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August Dog Training

Puppy 1st Grade with Suzy: Sundays at 2:30pm starting 8/25 $150
Calling all puppies and adolescents! This group dog training class will run for five Sundays at 2:30pm and is best suited for dogs 3-7 months old, the rabies vaccination is required at 4 months, along with Bordetella and DAPP. Come join us in Puppy 1st grade, where we begin the foundation for all things obedience. Puppies will learn basic on-leash obedience and socialization skills.  No previous training experience is required.  Call us to sign up! 801-467-6069

July Group Dog Training Classes

We’ve got some fun dog training classes in store for July.  Give us a call at (801)467-6069, email us at barleysreccenter@gmail.com or stop by to sign up!

Puppy 2nd Grade with Suzy: Sundays at 11:30am starting 7/21
Calling all puppies and adolescents! This class will run for five Sundays at 11:30a (still time for brunch) and is best suited for dogs 4-12 months old, as long as the rabies vaccination has been administered, along with Bordetella and DAPP. Come join us in Puppy 2nd grade, where we begin the foundation for all things obedience. Puppies will learn basic on-leash obedience in an interactive manner, while in the company of other puppies.  No previous training experience is required.

Basic Obedience with Suzy: Sundays at 1pm am starting 7/28
For dogs over 6 months old. This class will cover everything your dog needs to be the best they can be. Sit, down, stay, loose leash walking, recall, and more!

Pet CPR Training Class

Pet CPR & First Aid

June 22nd
11a-2pm $150
We all know our pets count on us to keep them safe. That’s why this class is perfect for all pet owners! The training is taught by lecture, demonstration and hands-on skill practice. Some of the topics highlighted in the four-hour program include Restraining Your Pet,  Pet CPR, Rescue Breathing, Choking Management, Wellness Assessment, Heat Injuries, Poisoning, Bleeding Protocols, Bites, Stings and Injury Assessment.

You will learn…

Pet CPR
Rescue Breathing
How to help your pet in a medical emergency.
The 3 things you should do for your pet every day.
ABC’s of Pet First Aid.
Assessing Your Pet’s Vitals
5 simple things you should START doing today to keep your pet healthy.
Snout-To-Tail Assessment
10 situations that require immediate veterinary care.
How to put together your own pet first aid kit.
Some of the topics highlighted in the four-hour program include the following:
Restraining Your Pet Pet CPR
Rescue Breathing Choking Management Wellness Assessment Heat Injuries Poisoning
Bleeding Protocols Bites and Stings Injury Assessment

The price of the class includes a student handbook. Upon successful completion, each participant will receive a certificate.
Space is limited, so sign up today!

Basic Obedience Dog Training Class

5 Week Group Dog Training Class with Suzy
$150

Basic Obedience
Starts June 2nd at 1pm
Each session lasts one hour

For dogs over 6 months old. This class will cover everything your dog needs to be the best they can be. Sit, down, stay, loose leash walking, recall, and more!

Call us to sign up (801)467-6069

 

Canine Nosework Dog Training Class: Special Spring Edition

Canine Nosework Dog Training Class: Special Spring Edition

Canine Nosework: Special Spring Edition

Following another fun-filled Easter holiday, now that the kids are done with their annual egg hunts, news has it that some of those pesky eggs have gone undiscovered. ;) Not to worry though, the dogs got this!
Join us at Barley’s for this special Spring Edition dog training workshop to prepare for our upcoming Spring Fling Search Competition! We will cover the basics of teaching your dog how to “Search!” by nose, using the same Spring themed items that will be used in our competition. This workshop is great for all dogs of any age, size or breed, no prior training required.
*Class requirements:
Human with dog
Dog with nose
*The Spring Edition Nosework class and The Spring Fling Search Competition are stand alone events, you can sign up for one or both, no prerequisites for either event!  Pre-registration is required for both events so call us at (801)467-6069 or send an email to training@swimatbarleys.com.
Nosework Class
Sunday, April 28th @ 4:15pm
$30
Search Competition
Sunday, May 5th @ 4:15pm
$15

February 2019 Dog Training Schedule

We have a few exciting dog training classes happening this month!  Give us a call to sign up at (801)467-6069. :)

  • Loose Leash Walking Workshop with Cierra

Saturday 2/23 at 2pm, $30 for 1 hour
Learn the tricks of the trade to help your dog walk more politely on leash! In our one hour Loose-Leash Walking Workshop, you will explore different “power steering” options that work for your dog and leave with a better loose-leash walker!

  • Nose Work with Suzy

Saturday 2/16 at 6pm, $30 for 1 hour
Come join us for this course designed to introduce Nose work, a new and increasingly popular sport in the canine community. The beauty of nose work is that dogs of any age and personality can participate and they all can benefit from nose work. Become more connected and learn how they “see” the world through their number one sense, smell! Combining training with fun and games, you will learn how to show your dog to track specific odors in varying difficulty and location, building on their natural instincts and teaching them that using their nose is fun.

  • Obedience 1.0 + intro CGC with Suzy
Sunday 2/17 at 10am $150, 1 hour for 5 weeks
All the goodness of Basic Obedience + CGC intro work. This will allow those who already took Basic Obedience to join the class with additional coursework and challenges – as well as invite those w/o prior training!
  • Obedience 2.0 with Suzy

Thursday 2/21 at 7pm, $150, 1 hour for 5 weeks
Advanced Skills/Canine Good Citizen Prep Class: Come join Suzy in a class designed to help you and and your dog take your skills to the next level. Building on commands they already know, this class will help prepare you to take the Canine Good Citizen Test, as well as develop the confidence to have your dog in dog friendly public places. Class is $150 for 5 weeks. All dogs will have the opportunity to test for the CGC, CCGA, or CGCU at the end of class. Test price is included in class fee.

  • Rocket Recall Workshop with Suzy
Monday 2/25 at 7 pm, $30 for 1 hour

We all know how important a reliable recall from your dog is in terms of safety, convenience and just good manners! Join us at Barley’s for our Rocket Recall training workshop, where you will learn how to use games and positive motivation strategies to encourage a reliable, “Rocket” recall each and every time!
What you will need for class:
* Standard collar or harness
* 4-6 foot leash (no retractable leashes)
* Treats (small, bite size)
January Group Dog Training Classes

January Group Dog Training Classes

Happy New Year!  We are ringing in the new year by teaching you the basics so you can have the best year ever with your furry BFF.  Take a peek at our January group dog training classes here:
Basic Obedience (Suzy)
January 5, 5-6 pm
5 weeks for $150
For dogs over 6 months old.  This class will cover everything your dog needs to be the best they can be. Sit, down, stay, loose leash walking, recall, and more!
Puppy Kindergarten for the Wee Ones (Cierra)
January 5, 2-3 pm
5 weeks for $150
Calling all small breed puppies (8 weeks-5 months)! Come join us for an amazing class that will cover all things you and your human need to know in order to raise a happy, balanced, and well-trained puppy. Topics covered include sit, down, stay, focus, loose-leash walking and more!
Call us at (801)467-6069, email us at barleysreccenter@gmail.com or stop by the facility to sign up!

Dog Training Schedule for Dec 2018

We’ve got just a few dog training classes lined up for December.  Stay tuned for a full schedule coming in 2019!
December 13, 7pm
$30
Feliz Naughty Dog Workshop; 1 Hour, Bring your dog!
 In this holiday themed workshop, Suzy will tackle the following tips and tricks to allow you to include your pup in the festivities:
 -Proper house Manners when guests arrive
-Keeping your dog safe from Holiday Hazards
-Keeping your gifts and tree chaos free
Pet CPR & First Aid
December 29, 2018
11AM $150
We all know our pets count on us to keep them safe. That’s why this class is perfect for all pet owners! The training is taught by lecture, demonstration and hands-on skill practice. Some of the topics highlighted in the four-hour program include Restraining Your Pet,  Pet CPR, Rescue Breathing, Choking Management, Wellness Assessment, Heat Injuries, Poisoning, Bleeding Protocols, Bites, Stings and Injury Assessment.

You will learn…

Pet CPR
Rescue Breathing
How to help your pet in a medical emergency.
The 3 things you should do for your pet every day.
ABC’s of Pet First Aid.
Assessing Your Pet’s Vitals
5 simple things you should START doing today to keep your pet healthy.
Snout-To-Tail Assessment
10 situations that require immediate veterinary care.
How to put together your own pet first aid kit.
Some of the topics highlighted in the four-hour program include the following:
Restraining Your Pet Pet CPR
Rescue Breathing Choking Management Wellness Assessment Heat Injuries Poisoning
Bleeding Protocols Bites and Stings Injury Assessment

The price of the class includes a student handbook. Upon successful completion, each participant will receive a certificate.
Space is limited, so sign up today!

 

Dog Training Schedule for Nov 2018

Our November dog training classes are starting up.  Call us at 801-467-6069 or email us at barleysreccenter@gmail.com to sign up!

5 Week Group Classes
$150

Basic Obedience
November 10th, 12pm
For dogs over 6 months old. This class will cover everything your dog needs to be the best they can be. Sit, down, stay, loose leash walking, recall, and more!

Puppy Kindergarten
November 13th, 7pm
Bring your new puppy to Barley’s to start them off on the right paw! Based on the AKC Puppy Star course, this 5 week-long class provides a whole lot of play time and socialization, with a little bit of training too. Puppies from 2-6 months of age are welcome to come, socialize, and learn how to play with other dogs under the supervision of our trainers!

1 Hour Workshops
$30 per session (or buy 4 sessions and pay $25 per workshop)

Nose Work
November 14th, 7pm
Come join us for this course designed to introduce Nose work, a new and increasingly popular sport in the canine community. The beauty of nose work is that dogs of any age and personality can participate and they all can benefit from nose work. Become more connected and learn how they “see” the world through their number one sense, smell! Combining training with fun and games, you will learn how to show your dog to track specific odors in varying difficulty and location, building on their natural instincts and teaching them that using their nose is fun.

House Manners 101
November 17th, 3pm
Learn the fine art of teaching your dog to mind their manners in this new 1-hour workshop. We’ll go over some of the most frustrating doggy no-no’s, such as: begging, barking, jumping on guests, and barging through doorways. Friends and neighbors will never dread visiting your home or saying hello to you on a walk, because your dog will know how to be a GOOD boy or girl!

Polite Greetings
November 21st, 7pm
Join us to learn some tricks to help your dog become a great greeter when people come over, and get some help to stop door rushing, jumping on guests and crowding the door.

Loose-Leash Walking
November 17th, 1pm
Learn the tricks of the trade to help your dog walk more politely on leash! In our one hour Loose-Leash Walking Workshop, you will explore different “power steering” options that work for your dog and leave with a better loose-leash walker!

Puppy Kindergarten-Play and Train
November 18th, 2pm and November 24th, 2pm

Bring your new puppy to Barley’s to start them off on the right paw! Based on the AKC Puppy Star course, this class provides a whole lot of play time and socialization, with a little bit of training too. Puppies from 5-9 months of age are welcome to come, socialize, and learn how to play with other dogs under the supervision of our trainers!

Call to reserve your spot today! 

Don’t forget about our other dog training options including Day Care Training, Swim and Train, Private Training and Board and Train. 

October Dog Training Schedule

Happy fall to you and your pups! If you are looking to get you dog back-to-school, this email is for you! Take a look at the exciting list of dog training classes, workshops and playgroups we will be offering in October, including our new board and train program while you are at it!

Workshops and Play Groups:

Each class will last one hour and costs $30.  Space is limited, so please call or email asap to reserve your spot. :)

Puppy Kindergarten Play Group (1 hour, bring your dog): Tuesday, 10/2 at 7 pm
Bring your new puppy to Barley’s to start them off on the right paw! Based on the AKC Puppy Star course, this class provides a whole lot of play time and socialization, with a little bit of training too. Puppies from 5-9 months of age are welcome to come, socialize, and learn how to play with other dogs under the supervision of our trainers!

Nervous Nelly Play Group (1 hour, bring your dog): Monday, 10/8 at 7 pm
Calling all shy dogs! In our Nervous Nelly playgroup, you will find ways to build confidence in your dog in order to draw them out of their shells and learn how to socialize safely in a controlled environment. From calming techniques to fun ways to build confidence and trust- you and your dog will leave with the tools to enhance your bond!

Puppy Kindergarten Play Group (1 hour, bring your dog): Wednesday, 10/10 at 7 pm
Bring your new puppy to Barley’s to start them off on the right paw! Based on the AKC Puppy Star course, this class provides a whole lot of play time and socialization, with a little bit of training too. Puppies from 5-9 months of age are welcome to come, socialize, and learn how to play with other dogs under the supervision of our trainers!

Loose-Leash Walking Workshop: Saturday, 10/13 at 12:15pm
Learn the tricks of the trade to help your dog walk more politely on leash! In our one hour Loose-Leash Walking Workshop, you will explore different “power steering” options that work for your dog and leave with a better loose-leash walker!

Ask the Trainer (1 hour, bring your dog): Saturday, 10/13 at 1:30pm
Take advantage of our one hour trouble-shooting session with Tanja.  Where you get to work on any training or behavioral challenges you are facing – from potty training to counter surfing and everything in between.  You bring the problem, she’ll provide the solution!

Pool Manners Workshop: Saturday, 10/20 at 11am-12 PM
Does your dog lose his mind when it is time to swim at Barley’s? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! Come to this workshop and work on your dog’s pool manners to make swimming at Barley’s an even more enjoyable experience!

Puppy Kindergarten Play Group (1 hour, bring your dog): Saturday, 10/20 at 12:15-1:15PM
Bring your new puppy to Barley’s to start them off on the right paw! Based on the AKC Puppy Star course, this class provides a whole lot of play time and socialization, with a little bit of training too. Puppies from 5-9 months of age are welcome to come, socialize, and learn how to play with other dogs under the supervision of our trainers!

Pet First Aid/CPR:  $150

Saturday, 10/6 12-4PM

*If you recruit 4 or more people to take a class with you, you get 15% off of your total! We can work around your schedule!

Barley’s is proud to introduce Pet First Aid and CPR training! We all know our pets count on us to keep them safe and that is why this class is perfect for all pet owners! The training is taught by lecture, demonstration and hands-on skill practice. Some of the topics highlighted in the four-hour program include Restraining Your Pet, Pet CPR, Rescue Breathing, Choking Management, Wellness Assessment, Heat Injuries, Poisoning, Bleeding Protocols, Bites, Stings and Injury Assessment

You will learn…

Pet CPR
Rescue Breathing
How to help your pet in a medical emergency.
The 3 things you should do for your pet every day.
ABC’s of Pet First Aid.
Assessing Your Pet’s Vitals
5 simple things you should START doing today to keep your pet healthy.
Snout-To-Tail Assessment
10 situations that require immediate veterinary care.
How to put together your own pet first aid kit.

Call or email us to sign up! (801)467-6069

 

Barley’s new Board and Train program

Going on a trip and want us to train your dog at the same time? Barley’s is now offering Board and Train options!

While you are away, your dog will reside in the home of our certified trainer, Tanja,  and her pack. During the stay, your dog will learn basic manners and obedience through the use of positive reinforcement based training. You will receive a daily report card of what your dog has accomplished, daily training lessons for your dog, written notes for all commands taught to your dog, and a follow-up training session when you pick your dog up so we can train you!

Our positive reinforcement training method is fast, effective, and transfers well from the trainer to you.

Special pricing through the end of the year!

Puppy Board and Train (for dogs up to 9 months) $100 per night, 4 night minimum (2019 rate is $125 per night)

Adolescent Dog Board and Train (for dogs 9 moths to 2 years) $120 per night, 4 night minimum (2019 rate is $135 per night)

Adult Dog Board and Train (for dogs over 2 years of age) $120 per night, 4 night minimum (2019 rate is $135 per night)

Special Needs Board and Train (for dogs with severe behavioral or aggression issues) $200 per night, 4 night minimum (2019 rate is $225 per night)

 Contact Tanja at training@swimatbarleys.com to discuss details, schedule a meet n greet and make arrangements for a reservation.

As always, keep us posted on any training needs and workshop ideas  you may have so we can add it to our next schedule!