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Dog Training

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The Pet’s Home is pleased to offer dog training services including disobedient dog training, doggy day camp training, and our most used service: puppy training. Our goal is to help your pets learn new skills that you’ll be able to implement at home. We aim to teach pet’s parents to break their own bad habits, as well. This allows your pets to have consistency and eliminates confusion between training.

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Unleashing Excellence

Dog Training Services at Our Oswego, Illinois Daycare and Boarding Facility

In the heart of Oswego, Illinois, our daycare and boarding facility stands as a haven for furry companions, providing not just a temporary home away from home but also a comprehensive suite of dog training services. At our facility, we understand that a well-trained dog is a happy dog, and a happy dog means satisfied owners. In this detailed exploration, we delve into the various aspects of our dog training services, designed to nurture a strong bond between pets and their owners. Contact us for dog training prices.

Understanding Canine Behavior

Our approach to dog training is grounded in a deep understanding of canine behavior. Dogs, like humans, thrive on positive reinforcement and structured environments. Our professional trainers are well-versed in the intricacies of dog psychology, allowing them to tailor training programs to individual needs. Whether a puppy in need of basic obedience or an older dog with specific behavioral challenges, we cater to all ages and breeds.

Training Programs

  1. Puppy Training: Welcoming a new puppy into your home is an exciting yet challenging experience. Our specialized puppy training program focuses on essential obedience commands, socialization, and addressing common puppy behaviors such as chewing and housebreaking. We emphasize positive reinforcement to build a strong foundation for lifelong learning.
  2. Basic Obedience: For dogs of all ages, basic obedience training is the cornerstone of a well-behaved pet. Our trainers work on commands like sit, stay, come, and leash walking, instilling discipline while maintaining a positive and enjoyable learning environment. These fundamental skills are crucial for a harmonious relationship between pets and their owners
  3. Advanced Training: Beyond the basics, our advanced training programs are tailored to challenge and stimulate dogs mentally and physically. These sessions include off-leash training, agility training, and advanced obedience commands. It’s an excellent option for those looking to enhance their dog’s skills and strengthen the bond between owner and pet.
  4. Behavior Modification: Understanding that every dog is unique, our behavior modification programs address specific issues such as aggression, anxiety, or excessive barking. Through careful assessment, our trainers create personalized plans to modify undesirable behaviors, replacing them with positive alternatives. This approach helps dogs overcome challenges and lead more fulfilling lives.

Training Methods

Our training methods prioritize positive reinforcement, using rewards such as treats, praise, and play to motivate and encourage dogs. We believe that building a positive association with learning results in happier, more confident pets. Additionally, our trainers employ science-based, force-free techniques that prioritize the well-being of the dogs and strengthen the human-animal bond.

Facility Features

  1. Enrichment Activities: Beyond formal training sessions, our facility incorporates enrichment activities into the daily routine. Mental stimulation is essential for a well-rounded dog, and our trainers ensure that dogs engage in activities that challenge and entertain, promoting a healthy and happy lifestyle.
  2. Regular Progress Updates: We understand the importance of keeping owners informed about their pet’s progress. Regular updates and communication from our trainers ensure that owners are actively involved in their dog’s training journey. This transparency builds trust and reinforces our commitment to the well-being of every dog in our care.

Specialized Training for Your Dog

In Oswego, Illinois, our daycare and boarding facility goes beyond providing a safe haven for dogs; we strive to enhance the lives of our furry friends through expert training services. Our programs are designed to cater to the diverse needs of dogs and their owners. With a focus on positive reinforcement, we take pride in shaping well-behaved and contented dogs. Unleash excellence in your pet’s life through our comprehensive dog training services.

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Pick up and drop off

We also offer you pet pick-up and drop-off services for busy parents, saving you time and adding convenience.

Pet Taxi – Call 815-254-1166


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