Training

Hacker’s Creek Kennel offers the best dog training in the Bloomington and Ellettsville areas!

At Hacker’s Creek Kennel we provide:

  • Behavior Evaluations
  • In-Kennel Training
  • Private Lessons (In-Home or on the property)
  • Dock Jumping
  • Introduction to Water
  • Group Classes (Coming Soon!)
  • Education Seminars
    …….& Much, Much More!

Our certified professional dog trainers Jeff Hacker and Rachel Mitchell are formally educated and have combined experienced in obedience, waterfowl dogs, dock diving, agility, clicker training, protection, scent work, search and rescue, and a wide range of behavior problems.  We also have on-staff Haley Brewer, who is a a gradute from Purdue University in the field of Animal Behavior and Wellness.

Please vist our Meet the Trainers Page, In-Kennel Training Page & Private Lessons Page for more information!

To schedule an evaluation, ask about our training programs or if you have any behavior questions please call the office!

Dec
23
Sat
Christmas 2017
Dec 23 @ 9:00 am – Dec 25 @ 5:00 pm

We will be closed December 23rd through December 25th. If you need to make a reservation during this time we will require a depsoit of $50 and a minimum 5 night stay. If you have any questions please call the office.

Dec
31
Sun
New Years 2017/2018
Dec 31 2017 @ 9:00 am – Jan 1 2018 @ 5:00 pm

We will be closed December 31st through January 1st this New Years. We do have a minimum of a 3 night stay and a deposit needs to be made of $50. If you have any questions please call the office.

Mar
8
Thu
Spring Break 2018
Mar 8 @ 9:00 am – Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm

Our Spring Break period of 2018 is from March 8th until March 19th – if you book a reservation for any dates during this time period we will require a $50 deposit to be made at the time of scheduling. this is to ensure your kennel placement and will go toward your bill. We will also require a minimum of a 5 night stay. If oyu have any questions please call the office!

May
28
Mon
Memorial Day 2018
May 28 all-day

We will be CLOSED on Memorial Day – May 28, 2018.  If you are boarding over Memorial Day we will require you to pay a $50 deposit and have a minimum of a 3 night stay. If you have any questions please call the office!

Jul
4
Wed
Independece Day 2018
Jul 4 all-day

We will be CLOSED on July 4th 2018. If you make a reservation over July 4th – we will require a $50 deposit to made and minimum of a 5 night stay. If you have any questions please call the office!

Sep
3
Mon
Labor Day 2018
Sep 3 all-day

We will be closed on Labor Day, September 3rd 2018. If you make a reservation over September 3rd we will require a deposit of $50 and a minimum of a 5 night stay. If you have any questions please call the office!

Oct
5
Fri
Fall Break 2018
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm

Our Fall Break period for 2018 is from October 5th through October 15th. If you make a boarding reservation during this time we will require a minimum of a 5 night stay and a deposit of $50. If you have any questions please call the office!

Nov
23
Fri
Thanksgiving 2018
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm

We will be CLOSED from November 23rd – November 25th. If you are making a reservation during this time we will require you to have aminimum of a 5 night stay and pay a deposit of $50. If you have any questions please call the office!

Dec
23
Sun
Christmas 2018
Dec 23 @ 9:00 am – Dec 25 @ 6:00 pm

We will be closed from December 23rd through December 25th. If you need to make a reservation over these dates we wull require a deposit of $50 and a minimum of a 5 night stay. If you have any questions please call the office!

Dec
30
Sun
New Years 2018/2019
Dec 30 2018 @ 9:00 am – Jan 1 2019 @ 6:00 pm

We will be closed from December 30th through January 1st. If you need to make a reservation during this time we will require a $50 deposit and a minimum of a 5 night stay. If you have any questions please call the office.