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Dog Training in Duluth, MN

At Canal Bark, we have two fabulous locations and three distinct training programs through our Canal Bark University to meet your training needs:

  • Group classes at Club Canal Bark (downtown location)
  • Immersion Training for your dog to stay and learn at Canal Bark (Airpark location)
  • Puppy Academy at Canal Bark (Airpark location)

Positive & Proven Training Methods

Our trainers are experienced in a variety of positive, proven training methods with dogs of all ages and breeds. This allows us to customize your dog’s training using methods your pet responds to best. Our programs are so effective because we custom-tailor the training experience for each pet. It starts with a FREE training evaluation at Canal Bark, where we’ll discover your individual goals and challenges and review the best options for you. Call us today to find out more!

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Give Us A Call To Schedule A Free Training Evaluation

Discount subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other offers. Discount applies to first time training customers only.

Canal Bark University

We are launching a new comprehensive training program that will include a range of options to fit your needs.

Immersion Dog Training

Our immersion training program is the best way to give your dog a strong foundation, work on specific issues, or provide a tune-up for lasting success. Every activity in our intensive program is part of your dog’s education.

2, 3, or 5 week immersion training packages

Each package includes lodging in our award-winning accommodations and a daily one-on-one exercise regime:

  • Basic obedience work
  • Structured socialization and playtime
  • Real-word outing to practice in different environments with a calm mindset
  • A mid-session visit and update with your dog’s lead trainer
  • Debrief and private lesson at check-out
  • Follow up homework to help ensure success at home
  • Additional private lesson after some time at home

Call us to set up your free evaluation and find out more!

Group Dog Training Courses

Our new Club Canal Bark in downtown Duluth features a specially-designed Dog Training Center. Classes are kept small to maximize every student’s (canine and human!) experience, whether you want a starter puppy class, an obedience refresher or to try a fun canine sport. All classes are six-week sessions with offerings varying by session. Call us for details today!

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Puppy Academy (ages 8 weeks to 5 months)

Your puppy gets the consistency of Monday through Friday day school while you get to enjoy a happy puppy at home on evenings and weekends. Puppies have specific training needs during this formative time to build the foundation for their life-long training success.

Puppies receive the best possible start with consistent training on age-appropriate basics:

  • Potty training
  • Crate training
  • Exposure to multiple surfaces and obstacles
  • Socialization
  • Basic obedience
  • Leash training
  • Plus fun play times!

Call us to set up your free evaluation and find out more!

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Give Us A Call To Schedule A Free Training Evaluation

Discount subject to availability and cannot be combined with any other offers. Discount applies to first time training customers only.

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Benefits of Professional Dog Training

Dogs are naturally smart and eager to learn, but training doesn’t often come easy at home. If you’ve tried training your dog on your own, you’ve likely run into more than your fair share of confusion and frustration. Professional trainers are here to untangle the lines of communication between you and your dog and help you establish a better relationship than ever.

  • Years of experience with dogs of all kinds.Our training team has seen it all—from lovable Labradors to bouncy Beagles, we’ve had success with dogs of all ages and personalities. Because we’re educated in multiple training techniques, we can figure out what your dog responds to best.
  • The best environment for learning. Our training center has all the tools we need to help your dog learn. Because we can control the amount of distractions and incentives, we can impart lasting knowledge that stands up to the world outside Canal Bark.
  • Lots of knowledge for you to keep.At the conclusion of our training programs, you’ll go home with all the tools you need to maintain your dog’s training now and in the future. We’ll equip you with practice exercises, training tips, information on your breed, and much more.