Dog Owner and Foster Parent Education

Classes are held on an as-needed basis. If you are in need of dog training or dog training advice, please contact our Head Dog TrainerRobert Villaneda - Robert.villaneda@marleysmutts.com For dog training assistance in the Lancaster/Palmdale are, you can contact Lia Marques at 323-251-4381

Our classes include the following:

  • How our emotions and energy effect our dog, and how to achieve the best outcome.
  • How to use training tools –leash, crate, toys, food, etc.
  • Energy & excitement management, how to fulfill your dog’s needs.
  • How dogs experience the world and how to better communicate with them
  • Why rules and boundaries are important and how to enforce them
  • Socialization foundation- proper introductions to objects, humans, dogs
  • Building confidence & self-control by overcoming physical & psychological obstacles.
  • Matching complementary energy states and personalities between other dogs.
 You may not be able to be a Foster Parent or be able to Adopt but still want to get involved and make a difference, then look no further than the links below to find out how you can contribute on a monthly or annual sponsorship plan!

Sponsorship Levels