Training Classes

Haslett Lansing Dog Training Classes

Haslett Dog Training Classes

Our Facility

  • Over 3,800 square foot gymnasium for training classes
  • Ample, well lit parking
  • Climate controlled
  • Safe and clean environment
  • PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD “Best Dog Trainer” Michigan Tales Magazine 2007
Haslett Classes Located at: 1575 Haslett Road, Haslett MI 48840 (in the Rite Aid Shop Town Plaza) Map
Cost: $135 Classes are six weeks long, one hour each week.
Class size is limited to 8, pre-registration is required. Never worry about missing a class – you can ALWAYS make up a class when you register with Good Dog! Training. *classes need to be made up during the same semester and cannot be applied to other classes.

Dog Friendly Dog Training Since 1998!

 All of our summer Obedience and Puppy Classes are FULL! 

More classes will be coming in late August/September — we DO HAVE openings in our private Stay/Train programs …descriptions are on the website under the “Private Training” tab.





Classes For 2018!
Saturday March 31st Daytime Classes $135 for six weeks
9:00 -10:00am Good Dog! Level ONE FULL
10:15-11:15am Puppy FUNdamentals FULL
Monday, April 9th Evening Classes $135 for six weeks
6:30-7:30 pm Good Dog! Level ONE FULL
7:45-8:45pm Good Dog! Level 2 FULL
Tuesday, April 10th Evening Classes $135 for Six Weeks
6:30 – 7:30pm Puppy FUNdamentals FULL
7:45-8:45pm Good Dog! Level ONE FULL
Thursday April 26th Evening Classes $135 for Six Weeks
6:10-7:10pm Advanced Agility 1
7:20-8:20pm Advanced Agility 2
8:30-9:30pm Advanced Agility 3
Thursday May 3rd Daytime Classes $135 for Six Weeks
1o:30-11:30am Good Dog! One FULL
11:40am-12:40pm Tricks for Titles FULL
 Wednesday May 2nd  Evening Classes  $135 For Six Weeks
 6:30-7:30pm  Good Dog! Level ONE FULL
 7:45-8:45pm  Nose Work!  FULL

Sunday May 13th

*new start date*

Evening Classes $135 for Six Weeks
5-6pm Intro To Agility FULL 
6:30-7:30pm Good Dog!Level Two FULL
Tuesday May 22nd Evening Classes $135 for Six Weeks
6:30-7:30pm Good Dog! ONE FULL
7:45-8:45pm Good Dog! TWO FULL
Monday June 4th Evening Classes $135 for Six Weeks
6:30-7:30pm Good Dog! Level ONE FULL
7:45-8:45pm Puppy FUNdamentals FULL
Agility Drop In Punch Card $80/4 sessions


Equipment for group class:
Please bring your dog on a regular leash (no retractable leashes), have tasty food treats for your dog.  Training equipment is also available for purchase at classes.
Course Descriptions

Good Puppy! FUNdamentals  … is for puppies up to 20 weeks of age. Emphasis is on socialization to other puppies, dogs, and people. This important class helps shape proper temperament in your pet dog. Early training lays a foundation for a great relationship with your dog. Sit, down, stay, and loose leash walking also covered. **Our classes DO NOT feature puppy playtime.  If you are looking for a puppy playtime class our program may not be for you**

Dog SPORT Puppies … This class is for ANY puppy up to 6 months of age.  The class is designed for puppies that are going to go on and compete in dog SPORTS – obedience, agility, IPO, Disc, Dock Diving etc.

Good Dog! Level One
is for dogs 5 months of age or older that have never had a previous training class. Focus is on good doggy manners. Basic exercises sit, down, stay and loose leash walking.
No previous training required.Good Dog! Level Two is for dogs or puppies that have completed either a Companion Dog Level One or a Puppy Socialization class. The class will cover intermediate skills with increased levels of distractions.

Good Dog! Level Three/Canine Good Citizen …
an advanced class for dogs that have completed level Two. Advanced Obedience and fading treats and other motivators.  Canine Good Citizen Test is given on the last night of class.

Tricks for Titles: in the Good Dog! Tricks class you will receive instruction in trick training — at the end of the class you and your dog will trial/test to complete the AKC Trick Dog Titles!

Introduction To Agility: an introduction to the sport of dog agility.  Completion of a Good Puppy! or Good Dog! One class recommended before taking agility.

Advanced Agility One: In this class students will learn basic skills needed to guide their dogs through increasingly difficult agility sequences. Handling skills such as front, rear, and blind crosses will be taught and practiced. Common agility sequences will be introduced, such as pinwheels and serpentines, as well as continuing to improve the dogs jumping skills. Teams must have completed the Intro to Agility course or have instructor approval.

Advanced Two: This class will mainly focus on putting previously learned skills into more complex agility course work. Additional advanced skills may be introduced. Students will also learn how to thoughtfully plan and execute handling options in various courses. Teams MUST have instructor approval to enter this class.

Agility Drop-In: Instructor approval required! Various days and times, contact Katie for class schedule. This class will be solely agility course work. Each class there will be a course with 2 options of difficulty, intermediate and advanced. Students will purchase a “punch card” of 4 drop-ins and can choose to use their drop-ins at their convenience. To make sure the class doesn’t overfill on a given night, students MUST CONFIRM a spot with Katie before arriving. Spots will be reserved on a first come, first serve basis. Price: $80 for a card of 4 drop-ins

Agility private lessons: Limited scheduling availability!! Please contact Katie ( prior to purchasing to make sure availability works for your schedule! Open to students of all agility skill levels, beginning to advanced. An opportunity to work one on one with Katie on your choice of agility skills! Lesson will be 45 minutes in length. Price: $50/lesson.

Obedience GAMES…  An advanced class for dogs that have completed Level 2 (or have instructor approval). This class will utilize different games to continue advancing important obedience skills & manners such as recalls, stays, place & loose leash walking, while incorporating lots of FUN to your training! Learn how to incorporate more fun and games into training your dog!

Introduction to Nosework: introduction to the exciting new sport of canine nosework. Class emphasizes building search drive and creating a focused response.  No prerequistes required –all dogs excel at Nosework!

Rally Obedience: introduction to the sport of Rally Obedience. Prior obedience class required, Heeling and Maneuvers class prior to enrolling strongly suggested.

Outdoor Adventures: meets at various outdoor locations around the greater Lansing area…parks, downtown areas.  Work on your obedience skills in real life settings.  Previous training is recommended.

Loose Leash Walking: A four week long class all needed equipment is included in the class cost.  We work on one skill loose leash walking/heeling in all situations and real life experiences.  No previous training is required.

For information about any of the courses contact:Good Dog! TrainingJanet A. Smith / Director of Behavior Programs/ Owner 517-349-0502