A New Puppy And Foundation Class is Being Offered – Register Today

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A New Puppy and Foundation Class – Register Today

Jeannine Rash is teaching a new puppy and foundations class. The class will be held each Thursday at 10 am and begins May 3.

Learn Jeannine’s finely tuned solid foundation method to jump-start your puppy into a rewarding obedience journey. Jeannine builds excitement into each exercise that carries into many years of showing. Come learn how to teach your puppy to enjoy working through utility, attention and body awareness.

This class is perfect for puppies and is also an excellent opportunity for handlers wanting a stronger competition obedience foundation. No prior knowledge is required however this class is geared for competition obedience.

The course includes getting and holding attention, heads up heeling, proper positions for Utility signals–kickback stand, crouch down, pop up sit, backing up in each position, tricks, wait with attention, beginner jumping, go outs, tuck sit, hind end awareness exercises, beginning retrieve, lateral movement, quick heads up getting into position and more.

Jeannine is currently working on her 6th OTCH and won the 2017 Classic, Novice level. Her training experience includes all breeds from a 3-pound Chihuahua to a 150-pound Bouvier.

Papillonia Dog Training Academy (PDTA) is a large 2-ring facility, fully air-conditioned/heated with climate controlled indoor bathrooms located on acres of open walking space.

Students select PDTA, regardless of driving distance, because of Jeannine training experience, knowledge and style and the friendly and supportive training environment.

Price is $135 for each 8-week session. The class will build on skills each week. To register for this class, please email Jeannine at papillonia4@yahoo.com to secure your spot.


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New Competitive Puppy Class Now Forming

Jeannine Rash is starting a new puppy class for competition obedience on Wednesday’s at 1 pm. This is not a pet class but rather a class to begin your competition puppy. However, there is no prior knowledge needed. If you are experienced or want to begin your obedience journey, come join the fun.

The class will begin in the next 3 weeks when enough folks have signed-up.

To sign-up and for additional information, contact Jeannine Rash, papillonia4@yahoo.com


PDTA Schedule Updates and Open Training Wednesday Nights

No Classes Monday, January 25 – Monday, February 1. Regular classes resume Tuesday, February 2.

Thursday, January 28 – Sunday, January 31: The building is CLOSED for obedience trials


Wednesday Nights – come out for OPEN RING TIME tonight, next week and moving forward

Obedience: 6:30 – 9 pm, both rings until  7:30 for $10

Rally Drop In: Beginning at 7:30 pm, one ring dedicated to Rally. $20 per dog for the evening.

Obedience and Rally require separate payments.



Monday, Jan 25 – NO CLASSES

Tuesday, Jan 26 – NO CLASSES

Wednesday, Jan 27 – OPEN RING TIME beginning at 6:30 pm

Thursday, Jan 28 – Sunday, Jan 31 – Papillonia is closed for private training/lessons; obedience trial

Monday, Feb 1 – NO CLASSES

Tuesday, Feb 2 – Classes Resume