Doggie Dance Class

Just Basic Obedience Moves Choreographed to Music

 

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Our next session of classes will begin the week of December 4th, 2017.

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Swimming Paws

Do to the OVERWHELMING Positive Response we are forced to stop taking anymore evaluations at this time. If you have already signed up or called YOU ARE STILL ON THE WAITLIST. The waitlist has grown to 2-3 months back log. We have only 4 evaluation/lesson slots available per week. The rest of our slots are filled with existing clientele of independent swimmers.  Please check back in the summer months to see if we have more slots available. Thank you for your interest and support.

The Swimming Paws is Getting Dogs Wet

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302-588-POOL (302-588-7665)
Check out the latest reasons and videos why dogs enjoy Swimming Paws!

The Swimming Paws Canine Swim Club is getting many breeds into the water, helping the dogs with cardiovascular conditioning and even conditioning their coat and skin. 

Call 302-588-7665 or fill out our online Sigh Up Form to schedule a swim evaluation, and Carrie will help teach your dog how much fun swimming can be!

Latest at the Academy

Our next session of classes will begin the week of December 4th, 2017.

Click Here to View the Class Schedule:

Obedience

Agility

Showing Handling/Conformation

Puppy Head Start

Focus on Practical Tricks Class

Canine Good Citizen

Canine Good Citizen Advanced

Nose Work Classes

We Need a Few Good People

The Academy needs a few well qualified people to aid in group instruction in Obedience, Agility and all other classes we provide.

WELL QUALIFIED MEANS: EXPERIENCE IN COMPETITION OBEDIENCE, CD AND CDX, ETC.RALLY OBEDIENCE, TREIBBALL, NOSEWORK, ANY OR ALL OF THE ABOVE, GREAT PEOPLE SKILLS, PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE A BIG PLUS ALL ACADEMY STAFF PERKS WILL BE PROVIDED- EG. FREE CLUB MEMBERSHIP, CLOTHING, SWIMMING, CLASSES PRE-APPROVED SEMINAR FEES IN RELATED CLASSES, TRAVEL COMPENSATION FOR CLASS TIME

Please call Carrie at 302-588-7665 for initial phone interview and possible meeting for further selection.

 

Freestyle Doggie Dance Class

 

It's "official" name is Musical Canine Freestyle and is a choreographed musical program performed by handlers and their dogs. The object of musical freestyle is to display the dog and handler in a creative and innovative movement flow, using music to showcase the teamwork. The team should also display artistry, costuming, athleticism and style in interpreting the music. Everything taught in dance class is just modified moves from general obedience and heel work. It's a fun and creative way to add to your canine relationship. Prerequisite is "Focus Class" or a CGC certificate.

 

Classes forming now for this fun and exciting sport. It is just basic obedience moves choreographed to music .The moves are taught using both shaping and luring.  The object is for the dog and handler to interpret the music in an athletic and artistic way. Each routine will demonstrate the joys and fun of bonding with your canine partner through motion and music.

 

There are opportunities to even compete in this sport. The Canine freestyle organization was created in the 1990’s and has grown dramatically throughout the world. It is a very popular sport in Europe, but continues to grow in the United States. There are several organizations that you can compete through video on the internet as well as formal dance trial sites. Whether you have any aspirations to compete or not, join us for a truly unique bonding experience.

 

So come join us to create a new facet to your canine relationship through music and motion. This class is 8 weeks long and does require Basic Obedience or Puppy head start and "Focus Class". Or a CGC certificate.

 

Price $110.00 for 8 weeks.

 

Freestyle Doggie Dance Class: Please Click Here to See the Class Schedule

 

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How to Join the Academy Club

The best teams develop when aided by training and practice.

The “Academy Club” provides:

  • Indoor all weather training facility

  • Agility and Obedience Equipment on premises

  • 24/7 facility access

Of course there is no member access to the building during formal classes.

The Academy Club offers handlers and their dogs a place to practice.  It is set up for advanced obedience and agility handlers and their dogs.  You must presently be in advanced classes at the Academy.  The Academy Club is $200.00 for a year's membership.

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