Obedience and CGC Training

Custom K-9 Performance offers custom training programs to fit your needs.

Not all dogs have the same issues, that’s why we design our classes to fit you and your dog’s lifestyle.

Learn to build a lasting and trusting relationship with your dog. Many dogs lose their homes due to unwanted behaviors that can be corrected with training and behavior modification. Learn to teach your dog to be a well behaved addition to your home.

Behavior problems? We specialize in all behavior problems. Dog aggression, Human aggression, and anxiety issues to name a few. Problem dogs are always welcome!

Classes offered

In home private lessons

Need more help? We offer in home private lessons for behavior problems or basic obedience. Dog aggression, Human aggression, fear, anxiety, or any behavior that if causing problems for you. We also do temperament evaluations including bite cases.

CGC and Puppy Star testing

We offer CGC testing and puppy Star classes and testing. Think your dog’s a canine good citizen? (CGC) Then prove it! We have all the tools available to get you ready for the CGC or puppy star tests. Please see the AKC website HERE to read more

Doggie Boot Camp

Don’t have time to train your dog or have sever behavior problem? Let us train them for you! Doggie Boot Camp is a 2-6 week program where your dog is sent to us for training. Your dog is worked several times a day on your customized training program. After training you will have several training sessions to train you how work with your new trained companion.

OBEDIENCE:

Group classes offered:

  • Puppy foundation class
  • Basic Obedience
  • Advanced obedience
CGC and Puppy Star testing

We offer CGC testing and puppy Star classes and testing. Think your dog’s a canine good citizen? (CGC) Then prove it! We have all the tools available to get you ready for the CGC or puppy star tests. Please see the AKC website HERE to read more.

Puppy Foundation Classes

(for puppies 12 wks-8 mo ) 5 Week class
Puppy foundation classes are a great way to introduce your new puppy to life with his new family. This class builds attention and lays a solid foundation for the next step, Basic Novice. Puppy foundation works on

  • Basic commands as sit, down, come, stay, and walking on leash without pulling
  • Behavior problems such as jumping, biting, barking, first signs of dog aggression
  • Potty training, How to crate train, what and how much to feed, dangerous foods for dogs and much more
  • After completing puppy foundation you will be able continue into Novice for puppy graduates
Basic Novice (dogs over 8 mo) 6 week class

Basic Novice is just that, learning the basics! This is a great class if you just bought/adopted a dog or your long time family member just needs some manners.
In Basic Novice we work on

  • Basic commands as sit, down, come, stay, heeling, stand and finish
  • Behavior problems will be addressed Jumping, biting, barking, dog or human aggression, any other problems that you are having
  • We focus on control and training through distraction to our ultimate goal of good manners!
Advanced Novice 6 weeks

This class is for Novice class graduates where we really fine tune our training and push the dogs to pay attention through bigger distractions.

  • work on basic commands and start off leash commands
  • control at a distance
  • reliable recall off leash
Competition Obedience 6-8 weeks

This would be for those who wish to compete in Obedience or Rally. We teach things just a bit different since we focus on minimizing point loss.

  • Go over basic commands but with competition in mind
  • Work on focus and one step heeling
  • change of positions
  • rules for UKC and AKC

We just got a new set of agility equipment and will be teaching classes at all levels. Puppy agility all the way to masters level.

We support rescue groups and offer a 15% discount on training services for the following groups, Almost Home NM, PACA, and Boston Terrier Rescue of NM. If you have a dog adopted from one of these groups just provide the adoption contract at time of registration for your discount.

Need more help? 1 hour private lessons at our facility, and in home consultations are available. We specialize in working with aggression.

Some of our CGC Graduates!

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