Dog Training Classes in Ellensburg, WA
Giving you and your dog skills for the real world
Beyond the basics, we provide dog owners with skills and knowledge for a lifetime of trust, cooperation, and companionship.
Real-Life Skills for Real-Life Situations
What to expect from Waggin’ Tails Ranch Classes
Small class sizes
With a maximum of 6 students, you’ll receive individual attention and plenty of room to practice new skills during class.
Modern, effective training
Using only the most up-to-date, positive, and effective methods, you’ll learn how to clearly communicate, while ensuring a happy, well-adjusted dog.
Skills for the real world
Sits and downs will only go so far. We’ll give you skills for everyday life–even the curveballs that come along with owning a dog.
Family Dog 1
New to training? Start here and learn foundational skills for a lifetime of cooperation with your dog.
During our 5-week course, we’ll focus on developing foundational skills for a beautiful relationship with your dog, setting you well on your way to your best lives together!
What we’ll work on:
Polite greetings, leash walking, coming when called and more.
How to communicate effectively using force-free methods
Choosing a positive problem-solving approach to deal with challenges as they come up in your life together.
Class Start Dates:
Tuesdays (6:30PM) Apr 11, May 23, July 11, Aug 22
Thursdays (5:30PM) Apr 6, May 18, July 6, Aug 17
Family Dog 2
Let’s keep the momentum going – build off of skills learned in Family Dog 1
During our 5-week course, we’ll continue to refine your dogs skills in the presence of distractions, as well as new ones for out-and-about skills.
Class Start Dates:
Current vaccinations, including Bordetella.
Dogs must be friendly with dogs and people.
If your dog is shy/fearful or reactive (barks/growls/lunges) around other dogs and/or people, please contact us prior to enrolling in classes. We can determine whether a group class is the best fit for you and your dog.