Welcome to Southern Tradition Dog Training Kennels

Obedience, Gun Dog Training and more.....

Obedience Programs

30 Day Basic Program: all on lead obedience, we teach sit, stay, heel, here, no, off, leave it and kennel up during this program. This is the foundation to all future training.  Cost: $650.00

60 Day Intermediate Program: all the same commands as our basic program but taught on/off lead at greater distances, increased distractions, and increased times.  Cost: $1150.00

90 Advanced Program: Includes all above but complete off lead control at even greater distances,distractions, and times. This is total Obedience. Cost: $1650.00

All obedience programs  training fee  includes boarding, training, and food.

( prices subject to change without notice ).

Gun Dog Programs

 Basic Gun Dog Program:

 Obedience, single and double marked retrieves on land and water, introduction to decoys, duck calls, gun fire, dead birds, live birds, duck boats, duck blinds,  etc. Everything your dog will need to be a basic gun dog. 

Training time: 4-6 months


Advanced Gun Dog Program: 

                                                    Here we continue the dogs training to make a finished duck dog.  Multiple marked retrieves, multiple gunners, multiple dogs, advanced marking drills, lining drills, casting drills, blind retrieve work. Everything your dog will need to be a finished  gun dog .

Training time: 3-5 months

We offer multiple months dicscount  training in all of our gun dog  programs ( minimum 3 month agreement ) to receive discounted price, contact us for more information.

All gun dog programs fee is $650.00 per month and includes boarding, training, birds, and food.

( prices subject to change without notice ).

Additional Programs Offered and Additional Information

 Animal Tracking and Recovery Training $650.00 per month / 3-4 months training time.

Additional Monthly Training $500.00 per month if needed.

Pre Season Tune up $500.00 per month

Private 1 on 1 lessons at the kennels $45.00 per session ( multiple session discount )

Our Boarding Rate is :

Regular Kennel $30.00

Large Kennel $45.00

Per Night.

Our Daily Training Rate Is $45.00 per day.

( prices subject to change without notice ).

All Dogs are required to have the following at time of drop off for any of our programs: a copy of pups most recent vaccination records to include rabies, parvo, distemper, and bordetella for kennel cough.


A leather or nylon collar and enough heartworm and flea medicine to cover pups stay with us.

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Southern Tradition Dog Training

P.O. Box 108 Lafitte La. 70067

(504) 232-1739


Monday - Friday :  9am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday : Closed