​​​​​​Best Paw Forward Inc. Dog Training
GENTLE, EFFECTIVE DOG TRAINING FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
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Best Paw Forward Inc.
1835 Oak Haven Plantation Rd Osteen FL 32764-8872 US
407-321-1006 | info@bestpaw.com
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Returning students bringing their next dogs to PuppyLove or Basic Manners pay $150 if they register and pay in advance (WelcomeBack discount code in our online store). Spring Oaks Animal Care Center clients receive substantial discounts at that DeLand location if they pay at least 1 day in advance (discount code SpringOaks2016).

Visa, MasterCard, Discover accepted. $25 service charge plus costs for credit card cancellations and returned checks.

What is the best class for my dog right now?


Private or Orientation/Week 1 Classes with experienced trained professionals & volunteers

Open enrollment means start right away -- no need to wait for for a far-off start date.


Osteen: beginners, behavior, agility, aggression, competition obedience, rally, show/conformation, private.
DeLand: beginners (Tues. evenings), private aggression counseling (Tues. afternoons).

In your home: beginners, behavior, competition obedience, rally, show/conformation for most dogs.
Nervous, extremely shy or aggressive dogs are usually handled only in Osteen

          or occasionally at our DeLand site (Tues. afternoons only at that site).

  • Series & workshops periodically in Osteen specifically designed for those dogs.


Locations​
Osteen - Best Paw Forward Inc. - Outdoors, mostly under cover, or inside for inclement weather.
Deland - Spring Oaks Animal Care Center - Mostly indoors.


Types of Classes

  • Orientation

Week 1 in PuppyLove, Basic Manners.

Required for all new PuppyLove & Basic Manners dogs and their families.
Different time from regular open-enrollment series times
By appointment.

Bring your dog.
Required for all new PuppyLove & Basic Manners dogs and their families.
Osteen or DeLand.

  • PuppyLove - $185​

Pups 8-18 weeks old at first class.
Must take orientation first.
10 week series in Osteen (Mon. evenings, Sat. afternoons).
7 week series in DeLand (Tues. evenings only).
Optional weekly free agility introduction in Osteen.
Approved class for AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Test.


  • Basic Manners - $185

Pups older than 18 weeks (about 4 1/2 months old).
Adult dogs.
Must take orientation first.
10 week series in Osteen (Mon. mornings, Wed. evenings, Sat. midday).
7 week series in DeLand (Tues. evenings only).
Optional weekly free agility introduction in Osteen.
Approved class for AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Test for dogs up to 1 year old.


  • Manners Plus - $55 per month.

Intermediate obedience/agility level.
Must first complete PuppyLove or Basic Manners. 
Osteen (Mon. afternoon, Wed. evening, Sat. morning).

AKC Canine Good Citizen & Community Canine prep

  • Agility Beginners optional free introduction.

Free with weekly Basic Manners & PuppyLove, Manners Plus sessions.
Private classes, workshops.

Osteen.

  • Agility ​Intermediate to advanced, $45 per month, $15 drop ins.

Mostly off-leash.
Osteen​ (Thurs. & Sat. mornings)

Included in Mon. night advanced obedience group.

  • Advanced obedience, rally​ - $45 per month, $15 drop in.
  • Osteen (Mon. evening, Thurs. & Sat. mornings).​


  • Conformation/show

Private classes, workshops.