Welcome to Greenacre Dog Agility & Training
Your New Favorite Trainer
Bonnie Hirst CPDT-KA
Bonnie is the owner and trainer at Greenacre Dog Agility and Training. Bonnie is a Certified Professional Dog Trainer-Knowledge Assessed. She also has certificates in Puppy Class Instructor Level, Loose Leash Walking Instructor Level, Recalls courses, Aggression in Dogs Master dog behaviour course and Pet First Aide and CPR. A member of Pet Professional Guild she has also completed many workshops and attended conferences related to all aspects of dog training. She teaches using Force Free methods and Reward
based training incorporating games into classes. Bonnie also teaches agility classes for fun or for competition. She has competed for 20+ years achieving many titles with her dog Benjamin and competed at National level.
Bonnie has extensive experience raising dogs of different breeds, backgrounds and behaviours. She blends personal experience and education on science based training methods to help clients build a strong bond with their canine family members.
Check out the class descriptions below to help choose what is right for you!
It’s never too late to teach an old dog new tricks, and I believe it’s never too late to train any pet. My services are designed with you and your pet in mind, and I believe in working as much with you as with your animal. I’m proud of my high success rate and the level of satisfaction my clients, and their pets, come away with every time - guaranteed.
Please note: For group classes full payment is due on booking.
For private sessions a $30 booking fee is required with balance owed BEFORE your session begins. No exceptions. No refunds.
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By appointment $80/hour
In home private consults available.
Travel cost apply.
$30 deposit to book private session with balance due BEFORE your sessions starts.
If your dog needs help with specific behaviour issues we can help you. Please contact us to set up an appointment. Flexible schedule.
We deal with mild to moderate reactivity, resource guarding issues and separation anxiety.
Puppy Essentials Class
Manners Life skills Class
Puppy Essentials Plus Class
$200 for 6 weeks sessions.
$150 for 4 week sessions. (Payment is due on booking or the spot will not be held for you).
Puppy Essentials Class for those with puppies 10 weeks+.
These 6 week classes will consist of relationship building games, boundary training, leash skills, recalls, husbandry (nails and grooming) all taught in a fun games based training style. Note..there is an under 5 months and over 5 months class. Both are basic novice level.
Manners Life Skills Class. This 6 week session is designed for older dogs or rescued dogs with little or no training. It includes relationship building games, recall, leash skills and much more.
Puppy Essentials Plus is a 4 week second session to grow your skills from the Puppy Essentials class. P.E. class is required to take this class. $125 for 4 weeks.
Workshops $60/Micro Classes $30
We offer 2 hour Workshops on a variety of topics, manners, leash skills and recalls being the most popular. Also new this year are our Micro Classes. These are 1 hour stand alone classes on specfic topics such as Nosework, Senior Enrichment gamess (keep your elder dog fit mentally and physically), Puppy Social hour (learn to read play body language, Recalls, Leash skills, Attention Games (Be the squirrel).
Levels 1 & 2 (4 weeks $120)
Level 3 (6 weeks $175)
Pre-competion and Competition classes available.
When fetch just isn't enough
Greenacre specialty. Agility. We have a full set of competition grade equipment for those looking for a fun class with your pup or those who are competition minded. Agility creates an ultra special bond between you and your dog with an added physical fitness benefit for you both.