For puppies 8 weeks to 11 months
In our Puppy classes we focus on important socialization skills and life lessons to help build the foundation for an optimistic, flexible family dog who loves learning with you. We will cover important puppy raising concepts such as bite inhibition, dog friendly approaches to socialization and how to use positive reinforcement methods to build a wonderful relationship while training specific behaviors.
PUPPY MONDAY - FRIDAY
Five days of learning for puppies 8 weeks to 5 months. Join us every day for a week, Monday thru Friday for 50 minutes. Sessions are typically weekdays at 11am, 2pm, 3pm or 4pm. $195
WEEKLY PUPPY BASICS
Puppy Basics is a 4-session class that meets once a week for 50 minutes. . This class is appropriate for puppies 2 – 5 months old.
WEEKEND PUPPY CLASSES
Sometimes learning just has to happen on the weekends. Puppy Basic is for puppies 2-5 months old. Typically classes are held on Sunday afternoons. $195
BRIDGING THE GAP
Continue your puppy raising journey with this class designed to build on the concept, skill and relationship foundation you have laid with Puppy Basics. These “advanced” sessions will feature activities designed to activate the seeds of impulse-control and nourish the concepts of focus, & engagement that you have been sprouting. We will also continue to develop the complex skills of walking in harmony and coming when called.
BEYOND BASIC FOR ADOLESCENT PUPS
Not quite ready for adult basic skills? This class is designed for teen dogs between 6 months and 11 months. Activities will be a mix games, social play, simple skills, coping with strange things and impulse control. Continue to work your recall and ever important leash work while your puppy matures into a canine adult dog! Four consecutive weeks $195
PUPPY PLAYTIME Add On
Supervised by an instructor; puppy parents included! Structured socialization playtime with other puppies and people makes for a well rounded dog and guards against aggression. Most Saturdays from 10:30 to 11:15am. $15 each.
SIGN UP FOR CLASSES
Ready to Sign Up? Login to your Great Dog!
We offer classes, enrichment and training opportunities every day of the week! If manners are what you are looking for, or seeking some basic skills for your dog, Great Dog's relationship based training is a great way to learn.