• Class Schedule

  • You must REGISTER and PREPAY to attend classes. Checks should be made out to: VAL KLEIN. Please download the Registration Form & mail with your payment to: Family Dog Obedience, 1698 North Main Street Ext, Butler, PA 16001 

    All checks will be held until the first day of your class, and you will receive an email a few days prior to your class starting to verify your enrollment. REGISTRATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED 3 days prior to beginning of class. Late registrations may be turned away, or asked to pay a $15 late fee plus the class fee. 

    Prior to attending class, please read the class rules. All sessions pending required number of participants. Detailed information about these classes is available on the Class Descriptions page. Please email Val at valsk9@yahoo.com or call 412-302-6736 for more information. 


    Complete Puppy  7-week Class: $125

    NOTE: Since there are three Puppy classes starting the same weekend, please specify which class you'd like to join on your registration form. If you have no preference, please indicate that as well.

    • Saturdays at 2:30pm – April 7, 14, 28, May 5, 19, June 2, 9. NOTE: No class April 21, May 12, AND May 26
    • Fridays at 6:30pm – April 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 8. NOTE: No class May 25 (Memorial Day weekend)
    • Saturdays at 1:00pm – May 19, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7. NOTE: No class May 26
    • Saturdays at 10:00am – June 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28 August 11, 18. NOTE: No class August 4

    Graduate Puppy  4-week Class: $69

    This is the step-up class specifically for Complete Puppies to move up to. It is the Basic Manners but with the same dogs that just graduated from Complete Puppy.

    • Fridays at 7:45pm – May 4, 11, 18, June 1. NOTE: No class May 25 (Memorial Day weekend)
    • Fridays at 6:30pm – June 22, 29, July 13, 20. NOTE: No class July 6
    • Saturdays at 1:00pm – July 14, 21, 28, August 11. NOTE: No class August 4
    • Saturdays at 10:00am – September 8, 15, 22, 29

    Basic Manners  4-week Class: $80

    • Saturdays at 10:00am – June 2, 9, 16, 23

    Pre-Agility  6-week Class: $95

    • Tuesdays at 6:30pm – June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 10, 17. NOTE: No class July 3

    Pre-Agility Part 2  6-week Class: $95

    • Mondays at 4:30pm – April 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21
    • Tuesdays at 6:30pm – July 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28, September 11. NOTE: No class September 4

    Agility 1 - A Level  6-week Class: $95

    • Wednesdays at 6:30pm – April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23
    • Wednesdays at 6:30pm – June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18. NOTE: No class July 4
    • Wednesdays at 6:30pm – August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, September 12. NOTE: No class September 5

    Agility 1 - B Level 6-week Class: $95

    • Wednesdays at 7:45pm – April 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23
    • Wednesdays at 7:45pm – June 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11, 18. NOTE: No class July 4
    • Wednesdays at 7:45pm – August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, September 12. NOTE: No class September 5

     Agility 1 - C Level 6-week Class: $95

    • Mondays at 4:30pm – June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16. NOTE: No class July 2 *THIS SESSION IS FILLED
    • Mondays at 4:30pm – July 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27, September 10. NOTE: No class September 3 *THIS SESSION IS FILLED

    Agility 2  6-week Class: $95

    • Mondays at 6:30pm – April 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21
    • Mondays at 6:30pm – June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16. NOTE: No class July 2
    • Mondays at 6:30pm – July 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27, September 10. NOTE: No class September 3

    Agility Run-Throughs  The cost is $5 for the first run and $3 for each run after that per person/dog

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    Agility Course Challenge Class  6-week Class: $95

    • Mondays at 7:45pm – April 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21
    • Mondays at 7:45pm – June 4, 11, 18, 25, July 9, 16. NOTE: No class July 2
    • Mondays at 7:45pm – July 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27, September 10. NOTE: No class September 3

    Trick Dog Testing The cost is $15 for each level of testing (Novice, Intermediate, Advanced). Test all 3 levels on the same day for $40

    NOTE: Testing is by appointment; limit 4 dogs. Use Express Registration form. Four appointments are available each day, 15 minutes apart. Please be flexible with your availability on your chosen day. 

    • Monday, June 18 – 10:00am – 11:00am
    • Saturday, July 7 – 2:30pm – 3:30pm

    Versatility Class  Individual Classes for Family Dog Obedience Students: Pay as you go, $15 each

    • Mondays at 11:00am – May 7, June 25, July 16, August 6
    • Fridays at 10:00am – May 18, June 1, 22, July 27
    • Saturdays at 11:30am – April 14, 28, May 5, 19, June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7

    The Nose Knows Class  4-week Class: $80

    NOTE: Class size is limited to 8 dog / handler teams. If the snow date isn't needed, this can be added as an additional class if there is enough interest; cost would be an additional $20.

    • Thursdays at 6:30pm & 7:45 – June 21, 28, July 12, 19 *THIS SESSION IS FILLED
    • Thursdays at 6:30pm & 7:45 – July 26, August 2, 16, 23 *THIS SESSION IS FILLED
    • Thursdays at 6:30pm & 7:45 – September 6, 13, 20, 27 *THIS SESSION IS FILLED

    Pet Partners Handler Training Course 5-week Class: $75

    NOTE: Class size is limited to 8 dog / handler teams.

    • Sundays at 3:00-4:30pm – May 20June 3, June 10, 24, July 1 

    Intro to Treadmill Class  $15

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    Intro to Clicker Class  $10

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    Café Class  $15

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