Enroll in Dog Training Classes

You may enroll in dog training classes below online or by phone. If you are registering multiple dogs, please be advised that each dog must have it’s individual handler.

If you need to speak with a representative, please call 617-426-9170. Our representative is available Monday-Friday between the hours of 10A.M.-4P.M. Please allow 24 hours for our representative to return your call.
All classes are held at the ARL’s Boston headquarters. View the Boston shelter page for directions.

Please note: Dates and times are subject to change.

Puppy Kindergarten

Beginners age 8–20 weeks, No dogs for class 1

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Thursdays Nov. 05 Dec. 17 6pm Karin Register
Sundays Nov. 08 Dec. 20 10am Carol Register
Saturdays Jan. 09 Feb. 13 10am Leah Register
Thursdays Jan. 14 Feb. 18 6pm Karin Register
Sundays Jan. 17 Feb. 21 10am Carol Register
Tuesdays Jan. 26 Mar. 01 6pm Karin Register
Saturdays Feb. 27 Apr. 02 10am Leah Register
Sundays Mar. 06 Apr. 17 10am Carol Register

Good Manners

Beginners age 5+ months, No dogs for class 1

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Thursdays Nov. 05 Dec. 17 7pm Karin Class Full
Sundays Nov. 08 Dec. 20 11am Carol Class Full
Saturdays Jan. 09 Feb. 13 11am Leah Register
Thursdays Jan. 14 Feb. 18 7pm Karin Register
Sundays Jan. 17 Feb. 21 11am Carol Register
Tuesdays Jan. 26 Mar. 01 7pm Karin Register
Saturdays Feb. 27 Apr. 02 11am Leah Register
Sundays Mar. 06 Apr. 17 11am Carol Register

Advanced Puppy

Age 4-12 months – Prerequisite: PK or GM

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Sundays Nov. 08 Dec. 20 9am Carol Register
Saturdays Jan. 09 Feb. 13 9am Leah Register
Sundays Jan. 17 Feb. 21 9am Carol Register
Saturdays Feb. 27 Apr. 02 9am Leah Register
Sundays Mar. 06 Apr. 17 9am Carol Register

Advanced Good Manners

Age 5+ months – Prerequisite: PK or GM

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Saturdays Jan. 09 Feb. 13 12pm Leah Register
Saturdays Feb. 27 Apr. 02 12pm Leah Register

Agility for Fun

Age 6+ months – Prerequisite PK or GM

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Sundays Nov. 08 Dec. 20 12pm Carol Register
Sundays Mar. 06 Apr. 17 12pm Carol Register

Sniffing for Fun

Age 6+ months – Prerequisite PK or GM

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Sundays Sep. 27 Nov. 01 12pm Carol Register
Sundays Jan. 17 Feb. 21 12pm Carol Register

Canine Good Citizen

Prep. for AKC’s Good Citizen Certificate. Prerequisite: PK or GM

Day

Start

End

Time

Trainer

Enroll

Sundays Aug. 02 Sep. 13 1pm Carol Register
Sundays Sep. 27 Nov. 01 1pm Carol Register
Sundays Nov. 08 Dec. 20 1pm Carol Register
Sundays Jan. 17 Feb. 21 1pm Carol Register
Sundays Mar. 06 Apr. 17 1pm Carol Register