Recent Blog Posts

Leg Chute Fronts

Adjusting a crooked front before it happens can be very useful. This technique requires no props.  Just you and your dog.  It will help your dog to learn how to adjust his body before coming into a sit front.

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This is the beginning game that we will use for teaching our dogs to get a firm hold on an object.  This will be transferred to the dumbbell in the future.

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Rick's Canine Workshop offers both group and private lessons on manners, behavior, agility, obedience, and more. 

Private lessons can be arranged at one of our facilities or your home.

Each program is individually tailored to meet the needs of each owner and dog team. Rick uses positive training techniques in all of his programs for pet ownership and competition.