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DaySchoolTraining Classes


Does your busy schedule leave you little time to spend with your dog?

Does your dog's behavior leave you frustrated and wondering why he just doesn't "get it"? 

Do your training efforts with your dog seem to go in one ear and out the other? 


We can help!

First Class Kennels has partnered with Understanding Our Dogs LLC to be the area's only pet care provider to offer both daycare and individual, personalized training for your canine companion in one affordable experience.
Drop your dog off here at First Class Kennels for a day of play and personalized, one-on-one training.   Lena Skov, MBA,KPA-CT, will work with you to develop a customized training program to fit your needs.  During the DaySchool experience, Lena will train your dog for you and create a brief on-line video for you featuring your dog and detailing how to continue practicing. 

DaySchool is held every Tuesday and Thursday and pre-registration is required.  Only 5 students are accepted each day, so don't be left out - reserve your dog's spot now!    
Tuition:  We recommend a full 8-week training course. You can break it in two payments of $160 for a pre-paid, 4 class intersession or you can purchase one day at $40. DaySchool tuition includes private tutoring with post-class recorded video coach, multiple playtimes and calming rest periods.

DaySchool hours are from 7 am to 6 pm:  Drop your dog off between 7:00 and 8:00 am and pick him up between 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm. 

Call today to reserve your dog's spot and be rewarded with a dog you can enjoy more during your free time!


 Click on the image to watch a short video about our unique DaySchool program.


Lena Skov, owner/operator of Understanding Our Dogs LLC, Master Of Business Administration (MBA), Karen Pryor Academy - Certified Training Partner (KPA-CTP)

Lena is a graduate ot the prestigious Karen Pryor Academy for Animal Training & BehaviorThe Academy is built on decades of scientific research and practical development by behavior analysts, ethologists and event-marker trainers around the world. Lena was very fortunate to study at the Academy under Julie Shaw, R.V.T., who at that time worked as the Animal Behavior Technologist at the Animal Behavior Clinic of Purdue University.

Lena's "toolbox" contains the knowledge gained through elite education and personal experience collected over 10 years of working with dogs of many breeds and personalities.

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