Camp Dog Works
(828) 697-2604
"Where Pets Become Partners"
                                        CAMP DOG WORKS
Serving the Carolinas since 1992
(828) 697-2604
Pet Obedience 5 months or older.

Janurary 2019 Pet Class, All Smiles!
Pet Obedience is offered for dogs 5 months and older. We offer group and/or private classes on all levels inside our 4,000 sq. ft. training building and outside on our fenced training field. The school emphasizes dealing with everyday obedience problems the dog owner may face. We are positive reinforcement trainers, (for both the dog as well as the owners) !  It is fun to train at Dog Works!   Five lessons, $125. Two dog discount coming from the same household is 15% off second dog.  Adopted dog from a shelter where owner pays an adoption fee is also 15% discount of class fee.  Only one discount can be used on a dog.   Scroll all the way down this page to read all class information
Due to a health problem Maureen is only doing private lessons.  Email her or call to set up private lesson.  828 329 6084




Pet Obedience is for dogs 5 months and older; 5 lessons for $125. 

Course Focus

  • Mastering a controlled down-stay (which is a valuable tool to prevent undesirable behaviors.
  • Sit, Down, Leash-Walking, and Come.
  • Clicker training is an option in this class. One minute video on How to use Clicker.
  • We are positive motivational trainers. All methods are reward based.
  • A variety of dog owner topics are covered at the beginning of each class.
  • Gentle leader training collars are discussed during orientation.
  • Refunds granted up to the start of the second class.

What should I bring?

  • A chair
  • Several kinds of soft food treats.  (cheese, low fat hot dog slices, frozen biljac), NOT PUPERONIES, MILK BONES, KIBBLE)
  • Water bowl
  • 4-6 foot leash, flat buckle collar
  • Walking shoes that work in sand.  Some classes will be taught outside on fenced field during good weather.
  • Bring sun and/or bug spray if you need it in the summer.
  • Dog Works is closed when Henderson County Public Schools are closed due to bad weather.

To join a class, email either Laurie or Maureen to get a class application.   (I am trying to upload to website).   We will let you know via email when we have received your application, shot record, and check.   All checks to be made out to the instructor and mailed to the person teaching the class.   

Laurie Buckley, 188 Sienna Road, Saluda, NC 28773      

Maureen Robinson, 357 Smyre Place Lane, Zirconia, NC 28790