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Canine University 71 Clinton St Malden MA

Canine University

Welcome to Canine University
We are a professional dog training center in the greater Boston area, with classes and programs for all levels from puppy kindergarten to canine agility.

All courses incorporate the use of Clicker Training, the most reliable and durable yet gentle method of teaching your dog to be a polite family member and much more.

  • Positive, motivational training classes for all levels
  • Training Seminars and Clinics
  • Behavioral consulting
  • Private training

Upcoming Classes

Beginners Open Enrollment Obedience Class
Start any week...even this week!!
Our Beginners Obedience class is appropriate for all ages and abilities and is designed for busy families or individuals, who want to get a lot of training done in a short period of time.
Pre-registration is appreciated (but not required); orientation is held every Wednesday @ 7:00 PM.
Puppy Kindergarten
Tuesdays at 7:30 PM
No more watching the calendar for the next class...you can start their training right away! We pride ourselves on offering a practical class curriculum with real tools you will use everyday to teach your puppy how to live with you.

Featured Classes
Canine Agility
Currently Enrolling for Fall 2015 session
Now Open Enrollment!! Help your dog overcome obstacles and gain confidence, so they zoom thru tunnels, weave thru poles and scale A-frames. A fun night out you can attend for either four or six consecutive weeks.
Wednesdays at 7:30
Investing a little time now in your dogs good manners will insure that your daily- as well as less frequent- interactions run smoothly.

Upcoming Workshops and Special Offerings
Canine First Aid
Saturday June 20th; 10-Noon
Presented by Robyn Heater, BS, CVT, VTS (ECC) Preventative care through your family veterinarian is the best tool for identifying potential ailments, but accidents and acute illness can pop up at any time. This interactive session is designed to teach you, the pet owner, the basics behind the most common pet emergencies. Working with real pets, you will learn how to recognize if something is wrong. Awareness of hazards and recognition of distress signals in your pet can be critical in stabilizing an emergency.
Day Camp
Every Thursday at Daycare
Your furry new addition will "get it" much more quickly as our trainer works with them on things you can't find the time to. The other benefit is they will spend the rest of their day @ Day Camp socializing in a well-adjusted group of other fur-ever friends!
Additional Options

Read our Blog-
The Dog Trainer Diaries

Now Available:

The Everything® Dog Training and Tricks Book by Canine University's own Gerilyn Bielakiewicz. Now in it's second printing; Click here to find out more or to purchase a copy:

In the News

Articles for the health and well-being of your best friend.

On Puppies
Socialization is a Work in Progress

On Puppies
Some Lessons I Have learned Raising Cameo

Natural Health Corner:
Learning to Read Dog Food Labels

Canine Behavior
So Your Dog Is Reactive!

The Family Dog
Three Dogs &TWO Babies: Staying Sane As They Grow