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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 $175 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 ill come every Monday for 6 weeks to complete the class.  

Summer Manners Schedule

Start Date       Class Name          Time                Location                   Registration

Sat July 24.    Manners 2              11:30 am.      Palmer                        Open

                          Leash Walking      12:45 pm       Palmer                        Open (mini)

July 25 Sun      Manners 1               12:15 pm      Palmer                          Open

Aug 2 Mon      Manners 3                 4:30 pm       Palmer                         Open

                          Manners 1                 6 pm.             Palmer                        Open

Aug 3 Tue        Manners 1                 6 pm             Palmer                         Open

                           Manners 2               7:15 pm         Palmer                         Open

Aug 7                Manners 1                9 am              Palmer                        Open

Aug 15              Manners 1                6 pm              Plainfield                    Open

Aug 21             Manners 1                 6 pm             Palmer                          Open

                          Manners 2                7:15 pm        Palmer                         Open

Funny studio portrait of the puppy dog A

More Fun Classes for You & Your Dog!



AKC Tricks Class:  Learn new tricks and earn 3 AKC tricks titles in one 6 week class.  Fun for every training in your family!  
Wed 8/11 4:30 pm



AKC Scent Work Novice: looking for practice on the AKC Scent work skills?  Class meets 1:30 pm starting

Sunday 8/1

Agility for Fun:  Have you wanted to play agility games with your dog, but don't want to compete?  This is a just for fun class teaching obstacles and jumps for you to play with your dog.

Sat 7/17 12:45 pm