We are excited to announce the first in our series of several dog-training classes to be offered at Battleground Hospital for Animals, 225 South Royal Oaks Boulevard, Franklin, and TN 37064. You can sign up using the hospitalís website at: www.battlegroundhospital.com or call them at: (615) 261-7500.
The first class, which is now open for enrollment, is a basic obedience class. This class is recommended for all dogs aged 5 months and older. The class is designed to teach and reinforce basic behavior commands including; Heel (on a loose lead,) Sit/Stay, Down/Stay, and Come (off the leash.) There will be homework associated with each class, including exercises for you and your dog to practice! Class will be held once a week, within Battleground Hospital for Animals, for a total of eight weeks. Each class is one hour in length. At the end of the eight-week course, your dog will fully comprehend all of the basic commands.
All dogs attending the class are required to be current on all basic canine vaccinations.
Also, please ensure that your dog is properly secured with a well-fitted collar and a six-foot non-retractable leash.
Treats will be required for each class as well, please bring small, easily swallowed treats, which your dog likes.
Classes will begin Saturday, October 23rd at 2:30 pm in our Hospital and meet once weekly thereafter. Class will not be held on November 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving Holiday.
The cost of the course is $250 and payment is required in full to reserve your place. Please call our office to register your pet as soon as possible as space is limited.