Board & Train Programs

     A calmer dog is a better-behaved dog. A better-behaved dog lives a better life.  Therefore, this training program focuses primarily on your dog's state of mind. Calmness is the ultimate goal. 


    While at Ace Dog Academy will learn basic obedience commands, but more importantly your dog will learn how to live in the human world. They will learn a communication tool and skills that will transfer to you when they come home to you.


    Hard work will be expected from you and your family to keep the training up when your dog returns. Don't worry, we will be available for you and your dog to support you after graduation. Your job will be to keep practicing and using the skills daily in your life This is a lifelong program. Life-long changes are needed to be successful.


All Board & Train programs include

  • Owner education is very important to your success once your dog returns home.  On the day of go home your "Go Home" Sessions will be 2-3 hours where we transfer the training to you, the human. The 5 week program includes an additional 2-3 hour session.​ 

    • ​​​An additional 1-on-1 training session in your home or at Ace Dog Academy. This is to be used within 90 days of your dog's graduation. 

  • You go home with the same tools we use at Ace Dog Academy.

    • E collar mini educator* - allows for a leash-free open line of communication so you can communicate clearly with your dog.

    • Prong collar + safety clip

    • 6-foot leash

    • 15+ foot leash

    • Go home guide to prepare you when your dog returns home.

  • Your dog will enjoy a daily structured walk and daily playtime with other dogs if appropriate. Your dog will also enjoy various field trips and hikes as training dictates.

  • Email/phone support for you and your dog after the program.

  • After graduation, your dog is invited back for boarding.

3 week Board & Train - $2250 + tax
5+ week Board & Train - $3250 + tax


Our 3 week program is reserved for dogs with issues such as:

  • pulling on the leash

  • running out the door

  • non stop barking

  • leash reactivity

  • whining

  • jumping

  • counter surfing

  • chewing

  • digging

  • out of control energy & many more

Our 5 week+ program is reserved for dogs with issues such as:

  • Extreme Food or resource guarding

  • Severe Leash reactivity

  • Severe Separation anxiety 

  • Self harming behaviors

  • Breaking out of crates

  • Dog to Dog aggression

  • Severe fear / nervous

  • Obsessive compulsive behavior

*Occasionally your dog may need a specialized E Collar, this will result in a $75 dollar surcharge. You will be notified of this if it is needed. Certain behaviors and situations may determine that additional weeks are needed. Additional weeks are optional and will be advised by the trainer for certain dogs or behaviors. The cost per additional week is $500
A deposit of $500 is due to secure dates. Balance due at drop off.

Cancellation Policy:
*If cancelled less than 21 date of drop off date, moneys can be credited for other services or rescheduled, but no refund is available. If cancelled more than 21  days to drop off date, refund minus deposit previously paid will be refunded. 
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