Training, facilities & more

Services

With 38 years in the industry, Yan Mowatt knows a thing or two about what your dog needs and has brought these professional services together under one roof. At Little Moe’s K9 Academy you will find the expert care and training you need for the pet you love. 

Personal Touch Day School

Starting at $20+tax/day per dog

$20+

/day – 1 dog

We all want to make the most of our time, why not do the same for your pet? At Little Moe’s K9 Academy your pet will truly receive THE PERSONAL TOUCH in a more structured environment then a regular doggy daycare. We even offer video so your dog can show-off in front of the camera and allow you to see just how smart they really are. Don’t worry they get lots of social time and are tired when they come home.

Our Personal Touch service is offered in either full or half-day which includes the following training and care: 


  • Personal training w/ one of our experienced staff members, in a fun positive environment
  • In house training for problem solving and social skills
  • Working with your dog in groups or private sessions
  • Building and reinforcing basic commands like sit, come, down, and the heel position
  • Teaching your dog to be appropriate around other dogs, people, noises, and other distractions
  • Meet and greets with people and other dogs
  • Teaching your dog to be polite at the door
  • Keeping your dog active with fitness and confidence building using our agility equipment

“The Personal Touch” Dayschool 

Early morning fee (before 6am) – $15/Half hour
Late charge fee (after 6pm) – $15/Half hour

  • Student discount-Full Day (1 dog)
    $16.00
  • The Personal Touch-Half Day (1 dog)
    $16.00
  • The Personal Touch-Half Day (2 dogs)
    $20.00 (same household)
  • The Personal Touch-Full Day (1 dog)
    $23.00
  • The Personal Touch-Full Day (2 dogs)
    $36.00 (same household)
  • The Personal Touch-Full Day (3rd dog)
    add $15.00/day (same household)
  •  The Personal Touch Dayschool passes
    Purchase 5 or 10 days at a time for 20.00 per day.
  • 10 day pass 1 dog – $190.00
  • 10 day pass 2 dogs – $310.00
  • 5 day pass 1 dog – $95.00
  • 5 day pass 2 dogs – $155.00
  • 10 half day pass 1 dog – $140.00
  • 10 half day pass 2 dogs – $190.00
  • 5 half day pass 2 dogs – $95.00
  • Late pickup passes – 5 late night $60.00

Personal Touch Plus
(overnight)

Starting at $30+tax per night/$16 per additional dog in the same kennel

$30+

/night

Whether you are going out of town for the weekend, on a business trip, or just staying at home? We can make your pets time fun and educational!

With the Personal Touch Plus, our trainers will choose training activities to suit your dog and keep her/him busy, happy (and tired!) . You can be confident she/he will be having a great as she tries her hand at agility, learns basic obedience commands (sit, down, come, stay, heel, loose leash walking), works on crate training or explores new and entertaining tricks. 


  • Personal training w/ one of our experienced staff members, in a fun positive environment
  • In house training for problem solving and social skills
  • Working with your dog in groups or private sessions
  • Building and reinforcing basic commands like sit, come, down, and the heel position
  • Teaching your dog to be appropriate around other dogs, people, noises, and other distractions
  • Meet and greets with people and other dogs
  • Teaching your dog to be polite at the door
  • Keeping your dog active with fitness and confidence building using our agility equipment

Hikes

When your dog is staying with us let us take him for a hike on this beautiful property. In the summer months we have swimming and all year round our trained staff would love to take your pooch for a hike in the woods and through the fields here on our 40 acre property. 
$25.00 per hike

Our experienced trainers are experts in Operant Conditioning Behaviour Analysis and use positive reinforcement training techniques to make learning fun for all dogs.  And you can rest assured your pet will be safe and sound with on-site overnight care; regular runs in our large, fenced yards; and, a comfortable indoor training area.  As an added bonus, students staying during the week will join our popular day school programming free of charge.  We recommend early booking as we limit the number of students in our overnight program in order to ensure each one gets the one-on-one training and attention they deserve.  All breeds are welcome!

  • The Personal Touch Plus – 1 Night
    1 dog – $30.00 Plus tax
  • The Personal Touch Plus – 1 Night
    additional dog (same kennel)-$16.00 Plus tax

Smarty Pants
(overnight) Board+Train

Starting at $70+tax/per night depending on requirements. Custom pkgs available.

$70+

/night

Your dog is definitely smarter than you give him credit for and our Smarty Pants package can prove it to you. With this customizable package, our experienced trainers will work with you to identify a training plan to address your dog’s strengths, interests or challenges.  Then, while you’re away, we’ll work on specific behaviours to help you deal with unwanted behaviours or build/strengthen training foundations.


  • Personal training w/ one of our experienced staff members, in a fun positive environment
  • In house training for problem solving and social skills
  • Working with your dog in groups or private sessions
  • Building and reinforcing basic commands like sit, come, down, and the heel position
  • Teaching your dog to be appropriate around other dogs, people, noises, and other distractions
  • Meet and greets with people and other dogs
  • Teaching your dog to be polite at the door
  • Keeping your dog active with fitness and confidence building using our agility equipment

Instead of leaving your best friend at a traditional boarding kennel, consider sending him back to school with a Personal Touch or Smarty Pants overnight training package. Whether he needs to brush up on basic manners, work on specific behavioural problems or even learn a few great tricks to wow the neighbours, our unique one-on-one training program can help. 

NEW WEEKEND HOURS 

Check in and out – 9:00 – 11:00 am  and 6:30 -7:30 pm  pick up after 11 am you are charged for another full day.

(due to the fact we are very busy and want to continue to give the best training/care to your dogs please book your spots in advance. All Prices +HST)

Services you will find at Little Moe’s

Beyond the many dog training classes you will find at Little Moe’s K9 Academy, we offer several other services such as our Smarty Pants and Personal Touch to give your dog a day away from the house or a more extended stay.  We also offer bathing and clipping toenails. We are also able to offer TR Pulse therapy by appointment – https://www.facebook.com/TR-Pulse-Therapy-320150361650262/

Expert Care & Training

Like people, sometimes dogs develop behaviours that grow from annoying habits to real problems. And like people, these can be changed with the help of qualified professionals. Little Moe’s K9 Academy offers many personalized services to help sort out the problems and get your dog back on the right track through our Behaviour Modification for Problem Dogs and Private Consultations.

You can find out more about these and the other services we offer under the services menu above, or you can contact us for more information. 

“Problem Pooch”  

Are you having some behaviour issues with your pooch and just don’t know the best way to deal with them? Have you tried all kinds of different suggestions and methods with no success?  Don’t give up behaviour modification is our specialty!! Aggression towards people or dogs, resource guarding, barking, jumping up, anxiety problems are just a few. Myself or one of my certified trainers will meet with you privately and make a plan for you and your pooch.


By Appointment – Yan Mowatt

$225.00 +tax / Session


$125+tax assessment necessary.

– meet to discuss a full history of the dog
– discuss the proper tools you will need to have depending on the issue
– Make a plan that will set both dog and owner up for success 


A travel fee of $25.00 will apply for consultations outside the facility within the Truro/biblehill area. Consultations outside this area will be charged an added mileage fee of .40 cents per km.

Private consultation for obedience issues.

Dealing with any obedience training issues or bad habits you would like to fix? We will make you a plan to solve them. Personal one on one with you and your dog in a private setting . Sometimes a class situation just doesn’t fit your schedule or the challenges you are facing with your dog. A private consultation with myself or one of my expert trainers at a time that is convenient for you, may be the solution you need.


By Appointment

$60 +tax / half hour
$120 +tax / hour

With Jessica Tighe

Custom programs for kids & students. Individual & group programs available.

* Bite Prevention for children with the DOGGONE SAFE bite prevention course. 

* How to approach and interact with dogs safely 

*Learn about how to read behaviour with dogs

*How to train a dog/puppy using positive reinforcement

*Professionals like Breeders, groomers, Veterinarians, Police K9 units, etc 

* Learn about different breeds

(actually working with puppies will depend on who is available at the time, we try our best to have puppies available, we know they are fun and its great for puppies)

We will do custom programs with schools and community group, just let us know what you might be interested in.

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