7:15 PM-8:15 PM Ideal Puppy Training & Socialization (Begins Aug 3, 2017) - Indoor Training Room
Ideal Puppy Training & Socialization is your puppy's first class, almost
like Kindergarten. Your puppy must be between 8 and 18 weeks at the start of
Why should all puppies go to school? By five months of age much
of your puppy's personality has been determined, so it is very important to
begin a class prior to this age. Early puppyhood is a critical time for
socialization and learning. This time will set the stage for the rest of your
puppy's life. This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime chance to show your puppy how
to confidently relate to other puppies, unfamiliar people, and strange sights,
sounds, and events. It is crucial that this developmental stage is used wisely!
We will work on critical skills such as socialization and bite
inhibition (developing a soft mouth), as well as issues such as housebreaking,
and chewing. Your pup will learn to control biting by playing with dogs his age.
It's important that your puppy learns to be comfortable in strange settings and
situations and to adapt to the world around him and feel at ease with other dogs
Puppy play to teach important dog-dog socialization skills,
is an important aspect of this class. We will also cover basic manners and
preventing bad habits and behavior problems. We will introduce basic obedience
such as sit, down, come, don't touch and follow. We will also discuss important
things like grooming, house training, and socialization. We will show you good
games to play with your puppy that are both fun and teach your puppy self
Instructor: Mindy Cox or Cheryl VanVoorhies.
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