Apprentice Dawgs

Your dog’s first step in their training journey!

Whether you’re interested in therapy dog work, dog sports or just want a well-behaved family companion, the All Dawgs Apprentice Dawgs class is your first step. In this foundational class, we use a building-block approach to help prepare your dog for future training. Following Apprentice Dawgs class, we recommend Dawg Manners, Who’s Walking Who and Master Dawgs for a complete journey towards your dog training goals.

Your dog is depending on you to lead them to learn how to behave properly. You know what you want your do to do, but do you know how to clearly and consistently communicate this to achieve the results you want? With trainer-lead demonstrations, including beginning to work through distractions, interactive hands-on exercises and written homework, we’ll give you the tools you need to train your dog in a group class.

Taking our Apprentice Dawgs class is the first step in improving your quality of life. If you change how you behave with your dog, your dog’s behavior will change — for the better! Take the All Dawgs Apprentice Dawgs class and start learning how to help your dog become the very best dog he or she can be!

Class Covers:

  • Basic obedience including sit, down, stand, stays, attention on the owner, come when called, drop it and leave it.
  • A process of beginning to wean of the use of treats
  • Training techniques to ensure that your dog complies on the first command

Class Info:

  • Who: Dogs five months and older, and dogs younger than five months who have completed our Puppy Dawgs class. We also recommend our Dawgie Daycare for Small Dawgs  and Big Dawgs  for socialization and to help expel your dog’s energy!
  • Where: All Dawgs, 30 Railroad Ave, Albany, NY
  • When: Next class starts:
    • Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at 7 PM 
    • Wednesday,  November 1, 2023 at 7 PM