Dog Training Classes
Dog Training Classes
Our March and April dog training classes have been postponed
Heritage Humane Society is offering group dog training classes that are available to the public. Adopters from HHS receive a special $40 off voucher. Discounts are available for bundled purchases.
Classes can be purchased at Heritage Humane Society located at 430 Waller Mill Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185 7 days a week between 9 AM and 4:30 PM.
Handlers must be at least 18 years old, or accompanied by an adult, but the entire (human) family is encouraged to attend. Heritage Humane Dog Training uses family-friendly, positive-reinforcement methodology that is appropriate for all ages.
Classes meet at the 4H Campground (off Jamestown Road), once a week for six weeks. The Training Calendar lists the first week of a new class. Classes meet at the same day and time each week. Classes meet for an hour.
- Workshops are single day (1 hour) sessions on specific topics. Workshops can be purchased at Heritage Humane Society (430 Waller Mill Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185) between 9 AM – 4:30 PM. The cost is $40 per workshop. Space is limited.
- Dogs 6-months and older must have proof of current Rabies Vaccination. Puppies 5-months and younger must have had their second round of puppy (DPP) vaccinations. Paperwork required (metal collar tags cannot be accepted as proof).
Where are the classes held?
- Classes are sold at the shelter (430 Waller Mill Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185), but classes are taught at the 4-H Campground located at 3751 4-H Club Rd., Williamsburg, VA 23185
What is the cost of training classes?
- A six week course costs $140 (that covers all 6 weeks).
- If you buy two at once, it is only $250 (that covers 12 weeks of classes)
- If you buy three at once, it is only $350 (that covers 18 weeks of classes!)
- Adopters from HHS will be given a $40 off voucher. This can be used on a single class or bundled purchase.
- Workshops are single day (1 hour) sessions on specific topics. The cost is $40 per workshop. Space is limited.
How do I purchase classes?
- Classes can be purchased at Heritage Humane Society, located at 430 Waller Mill Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185 7 days a week between 9 AM and 4:30 PM.
- Group classes last six weeks. They meet every week at the same day and time. The calendar lists only the first meeting of a new class. The 2nd – 6th meetings are not listed on the calendar, but will take place at the same day and time for the remaining consecutive weeks.
Contact: Adam T. Claar, Animal Behavior Consultant
757-221-0150 ext: 0