Harmony Dog Training

Rally Class

Rally is the next step after Family Manners Obedience.  Continue to practices the basics and add some others as we play the Rally game, following a course of signs that will strengthen your partnership.

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ANNOUNCEMENT FROM HARMONY DOG TRAINING:
Starting today, March 8, 2018, Harmony Dog Training will be requiring all dogs who attend activities at our training center to have a current Rabies, Parvo & Distemper vaccination. Please bring proof of these vaccinations when you come to Harmony.
If you need to update your any vaccines before you come to class - please check your files. Also a proof of current titer is required if you choose other vaccination procedures.

Other services offered by Harmony


Pet Sitting

Pet Walking


Professional Show Handling

Junior Showmanship Coaching


Special Events and Educational Programs - keep your eyes open for these special presentations.


Fees for all services available upon request.


This introduction to Agility is a 4 week class that can be renewed each month as you progress as a developing duo. Humans and dogs should be in very good health to participate. 
Foundation & Novice Agility

A sport of dog and human athleticism, Agility creates excitement, drama and competitiveness for all who play.  A foundation class is a 4 week class to introduce the obstacles to you and your dog.  It provides the dog with confidence and problem solving skills before the true game begins.  

4-H Dog Program at Harmony
Competition Obedience, Rally Obedience  & Showmanship

Karen,  Dawn Gagnola, and Lori Rowles plus volunteer teachers,  work with Niagara County young adults interested in dog training and dog showing.  The program is run by the Cornell Cooperative Extension residing at the Niagara County Fair Ground site. We set our sites on canine education and competing at our local County Fair and then continuing onto the New York State Fair.  

Dogs young, old, mixed breeds, purebreds, rescues and others all need to learn family manners.  Harmony Dog Training uses Positive Reinforcement training methods.
Family Manners Obedience

A 7 week obedience class for all ages covering: Look, Sit, Down, Jumping Up, Stay, Leave it, Walking on a Loose Leash and Come.  Other behaviors are discussed based on class interests.

Breed Handling Class 

Breed Handling class is designed to help both handlers and dogs perform in the show ring.  Class can offer experience to a young dog just learning the behaviors needed in the ring or it can provide skill development for the owner handler.  


Harmony's large training room is perfect for the larger gaiting dogs as well as the smaller petite terriers and toys.  


Many of Harmony's students have achieved Championships, Best of Breed and Group wins and International titles. 

For puppies ages 4 mos. - 18 mos.  Proof of  vaccinations is required.  Class size is limited.  Pre-registration is required.
Puppy Socials 

Available in Gasport in Harmony's large traning room.   Games and toys are used to socialize and entertain your dog. This is an opportunity for owners to talk to each other and a trainer about training problems and puppy behavior.