Obedience Classes

Each class is $100 per six week session. All class fees are non-refundable. Our instructors are AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) evaluators and members of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT). Puppy class is for dogs 8 - 20 weeks of age; adult class is for dogs 21 weeks and older. Bring proof of vaccinations for Rabies, DHLPP, and Bordatella to the first class. All classes are taught at the Support Dogs' facility, near the intersection of Page Avenue and I-270.

Download the Obedience Schedule and Registration Form


AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy (pups 8 - 20 weeks of age)

Learn how to communicate and bond with your puppy. This is an opportunity for your pup to also socialize with other pups while you receive information about housetraining, grooming, chewing and jumping. Your puppy will learn these core skills: Come when called, walk with a loose leash, sit and down quietly, and stay reliably for a short time.

Beginning Adult (dogs 21 weeks of age and older)

Learn to read your dog and communicate positively by using the core obedience skills: Come when called, walk with a loose leash, sit and down quietly, and stay for a reasonable length of time. The class will also address problem behaviors.


Learn several tricks that are fun for your dog! Your dog will learn: crawl, bow, and rollover with part of the class being spent playing games with your dog.

Patio Class

Join us at a variety of outdoor venues to practice good manners while enjoying the company of your dog.

Nose Work Class

This class introduces the elements of scent detection in a recreational setting, allowing your dog to experience the fun of searching.

Handling Class

Learn the positive skills necessary to motivate your dog in the show ring.

For more information, please contact the office at 314-997-2325 or submit a question with our contact form.