any dog 4-1/2 months and older. we cover the basics such as sit, down, stay, come, owner attention, walking on a loose leash and fun learning games.dogs obtained from animal services receive a $5.00 discount.
Intermediate Group/ 6 Week Course
this class is for any graduate of our puppy or beginning group class. we learn to expand on the basics with more focus on working off leash and working further distances. we add more distractions and learn targeting. we play a lot of learning games!
individuals and families who desire specialized training designed for more specific needs. a more flexible schedule is offered for behavior problems such as: aggression, fears, phobias, separation anxiety, or simply basic commands with a one-on-one focus. we use scientific procedures such as classical conditioning and counter conditioning to modify the behavior of aggressive/fearful dogs. it is critical not to use harsh training methods for a dog displaying aggressive/fearful behavior! it makes them more aggressive or fearful!hr for in- home training in the olympia area. please call for rates out of the olympia area.
Day Camp & Train
drop your dog off in the morning on your way to work, pick him up after work!your dog will be exercised and trained during the day.please call for rates.
our company was established in 1994 and has been responsible for providing REWARD-BASED training and canine behavior classes in the Olympia, Washington area. About Face K-9 Academy's focus is to train our best friends in the most up-to-date, positive, efficient manner available. Education is the most powerful training tool needed in dog class. Rachelle Bailey, CPDT owner/trainer,believes there is no reason to use harsh out of date training methods of yesterday. About Face K-9 Academy USES TRAINING METHODS THAT FOCUS ON WHAT THE DOG IS DOING RIGHT! without the use of forceful methods such as alpha rolls, ear pinches, etc. The results are dogs who are happy to work with their owners not fearful of harmful corrections.