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

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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.

Our Classes

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 a truly cooperative partnership with your dog.

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.

Pricing: $225

Class Start Dates:

Tuesdays (6:30PM) Jan 10th, Feb 21st, Apr 11th

Thursdays (5:30PM) Jan 5th, Feb 16th, Apr 6th

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, all while teaching new ones for out-and-about skills.

Pricing: $225

Class Start Dates:

Vaccination Requirements:

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.

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