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Dog Training

Build a strong bond between you and your dog.


Ocala Dog Training

Establishing a strong and healthy bond between you and your dog through obedience training is essential to their overall success as your faithful companion.

Our trainer, Daniele Turner, brings over 16 years of experience building positive bonds between dogs and their owners using positive reinforcement training. Daniele is a professional member of the ADPT, pet-tech, first aid and CPR certified and looks forward to working with you and your dog!


Training Courses

Training Courses

If you are new to training at Red Fern, welcome! We are glad you are here. Take a look at our available training options below and submit the interest form at the bottom of this page to get started. We will contact you to get started.




Our Puppy Beginner class is for puppies and any dog wishing to get started with training! The class will teach essential puppy/basic manners and cover topics to help your new puppy acclimate to your home and family. We will discuss daily exercise play, socialization, chewing, jumping, potty training, grooming/petting/examining puppy, crate training, and any home situations.


Required: No prerequisites required. Puppies with completed vaccinations are welcome as well as any dog (no maximum age) looking to get started with training!

Duration: 6 weeks

Schedule: You and your dog will attend one group class per week for 6 weeks! See calendar below for class schedules.

Essential Skills: Watch me, place, sit, stay, leave it, introduction to loose-leash walking, and recall (come).


Investment: $200




Our Agility for Fun class is what it sounds like: agility for fun! We will not focus on learning new commands but rather enjoy learning something new. Engaging with agility equipment offers various benefits for your dog, including enhanced physical fitness, improved coordination, mental stimulation, and increased self-confidence. Agility provides an outlet for excess energy, making it an enjoyable and fulfilling activity for dogs of all ages and breeds.

Required: No prerequisites required. Pups of all ages are welcome with vaccinations!

Duration: 6 weeks

Schedule: You and your dog will attend one group class per week for 6 weeks. See calendar below for class schedules.

Essential Skills: While no specific commands will be taught, good behavior and manners will be reinforced.

Investment: $200



Our Intermediate with Agility Class is the perfect next step for you and your dog after completing our Puppy Beginner Group Class. This class will focus on strengthening control by adding distractions, distance, and duration to those essential skills and dog manners. We will also begin to work on off-leash skills and introduce some agility equipment.

Required: Puppy/Beginner Class or prior basic training course

Duration: 6 weeks

Schedule: You and your dog will attend one group class per week for 6 weeks! See calendar below for class schedules.

Essential Skills: Sit, stand, down in motion, sing and finish, food refusal (when offered by a stranger), and following hand signals/handling skills.

Investment: $200




Private lessons are designed for targeting specific behaviors such as jumping, loose-leash walking, begging, or excessive barking. They are also ideal for dogs uncomfortable around others or those needing a training refresher. You will meet with Daniele for one hour at Red Fern to work one-on-one with your dog and receive a customized training plan specific to your dog's needs.

Duration: 1 hour

Schedule: Private lessons are available by appointment!

Commands & Behaviors: Target specific behaviors such as leash-pulling, reactivity, excessive barking, excessive jumping, introducing to new people and environments, and more.

Investment: $100

Training Sign Up
Training Interest Form

Complete the form below and we will reach out to you to get started!

By submitting this form you are consenting to Red Fern contacting you via email and/or phone call.

Success! We have received your submission and will reach out soon to get started!

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