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Training Schedule

Puppy Class
($85/6 Weeks) – This course lets puppies of similar ages to interact safely while teaching manners in dealing with dog to dog and dog to human interactions. Introductions to obedience training such as stays, heeling and leave it.
For puppies from 12 weeks to 6 months only please.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
07/21/2019 - 08/25 Sunday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
08/5/2019 - 09/16
(no class Sept 2)
Monday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
09/5/2019 - 10/10 Thursday 6:30 P.M. - 7:20 P.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
09/8/2019 - 10/13 Sunday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
10/2/2019 - 11/6 Wednesday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
10/20/2019 - 11/24 Sunday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
11/16/2019 - 12/21 Saturday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $85 6 Weeks Register
Boot Camp - Puppy
($70/5 Weeks) – In this class we will work on socializing your puppy to different people and situations . As well as working on common puppy behavior problems. Also in this class we will start some very basic obedience commands.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
11/7/2019 - 12/12
(no class Nov 28)
Tuesday 6:30 P.M. - 7:20 P.M. $70 5 Weeks Register
Beginner Obedience & Canine Good Citizen Course
($99/7 Weeks) – Teach your dog sit, down, heel, stay and the recall. We will also cover sitting politely for petting, meeting a stranger, walking thru a crowd and more. Now included in your seven week class is a special CGC test night. The test night to be announced 1st night of class . Anyone passing the test, mixed breed or purebred, can mail into the AKC for a certificate. Great 1st step for anyone interested in pet therapy.
Great 1st step for anyone interested in pet therapy.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
07/11/2019 - 08/22 Thursday 7:00 P.M. - 7:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
07/11/2019 - 08/22 Thursday 8:00 P.M. - 8:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
08/18/2019 - 10/10
(No class Sept 1)
Sunday 5:00 P.M. - 5:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
08/5/2019 - 09/23
(no class Sept 2)
Monday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
08/5/2019 - 09/23
(no class Sept 2)
Monday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
09/30/2019 - 11/11 Monday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
09/30/2019 - 11/11 Monday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
09/5/2019 - 10/19 Thursday 7:30 P.M. - 8:20 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
09/7/2019 - 10/19 Saturday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
10/13/2019 - 11/24 Sunday 5:00 P.M. - 5:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
11/3/2019 - 12/15 Sunday 4:00 P.M. - 4:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
Boot Camp - Beginner Obedience
($75/5 Weeks) – In this class you will learn the basic commands, sit, down, heel, stay and come when you are called. We will also learn the exercises that are needed to pass the canine good citizen test.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
11/18/2019 - 12/16 Monday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $75 5 Weeks Register
11/18/2019 - 12/16 Monday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $75 5 Weeks Register
Boot Camp Advanced Obedience
($75/5 Weeks) – This 5 week class will focus on teaching your dog the basics of obedience including sit, down, heel, stay and come when called. Be prepared for a fun fast paced class. In order to succeed you must plan on practicing at home between classes.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
11/18/2019 - 12/16 Monday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $75 5 Weeks Register
11/18/2019 - 12/16 Monday 9:00 A.M. - 9:50 A.M. $75 5 Weeks Register
Advanced Obedience
($99/7 Weeks) – This course builds on the basic obedience class and adds new material, including figure eights, stand for exams, timed stays, etc. We will break up the obedience with fun activities in our large fenced outdoor play area (weather permitting) or in the training room during inclement weather. This is a great class for brushing-up the training for you and your dog and/or to bond again with your 4-legged companion.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
08/5/2019 - 09/23
(no class Sept 2)
Monday 11:00 A.M. - 11:50 A.M. $99 7 weeks Register
08/5/2019 - 09/23
(no class Sept 2)
Monday 7:00 P.M. - 7:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
09/30/2019 - 11/11 Monday 11:00 A.M. - 11:50 A.M. $99 7 weeks Register
09/30/2019 - 11/11 Monday 7:00 P.M. - 7:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
Intro to Agility Class
($100/7 Weeks) – This course introduces agility equipment safely to the dogs and handlers, such as the dog-walk, jumps and tunnels. Mini courses are used to train dogs and handlers to go from one item to the next. Dogs must be over a year old for joint structure safety.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
09/7/2019 - 10/19 Saturday 11:00 A.M. - 11:50 A.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
11/9/2019 - 12/21 Saturday 12:00 P.M. - 12:50 P.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
Boot Camp - Intro to Agility
($75/5 Weeks) – Just a taste of how fun agility can be. In this class you will be introduced to all of the agility equipment. You will learn jumps, tunnels, tire, A frame, dog walk and Teeter.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
11/18/2019 - 12/16 Monday 10:00 A.M. - 10:50 A.M. $75 5 Weeks Register
Advanced Agility Class
($100/7 Weeks) – This classes is for dogs that have already taken intro to agility. We teach you handling skills to help your dog run thru courses successfully.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
09/7/2019 - 10/19 Saturday 11:00 A.M. - 11:50 A.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
11/9/2019 - 12/21 Saturday 12:00 P.M. - 12:50 P.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
50 -50 Class ½ Agility ½ Rally
($99/7 Weeks) – This 7-week class alternates ever other week between Agility and Rally. One week we will work on Agility techniques or run agility courses and the next week run Rally courses. This class is designed for owners and dogs that have some agility and rally experience.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
09/4/2019 - 10/16 Wednesday 7:00 P.M. - 7:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
Therapy Dog Training
($99/7 Weeks) – This course is designed to prepare you and your dog to take the Therapy Dog Test. We will go over all of the steps needed to prepare you and your dog to go visit people in hospitals, nursing homes and hospice facilities. All dogs must have sound temperments, be great with people, and have passed the Canine Good Citizen (CGC) test within the last year.
If you need to take the CGC test, Rio Gran offers this test approximately every 7-weeks.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
07/17/2019 - 08/28 Wednesday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
11/9/2019 - 12/21 Saturday 10:00 A.M. - 10:50 A.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
Beginner Rally Class
($99/7 Weeks) – Rally is a sport in which the dog and handler team complete a course that will be a set up by a judge. The course is set up to use your basic obedience skills. This is a perfect place to start if you are interested in getting a title on your dog, or just brush up on your obedience skills.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
09/7/2019 - 10/19 Saturday 12:00 P.M. - 12:50 P.M. $99 7 Weeks Register
Advanced Nose Work Containers
($100/7 Weeks) – This class will focus on proper search techniques and indication of scent in a container search. This course is designed to prepare handler and dog teams to compete in nosework container searches.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
08/27/2019 - 10/15
(no class Sept 3)
Tuesday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
10/29/2019 - 12/10
(no class Sept 3)
Tuesday 6:00 P.M. - 6:50 P.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
Advanced Nose Work Buried
($100/7 Weeks) – This class will focus on proper search techniques and indication of scent in a buried container. The course also is designed to prepare dog and handler teams to compete in nosework buried container searches.
Class Dates Day Time Cost #of Weeks
08/27/2019 - 10/15
(no class Sept 3)
Tuesday 7:00 P.M. - 7:50 P.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
10/29/2019 - 12/10 Tuesday 7:00 P.M. - 7:50 P.M. $100 7 Weeks Register
Rio Gran Boarding, Daycare & Training Academy
Serving Hastings, Rosemount, Farmington, Apple Valley, Eagan, Lakeville, Inver Grove Heights,
Cottage Grove, Woodbury, Redwing, Cannon Falls, and Prescott!