TRAINING

Our head trainer, Sandy Addona, is a force free trainer with a mission to spread humane and gentle training.  We offer a range of training options from private in home, group classes, and 1-1 training while your dog is at daycare. 

We aim to provide you and your dog with the best way to achieve your goals even after training sessions. Our focus is to not only train your dog, but educate owners with the skillset to communicate with their dogs and live their best life together here in Brooklyn!

Contact us to schedule private sessions. Group classes are offered as a 6-week series to build repetition and confidence in your dog. Various packages are available to customize your training needs.

Private Training

In Home Lessons

This training services offers you private 1-1 lessons at home or in your surrounding neighborhood. Work on specific skills together with our trainer using positive and humane training methods. Package available to purchase after initial consultation appointment. 

  • Initial Consultation Session - 90 Minutes $150
  • Single Session - 60 Minutes $150
  • 5-Pack $712.5
  • 10 Pack $1,350

HI-BK Lessons

This training service is to further enhance your dog’s experience while in daycare. Our trainer will work with your dog on your specific training goals here at HI-BK. Offers convenience for your busy lifestyle. Let us do the hard work for you! 

  • Single Session - 60 Minutes $120
  • 5-Pack $570
  • 10 Pack $1,080

Group Classes

Puppy Classes

Puppy class is a great way to learn new skills, socialize your pup, and work around distractions. Class will include puppy play and training with owner. Training will be a mixture of manners, which can be various cues – such as sit, down, stay, come and impulse control exercises. The focus will be on learning how to communicate with your puppy and understand how they think and learn. This class will also teach you to read your dog’s behavior during play, their motivators and positive reinforcement techniques. We group classes based on age and skill set. Our all-levels group puppy class is for pups 5.5 months and younger. We also offer a session for pups 6 months – 1 years old new to group training.

If your pup excels in our all-levels series, your pup may move to the advanced class series. The main purpose for our continuous classes is to take what was taught in puppy class and make it more challenging with increased criteria and distractions. New tricks or simple agility tasks will be added on. If weather is permitting, classes will include outdoor work.

  • 6-Week Series $400

Combination Packages

Package series  must be purchased prior to the start of class to secure your spot. Classes are non-refundable and make up sessions are not available. Due to Covid, we are currently limiting our group classes to be up to 4-6 clients per session. One owner per pup is allowed to be in the class area during training. Please follow Covid safety measures accordingly. 

Vaccine Requirements

The health and safety of each of our dogs are very important to us. All dogs must have current vaccinations for the following:

  • Rabies
  • DHPP/DA2PP
  • Bordetella
  • Canine Influenza H3N2/H3N8
  • Leptospirosis
  • Negative Fecal Exam (for puppies 6 months or younger only)

Certification from a veterinarian is required from each of our guests before admittance can be allowed. If your dog requires an updated vaccination please make arrangements for the vaccination to be administered no less than 2 weeks before any service is scheduled. Your dog must also be on a heartworm & flea and tick preventative.

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