppy Class (Bonnie) 

10:15am – 11:15am: Intro to Agility (Bonnie) 

 

MONDAY’s (begins July 12th)

5:45pm – 6:45pm: Puppy Class (Meghan)

7pm – 8pm: Intro to Agility (Meghan)

8:15pm – 9:15pm: Adult Dog Obedience (Meghan) 

 

TUESDAY’s (begins July 13th)

5:45pm – 6:45pm: Adult Dog Obedience (Jenna/Meghan) 

7pm – 8pm: Agility Foundations (Jenna/Meghan)

8:15pm – 9:15pm: Intro to Agility (Jenna/Meghan) 

 

WEDNESDAY’s (begins July 14th)

1pm – 2pm: Start/Adv Handling (Karen)

2:15pm – 3:15pm: Masters Handling (Karen) 

5:45pm – 6:45pm: Agility Foundations (Karen) 

7pm – 8pm: Starters/Advanced Handling (Karen) 

8:15pm – 9:15pm: Masters Handling (Karen) 

 

THURSDAY’s (begins July 15th)

5:45pm – 6:45pm: Young Dog Sequencing (Ainsley) 

7pm – 8pm: Gamble Class (Ainsley)

8:15pm – 9:15pm: Skill Building (Ainsley) 

 

FRIDAY’s (begins July 16th)

5:45pm – 6:45pm: Puppy Class (Karen) 

7pm – 8pm: Advanced Puppy Class (Karen) 

8:15pm – 9:15pm: Masters Handling (Karen)

 

 

 

CLASS DESCRIPTIONS:

 

 

Puppy Class – open to dogs over 8 weeks of age learning to be a good family pet and build the work ethic for training any dog sport in the future. Puppies will work leash walking, stays, mat behaviour, kennel training, recalls and distractions. 

Advanced Puppy Class – open to puppies that have taken Puppy Class. This class is designed for teams that are looking to build-on and proof their 'good family pet' skills! Add additional duration and distraction to the behaviours already learned! 

 

Adult Dog Obedience - most of the same skills trained in puppy class but intended for dogs over a year of age. 

 

Intro to Agility - for dogs looking to be introduced to the sport of agility. No experience required! Dogs will be introduced to the equipment and learn to work for reinforcement. 

 

Agility Foundations – handler focus and flatwork, tunnel and wing/jump understanding and commitment. Essential for teams looking to continue in the sport of agility!

 

Skill Building - backsides, threadles, tight turns, discrimination and other advanced agility behaviours. Must have taken Agility Foundations prior. 

 

Young Dog Sequencing - for dogs just starting to put all the skills together in short but tricky sequence work. No contacts or weaves. 

 

Starters/Advanced Handling – for dogs looking to work their obstacle commitment, handing, timing and precision while adding in more obstacles. 

 

Masters Handling – for dogs competing at a masters level in agility.

International Skills – skill proofing, short drills and new skill trends at an international level. 

 

Contact and Weave Class - learn contacts and weaves from the ground up or problem solve any issues!