Training is often beneficial, so we offer a range of assessments and courses at our dog training center in Hertfordshire to address a wide range of issues. Positive training methods are used, which include using food treats and toys and verbal praise. Read what others say about us here…
Dog Training courses we offer serving Hertfordshire:-
One hour sessions over 6 weeks at CBK
For more information visit our puppy training Stevenage & Hertfordshire page
About Ellen our dog trainer
Amongst many other qualifications Ellen holds a Level 4 NVQ in Canine Psychology and the Academy of Dog Training and Behaviour (ADTB) GOLD Award. She also has seven year’s experience with dog training assigments. Ellen says, “My training philosophy is simple: Positivity is Power. I relish in reward-based training and behaviour modification; I will strive to discover personal, unique plans to fit your dog perfectly.”
Short Break Training Holiday
4 day residential boarding at our boarding kennels and dog training centre Hertfordshire – we work with your dog to rectify specific unwanted behaviours.
Short Breaks run as follows: – Book in Wednesday – Check out Sunday morning.
Does your dog sometimes behave badly or show you up? Now is the time to sort out those niggling, annoying or embarrassing traits or bad habits your dog has picked up along the way. If you or any of your friends are interested in this opportunity, please contact Ellen at the kennels on 01462 742658.
We can work on a variety of behavioural challenges,
Examples of which may be:
Walking to heel
Prevent Jumping up
Meet & Greets – Meeting new people and new dogs
Other issues – just ask us what is possible
On arrival, you will have an allocated time with Ellen our trainer and behaviourist to discuss the issues you are having and what you would like us to concentrate on. Ellen will then assess your dog(s) and offer advice as to what can be accomplished within the 4 days.
During their stay, your dog(s) will be taken out for several short training sessions throughout the day where positive reinforcement training methods will be used to train your dog and to help overcome the challenges you are experiencing.
On the departure day, our trainer Ellen will again be available to discuss what has been accomplished and how to continue with the training at home.
One-2-One Assessments and Training
1 hour session at Country Boarding Kennels dog training Hertfordshire – you meet with a qualified trainer to assess the issues and receive tips and advice as to how to proceed. A follow-up tailored training course is often beneficial.
Sometimes dogs exhibit behavioural challenges that require professional intervention to help get you back on track. Here at Country Boarding Kennels our one-to-one training sessions allow you to attend the kennels with your dog(s) and meet Hazel to discuss the challenges you are facing. Sessions take place on Saturday afternoons.
One-to-one dog training sessions at our Hertfordshire kennels are one hour long and at a time convenient for you. During this time, you will receive an assessment and training advice as to how to overcome your challenges. You will also get the opportunity to practise the training techniques with the trainer present. We can work on a variety of behavioural challenges; from simply walking to heel to becoming more sociable with people and/or other dogs or any other issue you wish to resolve.
This may be a stand-alone session or you may feel that a few more sessions will be beneficial to help reinforce your progress. By booking a further course of 4 one-to-one sessions you will receive a discount.
Follow-up courses are held weekly to allow time for you and your dog(s) to work on what was explained and practised during your one-to-one session.
Call Hazel or Renate at the kennels on 01462 742658 to book an assessment and discuss our dog training in Hertfordshire.
Home Visits Assessment and Training
1 hour session at your home – a qualified trainer assesses your dog in its home environment and offers tips and advice as to how best to proceed. Follow-up training is also available.
Occasionally behavioural issues occur in the home where some additional training may be required. Work on non-home related behaviours may also be resolved during a home visit. A home visit assessment is one hour long. Renate can come to your house at a time convenient to discuss the challenges you are facing and offer you some remedies which will be demonstrated to you.
Your home visit can be a stand-alone session or you may feel that a few more sessions will be beneficial to help reinforce your progress. Book a further course of 4 one-to-one sessions to receive a discount.
Call Ellen or Renate at the kennels on 01462 742658 to discuss your issues and then decide if a home visit assessment or a visit to our dog training centre in Hertfordshire is the best course of for you and your dog.
7 day residential boarding at Country Boarding Kennels dog training Hertfordshire – we work with your dog to accept interaction with humans and/or other dogs.
Approximately, a 10 night stay when your puppy will board with us in a VIP luxury suite and learn to toilet on command in the owner’s choice of place (i.e. not indoors).
For further details about any of the above dog training courses in Hertfordshire contact us today!