NEW Holiday Workshops
Check out our newest companion dog workshops!
Holidays are around the corner! Is your dog naughty and likes to jump up on guests or snatch things off the counter? Well, we have some workshops that can help you with these kinds of issues!
COVID-19 Business Update
Hello to all who love Argus Ranch,
Thank you all so much for sticking with us through this very challenging time! We have been busy with new online classes and get some of our instructors back teaching. Currently, we have Agility, Barn Hunt, and Companion Dog classes going on. Check out the schedules!
We are very happy to read about the governor's up date on agricultural events. If you haven't heard or read about the Covid-19 requirements, click here. Already we have groups interested in holding events again. So stay tuned for more!
Don't forget! We now have a new online scheduling program for private lessons, rentals, and practice time that can be reached using the links below:
Competition Arena practice rental - To book either ring 1 or ring 2 in the competition arena to practice on your own, click here. This is ONLY available for current Argus Ranch students in our agility classes, otherwise you need pre-approval before signing up.
Zanee Arena practice rental - If you would like to book time in the Zanee arena to practice agility, click here.
Agility Private Lessons - Some of our instructors offer private agility lessons. Interested? Click here
Barn Hunt Private Lessons or Practice Time - Set up a private lesson or supervised practice time for barn hunt, click here.
Field Rentals - Rent the BIG Field to run your dogs, click here.
If you still don't want to be out and about, then take a look at our online classes. Maybe something will catch your eye!
Seriouslee & Friends Puppy Chronicles! - Taught by Jordan Biggs
Follow along with Jordan as she trains tricks, shaping, fitness, verbals, running contacts and more with her new puppy Seriouslee and her puppy friends!
Gain a strong foundation now while your puppy is young — it's much easier for them to learn at this age!
Positive play-based approach using up-to-date training methods means a FUN, happy and SUCCESS-FILLED experience for puppy and handler!
You and your puppy will get familiar with the most current agility course styles — no need to relearn the newest styles as your puppy grows into a young dog and advances in their training!
Learn how to help your dog truly understand what is expected of them, setting them up now for low-frustration highly rewarding training at even advanced levels down the road!
Lots and LOTS of cute puppy videos and general puppy adorableness!
Hours of training videos from dogs at different stages
Content stays available to view forever!
$85 for 6 months of training videos and explanations! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions!
Perfect Nail Trims - Taught by Sarah Forde
This class will go over the process of teaching your dog how to stay still during nail trims, how to trim nails correctly and safely, and how to teach your dog to actually enjoy nail trims. Many of the concepts from this class can be applied to other aspects of grooming as well, such as combing, tooth brushing, paw cleaning, and more! Sign me up!
Introduction to K9 Nose Work® - Taught by Kathy Weaver
Dogs investigate and understand the world through their incredible sense of smell. In our Introduction to K9 Nose Work® course, you will be starting your dog on a new and exciting journey using its nose for enrichment and reinforcement. You and your dog do not need previous training experience or special skills to start nose work. Our course is designed to make searching/hunting a rewarding activity for your dog, to increase its confidence and to introduce it to variety of the components of nose work. Introduction to Nose Work is for: Puppies, young dogs, dogs retired from physical activities, dogs needing an outlet for excess energy, sensitive and reactive dogs that are uncomfortable participating in group activities, handlers who want to try a new activity with their dogs, handlers who intend to ultimately compete in nose work.
Get BACK in Shape! - Taught by Leslie Eide
Ready to get back in the game? The ongoing global pandemic has thrown everyone’s world upside down, including our dogs! Get (Back) In Shape will teach you a basic understanding of canine fitness and guide you step by step to get your dog ready to return to the games you both love. We will cover cardio, strength, balance, and flexibility. Learn from the best how to get your dog back in the game and stay in the game. Sign me up!
Thank you for your continued support! We hope to see you here soon!
We have Puppy Kindergarten for all of you with new puppies ages 8 to 16 weeks. The class is an ongoing and rolling enrollment, meaning you can start at anytime.
Mondays, 7:45 PM (ongoing)
Tuesdays, 6:15 PM (ongoing)
Thursdays, 11:00 AM (ongoing)
Sundays, 1:15 PM (ongoing)
To read more about the class, click here.
Ready to sign-up? Click on the button below!
Companion Dog Manners - Basics class is for dogs of all ages. This is a foundation/basic manners class. We will focus on teaching good manners and behaviors using reward and engagement. This is a great class for dogs of all ages, dogs that just need a refresher, or are new to your home. If you want to know more, click here.
New Class - Tuesdays, 7:30 PM, November 3rd
To sign-up, click on one of the buttons below!