Ely Community Education

Class Details

Paula McKenzie’s Spring 2021
Beginning Dog Obedience Class


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Want a dog that is truly a part of your family, well-mannered, and welcomed in your community?    Developed a connection between you and your dog and have fun!   Paula’s class will focus on positive reinforcement for both participants and their dogs.

Designed for mature 3-month-old and older dogs. This class provides the foundation for a well-mannered pet.  Beginner Obedience will help you to learn how to clearly communicate with your dog. Find out how to clearly ask your dog to come when called, walk on a loose leash, sit, down, while developing a positive relationship between you and your dog.

You and your dog will enhance success by practicing skills at home between classes.

ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD OUTSIDE.

Please wear clothing that is suitable for the weather. 

*Due to construction the arena is not available. 


  • When: Monday Evenings
  • Time: 6:00-7:00  
  • Where: Ely High School Ice Arena Parking Lot 
  • ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD OUTSIDE.
  • Please wear clothing that is suitable for the weather.   
  • *Due to construction the arena is not available. 
    Cost: $120
  • Dates:  Monday, May 17,  May 24,  June 7, June 14, June 2, June 28,  July 5

 Event Subject to Change


About The Instructor

Paula McKenzie has spent a good portion of her life working with dogs. She has acquired a vast amount of experience in all aspects of ‘a dog’s life’, from years of working with dogs of all sizes, shapes, and breeds. She has taught Obedience Classes for over ten years for Ely Community Education. In the past Paula helped train and work with certified therapy dogs. She also helped teach reading skills to elementary students through the Reading to Rover Program.

Paula breeds English Labs and Brittany's, trains dogs in everything from basic dog obedience to agility training and hunting. She has participated has shown several State champions.

Address

600 East Harvey Street
Ely, MN 55731

Contact

Phone: (218) 365-6166
Fax: (218) 365-6138