Group Classes
At    Homestead Veterinary Hospital
1720 Old Reedy Creek Rd, Cary, NC 27513
 

Enrollment is OPEN for September 2022 

 

These aren't just boring obedience classes!
Our group classes focus on strengthening the relationship and bond you have with your puppy or dog. You and your pup will learn fun ways to engage, play and train together. You will also learn to communicate and work together - while also learning how to implement the skills from class to create harmony and joy in your home. Whether you have a new puppy, newly adopted family member, or just want to brush up on your relationship with your dog - you're in the right place.

 

Structure: Weekly, 1 hour class 

 $175 for 6 week class, plus orientation week.
Orientation IS required for anyone new to classes with us.

Class Limit: 6 teams

Enrollment is OPEN for September 2022!

 

6 week  courses, for puppies and  dogs.

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Start your Puppy STAR
 Building the foundation with your puppy!

Age Range: 8-16weeks
Thursday evenings, 6:00pm
Number of students: 6

6 Weeks - $175

 

Are you ready to set your puppy up to be a S.T.A.R.?
In this class you will learn how to manage and support your puppy during their socialization period. Focus will be placed on solving common puppy problems (potty training, anyone?) You will be taught how to apply the skills from class to prevent unwanted behavior at home while building your relationship with your furry family member. Puppy manners will be taught as foundations for future advanced training. 

 

Your puppy will be eligible for the American Kennel Clubs STAR Puppy certification at the end of the 6 weeks. 

Orientation: August 25, 6:00pm

Class Start: September 1,2022 @6:00pm

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Pre CGC: Rising STARs
Keep your STAR puppy on track, prepare for the CGC!

Age Range: 5 to 11 months
Thursday evenings, 7:15pm

Number of students: 6

6 weeks - $175


A great "next" or first step with your puppy or young dog!
This class will continue to build on concepts from our foundation puppy class, while also being appropriate for older puppies and owners new to training. There will be a strong focus on strengthening the relationship and bond with your young dog. Students who have already begun training will further improve their skills. You will learn how to apply lessons from class to daily life and common situations with your dog at home.

 

Your puppy may be eligible for the American Kennel Clubs Canine Good Citizen certification at the end of the 6 weeks. 

Orientation: August 25, 2022 @ 6:00pm

Class Start: September 1, 7:00pm

Cookapoo Dog

Canine  Good Citizen/ Family Dog Stars
Start or continue with your dog on the path to good manners! 

Age Range: 1 year and up
Wednesday Evenings, 6:00pm

Number of students: 6

6 Weeks - $175
 

This class is for adult dogs with little to no previous training history, or who need brushing up on their current skills and impulse control. Dog owners will learn how to build their relationship and communication with their dogs using positive reinforcement training. Owners will be taught how to apply skills learned to daily life and common situations such as begging, unwanted barking or chewing, adult dog housetraining, and leashed walks.

Your dog may be eligible for the American Kennel Clubs Canine Good Citizen certification at the end of the 6 week class

 

Orientation: August 25th @ 6:00pm (Thursday)

Class Start: August 31, 2022 @ 6:00pm

 


Specialty Classes

Cute Dog

 Tricks class
Looking for something fun to do with your dog? 

Age Range: 6 months and up
Sunday mornings, 10:30am

Number of students: 5

5 weeks - $150
 

Learn fun, new Tricks while learning to communicate and build your relationship with your dog through positive reinforcement training. 

Teams may be eligible to test for an American Kennel Club Trick Dog Title at the end of the course.

Class Start: September 4, 2022 at 10:30am

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Leash Walking Starters
Learn to start and keep your walks on the right foot!  

Age Range: 6 months and up

Sunday mornings, 11:30am

Number of students: 5

5 weeks - $150
 

Does your dog need to improve or brush up on their leash walking skills? This class is for you! Dog owners will continue to build their communication and relationship with their dog while training them to walk on leash without pulling. Learn new skills and games each week, building up to a fieldtrip outing at the final class.

Leash Walking Class will resume in the Fall with cooler weather! 

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Enroll
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Stay tuned for other classes and skills workshops to be offered at Homestead Veterinary Hospital! 
 

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