• WELCOME TO

    DIRTY PAWS DOG SCHOOL!

    We offer Puppy School, Obedience Classes, a Busy Brains Class, Private Training and Behaviour Modification.

Our Classes & Services

Join us for a class at Dirty Paws, and put your dog paws ahead!

We believe in a relaxed and fun environment that gives each owner and dog the best chance to learn and grow with their best friend. We only use reward-based training techniques (positive reinforcement).

Puppy Class

Puppy Class

This course lays the foundation for a well adjusted dog. It is also lots of fun and a must for all new puppies!

Your puppy will learn
Socialization with different people, dogs and environments, body awareness and sensory stimulation.

  • Starting Age

    8 to 18 weeks
  • Timeslot

    Saturdays @ 09h00
  • Classes

    6 x 1 hour classes
  • Price

    R990 for full course
  • Next Class

    Taking Pups from 28 Nov.
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Obedience 1

Obedience 1

This course is a perfect follow up to puppy class, it provides stimulation and teaches a dog to focus and listen to its owner.

Your dog will learn
Basic obedience, focus, sit, down, stay, loose lead walking (heel) and recall.

  • Starting Age

    18 Weeks and older
  • Timeslot

    Saturdays @ 08h00
  • Classes

    6 x 45-60 min classes
  • Price

    R950 for full course
  • Next Class

    Starts 16 Jan 2021.
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Obedience 2

Obedience 2

This is a great course to further you and your dog’s bond and experience training at a more advanced level with less treats and more focus.

Your dog will learn
Distance control, retrieving, right and left and we also work on longer focus, stay and formal heel work.

  • Requirements

    Completed Obedience 1
  • Timeslot

    Saturdays @ 11h00
  • Classes

    6 x 1 hour classes
  • Price

    R990 for full course
  • Next Class

    Starts 16 Jan 2021.
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Busy Brains Class

Busy Brains Class

In the Busy Brains class, we work on keeping your dog’s brain busy and working. The more stimulated your dog is the more behaved they are.

Your dog will learn
We will work on sniffing, playing games, movement and learning tricks with the dogs. This course will also equip owners to do fun activities with their dogs at home.

  • Requirements

    Completed Obedience 1
  • Timeslot

    Saturdays @ 10h00
  • Classes

    8 x 1 hour classes
  • Price

    R1200 for full course
  • Next Class

    Starts 16 Jan 2021.
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Private Training

Private Training

This is ideal if you require more flexibility or have specific training needs.

Your dog will learn
Private training classes are presented at owner’s homes and are catered to you and your dog’s specific needs.

How Does it Work?
We come to your house, where we do a one-on-one training session based on your exact requirements.

The time & place is arranged by contacting us directly.

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Behaviour Modification

Behaviour Modification

Aggression, resource guarding, being very reactive, noise sensitive, anxious, stressed, barking, chewing, digging, jumping up, house soiling & more.

How Does it Work?
We come to your house, where we do a full consultation in place and in person. After the consultation, a report and behaviour modification plan is created to help you and your dog overcome the problem.

The time & place is arranged by contacting us directly.

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The Team

Nicolene Jacobs

Nicolene Jacobs

Founder, Behaviourist & Trainer

I am a qualified canine trainer and behaviourist with a lot of love for all animals, but especially dogs. I strive to give clients and dogs only the best service and always puts the dogs needs first. My qualifications include a certificates in Basic Training and Behaviour by COAPE, Dog Training by Learn Canine and an Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour Modification and Management by Pet Sense. I have two Brittany spaniels called Iva and Pascal that I dearly love and learn from daily.

Chani Brits

Chani Brits

Zoologist & Trainer

I have always loved animals no matter what size. My passion though is dogs and wolves. I have a B.Sc. Honours degree in Zoology and I am currently completing a Diploma in Companion Animal Behaviour. I aim to teach people more about their fur babies and to help them achieve a well behaved best friend and companion.

Our Location

Premises of Pretoria Chinese School, 850 Halse Street, Wingate Park, Pretoria.
Latitude: -25.827212 | Longitude: 28.267624

Get In Touch

We would love to chat!


     

    Please contact us if you would like to sign-up, find out about schedules or if you have any other questions.

    Phone

    0825514143

    Address

    Premises of Pretoria Chinese School, 894 Halse Street, Wingate Park, Pretoria.