“I became a puppy owner for the first time in my adult life about 2 months ago, and I was completely clueless about how to train her and communicate with her. I am literally amazed at how much she and I have learned over the last 6 weeks.”

Novice Tricks Prep

In-person Novice Tricks Prep

About this Class:
In this class, you’ll have fun learning the tricks you’ll need to prepare for either the AKC or the Do More With Your Dog Novice Tricks Test! The optional test will be on the last day of class.

Your dog will learn how to spin, high five, crawl, and more! Explore different equipment and learn fun party tricks.

Prerequisite: None!

This class is appropriate for non-reactive puppies & adult dogs.


  • Melissa Dilla (Metropolitan Dog)


  • $165: Four sessions, 60 minutes each

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Class fees help support the free programs and services provided by Your Dog’s Friend, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating and supporting dog parents.



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