Services and pricing

EFFECTIVE, FORCE-FREE DOG TRAINING IN DENVER, COLORADO

Canis Major Dog Training offers a variety of dog training and behavior solutions for Denver to fit every budget.

Don't see what you're looking for here? Contact us to work out a specific training package for your dog. 

NOT LOCATED IN DENVER? We also offer virtual training sessions via webcam or phone, as well as email consultations.


Group Classes and Workshops

Denver's best group classes for puppies and adult dogs - unlimited monthly classes for $150

  • Offering Puppy Skills (ages 8 weeks to 5 months), Basic Manners (6 months and up) and Sports classes (all ages)

  • Manners and Puppy classes address the skills your dog needs to behave at home and in public

  • Sports keep your dog busy, active, and engaged learning a new skill

  • Unlimited monthly membership means you can attend as many classes as you like - and repeat as often as you like

  • We also occasionally offer specialty classes and workshops that can be purchased separately from a membership.

  • Click here for more info and to view the calendar, then purchase your membership today and improve your dog’s behavior in weeks


Private Training

Denver's best training with a behavior specialist for obedience and behavior concerns - $100/hour for behavior issues, $50/30 mins for sports

  • Effective, humane methods based on industry standard practices

  • Addresses concerns ranging from basic manners to behavior problems such as aggression, reactivity, fear, and separation anxiety

  • After an initial session, our behavior consultants create a custom program designed to meet your goals

  • Flexible scheduling with times available daily allows you to fit training into your schedule

  • Unlimited email and phone support

  • Sessions take place at our training center ($30 travel fee for in-home sessions, contact us for availability)

  • Schedule your initial consult so we can get started on your customized training plan

  • Engage your dog with one-on-one sports lessons to keep them busy and active (perfect for dogs who can’t attend group sports class)


Day Training

Denver's best training with a behavior specialist for obedience and select behavior concerns - starting at $80/day

  • Let us do the training! Drop your dog off at our training center for the day

  • Includes at least 30 minutes of professional training on select behavior issues

  • Your dog stays in a roomy day training den during down time, and potty breaks are provided throughout the day

  • Dog-friendly dogs may participate in daycare for an additional $15/day

  • Drop off between 7-8:30am and pick up after work between 4:30-6pm (late checkout may be available upon request)

  • 30 minute transfer session included with every 5 days booked - so you can maintain good behavior at home

  • Schedule your 30-minute or 1-hour training today and look forward to better behavior without all the work


Board & Train

Denver's best training with a behavior specialist for obedience and select behavior concerns - $900/1 week, $800/week for two or more

  • Let our behavior and training experts do the training for you - your dog stays with us for an extended visit

  • Includes a minimum of 30 minutes each day of professional training, customized to meet your behavior goals

  • Your dog stays in a roomy suite during down time, and potty breaks are provided throughout the day

  • Dog-friendly dogs may participate in daycare for an additional $15/day

  • Drop off/pick up times between 7-8:30am (8-9am for weekends) and 4:30-6pm (late checkout may be available upon request)

  • Free 30-minute private training transfer session is included - so you can maintain good behavior at home

  • Book your dog’s 1-week, 2-week, 3-week, or 4-week stay and look forward to better behavior within weeks


Leash Reactivity

Denver's best training for dogs who bark and lunge on leash - $175/6 weeks

  • For dogs who bark, lunge, and generally make a fuss when they see other dogs on-leash

  • Class eases dogs into exposure with other dogs, teaching more appropriate behaviors

  • Group setting allows for practice with multiple other dogs, allowing for real-life scenarios

  • Learn skills to help your dog make better choices around other dogs

  • Book your spot in class today and look forward to walks again (First session is orientation with no dogs)


Daycare

Denver's best daycare to keep your dog busy when you’re busy - starting at $35/day; discount for multiple days

  • Certified trainers supervise playtime and encourage appropriate social behaviors

  • Drop off between 7-8:30am and pick up after work between 4:30-6pm (late checkout may be available upon request)

  • Dogs play together in our spacious 3000+ square foot gym

  • Rest breaks throughout the day ensure dogs don’t get cranky

  • We never use use squirt bottles, shake cans, or other scary/startling tactics

  • Free 30-minute evaluation (required first) to determine if daycare is a good fit for your dog

  • Already approved for daycare: Book your single day or purchase discounted packages of 5, 10, or 20 sessions today


Puppy Socials

Denver's best socialization for puppies - $10/class (or free with Group Class Membership)

  • Offering socials for puppies of all ages - including adolescent dogs up to 18 months!

  • Half-hour socials allow for plenty of playtime while ensuring puppies don’t get overstimulated

  • Help your pup learn the social skills they need to be a well-adjusted adult dog

  • Socials are managed by professional trainers to encourage appropriate play skills and ensure a positive experience

  • All Puppy Socials are free with a Group Class Membership or can be purchased individually

  • Book your spot today for 8-16 weeks, 4-6 months, or 7-18 months and take home a tired puppy

  • Buy a package of 10 puppy socials and get 20% off


Boarding

Denver's best personalized boarding - $80/night

  • Your dog stays in one of our roomy boarding suites

  • Personal attention, playtime, and potty breaks offered throughout the day

  • Dog-friendly dogs may participate in daycare for an additional $15/day

  • Our staff of certified trainers can accommodate dogs with special handling considerations who may not do well at other boarding facilities

  • Drop off/pick up times between 7-8:30am (8-9am weekends) and 4:30-6pm (late checkout may be available upon request)

  • Contact us to book your dog’s stay and rest easy knowing they will be cared for by skilled professionals


training Center rental

Denver's best dog-friendly event center - starting at $45/hour

  • Rent all or part of our 7200+ sf training center for your event

  • Dog-friendly spaces include offices, lobby, and warehouse

  • All rentals include access to ample parking, two bathrooms, break room, and utility area

  • We are happy to plan and host your dog’s birthday party or other special celebration!

  • Contact us for availability and more information