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Greetings! Discover what our previous and present customers think about Dominion K9. Contact us now for your training requirements!

FAQs

General Inquiries

What training methods do you use? 

Our personalized training is tailored to meet your dog's unique needs, with a focus on positive and negative reinforcement, play, food, and games to teach new behaviors and address unwanted ones. We prioritize effective communication and strive for optimal results with minimal conflict. Contact us for more information!

 

Do you offer group classes or private training?

For now we only offer private training. 

 

How much does your training cost?

Please check Prices and Plan page for more details. 

 

Can any dog be trained?

With patience and reinforcement training, most dogs can be trained to learn basic commands and good manners. Even stubborn breeds or older dogs can develop new skills. The key is to find the right training method that motivates your dog. 

How to become a dog trainer?

If you're interested in becoming a dog trainer, the best way is to find a trainer like and become an apprentice. There are a few organizations such as CCPDT, APDT, ABC, etc. that offer some type of accreditation to trainers. While this can provide assurance to consumers, there is little or no oversight of these organizations and how they operate. It up to you to decide if the organization is run by good, knowledgeable people who want to maintain the highest standards for dog trainers, or people who are just in it the money.

How to train a reactive dog?

Train reactive dogs with desensitization. Reward calm behavior. Work with a professional trainer for safety.

Client and Dog Information

Is my dog too old for training?

NO! Old dogs can learn new tricks. Dogs are innately good learners. They are naturally inquisitive and are eager to grasp new experiences. In fact, if a dog is awake, he is learning.

 

What can I expect from the first training session?

Depends on your and your dogs training needs. Majority of time, will start with teaching a dog to walk on a loose leash. We will also work on communication, to eliminate confusion and establish clarity. 

 

Do you offer behavior consultations?

Yes, Dominion K9 offers first consultation without any charge. 

How much is dog training?

The cost of dog training can vary depending on the type of training location, and experience of the trainer. It's important to research and compare different trainers to find the best fit for you and your furry friend.

How to potty train a dog from a shelter?

Potty training a shelter dog can be challenging, but with patience and consistency, it can be done. Establish a routine for feeding and taking your dog outside, use positive, and clean up accidents promptly.

Are dogs allowed on the go train?

Yes, dogs are allowed on the GO train, but there are restrictions. Check GO Transit website for the pet policy.

Additional Considerations

How long does it take to train a dog?

Depends on the dog and owner. With our 8 session package you'll start seeing results after first couple sessions. 

If you’d like more information about us, get in touch today!

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