How familiar are you with the breed of puppy you have?
Do you know what to anticipate with breed specific traits? Are you already noticing puppy behavior issues? Puppy class is a great way to start your education and relationship with you puppy. This class is structured for dogs from 2-6 months and will focus on a wide range of important topics.
The puppy class provides the basics needed for obedience through positive reinforcement, games, and socialization. You will learn how to prevent unwanted behavior and establish a bond with your puppy. We will work on problem solving and troubleshooting behavior concerns. Topics we work on in class are; sit, down, stay, leave it, recall, off, wait, and lose leash walking.
This class is one hour long, and meets once a week for 5 weeks.
2 different types of treats
10-15’ training lead
We will also teach you how to better understand and communicate with your new puppy. This will help you build a foundation and utilize the most effective methods of training. We are looking forward to helping you and your puppy create a great relationship from the beginning.
Understanding good nutrition, proper preventatives, and general care with a puppy is imperative. A good diet and healthy decisions help improve your puppy’s ability to focus, learn, and retain information better and faster.
For the safety of your puppy and all other participants, all vaccines (including Distemper, Bordetella, and Rabies (when they are of age) are required prior to enrollment in classes at Citrus Heights Pet Hospital. Listed below are the items needed in your training kit for class. If your dog has any specific allergies or needs, please ensure your treats are complacent to those needs and advise the trainer. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes that will allow you to move freely. During the first session, the trainer may recommend additional items or tools to assist with the training process.