The Puppy Journey

Struggling with behaviors such as mouthing, urinating in the house, or crying in the crate? Want to spend less time struggling, and more time bonding with your puppy? This program is for you! Explore our in-home private lessons and group lesson programs. Puppy training is available as private in-home lessons, day training, or virtual learning formats.

Advantages of our puppy program: The whole family will be on the same page for your dog’s training. You’ll gain immediate solutions for undesired puppy problems such asnipping, jumping, and mouthing, as well as gain a new level of confidence in what you’re doing and how to handle your puppy. Your household will be properlyset up to manage your new puppy inside and out.

Venture's Puppy Problems course covers basic manners such as leave it and coming when called, walking nicely on leash, and core obedience skills such as sit, down, and settle. We use positive, proven methods that get results and build the bond between you and your new puppy.

Puppy training is the foundation that your lifelong relationship with your dog is built on. Let us help you make it a good one. Puppies who complete our program are eligible for AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy testing & certificate. The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy program is designed to record and reward owners who achieve excellence in training and socialization, setting puppies up on the path to becoming Canine Good Citizens.

Private Training

  • 1 Virtual Lesson and 5 Lessons In Client's Home

  • Takes place inside the puppy’s home environment

  • Effectively allows the trainer to puppy proof the home

  • Allows your trainer to create a customized lesson plan

  • Allows your trainer to tackle the specific undesirable behaviors

Day Training

  • 6 Day Training Sessions and 3 Private Lessons

  • Takes place outside the puppy’s home environment

  • Allows your puppy to work one-on-one with the trainer

  • Acts as a submerging experience that keeps consistency in place

  • Allows the puppy owner to carry on with daily life task

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Cityside Obedience

Would you like to be able to walk your dog on a loose leash, have your dog remain calm in public, and have polite greetings with strangers? This program is for you. For our teenage and adult dogs living in the city, it can be quite a challenge for both sides of the leash. Learn how to master your dog's basic cues, add structure to their daily life, and give them proper outlets that benefit them most.

Whether your dog is jumping on people on leash, pulling ahead, or lunging at other dogs, this program is for you! In this program, you’ll learn a proven process and receive a customized plan to reduce overwhelm, improve your dog's behavior, and regain tranquility in your own home.

Explore our in-home private and day training programs. The whole family will be on the same page for their dog’s training, you’ll gain relief from typical problem behaviors such as jumping, and barking, you’ll gain confidence in what you’re doing and how you’re handling your dog, and your household will be properly setup to manage your dog inside and out. Your dog will improve their skills with basic behaviors like sit, stay, and down.

Adult dogs who complete our program are eligible for CGC testing & certificate. The Canine Good Citizen program promotes responsible dog ownership and encourages the training of well-mannered dogs.

Private Training

  • 1 Virtual Lesson and 5 Lessons In Client's Home

  • Allows your trainer to set each environment up for success

  • Allows your trainer to create a customized lesson plan

  • Allows your dog to enter social life and group activities with ease

  • Great for dogs that have a problem being around other dogs

Day Training

  • 6 Day Training Sessions and 3 Private Lessons

  • Allows your dog to work one-on-one with the trainer

  • Acts as a submerging experience that keeps consistency in place

  • Takes place in the dog’s home environment

  • Allows the dog owner to carry on with daily life task

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Train for the Trails

Struggling to find a proper outlet for your dog to engage in? By joining our Train for the Trails program, your dog will get consistent physical and mental training, engage in confidence building exercises, and join in on various group hikes! This continuing education program is meant to support your dog's outdoor obedience and encourage you to gain an enriching lifestyle with your pup.

Our trainers will prepare you and your dog for hiking in various places. In this unique program, our trainers will teach your dog how to master their recall,engage in leave-it games, and how to walk the trails in your city. Train for the Trails is one of its kind and makes for a fun bonding time for you and your pet.

Have your dog explore different sceneries and experiences in and around the city, make new human and canine friends, and have your dog gain confidence through exercise. Advantages of our Train for the Trails program: · Be individually led by an expert trainer in canine development · Have your dog build their bond through enhanced partnership and communication · Keep your dog physically active while reducing the chance of injury · Maintain a physical and mental outlet for your dog that will keep your dog well rested and mentally healthy Achieve Venture Dog Training’s Adventure Dog Certificate by successfully achieving a number of guided paths that include hiking, camping, and paddle boarding.

To gain our official Adventure Dog Certificate, you and your dog must successfully complete at least 6 of our activities within one year. These can be mixed and matched as you choose. The dates of these will be listed on our site soon!

Prerequisite:
Exclusive for graduates of our Puppy Journey and Cityside Obedience or must pass an assessment from our trainer.

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Venture Games

Do you have a dog that needs to work on confidence-building or would you like to access your dog’s play drive through training? In our signature program, we turn your home into an indoor play dome.

In this fun and highly interactive course, you and your dog will develop the knowledge and skills of turning everyday life as a training opportunity. Whether your dog is fearful of new experiences or you’re looking to provide enrichment in your dog’s life, this course is for you!

In this program, you’ll receive a customized plan to reduce anxiety and improve confidence building behaviors in and out of your home. You and your dog will get to play new interactive games, gain confidence in learning how to turn your dog’s environment into an enriching experience, manage the household that sets your dog up for success, learn new training techniques that have your dog cue consent, and have your dog learn basic skills like sit, touch, and come when called.

Have your dog take on mental challenges to improve confidence, learn to run through, over, and under obstacles to improving their environmental awareness, learn how to become your dog’s obedience trainer and support coach to create a stronger bond, and enhance your knowledge of reading your dog’s body language. This 6-week course is meant to be fun, challenging, and comprehensive.

Prerequisite:
Must pass an assessment from our trainer.

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