How to Get Started

Services Application

Here at Shades of Blu Dog Training, we select our clients very carefully to ensure that the necessary time and effort required is applied to our training program. To qualify, please fill out this brief inquiry form to set up an initial consultation with our lead trainer. You will receive a call back within one week after submitting this form.

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What We Do

Our Process

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We Train Your Dog

We create an individualized plan based on you and your dog’s needs. Throughout our training, your dog will learn a new communication system that you will both use for life!

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We Train You

We teach you everything your dog learned through hands-on practice and demonstration together. We ensure that our clients feel confident and competent in their technique and knowledge.

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Ongoing Support

Training is a journey, not a destination. We are passionate about providing the ongoing support to use what you have learned with us to take your relationship with your dog to the next level, including complementary group training.

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DAY TRAINING

Choose from our day training programs that offer the benefits of a Board And Train without having to miss your pup!

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Private Lessons

Private lessons are a great option for owners who have time to be hands-on with their dog’s training journey.

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BOARD AND TRAIN

During a Board & Train Program, your dog comes to stay with us for a fully immersive training retreat.

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RAISE AND TRAIN

During a Raise & Train Program, your dog comes to stay with us for an extended and fully immersive training retreat.

Common Issues

We Can Help

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Leash Pulling

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Counter Surfing

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Barking

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Jumping on Guests

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Separation Anxiety

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Trash Diving

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Nipping

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Recall

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Hyperactivity

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Fear Biting

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Leash Reactivity

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Dog & Human Reactivity

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Anxiety

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Fearful Behavior

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Confidence Issues

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