Things to consider if you like to get help to train your own service dog

Which dog?

  • We can help you to train your own dog (check our certified service dog criteria first) OR
  • We can assist you when you select a puppy from a breeder or Animal Rescue Organizations

Who can apply?

What are the other requirements?

You need to:

  • be a responsible dog owner!
  • be able to control your dog in all kind of situations!
  • be able to work in team work with your dog and your trainer!
  • see the trainer once a week!
  • let the dog participate in your live all day long!
  • have a dog proof house!
  • have the commitment to do continuing training with your dog!

When does the training start?

  • When we have your dog assessed if he would be suitable for service dog training OR
  • When we/you found a suitable puppy for the service training

How does it work?

  • We visit you and your dog.
  • You need to discuss with our trainer all your needs.
  • Your trainer can tell you what is possible and what not.
  • You and the trainer develop a weekly training plan.
  • The trainer shows you all the weekly tasks.
  • You need to follow the guidelines and tick off your task boxes if you dog has achieved the skills.
  • If you have any difficulties you need to contact your trainer to get more assistance.

You meet your trainer once a week 

  • Your trainer will test your skills and check if you have done your homework.
  • Your trainer will give you some new tasks to practise.
  • You take your weekly training plan at home and start practising.


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