Dog School Austin

3908 Manchaca Rd - 78704

Owned and Operated by Certified Canine Behavior & Training Specialists

DOG SCHOOL OFFERS FREE PICK UP & DROP OFF AT ANY LOCATION!!!!

Our convenient, customized, and experienced services always include training with a certified canine behavior and training specialist.  We offer behavior and quality of life solutions for you and your dog in a stress free home environment.  At Dog School it's our goal to always exceed your expectations, contact us and come see why!

Now serving Austin, Texas.  

Our Boarding School Programs

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Boarding School Basics ~ 2 week program

With our Boarding School Basics Program we focus on results oriented training, teaching commands, building duration for those commands and adding in distractions while training.  The training includes: 

  • Clicker conditioning & training
  • Sit
  • Down
  • Place (our boundary stay)
  • Heel
  • Here (come when called)
  • Building Duration
  • Adding Distractions
  • Off (no jumping)
  • Name Recognition
  • Address any specific behavioral concerns
  • Text & Picture updates
  • Other activities your dog will enjoy while at Boarding School:

  • Field Trips including:  Real Life training with other dogs out on Austin trails and hot spots & structured exercise
  • In home nightly training including: Learning manners & to be calm and settled around a group of dogs indoors 
  • Nightly Slumber Party including: Crate training or dog bed in the trainer's room ( Feel free to bring your personal bed or crate otherwise Dog School will provide one)
  • Over night supervision
  • Pick up and Drop off included 
  • 1 hour Go home lesson in your home, plus one free 1 hour follow up lesson  
  • Off leash group training while learning proper play in yard
  • Contact us to discuss rates and the right customized program for you and your dog!


    Boarding School Honors ~ 4 week program
    *most popular!

    Our Honors program includes the same results oriented training as our basics + additional commands and will  focus on higher learning, advanced training with longer duration commands, higher distractions during training and building towards off leash.  Your dog will also enjoy sports training and will have the option to become certified through AKC with the Canine Good Citizen (CGC). With the Honors program your dog will have been in a consistent advanced training environment for twice as long as our Basics program, this will require less follow through work at home for you and an easier behavior transfer for your dog back into the home. The training includes:

  • Basics Training Program
  • Leave it (ignoring objects or distractions)
  • Wait (wait at door)
  • Customized Trick
  • Longer Command duration
  • Higher Training Distractions
  • Building towards next step, off leash
  • Sports Training, structured exercise geared towards dog sports (frisbee, fetch, swim, bike, hike, agility) 
  • Ready to be certified in CGC (Canine Good Citizen, by AKC)
  • 1 hour Go home lesson in your home, plus one free 1 hour follow up lesson
  • Contact us to discuss rates and the right customized program for you and your dog!


     Higher Education Unleashed! ~ 6 week program

    With our Higher Education Unleashed program your dog will receive all of the Basics & Honors training all off leash! With this program your dog will also take with them the potential for other opportunities such as therapy work or even competition in training or sports like agility. With the additional two weeks we will focus transferring all training to off leash and you and your dog can enjoy the freedom to do all of your favorite activities all off leash! This program includes:

  • Basics Training Program
  • Honors Training Program
  • Advanced Off Leash Training
  • Preparation for advanced learning in therapy work or competition training
  • 1 hour Go home lesson in your home, plus one free 1 hour follow up lesson

  • Contact us to discuss rates and the right customized program for you and your dog!


    Owned and Operated by Certified Canine Behavior & Training Specialists