I believe that you can train an animal without using force of any kind.
Paulas Dog Services offers behavior consultations and dog training classes in Pittsburgh's South Hills. All Ages, Sizes and Breeds
Please check the scheduler for updates on all classes.
Behavior Training Classes
Small Dog Manners Class $175
6 hours Age 5 mos and up. This a good class for small dogs to learn their manners skills. We will teach focus and attention, down, come, leave it, drop, jumping and leash skills. The class is also based on the science of how dogs learn We also use interactive toys and activities in our training program. The class is kept small so that no matter what level your dogs education we can individually keep each team on their own level.
Family Manners Class: $175
6 hours Ages 5 months to adult. This a good first class for dogs to learn their basic manners skills. We will teach focus and attention, down, come, leave it, drop, jumping and leash skills. The class is also based on the science of how dogs learn We also use interactive toys and activities in our training program. Training should always be fun fun for the training team.
CGC Canine Good Citizens $175
6 weekly classes It is recommended the dog have solid basic foundation behaviors. What is CGC? CGC is a ten-skill AKC training program that’s open to all dogs. The training focuses on teaching the basics of good manners and obedience, instilling the values of responsible ownership, and strengthening the bond between you and your dog at home and out in the community.
Building Confidence with Sports: $175
6 weekly classes Ages 5 months and up This class is designed to help dogs learn while they are having fun. Many dogs that begin with fear issues have built the confidence they need to navigate calmly and happily through the human world. Learning while playing is a great way to train.