HappyUrbanDog®, the trainer, and/or the facility shall not be held liable for injury or damage to any person, animal, or property which results from the training or behavior of my pet. I understand that I am being trained to train my pet and agree to practice with my pet daily, where possible. Any child under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult and supervised. I further agree HappyUrbanDog®, the trainer and/or the facility shall not be held liable for any costs or expenses incurred in connection with any claim occurring as a result of my pets participation in the program.


  1. HappyUrbanDog®LLC uses positive reward based training (treats, toys, affection), no punishment will be used by the trainer nor will any punishment from the owner be acceptable in class
  2. Pet should not be wearing choke or pinch collars; Martingale, regular collars or harnesses are welcome. All pets must be leashed unless trainer has indicated to remove or drop leash
  3. HappyUrbanDog® trainer may suggest alternative equipment for training purposes, the owner is responsible for purchasing all said equipment if desired
  4. Verbal and written instructions will be given to the owner for all classes and homework for practice between classes
  5. Happy UrbanDog® trainer will demonstrate all commands with your pet or with another dog, demonstrating the use of verbal and hand signals. Owners will practice commands during the class
  6. All commands should be practiced daily (for 10-15 minutes)
  7. New commands should be taught with no distractions.  Distractions can be added after commands are automatic
  8. The owner is ultimately responsible for the outcome of any training