​Private In-Home Training

Classes in the Community

Interspecies Communication

Basic Manners

Puppy Socialization

Dog Reactivity

Introduction to Dog Sports

Agility

Nosework 

AKC CGC & Trick Evaluator

Do More With Your Dog Evaluator

…Most Importantly, Your  Dog’s Specific Needs!!!

 

fun!

Dog Blessed training is fun, and effective. Proven training methods are used that help dogs increase their self-confidence so they feel safe and are eager to learn. Encouraging our dogs to think and solve problems. Methods build positive feelings toward training and interactions.  

Events

Hours

 

Hours by appointment and based on client needs.

 

1-616-430-0297

 


Jodi is a certified trick dog instructor and loves to teach dogs how to do all kinds of helpful tasks. Jodi writes an article “Furry Philosophy” in Cats and Dogs Magazine and has published “Furry Philosophy and Memoirs Set in Stone.”

Why Choose Dog Blessed?

Paula is a certified professional dog trainer and member of Association of Professional Dog Trainers (APDT). She earned a BS from Grand Valley State University and a MSA from Central Michigan University.  She writes "Ask the Trainer" in Cats and Dogs Magazine.

Classes & Seminars

Mondays

Starting October 22nd

Magnolias in Whitehall

6pm Puppy Kindergarten

7pm Freshman 

8pm Reactive Dog Class


Tuesdays

Starting October 16th 

Dirty Dog in Muskegon (Sternberg)

6pm Puppy Kindergarten

7pm Freshman

8pm Advanced / Trick Class


Wednesdays

Starting July 24th

​​5:30pm Introduction to Agility
7pm Advanced / Trick Class
8pm Reactive Dog Class


PHILOSOPHY

RESOURCES

We use various methods to support students during and after classes are over.  Including private Facebook groups and review of videoed training sessions.


We work hard to continue our education of dog behavior and nutrition as a part of our professional certifications. 


Additionally, Dog Blessed is active in the community working with area rescues and sports clubs to enhances the lives of all dogs through training, fundraisers, and educational opportunities.   


 

Camp Kylee

We love playing with our dogs and the relationship we have with them.  And we love helping others enhance their relationships' with their dogs. 


Check out our youtube page at: www.youtube.com/user/paulaannsmiths

SERVICES

Location

Dog Blessed LLC

Montague, MI 49437, USA


We customize our training to work with you at your home, local park, or one of the locations we hold classes at.


dogblessedllc@gmail.com

 

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