doggie dude ranch & training center

BOARDING | TRAINING | DAYCARE

TEMPORARY HOURS: Mon – Fri:  9am – 12pm & 1 – 4pm  Sat & Sun: 9am – 12pm

Note to New Clients:

We apologize, but a tidal wave of new, post-pandemic service requests has meant NEW clients are experiencing longer waiting periods to receive boarding, daycare or training services. We are already booked out for much of Summer 2021, for any NEW clients and pets. We still encourage completing your New Client Registration paperwork for our waiting lists, however, so that we can get you in quickly when openings occur.

Hours:  M–F: 9a–12p & 1–4p  Wknds: 9a–12p

Note to New Clients:

We apologize, but a tidal wave of new, post-pandemic service requests has meant NEW clients are experiencing longer waiting periods to receive boarding, daycare or training services. We are already booked out for much of Summer 2021, for any NEW clients and pets. We still encourage completing your New Client Registration paperwork for our waiting lists, however, so that we can get you in quickly when openings occur.

doggie dude ranch & training center

BOARDING | TRAINING | DAYCARE

Note to New Clients

We apologize, but a tidal wave of new, post-pandemic service requests has meant NEW clients are experiencing longer waiting periods to receive boarding, daycare or training services. We are already booked out for much of Summer 2021, for any NEW clients and pets. We still encourage completing your New Client Registration paperwork for our waiting lists, however, so that we can get you in quickly when openings occur.

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Online Training Includes DVDs and Three Hours of Professional Real Time Coaching

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Online Training with a Professional Coach in Real Time!

We credit our latest “invention” to the challenges of the recent shut-downs. When we were unable to work with training graduates face-to-face due to the stringent stay-at-home orders, we realized that virtual Zoom classes worked very well.
With that realization, we decided to create an additional virtual dog training course – bringing the best of our famed Dream Dogs™ live-in training program to dogs near and far!
With this new option for our Dream Dogs Virtual™ training program, there is no need to live in the Northern California area, no need for required boarding vaccines, no need for a dog to be “friendly” with strangers or to come for a qualifying “assessment day” at Dairydell.  Since all the training is done by the owner in the comfort of their own home, and a professional trainer coaching them in real time via the internet, it makes our famous Dream Dogs™ training accessible to all.  It can be especially helpful for dogs that live out of state, or those that are too nervous to board in an unfamiliar place, or too reactive around unfamiliar dogs or people

All of this for about half the price of our live-in training program!

If YOU have yearned for professional training but our live-in program was not a perfect fit…or if you have friends or relatives that live out of the area but their dogs could really benefit from our transformational training, tell them about our new Dream Dogs Virtual™ program!

Questions About Dream Dogs Virtual™ Online Dog Training

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If you are shopping around for training, here are some reasons to choose Dairydell:

  • We are the ONLY Board and Train featuring dog training for women
  • We are the ONLY Board and Train offering an affordable, modular program with entry level options as short as 1 week, with additional modules which can be added a week or more at a time at any future date.
  • We are the ONLY Board and Train which focuses as much on service “after the sale” as we do on making the sale. When your dog “graduates”, it is just the beginning of our relationship. Owner training classes at our Petaluma Training Facility are included in every training package and ongoing Maintenance Classes are held on Saturdays for all our graduates, all year long!
  • We’ve never had an advertising budget. Instead, we invest in your success so you will send your friends. Our amazing business has been honestly built on sincere referrals from grateful clients and there’s no better marketing plan we can think of.
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We look forward to serving you and your dog soon!

If you are looking for a cookies-only training program, this may not be the program for you. However, if you want to STOP unwanted behaviors the way a mother dog would quietly but clearly teach her young, you’ll be amazed and thrilled! Read more about our Nature-Based training style HERE

Dairydell Dream Dogs Virtual Training Programs

DREAM DOGS VIRTUAL™
MODULE TWO:

My Home Companion

Household Control & Manners

Jaw-dropping improvement in on-leash manners and household control with just 3 magic commands!

Package: $750.

DREAM DOGS VIRTUAL™
MODULE TWO:

Dog About Town

Great On-Leash Control
Under Distraction

Mastery of all remaining commands; Sit, Heel, Down, Off, Leave it. More consistent recall in house & yard.

Package: $699.

DREAM DOGS VIRTUAL™

STOP DANGEROUS PULLING!

Pulling 911

Targeted Training on one troublesome and sometimes dangerous behavior.

Greater distance freedom for beaches, trails and wide open spaces. Life-Saving Emergency Commands, too!

Package: $225.

Fast 5 Turnaround - Professional Training You Can Afford.

Now you can “sample” the Board & Train Services that everyone’s been raving about at Dairydell.

For a Special Low Price
of $725

Our regular, full service board & train weeks start at $1,250/week… but now Dairydell is offering a 5-session Introductory training program for just $725!  A great way to experience for yourself how effective our nature-based training system can be for dogs, as our professional trainers work on:

  • Pulling
  • Leash Reactivity
  • Jumping

And once you have these basics, so much more training is possible!

"Wow!"

“We picked up Gracie after the Fast 5 yesterday. What a miracle!

She has been a pleasure to walk with. We are grateful that you have made our walks with Gracie something to look forward to. 

We 3 are happy campers for sure!!”

Pat & Steve K.

Board and Train - Features Comparison

Behavior Wide Open Spaces
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Off Leash & BMS
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Board & Train Features Comparison

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Meeting Your Dog's Needs.... and Yours!

Professional Dog Training in Marin and Sonoma Counties
Your dog will learn basic obedience at an accelerated rate under the guidance of a professional trainer. Your dog's personality and happiness is foremost.

Manners
Does your dog jump up, bolt out the door, steal food, get on the furniture, or anything else that is dangerous or annoying? Let us help!

Daily Playtime
While he is here, your dog can enjoy romping with other canines in a large play yard or run, complete with things to climb on, run through or play with. FUN! FUN! FUN!  If he would rather play with humans, we can provide that, too.

Temperature-Controlled Sleeping Quarters
Cool or cozy - Summer or Winter.

Boarding Fee Discounts
Our 3 and 4-Week courses entitle your dog to discounted boarding fees when he returns to Dairydell for boarding while you are away.

Options for Special Needs
Personalize your dog's program with options like crate training, weight loss / conditioning, car and vet-manners - even sheep herding.. Let us customize a training program that's just right for you both!

"After School" Follow-Up
All training packages include maintenance classes and tutorial with your dog's new commands and how to give them. Dairydell's Owner-Training program is the most complete in the industry. Really!

Also Available

"Matchmaker" Consultations

Considering a new puppy or dog? Let us help you identify your best "match". Based on your personality and lifestyle, we will describe the very best type of dog for you, and how to know him when you see him.

$150.00 /hr.  Contact Us Here

 

Behavior Consultations

Is your dog driving you crazy? Schedule a 50 min. consultation with us. We will analyze the source of the problem and give you strategies for success.

95.00 / 50 min.  Contact Us Here

 

Group Classes — 7 Week Courses at Our Petaluma Facility

Get weekly professional guidance for training your dog at home. Classes at Dairydell include Beginning Obedience & Manners, Puppy Socialization, Housetraining, CGC Preparation - even Hand Signals!.

$215.00 / 7 Weeks   Register Here

 

Rally-Gility Classes — 6 Week Courses

$170.00 / 6 Weeks   Register Here

 

Sniffer Dog — Beginning Nose Work —6 Week Courses

$170.00 / 6 Weeks   Register Here

 

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