245 Esten Ave Pawtucket RI | 401.724.4474
Hours: Mon-Fri: 6:45am-6:30pm, Sat & Sun: By appointment

Obedience Dog Training in Providence at Ocean Dog Club


Welcome to Ocean Dog Club's Positive Reinforcement Training Program. Our goal is to provide you with the classes that will help you help your dog.

Jim O'Neill of Great Dog! K9 Training, is teaching Puppy Kindergarten, Good Dog, and Canine Good Citizen classes at Ocean Dog Club.  Jim brings to us his Great experience with dogs, winning TOP DOG, by Animal Print readers in 2008 & 2009.  Jim started Great Dog! in 2003 and has been leaving a trail of well behaved dogs since.  More about Jim.

More classes will be added as the program develops If you do not see what you want, please contact us and we will see how we can best meet your needs.

 Puppy Kindergarten

A beginners class for puppies 6 weeks and up to 6 months old.

This Class teaches fundamental puppy rearing skills, basic obedience skills, challenging behavior resolution, and safe puppy socialization.

Skills taught: watch, sit, down, stay, stand, leave it, drop it, potty training, loose leash walking, come, heel to side and walking in heel.

Problem Solving

There are a number of common problems that can strain the relationship you have with your dog including but not limited to excessive barking, house training, counter surfing, leash pulling and jumping. In this class we'll look at ways to modify and manage these behaviors. 


Canine Good Citizens (CGC) - Group Class and Test

This class will be presented and taught by Jim O'Neil,  Great Dog K9 Training.  This is a CGC certified program.  Great Dog! is registered with the AKC to administer the test.  More Info



** $15 test fee will be donated to the Warwick Animal Shelter, Warwick RI


How to Sign-Up for Classes

Please contact Ocean Dog Club at 401-724-4474.
1.  Fill out an application

2.  Provide us with copies of your dog’s vaccinations, including Rabies, Distemper & Bordatella.

3. Once those are complete, a non-refundable $25.00 deposit is required to hold your spot.

4.  All group classes are $140.00. The CGC test fee* is an additional $15.00
* Test fees are donated to the Warwick Animal Shelter

**All classes require a minimum of 4 students and a maximum of 6 students. This ensures that all students receive the attention they deserve. Class start dates subject to change. Please call for exact info.


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