The Humane Society of the Tennessee Valley (HSTV), can schedule or refer you for low cost dog training. We will offer basic obedience classes or one-on-one classes to address specific behaviors at our shelter. Space is limited, call to reserve your “spot” today!

Class TypeOnly
Basic Obedience Package (Group class - 3 classes)
Behaviors/skills addressed in group obedience classes include but not limited to:  Sit, Stay, Down, Come, Off, Heel, No, Focus, Leave it, Potty training, Leash walking, Jumping, Nipping, Chewing, Crate training.
Specific behavior issues
Behaviors/skills addressed in one-on-one sessions include but not limited to:
 Separation Anxiety, Fear based issues, Resource guarding, Reactive to people, Reactive to other dogs, Lack of socialization, Biting.
In-Home Classes (30 mile radius from zip 37865)
Behaviors/skills addressed in in-home sessions include but not limited to:  Nuisance Barking, Reactive to guests coming into house, Getting along with other dogs, Very fearful dogs

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All classes are led by Certified Dog Trainers who utilize positive science-based training methods. We discourage the use of pain, fear or coercion to modify or manage behavior.

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