Lexi Training Maddux

Maddux is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp. In this video he is learning to follow his trainer while off leash in one of our training fields. We have roughly 10 acres of property that we use to train dogs to listen in a variety of situations. Great job Maddux!

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German Shepherd Coming Past Steak

Koda the German Shepherd is staying with Suburban K9 for our doggie bootcamp. Koda is about six months old and is doing very well. He has been with us for roughly one week and listens around almost every distraction already!

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Kiwi the Goldendoodle

Kiwi is a young Goldendoodle staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp. He is a ton of fun and his trainer Nelson loves working with him. It is a hot day so we are training early before it gets too hot!

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Charlie Training Off Leash

Charlie is a young Australian Labradoodle that is staying with Suburban K9 for our dog bootcamp program. In this video he is practicing his obedience skills while off leash. Charlie has been in training for one week and has another week left to hone his skills even further. Great work Charlie!

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How a dog should behave around food

A well trained dog should not only listen to commands, but should be well behaved even if a command has not been issued. In this video, we show how a dog should act while an owner is cooking dinner. You can see the dog is able to leave the meat alone even when the trainer drops it on the floor and leaves the room. Notice that the trainer never tells the dog to sit or stay. He simply expects him …
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Advancing Your Obedience

  In this video we discuss simple ways to advance your dog’s obedience commands. Once you have taught your dog the basic commands it is important to continue and challenge your dog’s mind. This will help ensure that your dog is well behaved in a vast array of situations. The good news is that you don’t need to spend hours and hours trying to think of situations to setup. You can simply train as you are performing tasks in your …
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German Shepherd Beginning Nose Work – Suburban K9 Dog Training – Madison

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 similar amount of time. Another benefit of nose work is …
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Molly the Lab Training With Suburban K9

Molly is a young lab that is staying with Suburban K9 for our doggie boot camp program. All of our “guests” live in our trainers’ homes while they are trained. This allows us to ensure the dogs listen during normal household events such as the doorbell ringing or a delicious dinner being served.

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