2022
BEGINNING & INTERMEDIATE
CLASS SCHEDULES

JUNE - JULY - AUG
4-week session 1.5 hours, once per week - $150 for Beginning - $135 for Intermediate  
$255 for both classes when you choose the Off on the Right Paw discount pkg! 

GROUP CLASSES:
Dogs with aggression / reactivity to dogs or people are not appropriate for group classes.

Private lessons and behavior consultations are available.

Level 1 - Beginning
Entry level classes for puppies, adolescents & adult dogs who have not attended a previous class.  Choose which class based on the age of your dog when the class begins.

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Level 2 - Intermediate Prep
Second level classes for puppies, adolescents & adult dogs who have completed a beginning level class at Diamonds in the Ruff or other group class at an approved positive reinforcement school.

Level 3 - Advanced

Go here for the schedule of advanced classes.

CHOOSE YOUR BEGINNING CLASS BASED ON THE AGE OF YOUR DOG
Preschool (under 4 1/2 months),   Kindergarten (under 6 months),   Headstart (6 months or over)

Main Classroom: Northside - 3400 N. Monroe    |    South Hill - Prairie Dog 5608 S. Regal

 

IN-PERSON GROUP CLASSES:

Registrations are OPEN!
Page is updated by hand and may not reflect actual availability.  Available spots are filled in the order registrations are received.

Private lessons and behavior consults are also available. 

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North monroe

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LEVEL 1 - BEGINNING CLASSES
$150 / 4 week session

(scroll down for Level 2 - Intermediate Prep)

Classes marked in grey are full.  

PUPPY CLASSES
PUPPIES - under 6 months

(Yes, preschool age pups may attend Puppy K):

 Monday Puppy Preschool - 4 1/2 mo & under  

Carol Byrnes, CPDT & Dana Byrnes, CPDT

June 6-27 - 6:00-7:30PM - FULL

July 11-Aug 1 - 6:00-7:30PM - 3 spots

Aug 8-29, 6:00-7:30PM - 6 spots

Tuesday Puppy K - under 6 mo

Dana Byrnes, CPDT & Carol Byrnes, CPDT

June 7-28 - 7:30-9:00PM - FULL

July 12-Aug 2 - 7:30-9:00PM - FULL

Aug 9-30 - 7:30-9:00PM

Wednesday DAYTIME Beginning - all ages 

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA  & Michelle Brady

June 8-29 - 11:00-12:30PM - FULL

July 13-Aug 3 - 11:00AM-12:30PM -2 spots

Aug 10-31 - 11:00-12:30PM - 6 spots

 

Friday Puppy K - under 6 mo 

Travis Byrnes, CPDT & Arielle Dykes

June 3-24 - 4:00-5:30PM - FULL

July 15-Aug 5 - 4:00-5:30PM - 5 spots

Aug 12-Sept 2 - 4:00-5:30PM - 6 spots

Saturday Puppy K - under 6 mo 

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA & Michelle Brady

July 16-Aug 6 - 3:00-4:30PM - 5 spots

Aug 13-Sept 3 - 3:00-4:30PM - 6 spots

 

Sunday Puppy K - under 6 mo 

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA & Michelle Brady

June 5-26 - 1:00-2:30PM - FULL

June 5-26 - 3:00-4:30PM - FULL

 

BASIC TRAINING

ADOLESCENTS & ADULTS - 6 months & over:

Wednesday DAYTIME Beginning - all ages 

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA & Michelle Brady

June 8-29 - 11:00-12:30PM - FULL

July 13-Aug 3, 11:00AM-12:30PM - 2 spots

Aug 10-31, 11:00AM-12:30PM - 6 spots

 

Wednesday Headstart - 6 mo & over 

Arielle Dykes & Hayley Jewell

June 8-29 - 6:00-7:30PM - FULL

July 13-Aug 3, 6:00-7:30PM - FULL

Aug 10-31, 6:00-7:30PM - 6 spots

Thursday Headstart - 6 mo & over 

Diane Baker & Michelle Brady

June 9-30 - 7:30-9:00PM - FULL

July 14-Aug 4 - 7:30-9:00PM - 2 spots

Aug 11-Sept 1 - 7:30-9:00PM - 5 spots

Saturday Headstart - 6 mo & over 

Travis Byrnes, CPDT & Michelle Brady

June 4-25 - 11:00-12:30PM - FULL

Vicki Barker & Michelle Brady

July 16-Aug 6 - 11:00AM-12:30PM - 3 spots

Travis Byrnes, CPDT & Michelle Brady

Aug 13-Sept 3 - 11:00AM-12:30PM - 5 spots 

Sunday Headstart - 6 mo & over 

Arielle Dykes & Sarah Bollig-Dorn

June 5-26 - 11:00AM-12:30PM - FULL

Dakota Eckenroth & Sarah Bollig-Dorn

July 10-31 - 11:00AM-12:30PM - 4 spots

Aug 7-28 - 11:00AM-12:30PM - 6 spots

Don't wait to pay for your class!

You may pay via Paypal, or send or drop off check or cash to 3400 N. Monroe, 99205

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Georgie

Download your vet permission slip here

Take this form to your veterinarian for signature and bring it with you to class.  OR you may call your vet clinic to see if they keep a blank on hand.  They may scan or snap a pic with a cell phone and email it to ditr.training@gmail.com.

Don't wait until the last minute to get your vet slip signed!

How Early Can My Puppy Begin?

Dogs from Preschool, Kindergarten and Headstart ALL go on to Intermediate Prep as their next class.  See schedule below!

SCROLL DOWN FOR LEVEL 2
INTERMEDIATE PREP SCHEDULE

 

The 2022 Schedule is a work in progress.

Keep checking back for future classes!

Beginning classes

AT PRAIRIE DOG

South Hill classroom

Prairie Dog Pet Mercantile, 5608 S. Regal

If you don't see the class you need, check the N side schedule.  We do keep a waiting list.

Monday Beginning Puppy - all ages

Dakota Eckenroth

June 6-27 - 11:00AM-12:30PM - FULL

 

Tues Pdog Puppy K - under 6 mo   

Allison Miller & Travis Byrnes, CPDT

June 7-28, 5:30-7:00PM - FULL

July 12-Aug 2, 5:30-7:00PM - 5 spots

Aug 9-30, 5:30-7:00PM - 6 spots

Weds Pdog Headstart - 6 mo & over

Vicki Barker & Allison Miller

June 8-29 - 4:00-5:30PM - FULL

July 13-Aug 3, 4:00-5:30PM - 2 spots

Aug 10-31, 4:00-5:30PM - 6 spots

Thurs Pdog Daytime Puppy K - under 6 mo 

Amy Barker & Allison Miller 

July 14-Aug 4, 9:00-10:30AM - 5 spots

Dakota Eckenroth & Allison Miller 

Aug 11-Sept 1, 9:00-10:30AM - 6 spots

 

Scroll down for Level 2
Intermediate Prep

 

PAY FOR
YOUR CLASS

Please note: You may mail or drop off check or cash to 3400 N. Monroe or pay via Paypal below:

LEVEL 1

Beginning class                                      $150

Puppy or Headstart - includes free download of  the What is My Dog Saying body language lecture.

Beginning  - repeat student                $135

$15 off if you already have a handbook

Beginning - two dogs, same family   $285

($15 off - one handbook)

LEVEL 2

Intermediate Prep class                      $135

For dogs who have completed a beginning class

Discount Packages

 

Off on the Right Paw package            $255

1 Beginning & 1 Intermediate - 8 wks 

The Whole Shebang                              $365

1 Beginning, 1 Intermediate, & 1 Advanced

12 wks of training

Other amounts not listed above 
(enter amount)

 

LEVEL 2 - InterMEDIATE PREP
North monroe

(for beginning class grads)

If you previously registered for a class package,
please email to be sure you have selected your next class date and time.

$135 / 4 wk session
Must have completed a Level 1 class
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Monday Prep - 7:30-9:00PM

Carol Byrnes, CPDT & Dana Byrnes, CPDT

June 6-27 - FULL

July 11-Aug 1 - 4 spots

Tuesday Prep - 6:00-7:30PM
Dana Byrnes, CPDT & Carol Byrnes, CPDT

June 7-28 - 1 spot

July 12-Aug 2 - 5 spots

Aug 9-30 - 4 spots

Wed DAYTIME Prep - 1:00-2:30PM

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA  & Michelle Brady

June 8-29 - 1 spot

July 13-Aug 3 - 5 spots

Aug 10-31 - 6 spots

Wednesday PM Prep  - 7:30-9:00PM

Arielle Dykes & Hayley Jewell

June 8-29 - 1 spot

July 13-Aug 3 - 4 spots

Aug 10-31 - 5 spots

Saturday Prep - 1:00-2:30PM  

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA & Michelle Brady

June 4-25 - 1 spot

July 16-Aug 6 - 3 spots

Aug 13-Sept 3 - 5 spots

Sunday afternoon Prep - 1:00-2:30PM

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA & Lindsay Bryson

July 10-31 - 5 spots
 

Sunday afternoon Prep - 3:00-4:30PM

Taryn Winegardner, IAABC-ADT, CPDT-KA & Lindsay Bryson

Aug 7-28 - 5 spots

LEVEL TWO -
INTERMEDIATE PREP

AT PRAIRIE DOG

South Hill classroom

Prairie Dog Pet Mercantile,
5608 S. Regal

Weds Pdog  - Prep Class

Vicki Barker & Allison Miller

June 8-29 - 6:00-7:30PM - FULL

July 13-Aug 3, 6:00-7:30PM - 3 spots

Thurs Pdog Daytime Prep Class 

Dakota Eckenroth & Allison Miller 

July 14-Aug 4, 11:00-12:30PM - 5 spots

Finishing School

Vicki Barker & Allison Miller
Aug 10-31-6:00-7:30PM - 6 spots

LEVEL 2
Intermediate Prep class                       $135

For dogs who have completed a beginning class