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8633 34th Street North
Lake Elmo, MN 55042

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(651) 777-2317

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Many of our instructors offer Private Training in both Obedience and Agility.
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WEATHER POLICY

It is difficult to know in advance if a class will be cancelled due to bad weather as it can vary from mile to mile - and from hour to hour. So it's unlikely we will know in time to notify students but will post to the Animal Inn Training School Facebook Page in the event we make a preemptive decision to cancel classes. Typically the instructors will decide whether the weather warrants cancelling an agility class. We typically don't cancel for rain, heat or snow unless they are exceptional – we do cancel for lightning or tornado warnings in our direct space. If a class is cancelled by the instructors, we will give students in that class a credit towards the next session - NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN.

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Animal Inn Announcements!

AGILITY SEMINARS in AUGUST!!

Gerry Brown Agility Seminar, August 25th & 26th!

Click HERE to email register with Liz - choose "Agility Questions" on contact page

GERRY BROWN BIO available HERE

SAT AUG 25th 9:00am – 5:00pm Young Dogs (NOV/OPEN) $195 Limit 10
SUN AUG 26th 9:00am – 5:00pm Master Handling $195 Limit 10

  • Seminar will be held outside Animal Inn Training School
  • Sat Seminar will be jumps & tunnels only
  • Lunch is on your own
Interested in registering or have a question?  Send your email to "Agility Questions" recipient from our Contact page! 


NACSW Odor Recognition Test (ORT) SAT AUG 12, 2018 hosted by ANIMAL INN TRAINING SCHOOL and Sharon Middendorf with Judge Yas Bakshian.

Odors: Birch/Anise/Clove. Entries open June 3, 2018 and close noon August 6, 2018. Entry limit is 100 tests. Cost is $35 per dog/odor. PREMIUM available HERE

AKC Scent Work HANDLER DISCRIMINATION CLASS with Linda Spengler starting AUG 5th 6:30pm for 4 weeks

This class will be an introduction to the AKC Scent work Handler Discrimination. This class will jumpstart you and your experienced Nose Work dog into this new area of competition. The class will be 1.5 hrs per week for 4 weeks and by the end of the class your dog should be ready to successfully compete.

Pre-requisite: Advanced Nose Work Skills.


UTILITY SKILLS WED 3:30pm with Karen Thompson starting MAY 2nd

This will be a weekly drop in class aimed at improving your Utility exercise skills with lots of practice and lots of fun. Bring yourself, your dog, your best attitude and utility articles and gloves to the class.

DROP IN WEAVES class with Caitin Varhalla

Aimed at Foundation 3 through Advanced agility levels to help you get more coaching on the weaves. Caitlin can work with you on either channel weaves or 2x2s. The classes will be held whenever Caitlin's available time coincides with available ring time at the Inn. They are at least an hour but may be longer when there is a large turnout. The charge is $10 per class. Call to get on the email invite.

RALLY MASTER/EXCELLENT & NOVICE/ADVANCED
Drop in Classes - Mary S. & Paula M. at 1pm

  • All the new RALLY signs incorporated into MASTER/EXCELLENT/ADVANCED and NOVICE courses in the Mondays drop in class at 1pm.
  • RALLY EXCELLENT/ADVANCED/NOVICE Rally class WED 7:30pm with Mary S.

FINISHING & POLISHING - Susan Kluesner TUE 11am

Drop in Finishing & Polishing class on Tuesday morning at 11am to put the finishing touches on your performance. Susan is an expert at polishing your teamwork!

COMPETITION HEELING CLASS–WED 5pm with Barb Hustings

Polish your heeling with Barb Hustings. Barb is an expert at identifying what and how to take your heeling performance to the next level. Drop in obedience class.

OBEDIENCE RUN THRUs - Open to ALL!

6pm - 7:30pm on Wednesdays with Chuck Anderson or Dick Wood

1st come 1st served ~ MUST be signed in before 7pm to assure run!