Top 8 Online Dog Training Classes

Whether your dog is domesticated, an emotional support dog or a service or psychiatric service dog, basic training is essential to travel on planes with your dog, not to mention for the general health and welfare of both you and your dog. At a time when in-person dog training classes can be difficult to come by, online classes provide a convenient and effective alternative. How effective, of course, depends on the specific training course, which is why we’ve compiled the following list for you of the best of the best among online dog training classes. 1. Brandon McMillan Brandon McMillan is the host of the TV series “Lucky Dog,” for which he won an Emmy Award. His trainings are focused on relationship-building between people and their dogs. In his classes, he helps you develop trust with your dog, which then allows you to develop the ability to control your dog. His coursework ranges from simple commands like sit, down and stay to remedying common problems like digging and barking. By the end of training with Brandon, you will build an unbreakable bond with your dog while learning how to better his or her behavior. Brandon teaches dog training online on MasterClass, a subscription-based educational website covering every topic under the sun. Brandon’s online dog training classes include several innovative lesson plans such as: Variables That Make Your Dog Unique Trust and Groundwork for Training Training Foundations and the Seven Common Commands Signaling Commands and Leash Techniques At the time of this writing, Brandon had 15 video lessons posted online, totalling two hours and 58 minutes of expert dog training. To take Brandon’s classes, you must subscribe to MasterClass, which costs $15 per month, billed yearly. A subscription allows you to take all hundred-plus courses the site offers, including the abilities to watch on a phone, desktop computer or television and even download lessons to watch offline. You also get PDF workbooks for each class, including Brandon’s dog training classes. www.masterclass.com/classes/brandon-mcmillan-teaches-dog-training 2. Spirit Dog Training Spirit Dog Training boasts nearly 10,000 happy customers with nearly 220,000 total views of their training videos to date. The lead trainer at Spirit Dog is Steff Trott, who has trained thousands of dogs (and their people) in person and online since 2013. She’s taught live trainings in her home of New Mexico as well as across the globe, including as far as Germany. Her own teachers included multi-time world champions in dog training competitions. With Spirit Dog, you can train your dog in short, convenient, 10-minute sessions, rather than trying to set aside long, impractical stretches. There’s a variety of course programs to choose from, many with multiple lessons. Topics include: Basic Obedience Loose Leash Walking Dog Tricks Mastering Potty Training Focus in Public – Out and About Canine Fitness Course Slow Down Tackling Reactivity Coming When Called and Outdoor Focus Taking Turns Brain Games Frisbee Games SpiritDog Parkour They even have an Ultimate Puppy Program. Each course includes one or more step-by-step video lessons, […]

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