About Dunes Dog Training Club

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"Train, Don't Complain!"

Do any of these sound Familiar?

  • My dog jumps on me and/or my guests.
  • My dog nips, mouths, bites or chews.
  • My dog doesn't walk nicely on a leash.
  • My dog doesn't pay attention to commands.

Discover how Dunes Dog Training can help you with the above undesirable behaviors and more.  Learn how you can have fun, communicate effectively with your dog and enjoy the ownership of a polite, well-mannered and well-trained dog.

Our courses are tailored to your needs

  • Puppy S.T.A.R.
  • Basics
  • Advanced
  • Plus More!

We also offer classes for more advanced training, such as showing in American Kennel Club (AKC) Obedience and Rally Events or for therapy dog qualification.

Additionally, we offer "no cost' training to Veterans qualified for our Pets N Vets program! Contact us for more info!


Dunes is a Registered AKC Member Club for Dog Obedience Training

Our Instructors:

  • Qualified AKC CGC Evaluators
  • Numerous AKC Obedience, Rally & Therapy Dog Degrees
  • Many years of training and teaching experience
  • Proven track records of achievement with outstanding results in dog obedience training 

Our staff is composed of dynamic people, working in a team-oriented environment, willing & able to help YOU achieve your dog training goals!

Qualified to Train & Test:

Novice "TKN", Intermediate "TKI", Advanced "TKA" and Performer "TKP"

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AKC Puppy S.T.A.R.

  • Socialization
  • Training
  • Activity
  • Responsibility in Puppy Ownership

AKC Canine Good Citizen, title: "CGC"

Responsible Owners, Well-Mannered Dogs. The AKC's Canine Good Citizen program is recognized as the gold standard for dog behavior. In CGC, dogs who pass the 10 step CGC test can earn a certificate and/or the official AKC CGC title. Dogs with the CGC title have the suffix, "CGC" after their names.

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AKC Community Canine/Advanced CGC, title: "CGCA"

The AKC Community Canine is the advanced level of AKC's Canine Good Citizen program. As with CGC, AKC Community Canine has a 10-step test of skills that dogs must pass to earn the official AKC Community Canine title. This is a title that appears on the dog's title record at AKC: "CGCA".

AKC Urban CGC, title: "CGCU"

The AKC Urban CGC requires that the dog demonstrate CGC skills and beyond in an urban setting. As with Canine Good Citizen, AKC Urban CGC has a 10-step test of skills that dogs must pass to earn the official AKC Urban CGC title. This is a title that appears on the dog’s title record at AKC: "CGCU".

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We want to hear from you!

Contact us today and let us know how we can help you with your dog training needs! Phone: 219-690-3258 - a volunteer member will return your call!