Western States K-9 College

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If you do not see a time available please call 435-494-8157 Here at Western States K-9 College (wsk9co) we specialize in dog training, behavior modification, pairing the right dog with the right family. We do offer later training times you can text 435-494-8157 for scheduling requests. We do work some weekends and later nights if need be. Once your first session is booked your trainer will schedule the rest with you at the first training visit. We offer dog training services as far north as Ogden and as far south as Provo, As far East as Kamas and as Far west as Tooele and of course right here in the Salt Lake Valley. Our training services are 100% custom and tailored to meet your specific needs. If you're looking for exceptional dog training with a personal touch, you've come to the right place!
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8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Our Services

More Than Sit - 1 hour dog training coaching
With this service you will get 1 hour of coaching for all of your dog training questions. Or if you need we can skype or FaceTime and you can show me what you are doing and I will be happy to help and if I need to do a video for you I will or if I can show you with one of my dogs I can show you.
More Than sit - 6 1 hour dog training coaching
Wit this service you will get 6 1 hour sessions to be booked as you need them. I will answer all of the questions you have as well as shoot video for you and FaceTime or skype if we need to to make sure your are able to accomplish your goals.
In Home Consultation
We will come into your home and assess you and your dog and go over all of the challenges you are having, establish a baseline as to where we need training to start. We will then send over a training plan that will be the best for you an your dog.
Phone Call
We would love to hear from you and talk about you and your dog and what will be the best training plan for you and your dog. Or if you have any questions for your trainer.
8 In Home Private Sessions behavior modification
This will book your first session then our office staff will call and schedule the rest with you on the phone. 6 / 1 hour private training session in home or out on location This is for non - dog/people aggression behavior modification such as leash reactivity, anxiety, severe recall issues.
Private Lesson
1 hour in home private training session to work on what ever works best for you.
Walk and Train
Individual as needed The trainer will come in during the day and get your dog out for a walk/training session working on everything from sit, down, stay, come, leash manners.
Board and Trains - 2 weeks
Crate Training, House training foundation (if needed), offering behaviors, sit, down, crate, leash walking, targeting, socializing. *For any board and trains you will receive video of what your dog knows. If you want to sign up for additional lessons or coaching in person or over the phone depending on location lessons $75.00 coaching $50.00. If you want to sign up for additional walk and trains once your dog comes home $35.00 depending on location. *If your dog needs a tune up, you will be charged a rate of $75.00 per day your dog is back with us. *All dogs traveling out of state owners will be responsible for all travel cost to and from, all health certificates, vaccinations, fecal exams needed. *All dogs in our possession owner is responsible for suppling dog food and owner is responsible for all medical expenses needed for your dog.
Behavior Modification Board and train
Deposit of $2000.00 will be required. An assessment will be made once your dog is in our program. A full written plan will be emailed to you if the training will take longer than 2 weeks to modify the behavior in your dog. Leash reactivity: 5 weeks $5000.00, Dog Aggression (muzzle training) 6 weeks $6000.00, If you want to sign up for additional lessons or coaching in person or over the phone $75.00 coaching $50.00. If you want to sign up for additional walk and trains $35.00 depending on location. *Once assessment is done and your behavior plan is approved the balance will be due within 14 days of the assessment. *If your dog needs a tune up, you will be charged a rate of $75.00 per day your dog is back with us. *All dogs traveling out of state owners will be responsible for all travel cost to and from, all health certificates, vaccinations, fecal exams needed. *All dogs in our possession owner is responsible for suppling dog food and owner is responsible for all medical expenses needed for your dog.
Nutrition Counseling
This is an in home session you will receive general nutrition education, over view of dog foods and how to read a dog food bag. Weight loss program as well as the best treats and toys for your dog. You will bet a balanced nutrition worksheet for your dog as well as how to count calories.
Nutrition Coaching - Phone Call
Puppy Foundation Course 1 hour once a week
Puppies 6 weeks to 4 months. This books your first session and a member of our office staff will call and schedule the rest with you. In the 6 weeks you will receive the foundation for training your new puppy from house training, crate training, jumping, biting, chewing and any other puppy problems. We will also introduce sit, down, wait, come, leash manners.
Hike
Board and Train 3 Weeks
Crate training, sit, down, stay, place, heel, socializing, house manners, leash manners. For any board and trains you will receive video of what your dog knows. If you want to sign up for additional lessons or coaching in person or over the phone depending on location lessons $75.00 coaching $50.00. If you want to sign up for additional walk and trains once your dog comes home $35.00 depending on location. If your dog needs a tune up, you will be charged a rate of $75.00 per day your dog is back with us. All dogs traveling out of state owners will be responsible for all travel cost to and from, all health certificates, vaccinations, fecal exams needed. All dogs in our possession owner is responsible for suppling dog food and owner is responsible for all medical expenses needed for your dog.
Board and Train 4 weeks
Crate Training, sit, down, stay, place, heel, come (off leash) socializing, house manners, leash manners For any board and trains you will receive video of what your dog knows. If you want to sign up for additional lessons or coaching in person or over the phone depending on location lessons $75.00 coaching $50.00. If you want to sign up for additional walk and trains once your dog comes home $35.00 depending on location. If your dog needs a tune up, you will be charged a rate of $75.00 per day your dog is back with us. All dogs traveling out of state owners will be responsible for all travel cost to and from, all health certificates, vaccinations, fecal exams needed. All dogs in our possession owner is responsible for suppling dog food and owner is responsible for all medical expenses needed for your dog.
Bassic Training Course
6 in home sessions where we teach sit, down, place, wait leash manners and house manners
Off Leash Adventure Package
This is 8 in home and out and about sessions to teach you how to have your dog off leash out hiking with you.
Adventure Dog Training Package
We teach all the basic behaviors out and about in your city or neighborhood with your dog. 6 1 hour sessions.
Basic Obedience In The Park
We set up our sessions in your local parks where you can work on the basic behavioral with all the distractions of the park 6 sessions.
Out Of State Board and Train
2-3 weeks of basic obedience training with no ECollar we teach the basic behaviors of sit, down, stay, come, heel. This includes all exspenses getting your dog back to you. You are responsible for all vaccinations, health certificates and required travel including crate. You will also receive a video of your dogs completed work and 4 phone call sessions to transition your dog back home with a training journal.
Herding evaluation
This is out in Tooele Utah, We will see what your dog has natural and what your dog already knows and then we will set up a herding package from there.
Herding Lessons Level 1
This is an 8 session package out in Tooele Utah that I will work with you and your dog herding goats
Herding Lessons Level 2
This is only available if you have gone through herding level 1 th is 8 sessions out in Tooele on Cattle and off leash in open pens.

Our Staff

Joe Dickinson
Melissa Jackson