National K-9® Learning Center

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School for Dog Trainers

The School

Facilities

At National K-9 we take great pride in our learning and living facilities.

Designed by school founder Scott Mueller, our center was planned with students, staff, and dogs in mind. Fourteen years of research went into the facility’s layout, which has been praised as being one of the finest in the world. We offer the following for your comfort and learning opportunity:

  • 11 private dorm rooms and 1 double for those students who opt to utilize our on-site student housing; we supply each student a room with an initial set of clean linens, bed, pillow, blankets, a desk, closet, bureau, and lock key.

  • Laundry room an on premises coin operated laundry room.

  • Book and video library enables students to learn even more about dogs and training.

  • Kitchen facilities designed to handle multiple students’ needs with three refrigerator/freezers, microwaves, mixers, toasters, dining tables, storage, and much more.

  • Lecture room offers a small auditorium setting, comfortably seating up to 16 students in an air-conditioned acoustical room. 30 to 40% of student’s time is spent in lectures and video screenings.

  • Internet Service students that bring a computer with them will have access to a high-speed wireless Internet service (Wi-Fi) in the classroom and residence hall. Please note that National K-9 does not provide a computer or printer for usage by students.

  • Student lounge offers comfortable sofas, cable television with VCR/DVD player, local telephone, and table & chairs.

  • Training field 1-acre multi-purpose outdoor fenced in training field and utility course.

  • Indoor training room allowing for training with minimal distractions and during inclement weather conditions.

  • Video Camera, DVD Players, and VCRs located throughout the facility, enables students to view both educational video as well as themselves, taped while training dogs. These video tools allow students to learn on tape what they couldn’t learn any other way.

  • Student kennels We offer various sizes to accommodate all students’ dogs. Our student kennel also offers each dog a food bin and cubby. A grooming facility is also available to accommodate students’ dogs.

  • Tracking fields Students have access to nearby tracking land for practice.

  • Indoor basketball facilities and exercise equipment for students who wish to utilize it.

 
 
 
 
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