The Red Woof Lodge and Red Woof Cottage offers obedience, good manners and behavior-modification training for you and your best friend.

Hope Lyon is one of the tri-state area most sought-after dog training specialists. Hope received her training certification from Animal Behavior College, and is also a Certified Vet Tech, graduating from Bel-Rae Animal Institute in Denver, Colorado. She holds a vast knowledge of animal nutrition, and uses positive reinforcement training with her clients. When she isn’t working to improve the lives of dogs and their owners, Hope likes to spend time with her husband and two young children, their mini horse and their two dogs Winston the Pointer Mix, and Bishop the Great Pyrenees.

Sometimes, it’s not just training Fido that you need. It’s sharing information to assist you with behavioral issues, enabling you to become a better trainer. It will also help you learn the basics of how dogs exist and communicate with one another.

Training Program- Hope offers a variety of classes and private lessons so that you can choose what works best for you and your best friend..

Offering various levels of obedience classes, call the number above for levels, times and dates.

Puppy Crash Course: This private 2-hour session goes through all of the important aspects of raising a puppy, socialization, and exposure to all kinds of different sights, smells, sounds and situations. It also includes the beginning of very basic training, such as teaching puppy’s name, crate training and potty training. Cost – 2 hour lesson by appointment – $50.

Hollywood Stars: This fun course teaches your dog how to be a star! High five, roll over, play dead and so many more fun tricks for you and your dog to learn! Your canine companion must have basic obedience skills in order to enroll in this class. Cost – 4 weeks – $100.

Courses will vary according to module. Basic I covers "sit", "down", "stay", "walking nice on a leash" and the basics of "come"

You must pre-register and pre-pay 5 days prior to class date.

Following Basic Behavior I, will be Basic Behavior II &b III - call for more information.

Expanding and perfecting Basic Behavior I. After this class you and your dog should have the capabilities of practicing these commands where ever you go.

Six Week Course $140

Contact Hope Lyon at 812.459.9032 for more information or to enroll in classes.