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Claudia Sihler
Phone (907) 357-2521

1400 Regine Ave
Wasilla, Alaska  99654

Full Member


Doggy Day Care Open Play Time Products

Too much going on?
Would like your dog as tired as you in the evening?

Bring your dog to our daycare 1-2x/week! While you’re at work, run errands in town, have handworkers at your home …

Tuesdays and Thursdays
Starting at 6 a.m.

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Bring your dog to our supervised play times in the evening. We help your dog learning social skills, no matter if your dog is just young, shy or overwhelming to other dogs. Our play times are separated by size/ temperament and safe for all approved dogs.

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Gentle Leader ®; Premier® Stop-Slip Collar; BRAVO® treats; treat dispense toys

Books:  training in general or specific issues: barking, house soiling, fear, unruliness …

Mushing +Skijor Equipment

Summer Workshops

Feisty Fido Workshop

For leash-reactive dogs (dogs that will bark, be frustrated or get very nervous about strange dogs when out on walks). Often these dogs are known to play well with other dogs when off leash (But don't just try this out!)
6/14/2015 @ 10:00 AM at RDTF


Shy Dog Workshop

For dogs that are shy/ timid with strange people. Not for fear-aggressive dogs. We'll work with one dog at a time during this 4 hour workshop. Add more tools to your tool box of how to help your dog to become comfortable faster about your visitors or strangers you meet away from home. This is an annual event, so sign up if you don't want to wait for next year! All dog handlers and auditors will be included in the exercises.
6/7/2015 @ 10:00 AM at RDTF



All our classes run once a week for full 60 minutes, with an additional 15 minutes in between allowing for switching over. We have some classes starting every month!

We offer classes for all pet dogs, starting at 9 weeks of age. Improve your dog’s manners, using positive reward-based methods. Come to our agility or other sports classes to give your dog an outlet, no matter if you want to compete later or not.

Reward-based training works for any type of dog: assertive, shy, stubborn, active, reserved, unruly, overly smart, not so smart (they might only pretend)… Our training will improve your relationship with your dog(s) - your dog learning to respect and trust you and you becoming a better advocate for your dog’s needs.


We have changed to a new software program specifically designed for dog training businesses. All new client and class registrations will only be possible through this new system. Only clients registered in this new program will receive the monthly newsletter or weekly practice updates. Don't be left out! Create a new client account with us now!

Does Your Dog Have C.L.A.S.S.?
Practice real-life skills in our CLASS-BA Course and then test your dog to earn a Bachelor’s degree! B.A. skills include wait at the door, come and leashing up manners, loose leash walking and attention, meet and greet (people), leave it, wait for the food bowl, stay, and settle. This course is a 6-week class, with maximum 6 dogs. All exercises will be practiced in form of games and role plays, including some higher level (M.A., Ph.D.) exercises each week as well. Click here for details

Claudia & Sally - beautiful rear cross! - Photo by David Ramey

Claudia is an "Affiliate Trainer" with Animal Behavior Network

Puppy Classes

Get your puppy off to a good start with our Puppy Packet. Save on Puppy 1 & 2

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You are welcome to visit the facility any time before the class starts, to make sure you'll find it in time for your first class. You may always walk in during class times and even observe the class from the waiting area, until the instructor gets a chance to talk with you. Check the schedule for when the facility is open for classes or other events.

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