Basic Dog Training - Memphis, TN | Taming the Wild

Basic training (On Leash)

Whether you are watching TV, entertaining guests, or taking an evening stroll, your dog's training will make it a welcome and enjoyable part of your life. Our Basic Training board and train program is the best in the country, and it has been our flagship program for many years. If you wish to own a dog that has an incredible foundation in all basic behaviors, there is no better choice than Basic Training. It put us on the map, and it will keep us there while keeping a permanent smile on your face. 

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Behaviors Taught

  • Heel - walk or jog next to you without pulling

  • Auto Sit from Heel

  • Sit on command - temporary deactivation

  • Down - full deactivation

  • Stay - remain where positioned until released

  • Place - multi-hour stay on a training mat (provided)

  • Off - no jumping on you or your guests

  • Controlled entry and exit through doors

  • All behaviors are proofed with humans, dogs, and unfamiliar settings. All dogs are taken on field trips to local parks, neighborhoods, Bass Pro Shop, LOWE'S, Academy Sports, and many other locations, where all of the trained behaviors are tested.

Pricing & Duration

  • 14-day program

  • Cost - $1600

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If your dog is a Basic Training graduate and you would like to register for the FREE Refresher Training Class on Saturday mornings at 9 AM, click here: 

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Everything about Taming the Wild was an incredible experience. From walking in the door, they are kind, courteous, and helpful. They work with you to answer all questions and make you feel at ease. I took my two dogs to Taming the Wild Basic Training and can see an amazing difference in their behavior. I absolutely recommend Taming the Wild!

-mallory bader, memphis, tn

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