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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.  

Fall Manners Schedule

Start Date       Class Name            Time                  Location                   Registration  

Oct 28 Thurs         Manners 1       6 pm                  Plainfield                        Full

Oct 31 Sun             Manners 1      12:15 pm             Palmer                            Open
                                Manners 2.     2:45 pm              Palmer                            Open

Nov 1 Mon       Leash Walking     4 pm                  Palmer                            Open (3 week mini)

Nov 4 Thurs.         Manners 1       9:30 am.           Plainfield                        Open

                           Recall Mini          10:45 am           Plainfield                        Open

Nov 6 Sat               Manners 3       11:30 am           Palmer                             Open

                          Agility for Fun.     12:30 pm.         Plainfield                        Open

Nov 8 Mon             Manners 1       6 pm                   Palmer                            FUll

Nov 9 Tues            Manners 2      7:15 pm.              Palmer                            Open

Nov 10 Wed           Manners 1      6 pm                    Palmer                             Full

Nov 20 Sat             Manners 1.    9 am                   Palmer                              Open
Nov 30 Tues          Manners 1      6 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 4:30 pm 

Puppy Parkour 2

For all age dogs, Parkour is urban agility, no special equipment needed!  Great for exercise, fun and teaching fun new skills.

Wed 10/27 7:15 pm 



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

Sunday 9/26 1:30 pm FULL

Puppy Ninjas:  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.

Monday 1 pm 10/11