Fur Fun Classes

About Fur Fun Classes at Bark Avenue

Bark Avenue Daycamp strongly believes in building and strengthening bonds with our furry family members. We provide activities that allow you to train together, learn new skills, and build confidence in a fun and safe environment.

 

 

Pack Walk

Duration:  45-60 minutes per session
Cost:  $25

Enjoy an outing with our Certified Trainer, Kelly, to work with your pup’s natural curiosity during a structured walk. It’s not only great exercise and mentally stimulating, but a great opportunity to practice social skills in a safe and controlled environment. Your dog will learn how to handle real-life situations and distractions from cars, cyclists, trains, people, strollers, squirrels, fellow K9’s and much more! Each pack walk is approximately 45-60 minutes, weather permitting. You’ll need to bring a collar and leash (please, no flexi or retractable leashes), treats are always a plus!

7/7, Sunday, 10:00 am – 11:00 am   Bartlett Gazebo  SIGN UP!
7/21, Sunday, 10:00 am – 11:00 am   Riley’s Run  SIGN UP!

 

 

PAW’some Activities NEW!

Duration: 6 weeks, one hour per session
Cost: $150

Do you want a little bit of everything? Let’s mix it up! This class offers it all, everything from nose work, agility, tricks, and more. In this six-week class, you will have the opportunity to explore each skill and introduce your dog to a variety of activities. With an environment full of positive reinforcement and motivation, you and your dog will be sure to have a great time learning and bonding together.

7/8 – 8/19, Monday, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm  SIGN UP! (no class 8/12)

 

 

Fun Nose Work

Duration:  3 weeks, one hour per session
Cost:  $75

Do you have a dog that loves to smell? Get your pup more excited about using their nose to seek out a toy or treat hidden in one of several boxes, different rooms in your house, yard, park or anywhere you go. This class will introduce you to the basics, teach you how to encourage and develop your dog’s biggest asset, their nose! Your pup will be sure to have fun and burn lots of mental and physical energy. Push their potential with focus and teamwork

 

 

Tricks & Brain Games

Duration:  4 weeks, one hour per session
Cost:  $100

You can always teach any dog a new trick, puppies too! This is a class all about fun, challenges and rewards! The skills you will learn in this class will be beneficial in helping you to learn to communicate more effectively with your dog and develop a great bonding experience. Build confidence, increase attention and focus through fun and games. Here’s a few tricks you’ll be able to choose from to teach your furry family member:

  • Paw
  • Dance
  • Spin
  • Roll-over
  • Play dead
  • Touch
  • Jump
  • Take a bow
  • Open/close door
  • Skateboard
  • Weave through legs
  • Circle around me

 

Agility I

Duration:  4 weeks, one hour per session
Cost:  $100

You and your dog will be sure to have a great time! You will learn the basics of guiding your four-legged friend through our obstacle course that includes running through tunnels, scaling an A-Frame, navigating a teeter-totter, weave poles, and jumping many different types of hurdles. This class is simply FUN!

 

 

Agility II

Duration:  4 weeks, one hour per session
Cost:  $100

This class will build upon what was taught in Agility I. We’ll continue to practice and improve skills by mastering each piece of equipment, working on handler skills and increasing your speed. You and your pup will work as a team improving together.

 

 

 

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HOURS

Monday-Friday:  6:30 am – 7 pm
Saturday:  9am – 5 pm
Sunday:  9 am – 2 pm

Please note:  our daycare is staffed 365 days a year from 6:30 am – 8:00 pm so your dog is sure to get plenty of playtime every day of the week.

LOCATION

1540 Hecht Drive
Bartlett, IL  60103
Phone:  (630) 289-8470
Fax:  (630) 524-9078

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