Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 7 PM - Informational meeting on Becoming a Therapy Dog Team.  Registration necessary due to COVID precautions




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Coming October 28th - 7 pm - Canine Good Citizen Class

ALL Students and Instructors are required to wear masks that fit properlyat all times in the building. Masks are to be placed on before entering. Masks will be available if needed for a $1 fee.
Hand sanitizers - All who enter the building are required to use hand sanitizer as they enter.

STUDENT ILLNESSES

DO NOT ATTEND IF YOU HAVE ANY ILLNESS even if you are not running a fever. If there is a possibility that you have been exposed to COVID-19 or if you are exhibiting any potential COVID-19 symptoms, please email me.

CAPACITY LIMITS & SOCIAL DISTANCING

Teams in classes are limited to one handler. No additional family members or friends.
Class size may be limited to insure safe distancing.
Classes may be outside when possible. Masks and social distancing are still required at outdoor classes.
Instructors will direct students in and out of the building to maintain social distancing. 
Students may not linger outside of the building by the entrance. It is not possibly for another student passing you on the sidewalk to maintain 6 feet of social distance due to the width of the sidewalk.
Any student registering for classes MUST respect that every individual has a different comfort level for social distancing. If a student asks you to step further away for them to traverse past into or out of the building, you MUST do so.
Students are encouraged to bring all their own supplies, within reason. This minimizes contamination. Each student should bring their own drinking water and bowl for their dog plus any supplies.
Instructors or assistants will disinfect all equipment used and door handles in between each class.
Digital scanning thermometers are available.

 

Prices

Private Lessons:

  • $75

 

Classes:  (classes are 6 sessions)

  • $150 ~  at the door/day of class 
  • $140 ~  register & pre-pay in advance by mail or paypal
  • $130 ~  current students who register & pre-pay before graduation


Visiting Pet

  • Pre-Screenings ~ Wednesday/Thursday by appointment
  • Classes - TBA


Pet Partners Evaluation: 

      * By appointment only



Bed, Bath, Biscuit & Beyond Boarding and Training Services

  • Boarding ~ $40-$75 per day
  • Boarding and Training ~ From $75 per day



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Tel: 845-635-8977


Click Below to Register for Classes!

Positive Paws is a full-service dog training school located in Dutchess County, NY. We have serviced the Hudson Valley area since 2000.

Our Mission
At Positive Paws, we assist owners in having a positive long-term relationships with their dogs.  Using humane, gentle (and fun!) training techniques with behavior modification, we help owners teach their dogs to be well-mannered family members.

Positive Paws Dog Training

Group and Private Classes:

  • Basic Obedience & Manners
  • Behavior Modification & Problem Solving
  • Canine Good Citizen
  • Therapy Dog Certification
  • Tricks 
  • Agility-4-Fun
  • Rally Obedience


Services: 

  • Temperament Testing
  • Behavior Analysis
  • CGC Evaluator
  • Pet Partners Evaluator
  • Animal Behavior College Authorized Mentor/Trainer