Positive Puppy Training in Denver, CO
Our trainers begin working with puppies as young as 8 weeks old. We will even help you select a puppy from a litter that possesses a desirable and teachable temperament. Treat training will be used until the puppy is 12-14 weeks old at which time advanced puppy training will begin. At Dog Training Elite Denver, we strongly believe that the key to sustained obedience and training is to empower owners to be an integral part of the training experience.
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Benefits of Dog Training Elite Denver in-home puppy training:
- Sustained and lasting obedience.
- Personalized puppy behavioral training.
- Empowers owners through involvement in the training process.
- Ongoing support for families and their pups.
- Targeting of issues occurring in multiple environments.
Dog Training Elite Denver's Positive Puppy Training Methods
Dog Training Elite Denver has developed a highly successful and unique positive puppy training program that empowers dog owners and their canines to work together, creating strong bonds and sustained obedience. Dog Training Elite Denver's in-home puppy training in Denver, CO is highly personalized and are designed to teach owners how to train their puppy alongside a professional puppy trainer in their home environment as well as in public settings.
We use a positive puppy training method paired with an electronic collar. This is not a shock collar. Unlike a shock collar, an electronic collar does not hurt or harm the pup and is used only to obtain their attention, not to punish bad behavior. We believe in using ongoing praise to encourage good behavior. The difference becomes clear when comparing a puppy that is trained out of fear and intimidation vs a puppy who truly desires to please from the inside out.
Our Balanced Theory
We base our training around the "Classical Conditioning" model (a.k.a. "Pavlovian" or "respondent conditioning"). This includes developing conditioned or automatic reflexes to commands. In its simplest form (after proper conditioning), when the owner says "sit," the dog automatically sits without thinking about it. Our unique techniques ensure our program is a success no matter what behavior we encounter.
Empowering OwnersWe empower owners to train so their dog knows who to obey at all times.
PersonalizedWe deal with problem behaviors on a personal basis.
Environment SpecificWe train wherever issues tend to arise (i.e. jogging, park, home).
SupportiveWe support owners in the off-hours (when training is "not in session").
InvolvedWe work with all members of the household.
Simplified & CustomizedWe plan training around the owner's schedule and require only 15 min/day follow-up practice.
Continued TrainingAdditional programs / group sessions offered after in-home training.
Lifetime InvestmentWe follow up & are invested in the owner's success long-term.
Satisfaction RatingsOur high client satisfaction rating sets us apart from competitors.
clas·si·cal con·di·tion·ing PSYCHOLOGY noun
A learning process that occurs when two stimuli are repeatedly paired; a response that is at first elicited by the second stimulus and is eventually elicited by the first stimulus alone.
Denver Puppy Training Services Near You
Our processes allow for us to easily complete our Denver puppy training at your home or within the environment where behaviors manifest— such as in the park or around other dogs while you walk through the neighborhood! At Dog Training Elite Denver, we provide professional puppy training services in the following areas and more!
- Cherry Creek
- Commerce City
- Douglas County
- Green Valley Ranch
- Greenwood Village
- Highlands Ranch
- Jefferson County
- Lone Tree