BUCK'S DOG TRAINING PACKAGES
Whether you’re seeking Service Dog training , Basic Obedience , Anxiety Rehabilitation , Therapy Dog or Canine Good Citizen training, Buck’s has a training program for you.

If you’re interested in Boarding or Recreation/ Play Days , Buck’s Virginia offers 18 landscaped acres including walking trails, a Frisbee field, a fenced Agility and Games yard, and even a 50,000-gallon swimming pool. The facility is located in Newsoms, VA, about an hour and a half outside of Richmond and Virginia Beach, or two hours from Raleigh, NC. 

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Puppy Two Week Board and Train
Would you like your puppy potty trained? Taught to ring a bell? To alert and build on basic obedience foundation? We will teach your puppy manners, obedience, commands (come, sit, down, heel and out) this package focuses on building a great start in obedience and manners.
$3,200
FOUNDATIONAL One Week Board and Train
Don’t have time to train your dog? Just wish he or she would listen and obey when you give a command? We make sure your dog can do at least the basic commands of come, sit, down, heel, place, off, leave it, and drop it. 
This is the package that will do all that for you and all you have to do is maintenance when you get your K9 companion back. Your dog will come live in our home and be trained to know the commands listed above and then we return them and teach you how to maintain their level of obedience.
$2,500
TRANSFORMATIONAL Two Week Board and Train
Don’t have time to train your dog? Just wish he or she would listen and obey when you give a command? Want your dog to be a rock star at obedience? We will teach the basic commands of come, sit, down, heel, place, off, leave it and drop it, or give as well as adding extended distance sit/down, sit in motion, and get them off-leash if safe. 
This is the package that will do all that for you and all you have to do is maintenance when you get your K9 companion back. Your dog will come live in our home and be trained to know the commands listed above and then we return them and teach you how to maintain their level of obedience.
$4,000
Aggression / Behavior Modification Separation Anxiety Three Week Board and Train
Three-week board and train in one of our trainer’s homes to train your K9 in basic obedience, behavior modification, and socialization to effectively garner a change in behavior. We work on breaking their current pattern of behavior and reactivity and show them a new way or pattern of acceptable behavior. Usually, 3 weeks work on most, but there are times when a dog’s case is particularly difficult and more time may be required. $1,600 for each additional week required.
$6,000

Service Dog Training

We work with veterans and first responders, through a non-profit organization, Timothy’s Helping Heroes, to help find and train service dogs or work with their own dog. 
We can help you too! If you need a responder, we will work with you as well. We help with emotional support, psychiatric, post-traumatic stress disorder, seizure support and diabetic alert dogs.
$8,000
Lesson Packages
Puppy FOUNDATIONAL TRAINING
4 private one-on-one lessons to teach you all you need to know about your brand new puppy and how to teach it basic commands of come sit, down, and heel as well as answer questions regarding food, socialization, potty training, etc.
$350
IN OWNER'S HOME -$550
Foundational Training in Trainer's location
5 private one-on-one lessons utilizing a balanced positive and aversive reinforcement methodology to gain obedience in the commands: come (or here), sit, down, stand, heel, place, door etiquette, off or Out, leave it, drop it, and stop unwanted behavior of jumping, nipping, chewing, etc.
$850
Foundational Training in OWNER'S HOME
5 private one-on-one lessons utilizing a balanced positive and aversive reinforcement methodology to gain obedience in the commands: come (or here), sit, down, stand, heel, place, door etiquette, off or Out, leave it, drop it, and stop unwanted behavior of jumping, nipping, chewing, etc.
$1,050
Transformational Training in Trainer's location
10 private one-on-one training sessions in our facility or location of our choosing. Commands learned will be come, sit, place, down, heel, and help to stop unwanted behavior like jumping, counter surfing, nipping, etc. We will also work on getting obedience from a distance, trying to get your dog off-leash if safe and even some trick training or other advanced commands like through, touch, focus, bow, weave, crawl, play dead, sit pretty, etc.
$1,200
TransformatioNal Training In Owner's home:
10 private one-on-one lessons utilizing a balanced positive and aversive reinforcement methodology to gain obedience in the commands: come (or here), sit, down, heel, place, off, and leave it and adding duration and distance as well as off-leash work if possible. Also, teach cool tricks and/or other advanced commands like extended distance sit/down, sit in motion, touch, mark, through, crawl, weave, sit pretty, etc. All done in the comfort of your home. Also, address any behavioral issues experienced in the home.
$1,900

Structured Socialization Sessions

Does your dog experience anxiety and fear when having to meet people, dogs, or new situations? We can help your dog become more socialized and happy with the world around them, so they can stop living in fear. Help your furry friend find freedom from fear! $75/Hour, $150/Day Session, $2,500/Month Unlimited.
$75/hr +
Basic In-Home Lessons
Five (5) customized individual lessons utilizing a balance of positive and aversive reinforcement. We train the obedience in the commands: “Come,” “Sit,” “Down,” “Heel,” “Stand,” “Place,” “Off,” “Leave it,” “Drop it,” Distance “Sit” and “Down” as well as hand signals and some tricks. If safe, we work towards off-leash training as well. This is all done in the comfort of your home and allows the trainer to address any behavioral issues experienced in the home.
$900+
Transformational Training in Trainer's location
10 private one-on-one training sessions in our facility or location of our choosing. Commands learned will be come, sit, place, down, heel, and help to stop unwanted behavior like jumping, counter surfing, nipping, etc. We will also work on getting obedience from a distance, trying to get your dog off-leash if safe and even some trick training or other advanced commands like through, touch, focus, bow, weave, crawl, play dead, sit pretty, etc.
$1,200

Structured Socialization Sessions

Does your dog experience anxiety and fear when having to meet people, dogs, or new situations? We can help your dog become more socialized and happy with the world around them, so they can stop living in fear. Help your furry friend find freedom from fear! $75/Hour, $150/Day Session, $2,500/Month Unlimited.
$75/hr +
Certifications
AKC Canine Good Citizen Training and Certification IN TRAINER'S LOCATION
Do you want your pooch to be AKC Canine Good Citizen-certified? We can help and get them certified with our 5 private one-on-one training sessions.
$850
AKC Canine Good Citizen Training and Certification IN OWNER'S HOME
Do you want your pooch to be AKC Canine Good Citizen-certified? We can help and get them certified with our 5 private one-on-one training sessions.
$1,050

Therapy Dog Training and Certification

Have you always wanted to have a therapy dog to take to hospitals, schools, shelters, etc? We can help. We train your dog in 10 private one-on-one sessions to get your dog ready and certified to be a therapy dog.
$1,200
AKC Canine Good Citizen Training and Certification IN OWNER'S HOME
Do you want your pooch to be AKC Canine Good Citizen-certified? We can help and get them certified with our 5 private one-on-one training sessions.
$1,900
Canine Wellness
Massage Therapy & Reiki
Embark on a journey of tranquility and healing for your furry friend with our Canine Wellness program. We offer specialized massage therapy and Reiki sessions, meticulously tailored for dogs. These treatments are designed to soothe muscles, alleviate stress, and promote overall well-being, enhancing your pet’s physical and emotional balance. Our certified therapists employ gentle, pet-friendly techniques that relax and rejuvenate, ensuring your dog enjoys a harmonious and healthful experience. Welcome to a world where your dog’s wellness and happiness are our top priorities.
$50/session
Consultation Bookings
15 Minute Phone Call
Unlock your dog’s potential with a quick and insightful 15-minute phone consultation. Connect with a seasoned dog training expert to discuss your furry friend’s behavior, training needs, and the best strategies to enhance their learning. This no-obligation call is your first step towards a well-mannered companion. Book now and start your journey to canine excellence.
Free
In-Person EVALUATION
Experience a personalized approach to your dog’s training with our in-depth, in-person consultation. Meet with a professional trainer to evaluate your dog’s behavior, discuss your training goals, and tailor a program suited to your lifestyle. This face-to-face session is the perfect starting point to understand your dog’s unique needs and carve a path towards a lasting, obedient relationship. Schedule your in-person consultation today
Free