All of our training programs begin with a free evaluation of your dog so we can start off on the right paw! At CR Shepherds we want both a happy dog and family. Not only do we train your dog, but we train you and your family as well. All courses are finalized with a thorough course for you and your dog. We also encourage any and all questions at anytime for the rest of time. We enjoy bonding with our clients, building great relationships based off our passion, dogs.
Our puppy board and train program gives your puppy the best start to life. Especially with first time dog owners, the biggest mistakes are commonly made during your puppies first month with you. Starting off on the right foot can avoid an enormous amount behavior problems later on down the road. During our puppy program we keep owners updated with pictures, videos and their progress. During your puppies stay it will learn it's basic commands such as sit, stay, down (lie down), house training. walking on leash, socialization to animals and people, and exposure to new environments.
Working puppies lead a very different life than pet dogs. They need an active, fun-filled environment with limited boundaries in order for their drives to fully develop. We work with your puppy in order to develop a solid prey drive. During your working puppies stay it will get a ton socialization and exposure in new environments at a steady pace to build confidence. Depending on it's future career we will introduce various games to your puppy.
This program is for all dogs whether they are just starting or have been struggling. In this program your dog will learn it's basic commands such as sit, stay, down(lie down), off, come, walking on leash at heel, socialization to humans and animals and exposure to new environments.
In our off-leash program we tackle all entailed in our on-leash but take it to the next level, off leash! Dogs in this program must be a minimum of six months old.
At CR Shepherds we don't believe in giving up. Many shelters are filled with dogs due to their behavioral issues, we are here to help before it reaches that point. We take on all behavioral issues and aggressions. We are readily equipped to handle your dog, with the ability to thoroughly communicate and set strong boundaries for them.
We use updated, proven methods, to teach your dog to detect certain odors. This program will entail teaching your dog it's commands to detect, channeling it's prey drive, and imprinting the odors you choose. The time this program takes varies on the dog and it's current abilities.
This program is different than a working apprehension dog, we can train your dog to not only guard you and your home but also have the ability and confidence to attack an intruder. The time this program takes varies on the dog and it's current abilities.
In this program we will teach a dog to be fully equipped to take on suspects in the streets. Working apprehension dogs must stay under control until given commands. These dogs will be taught advanced obedience, various bites in various settings and will be a certified finish product by the end of the program. At CR Shepherds we use man-orientation in order to solidify your dogs ability to bite in the real world. The time this program takes varies on the dog and it's current abilities.
This program entails teaching a dog how to follow the scent of a missing human. In our trailing program we train primarily without scent articles, teaching the dog to follow whatever scent you present to him. We will prepare your dog to trail up to one mile on a thirty minute old trail. The time this program takes varies on the dog and it's current abilities.
In this program we work with you and your dog to train various tasks depending on your desired goal. The time this program takes varies on the dog and it's current abilities.