Welcome to Midcoast Maine's Premier Dog Training Facility

Located just minutes from US Rte. 1 in scenic Edgecomb, ME

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Positively Best Friends! Dog Training & Canine Activity Center supports the many diverse training opportunities to suit all levels of skill and interest.

The Boothbay Road (Rte. 27) in Edgecomb, Maine for Classes and Events


The dog training facility is open only during regularly scheduled classes, private lessons, and special events. Please call 207.882.PAWS and leave us a message. We will return your call as soon as possible. Due to the inconsistency of cell phone reception, we strongly suggest that you ALSO send an email in addition to calling Marcia@positivelybestfriends.com.

FACILITY RENTAL! B-r-r-r! Come in from the cold! Now is the time to practice all the new, fun things you and your dog have learned :-) Bring some friends along! Ring Rental (Includes Equipment) $30/hr up to 2 people; $5 each additional person up to 5 people. Group Rates/ 1/2 day, full day Rates are available on request. We have a fully equipped kitchen for your events! Email Marcia@positivelybestfriends.com or Call 207.882.7297

What's New
Fun, New Classes and Events for you and your dog scheduled for 2018!
Gift certificates are available for that "special dog-loving someone.

Good Pup! Thursday, 1/4 at 6pm
Great Beginnings! Thursday, 1/4 at 7pm

DAYTIME BEGINNER CLASS! With ANN A new offering! Difficulty driving at night? Hard to get motivated to go out on a cold winter's night?? An evening class isn't convenient for an already busy schedule??? This one's for you! Great Beginnings! with Ann - 6 weeks $130 Starts Thursday, 1/11 at 10 AM

DAYTIME Introduction to NoseWork with Ann 1/11 @ 11:30 AM

SHOW OFF! Conformation Handling for the Breed Ring INSTRUCTOR - Pam Parker - Pam is a breeder, owner, handler and has shown 3 of her dogs to  AKC Championships, including her very first Aussie, Moxie.  She has competed at two Australian Shepherd Nationals.  Pam and Sophie placed 5th in the Australian Shepherd Altered Conformation Finals.  Pam has also handled other breeds.Sundays @ 12:30 PM, 1/7, 1/14, 1/21

Cindy Ratner clinic info: The following Friday evenings; 5-8 pm." 1/26, 2/23, 3/23, 4/27 Register early, these clinics fill fast! THE JANUARY 26th CLINIC IS FULL.

EAT 'N RUN AGILITY NIGHTS The following Friday Evenings; 6-"whenever!" 1/19, 2/2, 3/16, 4/6

AGILITY! INTRODUCTION TO WEAVE POLES with PAM A Mini-Series with Pam -(Attendance on both dates is required) $100.00/ - Limit 6 dogs. Sunday, 1/7, 9-11am Sunday, 1/21, 9-11am

AGILITY! WEAVE POLE TUNE-UP with Pam - Great opportunity to increase speed and reliability- for dogs and handlers successful w/6 weaves: 11:00 - Noon Sunday, 1/7 and 1/21

REALLY RELIABLE RECALL, AND LOOSE LEASH WALKING With ANN A mini-series with Ann (Attendance on both dates is required) - $120.00/both days - limit 8 dogs. Sunday, 1/14, 9-11am Sunday, 1/28, 9-11am

AGILITY! WEAVES AND CONTACTS With MARCIA A four-week focus class with Marcia - All Levels - $100.00 - limit 6 dogs Tuesday evenings @ 7pm: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/31

WINTER SAFETY WOODS-WALKING WITH YOUR DOG with FRAN TARDIF Date: Sunday 1/28 Time: 12 PM (Noon) 30 Cost: FREE For more information click here.

Coming Soon!

Choosing the Right Dog for You

Obedience and enrichment classes for puppies and dogs of all ages.
Look at our schedule here

Mission Statement
"Our goal is to celebrate the human-canine bond by providing dogs and their owners with a positive educational and recreational experience, encouraging enrichment activities while enjoying the company of like-minded people in a relaxed, comfortable, supportive and friendly atmosphere."

Marcia Welch Marcia@positivelybestfriends.com 207.882.PAWS, Edgecomb, ME

The training facility is open only during regularly scheduled classes, private lessons, and special events. Please call and leave us a message. We will return your call as soon as possible.

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