Dog Training & Enrichment
Help your dog be the best they can be
A well-trained dog is a happy dog – and part of a happy family. At Central Bark® Sheboygan, our dog training professionals use fun and positive, reward-based techniques to help dogs of all ages develop important life skills and behaviors.
We offer both individual training and enrichment sessions as well as group classes to reinforce good habits and foster the loving bond you have with your dog. Training builds a foundation for good canine citizenship and helps develop happy, social, and well-rounded dogs.
Professional Dog Trainer
Julie Cramer is the lead trainer at Central Bark Sheboygan. Julie has owned and operated Green Grove K9 Training Center of Oostburg for 17 years. She specializes in training dogs for various applications, including search and rescue, therapy suitability, agility, obedience, rally, nose/scent work, and more. Julie also has experience with Service dogs, training detection dogs, and raising Leader Dogs for the Blind. Julie has worked in humane society/animal shelter settings and she and her husband, Bob, have fostered and rehomed hundreds of dogs.
Julie served as instructor and evaluator in the canine program for the Indiana Dept. of Homeland Security and is the training director and K9 handler for Great Lakes Search and Rescue K9, Inc., a not for profit organization providing specially trained dogs to assist in locating missing persons.
Julie believes in a balanced approach to training and likes to see dogs and their owners enjoy a happy training relationship.
Dog Training & Enrichment Gallery
Training & Enrichment Add-ons
Individual training during day care visit. Practice behavior skills like sit, stay, lay down, leave it, loose-leash walking, and tricks.
Personalized session with interactive toys, puzzles, and games that exercise their body and mind.
|Rest Period Enrichment|
One Rest Period Enrichment included with day care visit. Extra sessions can be added.
Group Dog Training Classes
We are proud to partner with Julie Cramer of Green Grove K9 Training Center to host group dog training classes at our location. Classes include Star Puppy, Basic Canine Manners, and Beyond Basics. We also offer Puppy Parenting 101 Workshops. Advanced registration is required. Please call (920) 457-9663 for information on group training classes to fit your needs.
Click here to download the training schedule.
|Star Puppy |
6 week class for puppies up to 7 months of age
|Basic Canine Manners |
6 week class for dogs over 6 months of age
6 week class. Prerequisite: Basic Canine Manners
Packages available. Prepaid packages are nonrefundable. All sales are final. If you have any concerns about food sensitivities or toys, please speak to an associate at the front desk to discuss options.