Training Centre

For a complete list of group classes, please visit the Mountain Hooves & Paws Group Classes website.

We are open in Saranac Lake, NY!  The address of the training centre is:

48 Saint Bernard St.
Saranac Lake, NY  12983

PARKING:  We do not have private parking rights at the training center, so please use the public parking area to the north of the training center, or park on St. Bernard street.  We are currently using the entrance to the north to come into the fenced in yard, and the main door on the south (under the covered porch facing the lake).



  • Building Purchased in early November, 2017
  • Renovations began in January, 2018
  • Outside painting began in April, 2018
  • Balsam Learning Centre officially approved as a small animal training center by the Village of Saranac Lake in April, 2018
  • Social Walks classes began mid-May, 2018 (beginning in the front yard of the Balsam Learning Center)
  • Two out of three rooms renovated and opened up to offer small group lessons in July, 2018
  • Fencing mostly finished around outside of training centre in October, 2018


Learning to target with the hind paw.
Practicing Agility at the Training Centre
Canine Fitness at the Training Centre
Early Days In Renovations
The Training Centre soon after purchase in 2017