Basic Training Classes

Build a good foundation with our basic dog training classes.

Basic Training Classes

Training Classes are an investment of both time and money; however, the return on that investment can be life changing for you and your companion. Learning to train your pet is fun and doesn't require any specialized experience. Instructors will assist in building a strong bond with your companion by improving communication, understanding and teaching how to set appropriate boundaries. You and your companion will benefit from clear leadership, exercise, training and play. The result will be a well-mannered family member that is happy and a joy to live with. 

Tuesday Drop-In Training Class   

Drop-in classes provide busy families and individuals that need flexibility in scheduling and/or some guided assistance with one or two particular behaviors. Whether you just have a couple questions or concerns that could be addressed in one class or you don't have time to commit to a 6-week course, this class will provide valuable opportunities to train and bond with your dog.

Price: $21.40

Schedule: Drop-in classes are TUESDAYS from 5:30-6:30 p.m and are held in the Center for Humane Services (CHS).

*No Drop-In Classes March 26th 2024*

Please pay online or at the Customer Service Counter in the main building of the Nebraska Humane Society.


Adventure Puppy (4 Week)

Your puppy will learn name recognition, recalls, sit/down, stay, stand, leave-it, walking on a loose leash and much more. Handlers will understand proper reinforcement for positive behaviors and receive assistance on typical problems encountered during this early canine developmental stage.  There will also be a concentration on proper socialization.

This class is for all puppies between the ages of 3 and 6 months old.  (If the puppy will turn 7 months old before the fourth week of class, they need to go to a puppy skills class.) All dogs must have the first two rounds of puppy immunizations to come to class. 

Upcoming Classes

Start End Time Location
Mon. June 10 July 8  7:00pm  CHE
Wed. June 12 July 10 7:00pm CHS
Sat. June 15 July 13 10:00am CHE
Tues. June 18 July 16 7:00pm CHS


 Enroll in Adventure Puppy Here 

Price: $117.70

Schedule: The hour long class will meet once a week for 4 weeks

After you pay for your class, you MUST fill out the questions on the next page to complete your registration.


Puppy Skills (4 Weeks)

Puppy Skills class will work on name recognition, recalls, sit/down, stay, stand, leave-it, walking on a loose leash and much more.  Handlers will understand proper reinforcement for positive behaviors and receive assistance on typical problems encountered during this early canine developmental stage.  There will also be a concentration on proper socialization.

This class is for any puppy who has had the first 2 rounds of puppy vaccinations, including rabies.

Upcoming Classes

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Location

Wed. May 15 June 12 7:00 pm CHE
Thurs. June 13 July 11 7:00pm CHS
Wed. June 19 July 17 7:00pm CHS
Wed. June 26 July 24 7:00pm CHE

 Enroll in Puppy Skills Here 

Price: $117.70

Schedule: The hour long class will meet once a week for 4 weeks.

After you pay for your class, you MUST fill out the questions on the next page to complete your registration.


Adult Skills (4 Weeks)

Adult Skills is a basic training class is ideal for any dog over the age of 18 months that has never taken a training class. Dogs must not be aggressive. Dogs will learn name recognition, recalls, sit/down, stay, stand, leave-it, walking on a loose leash and much more. Handlers will understand proper reinforcement for positive behaviors and receive assistance on typical problems encountered during an adult dog's life. There will also be a concentration on proper socialization.

Dogs must have their first two rounds of immunizations, including rabies, to come to class. 

Upcoming Classes

Start

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Time

Location

Thurs. June 6 July 11 7:00pm  CHE 
Sat. June 15 July 13 11:30am CHE


 Enroll in Adult Skills Here 

Price: $117.70

Schedule: The hour long class will meet once a week for 4 weeks.

After you pay for your class, you MUST fill out the questions on the next page to complete your registration.


Puppy Skills - Offsite (4 Weeks)

The Pet Clinic is not on the NHS campus. The veterinary clinic graciously offers us space to conduct off-site training classes. Thank you, Pet Clinic! The Pet Clinic is located at 2509 S 140th Circle in Omaha. 

Your puppy will learn name recognition, recalls, sit/down, stay, stand, leave-it, walking on a loose leash and much more. Handlers will understand proper reinforcement for positive behaviors and receive assistance on typical problems encountered during this early canine developmental stage.  There will also be a concentration on proper socialization.

All puppies between the 3 and 6 months old can take this class. (If the puppy will turn 7 months old before the fourth week of class, they need to go to a puppy skills class.)

All dogs must have the first two rounds of puppy immunizations and the rabies vaccine when appropriate to come to class.

Upcoming Classes

Start End Time Location
Sat. June 22 July 20 2:30 pm The Pet Clinic 

 Enroll in Offsite Puppy Skills Here 

Price: $117.70

Schedule: The hour long class will meet once a week for 4 weeks.

After you pay for your class, you MUST fill out the questions on the next page to complete your registration.

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