India Baker kpa-ctp

Private Instruction for you and your dog

Tailored to your needs.  Scheduled at your convenience. This is a best way to give your puppy or new-to-your-home dog a great start without the stress of a group.  We will work on basic skills that provide the foundation of having a loving and polite dog in your home. Developing social skills with other dogs can be practiced with my own experienced dogs. Puppies to adult dogs. Sessions run approximately 50 minutes depending of age of dog and level of training.

Classes offered at my fenced outdoor training area or indoor training room with non-slip floor. Instruction can be done at your home or other location by arrangement. We may hold some sessions in public places to practice skills in the community

  • Individual Private session/consultation : $60

  • Four private sessions: $175 (payable in advance) 
    • ​​additional private sessions $30

Dog Training



Group classes may not be suitable for some puppies and dogs.  We will not enroll dogs that are stressed by the class setting or unable to settle as this is not going to benefit the dog and will disrupt the class.  if you are unsure if the group class is right for your dog please call/email to discuss.


We keep classes small to allow for individual attention and controlled socialization.


 Registration is required for all classes. To register email India at or call (207) 743-4690


 Group classes are 50 minutes and held outside in fenced area or indoor room with non-slip floor

197 Vernon St, Bethel 






S.T.A.R. Puppy/ Polite Puppy-- Daytime and Evening classes!

Using clicker training techniques we will soon have your puppy mastering sit, down, loose leash walking, stay, come, polite greetings and other basic skills. Puppies completing the class can be evaluated for their AKC S.T.A.R. test
For puppies under one year

Equipment required: Flat collar, 6 foot leather or web leash and small, soft treats and a clicker (if you have one, or one will be supplied)

Registration Required $145 
NEW CLASS STARTS JANUARY! Choose day or evening

​Tuesdays 1 pm 6 weeks January 9-February 13

Wednesdays 1 pm 6 weeks January 10-February 14

Wednesdays 5:30 pm 6 weeks January 10-February 14


Canine Good Citizen/Family Dog Manners--Daytime and Evening classes!

It is never too late to train your dog! This is a great for the family dog and you could end up with an AKC title! We will be developing life skills such as loose leash walking and polite greetings, sit, down, stay and come. The class will cover the tasks on AKC Canine Good Citizen test.  The test will be administered at the final class.

Equipment required:  Flat collar, 6 foot leather or web leash, small soft treats

Registration Required $145

NEW CLASS STARTS JANUARY! Choose day or evening

Tuesdays 2 pm 6 Weeks January 9- February 13

Wednesdays 2pm 6 weeks January 10- February 14

Wednesdays 6:30 6 weeks January 10- February 14



Fun & Games

Have fun with your dog in this sampler of activities. This three week class will give you the chance to try out some new sports with your dog.

Rally: is fun for you and your dog and any dog with basic leash walking skills can start having fun right away. Rally is a course of tasks and basics behaviors geared to the companion dog. Check out  

Trick Dog: learn some new tricks as well as ways to create your own tricks.

Agility: introduce your dog to jumps, tunnels and pause table.

Prerequisite:  Dog should be comfortable walking on leash and with other dogs and able to follow basic commands: sit, down etc.

Registration Required $75


Tuesday 6:30 pm 3 weeks JANUARY 9-23



AKC Rally

Learn the fun and rewarding skills for AKC Rally. Rally is a fun sport for companion dogs and their owners. Any dog with basic skills can compete and enjoy. Dogs do not have to be purebred to compete in AKC Rally competition at most shows. Rally Class includes: Explanation of the competition signs, techniques and hints for a smooth and fluid runs, critique of run-throughs. You and your dog will love this class even if you never want to compete.  Additional Run-Throughs will be scheduled on a drop in basis

Suitable for dogs with basic skills: leash walking, sit, down etc. 

Novice and Advanced courses as needed. For information about Rally check out the AKC website

Equipment required:  Flat collar, 6 foot leather or web leash, small soft treats

​Registration Required $145


Tuesday 5:30 Six Weeks JANUARY 9 - FEBRUARY 13






Interested in a class but not finding one to fit your schedule? Need a daytime class? Contact India at (207) 743-4690  Classes can be added if there is sufficient interest. 






Would you like a group class in your community?  If you have a group, friends or co-workers who would like to host a class contact us for details.​