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Puppy Preschool


Wednesdays at 5:30p

  • 6 week course

  • For puppies up to 5 months old

  • Intro to basics

  • Focuses on exposure, socialization, and confidence building.

Beginner Manners


Tuesdays @ 5:30p
Thursdays @6:30p

  • 6 week course

  • For dogs 5 months and older 

  • You and your dog work on basic manners, obedience, and common undesired behaviors.

Intermediate Manners w/ CGC


($175 for course and 
$50 for AKC filing fee)

Tuesdays @ 6:30p

  • 6 week course

  • Taught by our certified trainer, this class focuses on higher level obedience manners completed with distance and distraction

  • Upon successful completion of this course, pets will earn the AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) title!

Private Training


$100 per session

Tuesdays/Thursdays by appointment
Minimum of 6 sessions required for sign up

  • All ages

  • Customizable training plan

Learn & Play



any daycare package

Tuesdays/Thursdays by appointment

Training plus daycare package

  • 10 sessions total

  • Customizable training plan

  • All ages

  • Every Tuesday and Thursday

    • Tuesdays- our certified trainer will take your dog out of daycare to work on the customized training plan.

    • Thursdays you will join our trainer and your canine for a private training lesson.

Loose Leash Walking Class


Thursdays @ 5:30p

  • 4 week course

  • All ages

  • Focused on correct leash walking behaviors

Cooperative Care


Wednesdays @ 6:30p

  • 4 week course

  • All ages

  • A short course geared to reduce stress, fear, and anxiety with grooming, veterinary visits, and everyday handling and care.

  • Practice includes:
    • Using examination rooms and veterinary equipment

    • Stepping on the scale

    • Dental health

    • Medication administration

    • Nail trims

    • & more!

Required Vaccinations

Required vaccinations for all training courses are:




Pet not up to date?

There will be no training on the following dates:

6/30/23 - 7/4/23

9/1/23 - 9/4/23

11/20/23 - 1/3/24

Payment/Cancellations: Animal Care Center of Barrington charges for training by the class/session per dog- no additional dog discounts. Owner agrees to pay the rate for training in effect on the day the pet begins training or before class begins. Owner may receive a full refund if requests to cancel before the first training class begins. Owner will receive half of the original payment if cancelled after the first training class. Owner will not receive a refund if cancelling after attending the second training class. 

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