Training Levels & Pricing
A "green" dog starts at $6000.00. Any additional training increases the price. Calculate the price by adding the training level for each discipline to the base price.
Started (add $500.00) - The dog has been introduced to this up to 2 or 4 times
Imprinted (add $1000.00) - The dog has been introduces to this more than 5 times but still needs plenty of additional training.
Intermediate (add $1500.00) - The dog has been trained in this but needs additional or continuous training.
Finished (add $2000.00) - The dog, once bonded with the new handler, can certify in this discipline.
Disciplines and Levels
Socializing & Exposure
Started: the dog has met strange people in strange environments and differently textured floors (grass, dirt, concrete, carpet, tile, etc.)
Imprinted: The dog has met strange people, runners, bikers or skate boarders
Intermediate: The dog has met strange people in strange environments with different sound exposures (airplanes, sliding doors, noisy cars or motorcycles, carts gun shots, etc.)
Started: the dog has performed exercises to teach him/her to use their hindquarters.
Imprinted: the dog has performed advanced exercises to teach him/her to use their hindquarters.
Started: includes healing on and off leash, sit, down, sit out of motion, down out of motion, long down and walking through a group
Imprinted: includes all of level 1 plus a 1m jump, retrieve over the jump and retrieve over the A frame (2m).
Intermediate: includes all of level 1 & 2 plus a send away.
Started: the dog is taught to track about 300 steps
Imprinted: the dog is taught to track about 450 steps with corners
Intermediate: the dog is taught to track about 600-800 steps with corners and indication of articles
Started: includes indication of a container search.
Imprinted: includes the container and room search.
Intermediate: includes the container and room search and outside search.
Finished: includes all from level 1-3 plus buried/water search and car search.
Started: includes the search, hold and bark, bite and out.
Imprinted: includes the search, hold and bark, bite, out and long bite.
Intermediate: includes the search, hold and bark, bite, out, and long bite with distractions (screaming, gunfire, etc.)
You can pre-order your dogs with desired discipline(s) requirements. Any pre-order requires a 50% non-refundable deposit. You can also bring your own dog. Vetting will be required for this.