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Manners Classes


  • We train using positive reinforcement and a Marker system

  • Classes are limited in size to provide lots of individual attention

  • All Instructors are Certified and Experienced in the subject they teach

  • We use harnesses, martingale collars, flat collars, leashes and/or gentle leaders if needed in classes

  • PA COVID Guidelines followed.  No more than 10 people in a classroom at a time, masks must be worn, sanitizer available

  • Classes meet for an hour a week for 6 weeks unless otherwise noted

  • We offer classes at our Palmer Studio, noted in blue or our Resort, Studio, noted in green.

                                                                                                                  Refund Policy:  No refunds are given after the first day of class.

                                                                                                                   Snow Cancellations are noted on our Facebook Page @letsspeakdog

The Manners Flextime Program:  Obedience for the Family Dog

Our Manners Program offers 5 levels of skills training for your dog with built in flexibility for your schedule and a pace option for successful training of any dog. Set in a games/interactive format, our Manners Program develops strong skills and a deep bond between you and your dog. Move up through the levels and earn your dogs AKC Canine Good Citizen Title, prepare for Therapy Dog testing or continue to Lev 4 and earn your dog's AKC Advanced Canine Good Citizen Title.   

Orientation for Manners 1 is now online!  Orientation is for Manners 1 only.  A course code will be sent upon registration.  Class cost is $200 starting 1.1.22 and meets for an hour a week for 6 weeks. Flex time includes an extra week if needed for missed classes.  

Dates are START DATES:  For example, Date is 1/1/2021 Mon, the class will start on Mond 1.1, and you will come every Monday for 6 weeks to complete the class.  

Winter Schedule

Manners Classes

Location:  Palmer

3143 William Penn Highway


Wed 12/29 6 pm

Manners 1 Flex

 7:15 pm 

Manners 2

Mon 1/3  6 pm 

Manners 1 Flex

Friday Jan 14th 7:15 pm

Manners 2

Sat 1/15
Manners 1 9 am

Manners 2 11:30 am

Tuesday Jan 11th

Manners 3

Manners 1 1/19 4 pm

Other  Fun Classes

Minis-3 or 4 week classes

Loose Leash Walking

3 week mini

Friday Jan 14th 4 pm

Manners Classes

Location:  The Resort

616 Youngs Hill Rd


Thurs 1/6 6 pm-FULL

Manners 1 Flex

Saturday 1/8 10:15 am-FULL

Manners 1

11:30 am

Manners 3

Sunday 1/9

Manners 1

12:15 pm

Other Fun Classes

Fit Dog 1

4 week mini

Monday Dec 27 4 pm

K9 Connection:  Engagement Class

Sunday Jan 9th 2:45 pm

4 week mini FULL