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From Nervous Nellie to Confident Canine

Next Class begins May 2023; Enrollment Opens April 10th

Helping your nervous dog blossom into a

Working spots: $295      Auditor spots: $120

A group class designed just for guardians of nervous, shy, or anxious dogs! In this 5-week course you will learn how to help your nervous dog blossom into a confident and comfortable pup. We'll empower you with actionable skills and knowledge so that you and your dog can get through life's most challenging moments, together. Let's turn your Nervous Nellie into a Confident Canine!

5 weeks of live virtual group classes (Wednesdays at 6pm ET)

Join us for weekly live virtual group classes where you'll learn lots of skills and knowledge to help your dog build their confidence. Or watch the recordings if you can't make the virtual sessions.

Gain a better understanding of your dog and their behavior

Learn about dog body language, why dogs might be nervous or shy, and what "confidence" can look like

Learn actionable skills and the knowledge of when and where to use them

We'll cover creating enrichment plans for nervous dogs, how to advocate for your dog at home and in public, helping your dog feel comfortable in new environments and around new things, training games to boost their confidence, and more!

Working spot students get extra feedback and one-on-one training time

Working spot students will have time for training during our weekly group classes plus get two personalized one-on-one virtual training sessions with Rover Rehab trainer Lyz.

Downloadable resources to support your learning

Handouts, worksheets, and helpful articles to refer to whenever you need to

Two months of access to an online support community with dog guardians who get it

Connect with other dog guardians who understand what it is like to live with and love a nervous dog. We'll be sharing training activities, supporting each other through hard moments, and celebrating wins both big and small.

Rover Rehab

Lyz is the owner of Rover Rehab, a positive reinforcement dog training and behavior consulting company. We specialize in newly adopted dogs and helping fearful and reactive dogs build their confidence. Learn more about Lyz at