In this video Alex is working with a Golden Retriever named Aria. Aria is a great dog and is learning quickly. She is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp program and we love having her around! Alex is working on off leash heel with Aria and she is picking it up quickly. Notice that she is a little tired after a busy September day. She will sleep well… Read More
Clients often ask for our assistance in teaching their dogs various games in order to provide mental stimulation. This is especially needed in the cold Midwest winters! Many dogs need an outlet above and beyond play time or train time, and nose work is a great option. After a long session using their nose, your dog will be much more tired than after walking or practicing their obedience for a… Read More
Lola is staying with Suburban K9 in Madison for our doggie bootcamp. In this video, the trainer is working with Lola at a local park. She is now far enough in her training that she is able to hold a stay command while the trainer walks away and even come when called with distractions present. This video was shot after about a week of training. Our bootcamp program is fourteen… Read More
A fully trained dog should listen both on and off leash. A dog with excellent training should listen even without their collar on. At Suburban K9, we believe in training for the real world. This means that we are always training around distractions. In this video, Kona and Hilo the labs are practicing their obedience around one of their favorite toys. You can see that they are not wearing their… Read More
Thor is a young Goldendoodle staying with Suburban K9 for our doggie bootcamp. He is staying with our trainer in Madison, Wisconsin. Thor is a friendly dog that needs to learn how to calm down. Pretty typical for a Goldendoodle! Our trainer is using obedience as a tool to Thor relax in exciting situations. Obedience provides a great outlet for his excess physical and mental energy. After one week… Read More
Hawk is a mix breed dog that loves to train. The trainer in this video is Alex Chadesh. Alex is the Suburban K9 trainer serving the Madison Wisconsin area. Hawk is working on his off leash obedience in our training field. Towards the end of the video, Alex walks out of sight behind some pine trees to practice calling Hawk without being in his line of sight. This is… Read More
The heel command is central to the Suburban K9 Dog Training program. Heel is the process of teaching dogs to walk calmly while in public. In this video, 5 of the Suburban K9 trainers are practicing the heel command with their training dogs. All of the dogs in the video are staying with us for our doggie bootcamp program. Most of them have been with us for around 5 days.
Scarlett is a four month old German Shepherd that is beginning her off leash training. We do a lot of work in the first week of training with the dog dragging a leash and move to true off leash obedience soon after.
Bolt the German Shepherd is training off leash around two big distractions. Fresh bacon and his favorite ball! See why the Suburban K9 trainers are called on by clients around the country.
Two German Shepherds come off leash at the same time