Day Training

K9 Tailshakers Day Training Program works on basic manners, confidence building and obedience throughout the day such as Sit, down, stay, walking on leash, place, treadmill work, k9 fitness, obstacles, and structured play.  

​​Day Training dogs consist of 8 sessions a month available on Mondays, Wednesdays and/or Friday.  This is a 3 phase program and each phase is 1 month.  Phase 1 is indoors at the facility working on the foundations of obedience, Phase 2 is outside working on obedience with environmental distractions, Phase 3 is working on obedience in public such as the walking path, local stores, downtown Frankfort, Chicago, Starved Rock and many other field trip options etc.  

The program includes 


  • Drop Box access of your dogs pictures and video throughout their time here

  • Private access to homework videos, homework sheets and tips. 

  • One group lesson per month.

  • Facility, Outside, Public Training exposure and Field Trips such as downtown Frankfort, Chicago, Walking Paths, Starved Rock, Patio Lunches, Big Box Stores, Beaches etc.

This program is for basic obedience-advanced and is not for aggression, resource guarding or serious behavioral problems.  Program requires training collar and/or e-collar (et-300 e-collar technologies) depending on client preference and need, either can be purchased through us or on-line.

Free Consultations regarding this program are available.  Please call 815-464-8245 or purchase a free consultation via our store.

Group consultation available 7/31/20 at 6 pm or 8/1/20 at NoonMUST register for group consults.

Our Day Training program runs Mondays & Wednesdays from 9am-5:00pm.   Please see below hours for drop off and pick up times.


Drop Off Hours: 


Pick Up Hours:



Vaccination Requirements:  Rabies, Distemper Combo and a Bordetella and Negative Fecal within 6 months. We highly recommend the Flu Vaccination, Leptospirosis, Heartworm, Flea & Tick. 

Sex/Age:  Female dogs must be spayed by the age of 6 months.  In tact males are at the discretion of the facility. 

No Pick Up or Drops Off's: 

Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, 4th of July

All other Holiday Hours:

Pick Up & Drop Off Hours:  9am - 2:45pm

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K9 Tailshakers, Inc

9204 Gulfstream Road

Frankfort, IL 60423

Phone: 815-464-TAIL (8245)

Fax: 815-464-6757

Monday Friday 6am-7pm, Office 8a-5pm

Saturday 7am-5pm, Office 8-5pm

Sunday 8am-5pm, Office 8am-5pm