Training

Bob Minchella's Dog Owner Counseling

Bob offers group workshops as well as personal, in-home instruction

doggieIn-Home Instruction

Bob's private lessons are based on assessing each individual dog's environment, activity level, and the general leadership of the human companions. Pricing for private lessons begins as follows:

Private lessons held at Dogs at Play:

Non-aggression lessons- $75.00 per hr.

Aggression- $120 per hr.

Private In-home lessons (non-aggression only)

$95.00 per hr. (within 20 minutes of Spencerport, NY)

$150.00 per hr. (Over 20 minutes from Spencerport, NY)Please call Bob Minchella's Dog Owner Counseling at (585) 288-0780 for information.

 

ALL PRIVATE LESSONS REQUIRE A $25 NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT (includes in-home and privates conducted at Dogs at Play) PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT MAKE A PRIVATE LESSON APPOINTMENT UNTIL YOU HAVE SPOKEN TO BOB, AND HAVE SCHEDULED A DATE, TIME AND LOCATION FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT.YOUR DEPOSIT CAN BE MADE AFTER THAT INFORMATION IS RECEIVED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR ATTENTION TO THIS MATTER. Use this link to pay your deposit:

Purchase Private Lesson Deposit

Workshop Schedules

Bob will be holding group workshops 4 days per week (Saturday-Tuesday) at Dogs at Play. Workshops are 40-50 minutes long and run for 6 weeks. Signup below or call Bob Minchella's Dog Owner Counseling at (585) 288-0780.

Flexible Scheduling!

We understand how difficult it is to schedule 6 weeks in advance into our busy lives. Can't make one of our workshops? Feel like you need extra instruction on one of your commands? No problem! Drop in during a workshop on a different day of the week.

Workshop Notes

 

*All dogs must have proof of the following vaccines to attend classes: Parvo/Distemper, Bordatella, and Rabies (for dogs 4 months and older). Please bring a copy of your dog's vaccination records on your first day of your session. No females in heat please!

 

* PLEASE NOTE- IF YOU PREFER TO REGISTER BY PHONE, YOUR FULL PAYMENT IS DUE 5-7 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR CLASS SESSION START DATE OR YOUR SPOT WILL NOT BE HELD. PAYMENTS CAN BE SENT TO BOB MINCHELLA'S DOG OWNER COUNSELING, 316 LAFAYETTE ROAD, ROCHESTER NY 14609. THANK YOU.

 

2017 Workshop Sessions

Adventure Dog

Class Price Size Session Dates Status
Adventure Dog 2017 $90/175 10 September 29th-October 1st (CLOSED) Enroll

 

Saturdays

Class Price Time Size Session Dates Status
Basic* $145 10 AM 8 dogs Oct 14, 21,28 & Nov 4, 11, 18 Enroll
Puppy/Basic* $145 11 AM 10 dogs Oct 14, 21,28 & Nov 4, 11, 18 Enroll
Advanced I $145 Noon 9 dogs Oct 14, 21,28 & Nov 4, 11, 18 Enroll
CGC $125 1:00 8 dogs Oct 14, 21, 28 & Nov 4(test) Enroll

*ATTENTION ALL PUPPY & PUPPY/BASIC STUDENTS ONLY-Time change for first week only. Your first workshop for these sessions is a lecture at 10:30 AM. No dogs!

Sundays

Class Price Time Size Session Dates Status
Basic* $145 10 AM 8 dogs Oct 29 & Nov. 5, 12, 19 & Dec 3, 10 Enroll
Puppy/Basic* $145 11 AM 10 dogs Oct 29 & Nov. 5, 12, 19 & Dec 3, 10 Enroll
Advanced I $145 Noon 9 dogs Oct 29 & Nov. 5, 12, 19 & Dec 3, 10 Enroll
Simply Agility
$145 1 PM 9 dogs Oct 29 & Nov. 5, 12, 19 & Dec 3, 10 Enroll

*ATTENTION ALL PUPPY & PUPPY/BASIC STUDENTS ONLY-Time change for first week only. Your first workshop for these sessions is a lecture at 10:30 AM. No dogs!

Mondays

Class Price Time Size Session Dates Status
Basic* $145 6 PM 8 dogs Sept 11, 25 & Oct 2, 9, 16, 23(CLOSED) Enroll
Puppy/Basic* $145 7 PM 10 dogs Sept 11, 25 & Oct 2, 9, 16, 23 Enroll
Advanced I $145 8 PM 9 dogs Sept 11, 25 & Oct 2, 9, 16, 23 Enroll

*ATTENTION ALL PUPPY & PUPPY/BASIC STUDENTS ONLY-Time change for first week only. Your first workshop for these sessions is a lecture at 6:30 PM. No dogs!

Tuesdays

Class Price Time Size Session Dates Status
Basic* $145 6 PM 8 dogs Sept. 26 & Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Enroll
Puppy/Basic* $145 7 PM 10 dogs Sept. 26 & Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Enroll
Advanced I $145 8 PM 9 dogs Sept. 26 & Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Enroll

*ATTENTION ALL PUPPY & PUPPY/BASIC STUDENTS ONLY-Time change for first week only. Your first workshop for these sessions is a lecture at 6:30 PM. No dogs!