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We believe that dog training is about developing trust in your relationship and achieving life goals together. At Homestead, we are here to help you achieve these goals with your beloved furry friend.

The success of each dog’s progression is our primary focus.

With that in mind, our In-Home Training programs are an ongoing specialised training
program designed to ensure consistency with training is maintained
so you and your dog are progressing at a steady rate.

We are very excited to be able to offer our In-Home Training program for our valued clients and their dogs with 2 options available:

You, Me, and The Dog


Home School Program

We will also provide you with access to our Online Course where
you can learn alongside your dog and develop an
understanding of the dog training process.

You, me and the dog

Homestead’s Dog Trainer will come to you!

They will work with you and your dog, each session.

Home School

While you’re at work, Homestead’s Dog Trainer will come and train your dog!

A Handover is conducted at the end of each week to consolidate the learning.

Our exclusive In-Home Training Programs are designed to keep you and your dog on track with training and assist in improving everyone’s quality of life

Consistency is key when it comes to training our dogs, especially when you are looking to curb intense behavioural issues like anxiety, reactivity, and aggression.

Our In-Home Training Program has been created to help implement and ensure a cohesive relationship going forward for you and your pooch.

As well as being a beneficial addition & compliment to our Board and Train Program (assisting with a smooth transition of learning from Homestead to your home environment), the In-Home Training Program is considered a standalone program offering the following:

TWO IN-HOME OPTIONS: You, Me, and The Dog OR Home School. All training is conducted with qualified Dog Trainers Initial Assessment (2 hours) to determine suitability for the program Subsequent training sessions booked if suitable for In-Home training Sessions are booked in either a 4-Visit Package or 8-Visit Package Sessions are scheduled weekly or fortnightly to maintain steady progress Access to additional support outside of In-Home sessions (via Whatsapp)Access to Online Learning to develop an understanding of the dog training process What can we do to help?

One of Homestead’s primary goals is to educate and assist our clients so they are as informed as we are about their dog’s behaviour, genetic traits, thresholds, etc. We do this to help our clients foster a fulfilling and understanding relationship with their dog, well into the future!

Our professional and qualified trainers are able to assist with:

General Obedience
Behaviour Modification
Aggression Issues
Making Multi-Dog Households Work
Foundational Puppy Training

If the In-Home Training Program is NOT suited for your situation, the trainer will make a formal recommendation for a training option that is better suited e.g. Homestead’s Board and Train Program or group training at one of the clubs we recommend.

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About Homestead Pet Retreat

Homestead Pet Retreat (Homestead Boarding & Training Kennels & Cattery) is a family-owned,
multi-award-winning dog boarding kennel, cattery, and dog training facility.

We are located just 25 minutes north-east of Melbourne CBD in the beautiful countryside of Wonga Park (in Melbourne’s Eastern Suburbs),
at the gateway to the world-famous Yarra Valley.

So what do you think? Do you and your dog need some training in your lives?

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