• You will learn important training fundamentals that will build the foundation for a rewarding, life-long relationship with your dog. You will encourage, maximize and maintain your dog’s interest, concentration, enthusiasm, and commitment to engaged interaction with you. This class includes the basics of crate training, dealing with unsolicited jumping, separation anxiety, basic obedience cues, play exercises, self-control games, confidence/focus building exercises and more. Class size is limited and meets once a week for 1 hour. PREREQUISITE: For dogs over 4 months of age. This class will use and teach the importance of crate training. 8 week Course – 60 minutes (Includes 1 Lecture and 7 Weeks of Class) Please arrive 15 minutes early to check-in. *ATTENDANCE FOR THE LECTURE IS MANDATORY AND MUST BE COMPLETED AT LEAST 5 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR FIRST CLASS! IT IS 2 HOURS LONG. LECTURE DATE: Video Emailed via YouTube Link - Online Q&A Via Zoom - Sunday, October 4th, 2020 at 5:30 pm LECTURE DATE: Video Emailed via YouTube Link - Online Q&A Via Zoom - Sunday, November 15th, 2020 at 5:30 pm CLASS BEGINS: Thursday, October 29th, 2020 at 6:00 pm (No class on 11/26) CLASS BEGINS: Thursday, October 29th, 2020 at 7:45 pm (No class on 11/26) (Class is FULL!) CLASS BEGINS: Thursday, November 12th, 2020 at 5:00 pm (No class on 11/26, 12/24 and 12/31) CLASS BEGINS: Monday, November 23rd, 2020 at 5:00 pm (Class is FULL!) CLASS BEGINS: Monday, December 7th, 2020 at 6:15 pm
    !Prepare yourself for class!
    • Class sizes are limited to 6 dogs.
    • Limit of ONE handler may attend class per dog. Handlers may alternate on a weekly basis.
    • We will be keeping 6' distance at all times.
    • If you are sick or have a fever, please stay home.
    • Please visit Covid Rules for more information
    We look forward to working with you in class!
  • You will learn important training fundamentals that are critical for your puppy’s development and will build the foundation for a rewarding, life-long relationship with your puppy. You will encourage, maximize and maintain your puppy’s interest, concentration, enthusiasm, and commitment to engaged interaction with you. This class includes the basics of crate training, housebreaking, nipping, chewing, jumping, separation anxiety, basic obedience cues, play exercises, self-control games, confidence/focus building exercises and more. Class size is limited and meets once a week for 1 hour and 15 minutes. PREREQUISITE: For puppies 8-16 weeks. This class will use and teach the importance of crate training. Location: Think Pawsitive Dog Training 301 Commerce Street, Suite F Waukesha, WI 53186 8 week Course – 75 minutes (Includes 1 Lecture and 7 Weeks of Class) Please arrive 15 minutes early to check-in *ATTENDANCE FOR THE LECTURE IS MANDATORY AND MUST BE COMPLETED AT LEAST 5 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR FIRST CLASS! IT IS 2 HOURS LONG. PLEASE LEAVE YOUR DOG AT HOME FOR THIS LECTURE. LECTURE DATE: Video Emailed via YouTube Link - Online Q&A Via Zoom - Sunday, November 15th, 2020 at 5:30 pm CLASS BEGINS: Thursday, October 22nd, 2020 2020 at 1:30 pm (This class is FULL!) CLASS BEGINS: Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 at 7:30 pm CLASS BEGINS: Tuesday, December 8th, 2020 at 6:00 pm  
    !Prepare yourself for class!
    • Class sizes are limited to 6 dogs.
    • Limit of ONE handler may attend class per dog. Handlers may alternate on a weekly basis.
    • We will be keeping 6' distance at all times.
    • If you are sick or have a fever, please stay home.
    • Please visit Covid Rules for more information
    We look forward to working with you in class!
  • This Puppy Enrichment Class will provide puppies with NEW opportunities and help them experience NEW environmental sights, sounds, and smells!  During this class, your puppy will play and socialize with other puppies, interact with adults/kids in various attire, and play with or on a variety of toys such as tunnels, balance boards, children's vehicles, and ball pits!  Learn FUN ways to build your puppy's confidence by exposing him/her to new challenges and engaging him/her in NEW activities.

    PREREQUISITE: Puppies must be between 8 and 16 weeks of age at the start of the class. This class will use and discuss the importance of crate training.

    3-week course - 30 minutes CLASS BEGINS: Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 at 6:15 pm
    CLASS BEGINS: Wednesday, November 25th, 2020 at 6:15 pm
  • Duration: Approximately 2 hours
    PLEASE LEAVE YOUR DOG AT HOME FOR THIS LECTURE. LECTURE DATE: Video Emailed via YouTube Link - Online Q&A Via Zoom - Sunday, October 4th, 2020 at 5:30 pm LECTURE DATE: Video Emailed via YouTube Link - Online Q&A Via Zoom - Sunday, October 25th, 2020 at 5:30 pm LECTURE DATE: Video Emailed via YouTube Link - Online Q&A Via Zoom - Sunday, November 15th, 2020 at 5:30 pm
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    Enrichment Class will provide dogs 20 weeks of age and older with NEW opportunities and help them experience NEW environmental sights, sounds, and smells! During this class, your dog will interact with adults in various attire, and play with or on a variety of toys such as tunnels, balance boards, children’s vehicles, and ball pits! Learn FUN ways to build your dog’s confidence by exposing him/her to new challenges and engaging him/her in NEW activities!

    PREREQUISITE: For any dog over 20 weeks of age at the start of the class. This class will use and discuss the importance of crate training.

    2-week course - 45 minutes CLASS BEGINS: New Dates Coming Soon!
  • You will learn important training fundamentals that will build the foundation for a rewarding, life-long relationship with your dog. You will encourage, maximize and maintain your dog’s interest, concentration, enthusiasm, and commitment to engaged interaction with you. This class includes the basics of crate training, dealing with unsolicited jumping, separation anxiety, basic obedience cues, play exercises, self-control games, confidence/focus building exercises and more. Class size is limited and meets once a week via Zoom. Equipment Required For This Class: Gentle Leader® Head Collar, a Freedom No-Pull Harness, OR a SENSE-ation® Softouch™ Harness Think Pawsitive Training Kits (Gentle Leader Training Kit or Harness Training Kit) PREREQUISITE: For dogs of all ages. This class will use and teach the importance of crate training. An active Facebook account is required to receive class information and videos.
    Class will be held ONLINE ONLY! 8 week Course – 60 minutes (Includes 1 Online Lecture (with Q&A session) and 7 Weeks of Online Classes via Zoom) CLASS BEGINS: Tuesday, August 18th, 2020 at 5:00 pm Option 1: Online Class Enrollment Only Option 2: Online Class Enrollment PLUS Training Kit (includes shipping) Option 3: Online Class Enrollment PLUS In-Person Enrichment Classes Option 4: Online Class Enrollment PLUS Training Kit (includes shipping) AND In-Person Enrichment Classes
  • Obedience Games

    $27.50$110.00
    Play games and learn obedience!  This class will teach you games to improve your dog's recalls, general manners, and relationship with you.  Learn different FUN games to engage your dog, play enrichment games, and teach them obedience skills at the same time.
    PREREQUISITE: Must have completed Think Pawsitive’s Beginner Puppy School, Adult Manners, or Canine IQ Camp.
    4-week Course - 60 minutes CLASS BEGINS: Sunday, June 28th, 2020 at 2:30 pm - (One week only!)
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    This is a two-week class for adult dogs to learn to swim, build confidence, and be socialized to our swim center and grooming services. Dogs will be taught to wear a life jacket, develop their swimming technique, and retrieve toys in the water. Motivational games will be used to encourage your dog to swim enthusiastically. We will also cover proper handling techniques for bathing, drying and brushing out your dogs.
    PREREQUISITES: For adult dogs – 16 weeks of age and older. Each dog is worked individually during this class, so dogs must be comfortable resting in a crate during other dogs' swim sessions.  Must be comfortable being picked up or handled by people. Must have passed a basic manners class that was structured with positive reinforcement and is choice-based with the use of food or instructor approval. Our program uses high rates of reinforcement to achieve success and to build a strong relationship with your dog. No pinch collars, choke collars or flex-leashes are allowed in our facility. The only leash aids that are allowed are a Gentle Leader head halter, Sensation Harness, or Comfort Flex harness. 2-Week Course - 60 minutes CLASS STARTS: New Dates Coming Soon!
  • Most of us have at least one place in our house that we wish our dogs wouldn’t disturb. Whether it’s a room, staying in or out of an area, or maintaining certain limitations in your backyard. Training your dog to maintain these set boundaries take consistency, reinforcement and some management for your dog to develop the skills and understanding. In this two-week class, you will learn to set proper boundaries both inside and outside and create consistent criteria for “off limit” areas in your home! Prerequisite: Dogs must have completed Adult Manners or Puppy Class or Instructor Approval.
    2-week course - 60 minutes CLASS BEGINS: Sunday, November 8th, 2020 at 2:30pm
  • We have set up a private Facebook group where you will be coached and mentored on how to get started with training your new puppy or dog! This will include basic manners such as sit, down, coming when called, leash walking, jumping, etc. We will be posting videos and handouts for each weekly lesson to aid with your practice and to refer back to. This class also includes two Zoom classes! Included in the fees for this 2-month group:  8 Weeks of lessons with videos and handouts, Lecture Q&A session and two online Zoom classes! Once payment is received, we will invite you to join the training group!

    The Pawsitive Canine Coaching Program begins when have joined the online Facebook group.  Once you have accessed the group, you are committed to attending the remainder of the session and your class fee is non-refundable.  Think Pawsitive prides it-self in offering the best possible learning environment to uphold quality standards in our curriculum.

    Think Pawsitive Dog Training LLC is not responsible for missed sessions and does not accommodate makeup sessions. Your Facebook group will remain active with access to materials for 12 weeks from the start date.

    PREREQUISITE: Must have an active Facebook account.
    8-Week Course (12 Weeks Facebook Access) CLASS BEGINS: Wednesday, October 28th, 2020 Zoom Sessions - Lecture Q&A Sunday, October 25th, 2020 at 5:30pm - Wednesday November 11th, 2020 at 6:00pm & December 2nd, 2020 at 6:00pm