​​​​​​​Best Paw Forward Inc. Dog Training

Barter items needed  (* indicates urgent and constant needs)

*Road fill, gravel, crushed concrete

*Fill dirt 

Bags of concrete

Movable chicken tractor coop, permanent chick coop     

Paving stones        

Trees, vegetables, flowers                                            

Construction supplies, skills 

Picnic tables & benches 

Outdoor seating 

Software updates - PC

Plumbing, trenching

Vehicle detailing, maintenance

All on-site work in Osteen. Prime work times: 

  • Sundays
  • Mondays 2-4 p.m.
  • Wednesdays 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Thursdays  noon-8 p.m.
  • Fridays 2-7 p.m.

On-line advance paid registration discounts for PuppyLove & Basic Manners with advance paid registration only

  • Continuing/returning students code: WelcomeBack ($35)
  • Seniors code: Senior ($10)
  • Multiple dogs in household code: 2ndDog ($20 if in same class)
  • Active military code: MilitaryFamilies ($10)
  • Law enforcement officers, firefighters code: PublicSafety ($10)
  • Experienced trainers & groomers code: Trainers ($45)
  • Rescue dogs code: Rescue ($10)
  • Referring animal rescue groups & rescue volunteers code: RescueReferral ($35)
  • Veterinary staff code: VetStaff ($90)
  • Groomer staff code: AnimalPro ($45)
  • Spring Oaks Animal Care Center code for clients at that site: SpringOaks ($65)
  • Service dogs code: ServiceDog ($20)
  • Reputable breeder Basic Manners code: TopBreedersBasic ($35)
  • Reputable breeder code PuppyLove code: TopBreedersPuppyLove ($65)

Reduced tuition with our work study option and barter opportunities. 
Your work or items we need in exchange for group class slots

Learn more about dogs, have fun, and save money at the same time

Work study & barter programs make our group programs accessible to everyone. Most work study tasks and barter opportunities are available on our Osteen property.

Register as soon as possible to reserve work study spots.

Work study hours: usually 2 hours per week of class after $55 orientation

Extra credit/fewer hours for skilled-labor or physically-hard tasks (a single small chicken pen clean out can cover an entire series, for instance) 

Help needed (* indicates urgent and constant needs):

Answering E-mails (PC/Office/Outlook skills required)


*Cleaning (house or outdoors)

​​Cleaning/maintaining office equipment & computers
*Fencing, installation, repair
*Electrical work, lighting, supplies
*Mowing, edging, trimming, yard care, weeding
Mower maintenance  
Barn work 

Longtime volunteers can work from home:
*Help with telephone calls 
*Updating Twitter & Facebook 

​​To reserve your class or club program spot
Bring in or e-mail your completed signed paperwork for work study and class registration and set up an appointment time. 

Contact us for more details. 407-321-1006