DOG TRAINING

Our Wonder Dog training courses are designed to bring out the best in your pet dog or new rescue dog!
Our foundation 4-week training courses are perfect for adult dogs (8 months+) with no previous training (or just home-schooled basics) who would benefit from learning good manners and canine life skills.  We also welcome new rescue dogs and their owners - training is a great confidence booster for your new dog and starts you both on the road to developing a strong bond. 

Our experienced, friendly and dedicated trainers will guide you through the courses with clear, hands-on instruction, weekly teaching material and homework sheets throughout the courses.  Email and telephone support is available to all our students.

PLEASE NOTE:

DUE TO COVID RESTRICTIONS ONLY 2 FAMILY MEMBERS OVER 10yrs PER DOG ARE PERMITTED TO ATTEND OUR POST-COVD COURSES FOR SOCIAL DISTANCING REASONS - THIS MEANS 1 HANDLER AND 1 SPECTATOR

 **MASKS ARE MANDATORY**

WONDER DOG BASIC FAMILY DOG TRAINING - 4 x 1hr weekly classes


 

Its NEVER too early or late to begin training your dog to become a well-mannered canine citizen!  

- Sit, Down, Stand, Wait, Stay, Leave-It/Take it, Drop, Go to Mat, Settle

- Hand-signals & verbal cues

- Fading food lures
- Reliable Recall

- Managing & improving Loose-lead walking

- For dog-friendly dogs over 8 months
- Manage problem behaviours like jumping, counter surfing, running off etc
- Training boosts SHY dogs confidence

 

PLEASE NOTE: REACTIVITY/AGGRESSION IN DOGS IS NOT ADDRESSED IN THIS GROUP CLASS. See our Reactive Rover 3-part private course below 

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age10 months+  (at course commencement date)

pre-requisitefull vaccinations including canine cough​ vaccination

location: Wonder Paws Dog Park, Beech Hill Allotments, Scalp Road, Enniskerry MAP HERE

duration:  4 x 1hr weekly classes 

price: €149 per dog - JUST 4 DOGS PER CLASS (2 family members over 10yrs (1 handler & 1 spectator) allowed under Covid safety guidance - MASKS ARE MANDATORY AT OUR CLASSES)

Loose Lead Walking 60min Practical Training Session at your own home location

Many many owners experience the frustration of setting out for a nice walk with your dog but instead endure an unpleasant, arm-pulling experience that is uncomfortable for both owner and dog. For some owners, the problem is so bad, it leads to our companion dogs not being exercised and socialized sufficiently which may lead to more behavior problems, or worse, surrender to the pound or rescue.

Our 60-minute intensive training session will give you & your dog the practical skills required to develop and progress loose-lead walking together. 

 

Topics:
- Exercise & Socialisation
- Motivation & Rewards
- Practical Loose-lead techniques
- Loose-lead walking with distractions
- Useful Loose-lead equipment 

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dog's age:  all ages welcome

 

pre-requisite:  A healthy, non-reactive, human-friendly dog*  

*reactivity is addressed in our 3-part course, see details below

price: €75

Our Private Consult service is now

BOOKED OUT till w/c 31st August

REACTIVE ROVER DOG TRAINING & REACTIVE
MANAGEMENT COURSE 


This unique course is designed for dog-reactive dogs & their owners. Helps owners to understand and recognise body-language and fear behaviours, teaches management skills for owners & steady desensitization to other dogs using positive reward based methods, with real life scenarios:


- 3 x  private 75min practical classes with our trainer and your dog
- Obedience exercises to improve reactive management

- Muzzle Training if required

- Gradual de-sensitisation to other dogs
- Classes are on a 1:2:1 basis with our specialist trainer

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age:  8 months+  (at course commencement date)

pre-requisite:  full vaccinations including kennel cough​

duration:  3 x 75min private sessions

price: €295 per dog (max 2 adult handlers per dog)

Our Private Consult service is now

BOOKED OUT till w/c 31st August

WONDER PAWS DOG TRAINING GIFT VOUCHERS
The BEST gift you can buy a new Dog Owner!


Its quick and easy, just click the button below to purchase and we will email your Gift Voucher without delay!  The beneficiary simply contacts us to book via phone or email.

 

Wonder Paws - Puppy School​ & Family Dog Training, Enniskerry

Wonder Paws Grooming Shed, Festina Lente Gardens, Old Connaught Avenue, Bray

 

OUR TRAINING LOCATION:

- Wonder Paws Dog Park, Beech Hill Allotments, Enniskerry

 

  • Training in South Dublin/Wicklow enquiries 087 6879 679  

woof@wonderpaws.ie

  • Grooming 087 1020022

grooming@wonderpaws.ie

  • Dog Exercising 087 4344076

dogwalking@wonderpaws.ie

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