Dog Obedience (Fall 2023)

The Southington Recreation Department is sponsoring beginner level dog obedience classes to be taught by skilled instructors from Stay N Play Pets. There are no residency requirements to participate.

Classes will be held at Stay N Play Pets, 420 North Main Street, Southington.

Participants will receive instructions in obedience training including sit, stay, come, heel, and other commands. Bring your dog, a training collar, and a 6-foot lead to class.

NOTE: This program is not suitable for dogs who exhibit aggressive behaviors towards people or other dogs; dogs with issues of incessant barking are also prohibited. Dogs attending these classes must be able to withstand an hour in a group setting with other dogs and their owners in close proximity.

Beginner Level

  • Open to dogs ages 16 weeks (4 months) & older
  • Registration Fee: $205.00 per dog
  • Tuesdays: November 7, 14, 21, 28; December 5, 12, 19
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • The first class (November 7) is for owners only; no dogs, please.

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Registration Information

  • Registration Fee = $205.00 per dog for the 7-week program
  • Registration forms/waivers are REQUIRED and will be accepted online, by mail, or in person at the Recreation Department office located within the Southington Senior Center at 388 Pleasant Street.
  • Space is extremely limited. It is highly recommended to utilize the online registration form in order to instantly secure your space in the program.
  • A credit card payment is NOT required in order to utilize the online registration form. You may sign up online and then submit a cash or check payment to the Recreation Department at a later date.
  • Forms and payments are due by 4:30 pm on Friday, November 3, 2023.
  • Please call the Recreation office at (860) 276-6219 with any questions regarding registration.


Acceptable Forms of Payment

  • Cash (Exact Change Required)
  • Check/Money Order - Payable to "Town of Southington"
  • Credit Card*

*An additional, non-refundable service fee applies to all credit card transactions.