Dog Training Resources
SPCA Tampa Bay is proud to partner with New Dawn Animal Behavior Center
In order to help stop the spread of COVID-19, we are not accepting new students as of 3/27/20.All classes/scheduled sessions that are currently in-progress will complete the remainder of their planned class weeks with two considerations
- Before arriving at your class, please call to let us know about any possible exposure you've had to COVID-19
- All private sessions currently scheduled will be held at New Dawn Animal Behavior Center
Need less distraction? Find private sessions for you and your dog both on location for $90 and at your home for $105. Get started here.
Puppy Pre-School is an important part of socialization and helping your new puppy gain confidence and learn new skills. Training your puppy at an early age, and including everyone in the family, is a key component to building your relationship with your dog.
This six-week session is open to all puppies up to 6 months of age (Please contact us if your puppy is more than 6 months of age). This class includes: housetraining information, socialization chewing and mouthing, greetings, walking on leash, coming when called, problem solving and the AKC Puppy STAR Evaluation. There are plenty of opportunities to get your questions answered
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Basic Manners (The Power Of Positive)
One six-week session introduces clicker training, self control, cues and more to enhance the bond between you and your dog. Get started here.
Four week session develops the skills you learned in Basic Manners. We begin to introduce training exercises that are more challenging and useful in the real world, as well as reinforcing reliability in our pups. To get started click here.
Advanced Manners (Both Ends Of The Leash)
Seven-week session on advanced skills for dogs and handlers. Proof all behaviors and help dogs generalize information. Includes the AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluation. Get started here.
Whether you are a seasoned pro or a just getting started, agility courses provide socialization skills, listening skills, coordination and is a lot of fun for humans and canines!
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Nose Work for Dogs
New, exciting, urban dog sport designed to develop dogs’ natural scenting abilities by using their curiosity, and their love of toys, food, and exercise. Get started here.
Questions? Send us a message with the form below or call (727) 586-3591 x.167.
Please read our policies & procedures before registering.