Sterling Dog Training
Our goal is to build better handlers and dogs with
education and exposure. Group Classes are a great way to teach
your dog manners and to work on your handling skills while guided
supervised by professionals.
Part of our classes include "circle time" where
we lecture about current topics or open the floor for dog
behavior questions. There are never stupid questions! We
want you to understand WHY things happen and HOW to fix
We offer classes year round in Sterling on
Monday evenings. Classes are held at Westwood from October to May.
May to October we train at Sinnissippi Park (weather permitting).
Classes include: Puppy Training,
Beginning and Advanced Obedience, Ring
Prep, Rally Obedience, Therapy Dog Training, Tracking,
and Trick Training.
Private training is also available.
Wednesday evening classes are held at the Granny
Rose Animal Shelter in Dixon from May to September.
You must contact them directly to sign up 815-288-7387.
"We have been training with Jim
and Sue for 5 years...not because we have to, but because we love
it. Our dog, Dakota, knows Monday night is puppy
school so she is ready by the door. She
is not happy when we have to miss class." Cindy
"I amazed at how well our puppy
did just after one class!" Jessica
"Sue and Jim make a great team.
They make class fun and they even allowed my 6 year old to train our
puppy. Our family like the recall game the best and do did our
Our classes fill up quickly, please
email us at
reserve a spot.
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