If you need a more accessible version of this website, click this button on the right. Switch to Accessible Site

WARNING

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Close [x]

Follow Us

PUPPY CLASSES


Reasons to sign up today!

· To develop a positive relationship between owner and dog.
· To establish leadership with your dog with kindness and understanding.
· To develop basic skills needed for good manners. Example: Come, Down, Heel, Sit, Stay, etc.
· To help prevent behavioral problems.
· To develop social skills with other dogs.


Week One:

· Explain teaching tools.
· Establish leadership with handling each dog.
· Demonstrate basic leash manners.
· Cover Basic commands: Come, Heel, Watch Me and Off.
· Learning to return to owner at the end of the leash (Come).
· End with socialization and playtime.

 

Week Two:

· Refresh from previous weeks class. (come, heel, watch me, off)
· Question, answer period and address any problems.
· Learning to heel, sit from heel after halt, sit and stay on command.
· Learning to return to owner from the stay position.
· End with socialization and playtime.

 

Week Three:

· Refresh from previous weeks class.
· Question and answer period.
· Advanced heeling skills:  Wait, hurry, turns and patterns.
· Learn the stand command; practice stand from heel.
· Pick a trick to learn in week four.
· End with socialization and playtime.

 

Week Four:

· Refresh from previous weeks class.
· Question and answer period.
· Teaching down command. (advanced skill)
· Teach place command.
· Learn trick picked in week three.
· End with socialization and play time.

 

Week Five:

· Refresh from previous weeks class.
· Question and answer period.
· Demonstrate the skills you have acquired in the previous weeks classes at graduation.
· End with socialization and playtime.
· Receive your diploma and get picture taken.

Things you will need:  A flat collar or training collar; a leash that is at least 5 feet long; tasty treats, a favorite squeaky toy and proof of vaccinations.

Call Fairview Animal Clinic to sign up today! 615-799-2118
Limited space!  The fee is $50.00 for five classes.