Training Packages

Private Lessons, Packages and Board & Train are available options from Ryker’s professional trainers.

There are times in life when training a dog is just better off left to the pros.  Whether you want your new puppy to have the best possible start in life with reliable housetraining skills, quality manners training to ensure good behavior at home and prevent future problems or you already are experiencing a behavior problem and require serious behavior modification to remedy an aggression problem – or you fall anywhere in between – we have caring, competent staff to care for your best friend and provide a personalized program to meet your needs.  Ryker Dog Training looks forward to partnering with you to improve your pet’s behavior long term!

  • Every Day Manners

    Every Day Manners is the perfect course to strengthen your dog’s practical social skills as well as develop a better working relationship between yourself and your dog. Here your dog will combine the basic “Sit”, “Stay” and “Come” with duration work in order to master the art of loose-leash walking, Waiting at doorways, ignoring distractions and other essential aspects of good behavior.

    Price: $600 for 5 private lessons scheduled with your trainer.

    You have 7 weeks from the purchase of your Every Day Manners training package to complete your 5 private lessons. If you do not complete your 5 private lessons within the 7 weeks, your training package will expire and you will forfeit your remaining lessons and balance.

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    Cancellation Policy

    We work very hard to meet the needs of our client’s busy schedules.  Should you need to cancel your lesson, please do so with at least 24 hours notice.  A notice less than 24 hours will require a $60 cancellation fee.

  • Beyond the Basics

    Now that your dog has completed basic obedience, we can work on more advanced life skills. This course will teach your dog to wait at the door with distractions, meeting and greeting people, good table manners and much more. This course can also be tailored to focus on any specific behavior issues you wish to address; such as barking, jumping or rushing the door.

    Price: $600 for 5 private lessons scheduled with your trainer.

    You have 7 weeks from the purchase of your Beyond the Basics training package to complete your 5 private lessons. If you do not complete your 5 private lessons within the 7 weeks, your training package will expire and you will forfeit your remaining lessons and balance.

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    Cancellation Policy

    We work very hard to meet the needs of our client’s busy schedules.  Should you need to cancel your lesson, please do so with at least 24 hours notice.  A notice less than 24 hours will require a $60 cancellation fee.

  • In-home Private Training

    Problems with dogs are usually defined as behavioral or obedience issues.  Obedience issues are generally addressed in our ‘Every Day Manners’ or ‘Beyond the Basics’ programs.  Behavioral issues are generally very specific.  When problems have already developed and you need assistance to determine the appropriate course of action, In-home private lessons are the way to go. If your dog has reactivity or aggression issues, they need to come through our Ruff Edges program.

    The following are just some of the typical behavior issues we address:

    • Barking
    • Pulling on Leash
    • Jumping
    • Fears/Phobias
    • Counter Surfing
    • Shyness/Under Socialization
    • Submissive Urination
    • Hyperactivity
    • Noise Sensitivity

    Pricing:

    3 Lesson Package $600 plus travel over 5 miles from our facility.
    5 Lesson Package $850 plus travel over 5 miles from our facility.

    * Rates may vary depending on severity of issue.

    Cancellation Policy

    We work very hard to meet the needs of our client’s busy schedules.  Should you need to cancel your lesson, please do so with at least 24 hours notice.  A notice less than 24 hours will require a $60 cancellation fee.

  • Board & Train

    A Board & Train is an option for solving a variety of problems. Your dog will live with one of our trainers and receive a customized training program.  Board & Train dogs live in the trainer’s home and often travel to work with them.  Training can happen more quickly because the “conversation” between the dog and trainer is very clear.  A Board & Train can be very helpful to jump start a dog’s training.

    A Board & Train is an option for:

    • Housetraining
    • Every day manners
    • Excessive Barking
    • Aggression
    • Separation Anxiety
    • Fears/Phobias
    • Resource Guarding
    • Shyness/Under Socialization
    • Submissive Urination
    • Reactivity
    • Hyperactivity
    • Touch Sensitivity

    Pricing:

    7 Day Puppy Board & Train – $1,150
    * Additional $25/day disinfecting fee if a puppy DOES NOT have all of their Parvo shots completed.
    14 Day (NO aggression/reactivity issues)$1,850
    14 Day (With aggression/reactivity issues)$2,850

    * Time required for specific problems will be determined and agreed upon by the trainer and the owner.

     

    Cancellation Policy

    We work very hard to meet the needs of our client’s busy schedules.  Should you need to cancel your Board & Train, please do so with a minimum of 2 weeks notice.  A notice of less than 2 weeks will result in a $500 cancellation fee.