August 20, 2015

Private Sessions

Private dog training is an excellent way to ensure a great start for you and your new family member.  One-on-one support on your schedule.  What you want, when you want! Choose from one of our packages below or go “a la carte”. When to start? Right now of course.   Email Carol (carolthedogwalker@gmail.com) to book your first session.


Q & A Session with a Certified Professional Dog Trainer & Behaviour Consultant

For anyone who has questions, concerns, or is confused by conflicting advice, book a 90-min virtual chat session to get accurate, helpful and actionable advice. Perfect for new dog and puppy owners who need a bit of personal support; make your list!  Also a great add-on for anyone in a group class. Package price: $200 (includes 1 virtual session and appropriate wrap-up notes)


All about Puppies (for pups of 2-6 months) or Dealing with Adolescent Dogs (6 to 24 months)

Everything you need to know and all your questions answered.  Ditch the books and stop surfing the net!  We will cover it all together; how to live peacefully with a new pup, build the habits you want, and teach the skills you need.  In 7 sessions (virtual and in-person; sessions vary in length from 45 min-90 min), we will address management, house training, confinement (crate, pen, gates), skills, normal behaviours (like nipping!), habit formation, how dogs learn, and any special situations such as “kids & dogs” or multi-pet households. Package price: $1,160*.


Basic Good Manners

For dogs who are overwhelmed by a group class environment or for owners who want to achieve faster results on your own schedule.  This program is tailored specifically to your goals and needs.

In 7 sessions (virtual and in-person; sessions vary in length from 45 min-90 min), we will address management, confinement (crate, pen, gates), skills, habit formation, how dogs learn, door manners, relaxation, play, enrichment, and any behaviours that you would like to change.  Package price: $1,160*.

Can you teach an old dog a new trick? Of course you can!


Behaviour Consultation & Resolution Package

Identify the problem, determine it’s triggers and devise a rehabilitation plan that will work. Emphasis is on empowering you to change your dog’s unwanted behaviour and prevent future problems.

In your first session, we will meet virtually (90 min) to fully scope the issue and get you started on your personal training plan.  In your 2 follow up sessions (virtual or in-person; each session is 45-60 min),  we address any issues, problems, and trouble spots as well as review and build any needed skills. Package price: $540*.


Not sure what you need? Book as you go!

If there is something you would like to fix or improve; a quirky behaviour that is bothering you; or something new you would like to learn, this “A la Carte” option is for you!

Book an initial consultation where we will meet virtually (90 min) to fully scope the issue and get you started on your personal training plan.  In your 1 follow up session (virtual or in-person, 45-60 min),  we address any issues, problems, trouble spots as well as review and build your skill. Cost of $370*.

And, yes, in case you are wondering, you definitely can teach an old dog a new trick; or a young dog an old trick; or any dog any trick for that matter!


Skill Improvement: You choose the skill!

Review, polish and perfect a skill.  Recall? Yes! Leash Walking? Definitely! A few new tricks?  Of course because you definitely can teach an old dog a new trick; or a young dog an old trick; or any dog (almost) any trick for that matter!

Book an initial consultation where we will meet virtually (90 min) to get you started on your personal training plan.  In your follow up session (virtual or in-person, 45-60 min),  we address any issues, problems, trouble spots as well as review and build your skill. Cost of $370*.


*All sessions, consultations and packages may be virtual, by phone, or “in person” and are non-refundable. Transfer among services (private or group classes) is permitted under certain conditions. All sessions of any package must be completed within 6 months from the initial session.  All prices listed above include HST.