Happy Dog Programs

Happy Dog Programs

Our Happy Dog training programs are essential for dog owners who need some extra help. We offer private training sessions, providing one-on-one instruction for you, your family, and your dog.

Whether you are seeking a simple introduction to dog training or a comprehensive program, we have a range of training packages that cater to the specific needs of you and your dog, aged 8 months or older.

What We Train

Basic Training: 
Sit, Down, Stay, Place, Release cue, Loose leash walking, Heel, Come when called, Off-leash recall, Leave it, Drop it, Get it, Go crate, Wait at doorways, Ignore distractions, Impulse control, Advanced Obedience, and more.

Excessive Jumping, Excessive barking, Digging, Chewing, Counter-surfing, Running away, Getting into the garbage or other, Getting onto unwanted surfaces, and more.

*Individual curriculums vary depending on owner and dog needs*

Basic Programs:

Dog Intro

  • 4 x One-Hour Training Lessons

Dog Basic

  • 6 x One-hour Training Lessons

Dog Training Intro

Dogs 8 months and older

The program serves as an introductory guide to dog training, assisting owners in mastering training techniques, training new skills, and resolving problems.

In Person = $550.00 / Virtual = $495.00

Dog Training Basics

Dogs 8 months and older

Through well rounded 6-session program, both you and your dog will be guided through all the basics of dog training with effective training techniques.

In Person = $800.00 / Virtual = $720.00

Speciality Programs:

Leash Walking

  • 4 x One-hour Training Lessons
  • 3 x 30-min Tutoring Lessons
  • 1 x 45-min Check-in Lesson

Problem Solving

  • 6 x One-hour Training Lessons
  • 4 x 30-min Tutoring Lessons
  • 1 x 45-min Check-in Lesson

Training Plus

  • 6 x One-hour Training Lessons
  • 6 x 30-min Tutoring Lessons
  • 1 x 45-min Check-in Lesson
  • 6 Weeks Of Manners Classes

Leashing Walking / Focused Skill

Dogs 8 months and older

This specialized program emphasizes developing leash skills (or any other specific skill). With in-depth private lessons for owners to learn the techniques involved, along with tutoring sessions for dogs to build and reinforce their skills. With this program, you can master leash walking.

In Person = $850.00 / Virtual = $765.00

Problem Solving Program

Dogs 8 months and older

The program offers a versatile approach that can effectively tackle various areas of improvement. Whether you are struggling with obedience issues or need help managing your dog's problem behaviors, this program provides a realistic solution that can help you achieve your training goals.

In Person = $1200.00 / Virtual = $1080.00

Dog Training Plus Program

Dogs 8 months and older

The dog training plus program offers a comprehensive training experience for both you and your dog, covering everything you need to know to have a well-trained dog. Investing in your dog's training will pay off big time for the rest of your lives together, and this program can help set them up for success. It includes in-depth private lessons, tutoring sessions, and group manners training providing your dog with a strong foundation for training that will benefit them for years to come.

In Person = $1500.00

Training Lessons

60 Minutes

Training lessons offer one-on-one coaching from our trainers for both you and your puppy. The sessions are designed to build skills and teach both owner and pup how to work together as a team. Each lesson includes assigned homework, and our trainers are always available to support you via email or phone throughout the training process.

Tutoring Lessons

30 Minutes

Tutoring lessons are all about your puppy's skills, we focus on their learning without the humans to help your puppy progress faster and more efficiently through the program, and it makes homework easier for you. Tutor lessons are only available for in-person training, for virtual programs these will be 30-min lessons.

Check-in Lessons

45 Minutes

The check-in lessons are designed for you and your dog to touch base with your trainer 3-6 weeks following the completion of your training program. The lesson aims to address any unresolved concerns, answer any follow-up questions, and refine any skills that may have weakened since completing the program to ensure long-term success in training.


Where We Train:

In Home:
We serve North Charlotte and the Lake Norman area in North Carolina providing training in the comfort of your home or off-site at local parks and public areas, for all your training needs.

Our Locations:
We offer two convenient training locations, Charlotte/Northlake and Mooresville to enhance your experience by offering lessons on-site and group training classes classes.
We provide virtual lessons for dogs and their owners far and wide. Yes - We can do it all over a Zoom call. Virtual training is available no matter where you are in the world.

Individual Lesson Price:

Training Lessons

  • $150.00 Per Lesson

Tutoring Lessons

  • $80.00 Per Lesson

Check-in Lessons

  • $95.00 Per Lesson

Start Training Happy!