Life Long Companion - Obedience Training
Location: All Classes Fairway Rec Center Training Yard.


LEVEL 1:  PUPPY CLASS / FAMILY MANNERS
 
Basic manners. Markers, attention, sits, down (lie down), come when called, walking on a leash without pulling, leave it, place, collar grabs, home manners during mealtime, greeting guests, waiting at doorways/getting out of car, relaxation, release, head to toe exams, husbandry skills.  
 
LEVEL 2:  AKC CANINE GOOD CITIZEN PLUS
 
Must have passed BFDC Level I class or have privately demonstrated ability to enroll.  All skills covered in Level I will be refreshed, plus intro to behavior training skills (i.e. shaping, luring, capturing, presentation of novel items, attention and relationship, trick training).
 
At the end of the class session, the dog should:
 
- Accept a friendly stranger
- Sit politely for petting
- Allow handler to brush from head to toe, examine ears, teeth.  Be well groomed
- Allow handler to demonstrate a collar grab
- Go to place and stay until released
- Walk on loose leash with the handler
- Walk though a standing crowd
- Walk though a sitting crowd
- Sit on cue
- Down on cue
- Come when called after being left at 20 paces
- Not react when two handlers meet and greet
- Not react to noise and movement distraction
- Allow supervised separation