Small Group Training
Valor K9 Academy offers a wide variety of group classes for dogs of all ages. Group class training is a great way to train your dog around people, dogs and other distractions. We keep our classes small for your comfort and to maximize learning. To participate, dogs must be friendly with adults, kids and other dogs.
Drop-in Puppy Class
You want to give your puppy the best possible start in life, and in training! We’re here to help. Our Puppy Class is designed to give puppies a great learning experience and enjoyable social time together. Far from your standard puppy class, Valor’s Puppy Class delivers obedience training with confidence building, environmental exposure and socialization. Each session covers 2-3 basic commands or a new socialization topic, Q&A and play time!
Our classes are offered on a weekly drop-in basis, so there’s no longterm commitment on your end. Come when you can! Start training your puppy right away!
all puppies 10-24 weeks of age*
*must be friendly with other puppies
all breeds & sizes
When: Mondays 6pm year-round (except federal holidays)
Check-in opens at 5:30pm. Class runs 6:00-7:00pm.
New clients, please arrive NLT 5:45pm to get registered and checked-in.
Location: VK9-Spokane indoor/outdoor training facility
Bring: lots of treats, a treat pouch or container with lid for treats, harness if you have one and leash; and proof of vaccinations (paper copy or on your phone). We require that all puppies attending class receive at least their first set of vaccinations seven days prior to class.
Well-behaved kids and family members are welcome to attend.
Price: $30 for one drop-in session or $150 for six sessions. Come anytime to use your sessions. You do not need to pay in advance, payment is due the first day of class.
Send us an email letting us know you’re coming or just show up for class. Contact Valor Spokane Lead Trainer Courtney Sims with any question: 509-901-0532 (phone) or firstname.lastname@example.org (email). We look forward to meeting you!
Valor K9 Academy’s Basic Obedience is the perfect beginner’s course for start-up success – for dogs six months of age and older! You will learn reward-based training for basic commands and manners foundation training. Then you will learn how to properly use a training collar to train your dog so your dog’s obedience is reliable even around distractions like people and other dogs!
Basic commands include: name recognition, sit/stay, down/stay, loose leash heel, come when called, place bed training, manners and leave it. Our Basic Obedience is just the class for YOU! This class covers all the tools and know-how to succeed in basic training and beyond! We will share our secret formula, so you can tackle common behavior issues with confidence and think like a trainer.
Who: dogs 6+ months of age; to attend, dogs must be friendly towards people and other dogs of all sizes
Class size: 8 dogs
Length: 1 hr class meeting once weekly for 8 wks
Location: VK9-Spokane indoor training facility
Cost: $100 deposit then $197 due first day of class
May 2nd – June 6th 2019; Thursdays 6-7:20pm (FULL)
May 4th – June 29th 2019 (no class May 25th); Saturdays 9-10am (FULL)
June 4th -July 30th 2019 (no class July 2nd); Tuesdays 6-7pm (1 Spot Available)
Don’t see a class that works for you? Please email email@example.com to be put on our wait list and notified when new classes are announced.
This class takes your dog’s training to the next level – for dogs nine months of age and older! It includes the AKC Canine Good Citizen test, two field trips and a comprehensive end-of-class examination. Our goal is to take what you learned in Basic Obedience and expand upon it with more duration, distance and distractions training while challenging you to be a better trainer for your dog!
Who: VK9 Basic Obedience graduates only
Location: VK9-Spokane plus field trips to North 40 and Cabela’s
Cost: $100 deposit and $197 due first day of class
April 2nd – May 21st 2019; Tuesdays 6-7pm (FULL)
April 5th – May 24th 2019; Fridays 6-7pm (FULL)
June 13th – August 8th 2019 (No Class July 4th); Thursdays 6-7pm (Full)
Please email us to be put on our wait list. You’ll be notified first when new classes are announced!