Obedience Training
Location: All Classes Fairway Rec Center Training Yard.

Basic Obedience Training
  • Needed: 6 foot leash
  • This is an introductory class of basic obedience commands
  • Sit
  • Sit Stay
  •  Down
  • Down Stay
  • Heel
  • Leash Handling
  • About Turn
  • Wait

Beginning Obedience Training
  • Needed: 6 foot leash
  • Sit
  • Halts
  • Stand
  • Sit Stay
  • Slow Time
  • Stand Stay
  •  Down
  • Fast Time
  • Stand 4 Exam
  • Down Stay
  • Circle Right
  • Fronts
  • Attention
  • Circle Left
  • Finish
  • Heel
  • U-Turn
  • Turns in Place
  • Leash Handling
  • Come on leash
  • Give
  • About Turn
  • Recall
  • Long Line
  • Wait
  • Leave it
  • Random Walk

Intermediate Obedience Training
  • Prerequisite: Pass beginning obedience
  • Heel on loose leash
  • Stick jumping
  • Proper heel position
  • Walk through a crowd
  • Straight sits
  • Weaving in and out
  • Come w/sit in front [using boards]
  • Reaction to other dog
  • Figure 8
  • Fast energetic come
  • Forced down 
  • Long sit/down [out of sight]
  • Swing finish
  • Reaction to distraction
  • Excitement interaction
  • Supervised isolation 
  • Accepting a friendly stranger
  • Reinforce beg. obedience exercises

Advanced Obedience Training
This class is for those who wish to learn more above higher level obedience work. Proofing and added behaviors such as off leash work will be highlighted. (all off leash work will be done with one team at a time in the training ring). Requirement: previous attendance at the intermediate level or permission of the instructor (must show some proficiency with heeling patterns).