In this video a few Suburban K9 dog trainers are doing some outside obedience in Yorkville, Illinois. It was a chilly and windy day, but they still had fun! All of these dogs in this video are part of our Board and Train Program! Your dog will stay in our trainer’s own home for the duration of the program! During this time your dog will learn off leash obedience, address… Read More
Cali absolutely loves training and squeaky toys!
Both of these dogs stayed with Suburban K9 for our dog boot camp program. The lab is practicing his off leash obedience while the black dog is chasing him around and providing a distraction. b3gMK1WzGac
Harley is a young puppy that is staying with Suburban K9 for our doggie bootcamp. In this video, she is practicing off leash come. We train dogs to listen around every conceivable distraction, and teaching them to listen around another dog is always a fun challenge! Suburban K9 has trainers in Chicago, the Chicago suburbs, Milwaukee, and Madison. If you would like help training your dog, please give us… Read More
Max is a typical 8 month old puppy. He loves to run, jump, and act wild. Chasing kids is pretty high on his priority list! In this video, a Suburban K9 trainer is working on Max’s stay command. Max is asked to stay while multiple toys are thrown past him, a treat is tossed next to him, a dog walks by, and a child runs around yelling. After Max successfully… Read More
Trooper stayed with Suburban K9 for our dog boot camp program. This video shows him training around an Australian Shepherd. We spend a lot of time training outside around as many distractions as possible. We want to ensure that our clients are able to take their dogs with them in public so that both human and dog can have fun!
This Golden Retriever is staying with Suburban K9 for our doggie bootcamp. His name is Sparkie His owners main goal is to be able to trust him off leash in public. We spend a lot of time practicing off leash come as well as off leash heel. After two weeks, Sparkie will be at the point where we can let him go off leash and simply tell him “heel”… Read More
This video shows two Portuguese Water Dogs training off leash. These two have a tendency to get jealous when someone is petting the other dog and not petting them. Part of the training process to fix this issue is to teach the dogs to listen to their name, and to hold a stay when only the other dog is called. This allows their owner to practice petting one dog… Read More
Suburban K9 trains thousands of dogs to listen to their owners off leash. This dog is named Saxon and is staying with us for our “doggie boot camp.” The trainer has taught Saxon how to circle around the back of the trainer so that he always sits nicely in front of his handler. This skill will come in very useful at the dog park and other crowded locations. Suburban… Read More
Kim was rescued from a South Korean dog meat factory farm at the age of 3 months. If she had not been rescued, she would either still be living in squalor or would have been eaten already. It is estimated that over 2 million dogs are eaten in South Korea each year. The farm was shut down by animal investigators due to the deplorable conditions. Many dogs are thrown into… 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.
Two Suburban K9 trainers are working with their training dogs on their obedience commands. We believe in helping dogs through calm training based on respect. This allows our client’s dogs to live a full life since they can accompany their owners wherever they go.
This video shows a German Shepherd practicing off leash obedience in one of our fields. He has progressed past the point of wearing a long line or leash. Once a dog reacts perfectly on a long line, we then train exclusively off leash to ensure that the dog will listen to his owner no matter what.
These two labs were sent all the way from Texas for our doggie bootcamp. Their owner spends a lot of time in the desert and needs his dogs to stay close. In the video, you can see how the dogs are conditioned to stay within a reasonable distance of the trainer. Not only do they come when called, but they have been taught not to wander too far.
This video discusses teaching your dog the come command.
Dusty is a mixed breed puppy that is staying with Suburban K9 for a dog boot camp program. He loves to train and in the two weeks we have had him he has trained in the sun, snow, and rain. Springtime in Chicago!
This video shows Lenny Szatkowski training a four month old puppy. As you can see, she is well on her way to being fully off leash trained. This is her second week in our our board and train program.