Trick Training

TricksTraining
Next Available Course:
Starts 2 December – register interest
At our weekend training venue Unit 4, 60 Kingsford-Smith Street Rongotai
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Cost: $120
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Introducing a wide range of tricks from the very simple to the quite complex with an emphasis on fun and learning techniques suitable for handlers of all ages. Surprise your family and wow your friends with all the cool things your dog can now do. A three week class covering more than a dozen different tricks and trick ideas in each 90 minute session. Note – student dogs should be socially reliable as many of the tricks are taught off-lead.

Recall Redux

Recall
Next Available Course:
Starts 2.30pm 9 September 2017
First two sessions held at our weekend training venue: Unit 4, 66 Kingsford-Smith Street then a third session at a local park.
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Cost: $90
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An specialist class for any age of dog over 3 intensive sessions. Build a more reliable recall or “come quickly when called” off-lead –  for in the park or on the beach. Includes an off-site practice session at a local park. Dogs attending must be both people friendly and socially comfortable around other dogs, as this class involves considerable off-lead activities.

Advanced Companion

Advanced Companion
Next Available Course
Sunday 1 October  at 9am
Weekend training venue at Unit 4, 60 Kingsford-Smith Street
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Cost: $135 for continuing students who completed either Teen or Adult.
$170 for students new to A.C.E. Dog Training (includes home visit make-up session)
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The next step in training with your dog. Strengthens control under distraction, adds more complex handling techniques and builds recall and stay reliability. Graduates receive the certificate recognised by Wellington City Council Animal Control Services for RDO registration discount applications. A five week course limited in size for maximum value and individualised attention from our qualified experienced instructors.

Adult ABC’s

AdultABC
Next Available Course
Sunday 1 October 2017 3pm first class then 3.30pm thereafter (Class full  – waiting list available).
Sunday 12 November 2017  3pm first class then 3.30pm thereafter. Registrations open
Weekend training venue at 4/60 Kingsford-Smith Street
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Cost: $150 with 10% discount for SPCA adoptees (with voucher) and 20% for our ex Teen students.
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A basic training starter course for dogs over around 12 months – who may not have previously attended group training. Also ideal for recently adopted dogs adjusting to a new home environment or those with special needs in a group situation. Covers all the basic pet dog skills like loose lead walking, recalls, close control skills, and stay with more age-appropriate activities for the adult dog. Class size is limited to four dogs for even more individualised attention over a five week period. Price includes weekly handouts and certificate of completion.

Teen Training

TeenTraining
Next Available Course
Sunday 1 October 2017 First class 1pm then 12pm thereafter. (No classes Labour Weekend)
Sunday 12 November 2017 First class 1pm then 2pm thereafter.
Weekend training venue at 4/60 Kingsford-Smith Street
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Cost: Full price $150, with 10% discount for students enrolling within 1 month of completing Puppy Primer.
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The best choice for young adolescent dogs aged 6-10 months ready to start learning about focus and control. An activity focused class builds on-lead skills, close control, good meeting and greeting manners and building handling confidence as well as the  “selective deafness” which teenage dogs often develop. Class size is limited to 6 dogs for individual attention over a five week course. Price includes weekly handouts and certificate of completion.