The Learning Dog, LLC.

Training & Enrichment Center



Dear The Learning Dog Family:

All things change, and yet they stay the same. The Learning Dog isn’t any different, nor are Jenny and I. We have recently decided that we are going to dissolve our partnership. We both support each other throughout our new “change”! The idea that any of you, our family, would hear this news from anyone except for us wasn’t something that we could tolerate and the only way to reach all of you simultaneously was through this letter.

The Learning Dog will be closing its doors. The exact date isn’t known, but will be announced soon. Both Jenny and I will be opening our own dog training facilities under different names. The details are currently being worked out and we will send a second letter giving you all of the contact information for both of us and our new businesses. The most important thing is that all of our wonderful clients still have someplace good to train. And in fact you will now have TWO places to choose from! Both new businesses will gladly honor any pre-purchased gift cards, classes, or packages. So, you don’t have to worry about losing anything at all! And there will not be any downtime either. When The Learning Dog closes its doors, the other 2 businesses will already be up and running. I can assure you that both new businesses will have our same training philosophies, service, expertise and ethics that we always have had.

We have had an awesome run! We created a successful business that we kept running for nearly 7 years! It was all of you that made us successful and we cannot thank you enough. Each of you has been a part of our family, and we thank you all for that. We couldn’t have done it without you. Our appreciation could never fully be expressed in a letter, but thank you. We are honored that you chose us to help you raise your puppies, help your behavior issues, and take your dogs to new heights in their training experience. Now onto bigger and better things!

We will contact all of you again when we have a more solid date of when we will close our doors and the contact information for both of us.

Thank you again so much for supporting us!

Peace and Love,

Katie and Jenny


September 20, 2016

Hello awesome “The Learning Dog” clients!!  Jenny and I are moving forward and have some information to give to you on our new businesses!  Jenny and I are remaining friendly with each other and will support each other in our new endeavors.  We have both kept the client list, and we will contact everyone with information as necessary.  We recognize that in the end it is you, our amazing clients, that will decide where you would like to go.  We encourage and hope that you will check out both of our locations!  I think we both have some fantastic things to offer!

We want to assure you that we aren’t going anywhere.  We will be there to offer non-aversive positive based training to our community.  Please keep spreading the importance of the human-animal bond and know that positive dog training is the way to go.  Dogs are amazing creatures and deserve nothing less.

Here is the contact information for our future businesses.

Jenny Falvey                                              Katie Costello

Dogsmartz Unleashed, LLC                 The Canine Campus Training and Wellness Center, LLC

1591 E. Western Reserve Road             757 North Main Street

Poland, Ohio  44514                                Hubbard, Ohio 44425

724-685-1169                                           330-716-3051

Katie’s building is The Learning Dog’s current building.  Jenny will have her location in Poland and a satellite building at Hillcrest Flynn at 2619 East State Street Hermitage, PA 16148.  We will both be offering the same classes that we offered at The Learning Dog plus new classes as well.

Our websites aren’t up and fully functioning just yet.  The phones and emails are.  We are looking so forward to having you all remain a part of our family.  Please help us to spread the word!

Thank you for all of the support and memories!

Katie Costello and Jenny Falvey


***If you are new to The Learning Dog, please fill out the following Questionnaire and Liability waiver and return it PRIOR to the first day of class.***

Completed forms can be emailed to or mailed to 757 North Main Street, Hubbard, Ohio 44425.

Class Questionnaire & Liability – 2016

Registration Information – 2016

Click Here for the ONLINE REGISTRATION option – Please note if you do not see your class listed in this program please call and register or email 

PLEASE READ: Required vaccines by age group
7-11 weeks: First DHPP vaccine, bordatella for all puppies at least 8 weeks of age, and a negative fecal exam.

12-18 weeks: Two DHPP and bordatella vaccine and a negative fecal. Leptospirosis is recommended but not required.

5 months and up: Three DHPP’s, rabies, bordatella and a negative fecal.

Note: Any dogs one year and older must have DHPP done every 3 years and rabies according to state law. While we strive to keep everyone healthy, there are limitations to the bordatella vaccine and fecal checks. With the bordatella vaccine, your dog can still get the disease, just a milder case. Typically bordatella is not life threatening. When a fecal exam is performed, they are only looking at a small amount of the stool sample under the microscope, so a negative fecal does not guarantee that your dog (or others in your class) is truly negative.

*Please note: This is our vaccine protocol. No exceptions will be made! If your veterinarian does something different you must still have these done. This vaccine protocol is supported by AAHA’s (American Animal Hospital Association) vaccine recommendations. With bordatella, your dog must be vaccinated with the intranasal vaccine at least one week (7 days) prior to class. If your pet has received the injectable vaccine and it is the first bordatella he has had in his life, it must be boostered 2-4 weeks after the initial vaccine, and again must be given at least a week before starting classes. This is to protect your dog and the others in class. We require vaccine records mailed, dropped off, emailed or faxed to us PRIOR to the start of class. You can fax them to 330-534-6070. We appreciate your compliance.


***IMPORTANT Info regarding Deposits, Refunds, Discounts, etc.***

Shelter Dog Discount – For any dog adopted from a shelter or rescue (proof is required) – Save 10% off your first class.

Class Payment Policy – 50% deposit required prior to any class. Balance in full is due on the first night of class. Cash, check, Mastercard/Visa or Discover accepted.

Class Refunds:
• Two weeks prior to class – 100% refund, one week prior to class – no refund
• No refunds once a class has started. If you are unable to attend a class we will be happy to provide you with a “make up” class date. There will be a $30 fee for switching to a different class if done within a week of original scheduled class starting.


Merchandise Refunds – A full refund will be given within 7 days of purchase for unused items (tags attached) with a receipt. Sorry, no refunds on treats.

Returned Check Fee – $35.00


Updated Sept. 3rd, 2013

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1. Introduction
This website is operated by The Learning Dog Training and Enrichment Center. The terms “we”, “us”, and “our” refer to The Learning Dog. The use of our website is subject to the following terms and conditions of use, as amended from time to time (the “Terms”). The Terms are to be read together by you with any terms, conditions or disclaimers provided in the pages of our website. Please review the Terms carefully. The Terms apply to all users of our website, including without limitation, users who are browsers, customers, merchants, vendors and/or contributors of content. If you access and use this website, you accept and agree to be bound by and comply with the Terms and our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the Terms or our Privacy Policy, you are not authorized to access our website, use any of our website’s services or place an order on our website.

2. Use of our Website
You agree to use our website for legitimate purposes and not for any illegal or unauthorized purpose, including without limitation, in violation of any intellectual property or privacy law. By agreeing to the Terms, you represent and warrant that you are at least the age of majority in your state or province of residence and are legally capable of entering into a binding contract.

You agree to not use our website to conduct any activity that would constitute a civil or criminal offence or violate any law. You agree not to attempt to interfere with our website’s network or security features or to gain unauthorized access to our systems.

You agree to provide us with accurate personal information, such as your email address, mailing address and other contact details in order to complete your order or contact you as needed. You agree to promptly update your account and information. You authorize us to collect and use this information to contact you in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

3. General Conditions
We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone, at any time, for any reason. We reserve the right to make any modifications to the website, including terminating, changing, suspending or discontinuing any aspect of the website at any time, without notice. We may impose additional rules or limits on the use of our website. You agree to review the Terms regularly and your continued access or use of our website will mean that you agree to any changes.

You agree that we will not be liable to you or any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of our website or for any service, content, feature or product offered through our website.

4. Products or Services
All purchases through our website are subject to product availability. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel the quantities offered on our website or limit the sales of our products or services to any person, household, geographic region or jurisdiction.
Prices for our products are subject to change, without notice. Unless otherwise indicated, prices displayed on our website are quoted in Canadian dollars.

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to refuse orders, including without limitation, orders that appear to be placed by distributors or resellers. If we believe that you have made a false or fraudulent order, we will be entitled to cancel the order and inform the relevant authorities.

We do not guarantee the accuracy of the colour or design of the products on our website. We have made efforts to ensure the colour and design of our products is displayed as accurately as possible on our website.

5. Links to Third-Party Websites
Links from or to websites outside our website are meant for convenience only. We do not review, endorse, approve or control, and are not responsible for any sites linked from or to our website, the content of those sites, the third parties named therein, or their products and services. Linking to any other site is at your sole risk and we will not be responsible or liable for any damages in connection with linking. Links to downloadable software sites are for convenience only and we are not responsible or liable for any difficulties or consequences associated with downloading the software. Use of any downloaded software is governed by the terms of the license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is provided with the software.

6. Use Comments, Feedback, and Other Submissions
You acknowledge that you are responsible for the information, profiles, opinions, messages, comments and any other content (collectively, the “Content”) that you post, distribute or share on or through our website or services available in connection with our website. You further acknowledge that you have full responsibility for the Content, including but limited to, with respect to its legality, and its trademark, copyright and other intellectual property ownership.

You agree that any Content submitted by you in response to a request by us for a specific submission may be edited, adapted, modified, recreated, published, or distributed by us. You further agree that we are under no obligation to maintain any Content in confidence, to pay compensation for any Content or to respond to any Content.

You agree that you will not post, distribute or share any Content on our website that is protected by copyright, trademark, patent or any other proprietary right without the express consent of the owner of such proprietary right. You further agree that your Content will not be unlawful, abusive or obscene nor will it contain any malware or computer virus that could affect our website’s operations. You will be solely liable for any Content that you make and its accuracy. We have no responsibility and assume no liability for any Content posted by you or any third-party.

We reserve the right to terminate your ability to post on our website and to remove and/or delete any Content that we deem objectionable. You consent to such removal and/or deletion and waive any claim against us for the removal and/or deletion of your Content.
7. Your Personal Information
Please see our Privacy Policy to learn about how we collect, use, and share your personal information.

8. Errors and Omissions
Please note that our website may contain typographical errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update information at any time, without prior notice (including after an order has been submitted). Such errors, inaccuracies or omissions may relate to product description, pricing, promotion and availability and we reserve the right to cancel or refuse any order placed based on incorrect pricing or availability information, to the extent permitted by applicable law. We do not undertake to update, modify or clarify information on our website, except as required by law.

9. Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
You assume all responsibility and risk with respect to your use of our website, which is provided “as is” without warranties, representations or conditions of any kind, either express or implied, with regard to information accessed from or via our website, including without limitation, all content and materials, and functions and services provided on our website, all of which are provided without warranty of any kind, including but not limited to warranties concerning the availability, accuracy, completeness or usefulness of content or information, uninterrupted access, and any warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. We do not warrant that our website or its functioning or the content and material of the services made available thereby will be timely, secure, uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that our websites or the servers that make our website available are free of viruses or other harmful components.

The use of our website is at your sole risk and you assume full responsibility for any costs associated with your use of our website. We will not be liable for any damages of any kind related to the use of our website.

In no event will we, or our affiliates, our or their respective content or service providers, or any of our or their respective directors, officers, agents, contractors, suppliers or employees be liable to you for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages, losses or causes of action, or lost revenue, lost profits, lost business or sales, or any other type of damage, whether based in contract or tort (including negligence), strict liability or otherwise, arising from your use of, or the inability to use, or the performance of, our website or the content or material or functionality through our website, even if we are advised of the possibility of such damages.

Certain jurisdictions do not allow limitation of liability or the exclusion or limitation of certain damages. In such jurisdictions, some or all of the above disclaimers, exclusions, or limitations, may not apply to you and our liability will be limited to the maximum extent permitted by law.

10. Indemnification
You agree to defend and indemnify us, and hold us and our affiliates harmless, and our and their respective directors, officers, agents, contractors, and employees against any losses, liabilities, claims, expenses (including legal fees) in any way arising from, related to or in connection with your use of our website, your violation of the Terms, or the posting or transmission of any materials on or through the website by you, including but not limited to, any third party claim that any information or materials provided by you infringe upon any third party proprietary rights.

11. Entire Agreement
The Terms and any documents expressly referred to in them represent the entire agreement between you and us in relation to the subject matter of the Terms and supersede any prior agreement, understanding or arrangement between you and us, whether oral or in writing. Both you and we acknowledge that, in entering into these Terms, neither you nor we have relied on any representation, undertaking or promise given by the other or implied from anything said or written between you and us prior to such Terms, except as expressly stated in the Terms.

12. Waiver
Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. A waiver by us of any default will not constitute a waiver of any subsequent default. No waiver by us is effective unless it is communicated to you in writing.

13. Headings
Any headings and titles herein are for convenience only.

14. Severability
If any of the provisions of the Terms are determined by any competent authority to be invalid, unlawful or unenforceable, such provision will to that extent be severed from the remaining Terms, which will continue to be valid and enforceable to the fullest extent permitted by law.

15. Governing Law
Any disputes arising out of or relating to the Terms, the Privacy Policy, use of our website, or our products or services offered on our website will be resolved in accordance with the laws of the without regard to its conflict of law rules. Any disputes, actions or proceedings relating to the Terms or your access to or use of our website must be brought before the courts in Ohio and you irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of such courts.

16. Questions or Concerns
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