Training Classes

Certified dog trainer and behaviorist Dayton Cummings will be working together with the Beaver County Humane Society to offer training and obedience classes in our shelter.  Each classes will be a seven week program and cost $100 (note: the first week's class will be without the dogs unless otherwise noted).  See below for information about the different classes.  For any questions please email   

SPRING/SUMMER 2017 Group Classes


Basic Manners Class 4 months - 10 months

Every Wednesday, May 31st – June 12th 10:00 – 11:00 am (1st class no dogs)

In this class we will expect a little more out of your pups when it comes to their basic manners. We will still work on loose leash walking, sit, down, come and we will add a new one called place. While asking them to stay longer and increasing the distractions.

Puppy imprinting 8 weeks to 18 weeks old

Every Wednesday, May 31st – July 12th 6:30 – 7:30pm (1st class no dogs)

Start your puppy off on the right paw. In this class you'll be taught the basic building blocks. I'm getting your pup ready for the next step, Basic Manners Class. We will learn sit, down, come, walking on leash all while having fun and still letting them be puppies. We will also discuss many puppy issues such as housebreaking and the use of interactive toys to help keep your dog's mind busy.




Small Dog Basic Manners 6 months and older

Every Monday, June 5th – July 17th 10:00 – 11:00 am (1st class no dogs)

Does your little pup have big dog issues but is to small for a regular class? No problem bring him to our small dog basic manners class. Where he will get to learn everything that is taught in our regular Basic Manners Class


Basic Manners for Adults 11 months and older

Every Monday, May 15 – July 3rd 6:30 – 7:30 pm (1st class no dogs)

Is your dog no longer a pup? No problem, no dog is too old to learn. Bring him to our Basic Manners for Adults class. Where they'll learn sit, down, come, place, and how to walk on a loose leash.